Skip to main content

Library Board

The Briggs District Library Board of Trustees

About the Board

The Briggs District Library Board exists to responsibly manage the Library's resources with the mission of providing easily accessible services, materials, and programs to people of all ages in order to meet their evolving recreational, cultural, informational, and educational needs.

The Board consists of seven members -- three appointed by the City Commission of the City of St. Johns, and four appointed by the St. Johns Public Schools Board of Education.  Board members are appointed to four-year terms, and are eligible for re-appointment to a second consecutive four-year term.


Joining the Board

If you have interest in serving on the Briggs District Library Board, information about the Board and an application can be found here.  Completed applications can be submitted to the library or to Library Director Sara Morrison at  The Board of Trustees will review applications as positions for appointment become available.


Briggs District Library Board of Trustees:

Board Member Title Term Ends
Kimberly Skorna Chair December 31, 2025
Rebecca Daman Vice Chair December 31, 2024
Jean Ruestman Treasurer December 31, 2023
Renae Larsen Secretary December 31, 2026
Brad Jorae Trustee December 31, 2026

The Library Board meets a minimum of six times throughout the year, will additional meetings scheduled at the discretion of the Board Chair.  The meetings are held the second Thursday of the month, with exceptions noted below, at 6:00p.m. in the Briggs Library Meeting Room.  The Briggs District Library is barrier-free. The meetings are open to all members of the public under Michigan's Open Meetings Act. For further information, contact the Library at (989) 224-4702.


2023 Briggs District Library Board Meeting Schedule:

January 12
February 9
March 9   [Draft]
April 13
May 11
June 8
August 10
September 14
October 12
November 9
January 11, 2024

2022 Library Board Meeting Minutes:

January 13
January 22
February 10
March 10
April 14
May 12
June 9
June 23
August 11
September 8
October 13  
November 10