Great River Regional Library Board

Board & Committee Meetings

GRRL Board & committee meetings are governed by GRRL Bylaws to facilitate orderly and effective meetings in which to conduct the business of the Board of Trustees.

All GRRL Board meetings are open to the public and held at the St. Cloud Public Library. The Order of Business includes a Public Open Forum for members of the public to formally address the board concerning matters not on that meeting's agenda. All persons desiring to address the Board during the forum must sign up at the meeting. Comments are limited to 2 minutes maximum per person.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend and will need assistive services should contact the Administrative Assistant three business days prior to the meeting at 320-650-2500.

Press inquiries and citizen requests or questions regarding the Library Board meeting may be directed to:
Executive Director
Great River Regional Library
1300 W. St. Germain
St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-650-2500


2021 Schedule of Regular Meetings

St. Cloud Public Library at 6:00 p.m. (meeting dates, times and location are subject to change)
January 19 - Annual Meeting; March 16; May 18; July 20; September 21; November 16

Note: Documents posted before their corresponding meeting date are drafts.

2021 Meetings
November 16 Regular Meeting
September 21 Regular Meeting
July 20 Regular Meeting
June 15 This meeting has been canceled.
May 18 Finance Committee at 5:30 p.m., Board of Trustees at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom
April 20 Finance Committee at 6:00 p.m.
March 16 Finance Committee at 5:00 p.m., Personnel Committee at 6:00 p.m., Board of Trustees at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom
February 16 Finance Committee at 5:15 p.m., Board of Trustees work session at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom
January 19 Board of Trustees at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom

Board Meeting information from Years Past
2020

2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009


GRRL Board of Trustees

The 15-member Board of Trustees is comprised of representatives from all six member counties. As a member of the Board, there are basic and individual responsibilities as well as desired personal characteristics which have been outlined in a job description for Trustees. Please contact your county administrator if you are interested in serving on the GRRL Board of Trustees.

You can contact board members via email by clicking on the links next to each one - or you can send an email to the entire board.

Ed Popp
Ed Popp
Benton County
County Commissioner
15274 5th Avenue NE
Rice, MN 56367
320-393-2886
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Randy Winscher
Randy Winscher
Morrison County
County Commissioner
5818 180th Avenue
Royalton, MN 56373
320-584-5671
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Lisa Fobbe
Sherburne County
County Commissioner
909 Fairway Drive
Princeton, MN 55371
763-220-5472
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Jayne Dietz
Sherburne County
Citizen Member
13319 Riverview Drive
Elk River, MN 55330
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GRRL Term: 12/31/2022
Mary Eberley
Sherburne County
Citizen Member
17787 Johnson Street NW
Elk River, MN 55330
763-441-4526
GRRL Term: 12/31/2023
Leigh Lenzmeier
Leigh Lenzmeier
Stearns County
County Commissioner
1900 13th Street South
St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-255-9736
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Vacant
Stearns County
Citizen Member
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-
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Alan Amdahl
Stearns County
Citizen Member
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Albany, MN 56307
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GRRL Term: 12/31/2023
George Fiedler
Stearns County
Citizen Member
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Rice, MN
320-333-2509
GRRL Term: 12/31/2022
Zurya Anjum
Zurya Anjum
Stearns County
Citizen Member
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Sartell, MN 56377
-
GRRL Term: 12/31/2023
Dave Kircher
Dave Kircher
Todd County
County Commissioner
19017 Ermine Drive
Burtrum, MN 56318
320-232-0526
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Mike Kaczmarek
Wright County
County Commissioner
Wright County Govt Center
10 2nd Street NW, Room 235
Buffalo, MN 55313
763-682-7685
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Wayne Bauernschmitt
Wayne Bauernschmitt
Wright County
Citizen Member
2659 Grover Avenue NW
Maple Lake, MN 55358
-
GRRL Term: 12/31/2021
Melissa Fee
Melissa Fee
Wright County
Citizen Member
6265 Bakken Street
Monticello, MN 55362
-
GRRL Term: 12/31/2022
Jacey Wallace
Wright County
Citizen Member
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Cokato, MN
-
GRRL Term: 12/31/2022

2020 GRRL Board Appointed Committees

Executive Committee Personnel Committee Finance Committee CMLE Board

Lisa Fobbe, President
Ed Popp, Vice President
Zurya Anjum, Secretary
Wayne Bauernschmitt, Treasurer
Al Amdahl
Dave Kircher
Randy Winscher

Jayne Dietz, Chair
Zurya Anjum
Melissa Fee
Lisa Fobbe
Dave Kircher
Jacey Wallace
Randy Winscher

Ed Popp, Chair
Wayne Bauernschmitt
Lisa Fobbe
Mike Kaczmarek
Dave Kircher
Leigh Lenzmeier
Randy Winscher

Jayne Dietz 06/2021
Mary Eberley 06/2022
Vacant    6/2021
Leigh Lenzmeier 06/2022
Ed Popp 06/2022
Carla Lydon 06/2022