Wilmette Public Library Board of Trustees

Three Library Board Seats on Ballot

The consolidated Election will be held on April 6, 2021. The Library has three Library Board seats on the ballot, all for 4-year terms. The following candidate’s names will appear on the ballot in the order presented.

Library Trustee (vote for 3)

  • Julie Cho
  • MaryAnne O’Keefe
  • Stuart Wolf
  • Tracy Sommer
  • Patricia Nealon
  • Ronald Rodgers

Candidate Forum

To help the community learn about candidates and issues in the April 6 local elections, the League of Women Voters - Wilmette is partnering with Wilmette Public Library to hold virtual candidate forums for all contested races on the ballot. Have questions that you want answered? Simply email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday, March 5. The forum schedule is:

  • March 13: Village Board President, Village Board of Trustees, Park District Commissioners
  • March 20: Public Library Trustees, D39 Board of Education, D203 NT Board of Education

The forums are free to attend, but registration is required and you must register for each forum separately.

Voting Resources

Cook County Clerk’s Office: https://www.cookcountyclerkil.gov/ or 312-603-5656

Illinois Voter Guide: an online voter resource powered by the League of Women Voters of Illinois

Voter Registration

To be eligible to vote in the Consolidated Election, residents must be registered. The in-person registration deadline is March 9 and the online registration deadline is March 21.

Early Voting

Early Voting Residents who wish to vote early may do so from March 22 to April 5 at sites selected by the County Clerk. Early voting sites can be found using the Village’s online resources

Vote by Mail

Any registered Cook County voter may request a mail ballot; the last day to request a mail-in ballot is April 1. The Cook County Clerk’s Office encourages voters to apply as early as possible to make sure you receive your ballot in time to vote. Mail ballots must be postmarked by April 6; election officials encourage mail-in voters to return their ballots as early as possible.


The polls will be open on Election Day, April 6. Residents who are unsure of their polling place or precinct should contact the Cook County Clerk’s Office.


Name Term Expires

Lisa G. McDonald - President
E-mail Trustee McDonald


Stuart Wolf - Vice President
E-mail Trustee Wolf


Ronald Rodgers - Treasurer
E-mail Trustee Rodgers


Jan Barshis - Secretary
E-mail Trustee Barshis


Joan Fishman - Trustee
E-mail Trustee Fishman


Dan Johnson - Trustee
E-mail Trustee Johnson


Fina Riddle - Trustee
E-mail Trustee Riddle



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