Library Board of Trustees

The West Allis Public Library is governed by a nine member Board of Trustees that includes the Superintendent of Schools or his/her representative. The members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Common Council. Each trustee is appointed for a three year term.


View the Library Board Bylaws


Meetings are held the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. The public is welcome to attend.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Agendas are available in the Legislative Information Center.

Minutes are available following approval. Minutes are available in the Legislative Information Center.

To view minutes from 2017 and earlier, click this link.


  • Elizabeth Suelzer, President
  • Darren Rausch, Vice President
  • Jody Rymaszewski, Secretary
  • Barbara Hart, Financial Secretary
  • Jamie Arneson
  • Adam Hengel
  • Cathy Manthei
  • Alderperson Ray Turner
  • Open Seat

Contact the Library Board

You may contact the Board of Trustees by addressing your correspondence to:

Elizabeth Suelzer, Board President
West Allis Public Library
7421 W National Avenue
West Allis, WI 53214