Library Board


 The Library Board acts as an oversight body with regards to the Brown Deer Public Library.


  • When: The second Monday of the month at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Community Room A, lower level of the Brown Deer Public Library


  • Ruth Braden, President (appointed 2018) 
  • Dolores Brown (appointed 2021) 
  • Colleen McGuigan (appointed 2022) 
  • Ashley Ridosko (appointed 2022)
  • Donna Zimmer (reappointed 2023) 

Agendas & Minutes

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes. Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Contact Information

Do you have a question about the committee?  Reach out to staff liaison and Library Director Dana Andersen-Kopczyk at 414-371-2965 or email  

How to Join the Committee

Are you interested in joining this committee?  Fill out the online application to apply.  Appointments occur in April/May after the spring election or on an as-needed basis.  If you have questions about the role of a committee member, please reach out to the staff liaison listed above for more information.