About Us

Our Mission

The mission of Avon Lake Public Library is to connect the community to the world of knowledge, information, entertainment and experience through life-long learning.

2016-2019 Strategic Plan

Our Staff

William Rutger Director

Phone: 440.933.3851

Gerry Vogel Assistant Director

Phone : 440.933.7238

Lori Scheer Fiscal Officer

Phone: 440.933.7431

Maureen Minadeo Fiscal Assistant

Phone: 440.933.7857

Shea Alltmont PR and Marketing Coordinator

Phone: 440.933.8128 ext. 244

Linda Janesz DiscoveryWorks Manager

Phone: 440.933.7848

Nicholas Kelley Technology Services Manager

Phone: 440.933.6418

Dianne Russell Circulation Services Manager

Phone: 440.933.7477

Sybil Wendling Children Services Manager

Phone: 440.933.7527

Our Board

  • President

    Betsey Bell

  • Vice President

    Rebecca Schaltenbrand

  • Secretary

    John Williams

  • Trustee

    Cheryl Arnold

  • Trustee

    Holly Moore Kowalski

  • Trustee

    Steve Lavelle

  • Trustee

    Rita Stroempl

2018 Board Meeting Minutes

January 11

February 8

March 8

April 12

May 10

June 7

July 12

August- No Board Meeting

September 13

October 11

November 8

December 13

The Board of Library Trustees meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm in the Lakeshore Room.
Board meetings are open
 to the public.