Terms of service on the Arrowhead Library System (ALS) Governing Board start January 1. Board officers and committee chairs for 2013 are Marge McPeak (President), Patrick Layman (Secretary), Terry Anderson (Budget Committee chair), Audrey Stattelman (Personnel Committee chair), and Dennis Jerome (Governance Committee chair).The ALS Board
consists of thirteen positions. One person appointed by each of the
County Boards of Commissioners in Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching,
Lake, and Lake of the Woods. Three people appointed by the St. Louis
County Board of Commissioners. One person representing ALS member public
libraries. One person representing ALS member K-12/School libraries.
One person representing ALS member Academic/High Education  libraries .
One person representing ALS member Special libraries.

The ALS Board as of January 1, 2013:

CARLTON COUNTY
Terry Anderson (Cloquet)

COOK COUNTY
Audrey Stattelman (Hovland)

ITASCA COUNTY
Dennis Jerome (Grand Rapids)

KOOCHICHING COUNTY
Rob Ecklund (International Falls)

LAKE COUNTY
Brad Jones (Two Harbors)

LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY
Tom Hanson (Baudette)

ST. LOUIS COUNTY
Jane Brissett (Duluth)
Patrick Layman (Aurora)
Marge McPeak (Tower)

PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Michele Monson (Two Harbors Public Library)

SPECIAL LIBRARIES
Christopher Welter (Iron Range Research Center)

ACADEMIC LIBRARIES
Steve Bean (Itasca Community College)

SCHOOL LIBRARIES
Amanda Houle (Marshall School)

ALS Board member Jane Brissett receives the oath of office from Secretary Layman at the ALS Board meeting on February 14, 2013.