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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 12:00 AM

MLA 2019-2020 Board of Directors Election Results

Congratulations to MLA's new directors elected by the membership. Julia Eisenstein, University of Detroit Mercy was voted President-elect. Scott Duimstra, Capital Area District Libraries, Karen Knox, Orion Township Public Library, Mary Freier, Northern Michigan University and Kelly Richards, Muskegon Area District Library, were elected as members-at-large. New board members will serve for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 2022.

Many thanks to all the candidates for demonstrating leadership by agreeing to run and to all our members who voted. We look forward to a great year! Please feel free to congratulate our winners.


Julia Eisenstein headshot

Julia Eisenstein
Associate Librarian
University of Detroit Mercy


Scott Duimstra headshot

Scott Duimstra
Executive Director
Capital Area District Libraries

Mary Freier Headshot

Mary Freier
Head of Public Services & Professor
Northern Michigan University

Karen Knox Library headshot

Karen Knox
Library Director
Orion Township Public Library

Kelly Richards headshot

Kelly Richards
Muskegon Area District Library


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