• All Wichita Public Library locations will be closed Sunday, September 1 and Monday, September 2.

Board of Directors

Library Board President Kevin McWhorter

The Library Board of Directors is comprised of fourteen members appointed by the Wichita City Council. Members are appointed for two-year terms and may serve a total of eight consecutive years.

You may contact the Board:

Meeting Schedule

Regular meetings are held at noon on the third Tuesday of each month at the Advanced Learning Library.

To request a space in an upcoming Board of Directors meeting, fill out the Public Agenda Request Form and submit to the Director of Libraries. There are five public agenda spots available per board meeting.

August 20, 2019 Agenda Packet

Upcoming Board Meetings

  • Tuesday, September 17, Noon
  • Tuesday, October 15, Noon
  • Tuesday, November 19, Noon
  • Tuesday, December 17, Noon

Officers of the Library Board of Directors

Kevin McWhorter
(District IV Appointee)

  • A. Lamont Anderson, Sr.
    First Vice President
    (District I Appointee)

  • TaDonne Neal
    Second Vice President
    (District I Appointee)

  • Jonathan Winkler
    (District VI Appointee)

  • Jennifer Goheen
    (District VI Appointee)

Other Members

  • Erinn Bock
    (District V Appointee)

  • Axel Chacon
    (Mayoral Appointee)

  • Donna Douglas
    (District II Appointee)

  • Dr. Justin Henry
    (District IV Appointee)

  • Lauren Hirsh
    (District III Appointee)

  • Randall Johnston
    (District V Appointee)

  • Shannon Littlejohn
    (Mayoral Appointee)

  • Shelby Petersen
    (District III Appointee)

  • Chuck Schmidt
    (District II Appointee)

Previous Meeting Materials

collapse Year : 2019 ‎(14)
2019-08-20 Meeting Packet
2019-07-16 Meeting Packet
2019-06-18 Minutes
2019-06-18 Meeting Packet
2019-05-21 Minutes
2019-05-21 Meeting Packet
2019-04-16 Minutes
2019-04-16 Meeting Packet
2019-03-19 Minutes
2019-03-19 Meeting Packet
2019-02-19 Minutes
2019-02-19 Meeting Packet
2019-01-15 Minutes
2019-01-15 Meeting Packet
collapse Year : 2018 ‎(15)
2018-12-18 Minutes
2018-12-18 Meeting Packet
2018-11-20 Minutes
2018-11-20 Meeting Packet
2018-10-16 Minutes
2018-10-16 Meeting Packet
2018-09-18 Minutes
2018-08-21 Minutes
2018-07-17 Minutes
2018-06-19 Minutes
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