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Columbia and Boone County Library District Board

The Columbia and Boone County Library District Board is not staffed by the City of Columbia.  Meeting materials can be found at http://www.dbrl.org/board.

Appoints chief executive officer of the library, controls expenditures of library fund monies, purchases, leases, and sells real property, and extends use privileges to non-residents through agreements. This is a nine member board.  The Mayor appoints five members to the Board while the Boone County Commission appoints four members to the Board.  Length of terms is three years, with openings occurring in June.

Members & Terms:

  • Lynn Hostetler - Term Ending June 30, 2019
  • Philip Harrison - Term Ending June 30, 2019
  • Lisa Groshong - Term Ending June 30, 2020
  • Kathleen Markie - Term Ending June 30, 2021
  • Khaki Westerfield - Term Ending June 30, 2021
  • August Nielsen - Term Ending June 30, 2021 (Boone County Appointee)
  • Dorothy Carner - Term Ending June 30, 2020 (Boone County Appointee)
  • Pat Powell - Term Ending June 30, 2019 (Boone County Appointee)
  • Susan Daly - Term Ending June 30, 2020 (Boone County Appointee)

Establishing Legislation:

The legislative authority for the Columbia and Boone County Library District Board is contained in Chapter 182 of the Revised Statutes of the State of Missouri.

The Daniel Boone Regional Library website has additional information as well.