NEWS: PrairieCat FY23 Election Results

Action: Informational

Thank you for voting in the FY23 PrairieCat Election for open seats on the Administrative Council, Circulation Committee, and Technical Services Committee. Thank you to the candidates who volunteered to serve! As a reminder, these are open meetings and anyone is welcome to attend when these groups meet. Meeting information is posted on the PrairieCat website.<> All seats are for 3-year terms unless noted otherwise.

Administrative Council

  • Academic/School/Special Library Seat: Laura Watson, Library Director, Highland Community College
  • At Large Seat: Kimberly Brozovich, Director of Technical Services, Rock Island PL
  • Public Library Tier 1 Seat:  Emily Faulkner, Library Director, Dekalb PL
  • Public Library Tier 2 Seat:  Kelly McCully, Library Director, Bourbonnais PLD

Circulation Committee

  • At Large Seat:  Eric Linnell, Circulation & Technical Services Supervisor, Bourbonnais PLD
  • Public Library Tier 1 Seat:  Jolyce Abernathy-Morris, Circulation Manager, New Lenox PLD
  • Public Library Tier 2 Seat:  Jenny Hansen, Public Services Manager, Cherry Valley PLD
  • Public Library Tier 3 Seat:  Emily Kofoid, Director, Graves-Hume PLD

Technical Services Committee

  • At Large Seat:  Ashley Swanson, Head of Technical Services, Fossil Ridge PLD
  • At Large Seat:  Lora Totton-Schwarz, Head of Technical Services, Woodstock PL
  • Public Library Tier 2 Seat:  Alice Groth, Department Head Technical Services, East Moline PL
  • Public Library Tier 2 Seat:  Kat Solheim, Technical Services, Nippersink PLD
  • Public Library Tier 3 Seat:  Nicole West, Technical Services Assistant, River Valley DL