/ Big Read Lakeshore

Committee Members

NEA Big Read Lakeshore is run primarily through its committee members, whose effort and commitment help make the Big Read a success every year.

  • Kristin Armstrong – Saugatuck Center for the Arts
  • Claudia Berry – Community member
  • Audra Bolhuis – West Ottawa Schools
  • Emily Christenson – CultureWorks
  • Russ Dykstra, MD – Community member
  • Anne Harrison – Herrick District Library
  • Sally Hoekstra - Hope College
  • Viola Jackson - Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony
  • Kelly Jacobsma – Hope College
  • LuAnn Kern - City of Holland
  • Megan Koops-Fisher - Ready for School
  • Laura J. Kraly - Loutit District Library
  • Teresa Williams Krupar - Fennville District Library
  • Connie Locker VerHulst – Holland Museum
  • Nancy Miller - Ready for School
  • William Moreau – Hope College
  • Jeff Munroe – Western Theological Seminary
  • Jason Pasatta – Ottawa Area Intermediate School District
  • Pauline Remy - Hope College
  • Karen Rowe – Black River Public School
  • Lindsay Small – Fellowship Reformed Church
  • Ingrid Steen-Boyer - Saugatuck-Douglas District Library
  • Abbey Stroop – Herrick District Library
  • Mary Sundstrom – Holland Area Arts Council
  • Barb VanKuiken – Howard Miller Public Library
  • Whitney Valentine – Saugatuck Center for the Arts
  • Deborah Van Duinen - Hope College