Board of Trustees

City of Saugatuck

  • Bonnie Lowe, vice president
  • Larry Blose, secretary

City of the Village of Douglas

  • Charles Mason, trustee
  • Demetrhea Terrien, trustee

Saugatuck Township

  • Mark Chancey, treasurer
  • David Blatt, president

Library Director

  • Ingrid Steen Boyer, ex-officio

2023-2024 Budget Proposal

About the Board

Library Trustees are appointed to the governing Library Board and the terms are four years. The board is authorized to:

  • Adopt bylaws and rules for the board’s governance
  • Maintain control over the building and grounds of the library
  • Control the expenditure of all funds credited to the library fund
  • Appoint, supervise, evaluate, discipline or remove a director
  • Approve an annual library budget
  • Adopt policies, rules and regulations regarding use of the library


Board meetings are regularly scheduled for the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm at the Library. The public is welcome to attend Library Board meetings. There is time set aside at the beginning of each meeting for public comment. Special meetings of the Library Board are posted at the Library subject to Open Meetings Act. 

Board Meeting Schedule for 2023

Board Meeting Minutes