Board & Staff


Library Board

The Galesville Public Library Board of Trustees meets every other month, usually on the last Monday of even-numbered months.  

Their meetings are open to the public.  Board meetings are held in the Galesville Community Room, in the library building, beginning at 6 pm on the dates listed below.

Upcoming Board Meetings:

  • Monday, March 6, 2017
  • Monday, April 24, 2017
  • Monday, June 26, 2017
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017 [out of regular sequence]
  • Monday, October 30, 2017
  • Monday, December 11, 2017 [out of regular sequence]

Meet the Board

Bill Walz,  President   608-525-2555

Kristi Bothe, Vice-President   715-577-8922

Kelly Kreger, City Council Liaison 608-582-4864

Bruce Lehman, Treasurer 608-385-8452

Martha Riley, Member 608-582-3618

Kathy McBride, Member 608-484-1116

Matt Wenthe, School District Representative, 608-582-3500 ext 2016,


Meet the Staff

We strive to maintain a friendly, welcoming and helpful relationship with our patrons.  We hope to be of service to you soon!

Director:  Meredith Houge

Assistant Librarian/Home Delivery Co-coordinator:  Cindi Schein

Library Assistant/Youth Services:  Wina Mortenson

Library Assistant/Book Club Coordinator/Home Delivery Co-coordinator: Ellen Hovell

SCSEP Program Participant: Terry Helgeson
(SCSEP = Senior Community Service Employment Program)