Board of Directors

Board Bios

Larry Ringer (Bryan+College Station) — Chair, CTLS Board; former treasurer, CTLS Board. Former member of the CTLS Advisory Council; treasurer of the Friends of Bryan+College Station Public Library System; former mayor of College Station (10 years); Professor Emeritus, Texas A&M University.

Eileen Altmiller (Buda) – Vice Chair. Former Buda Public Library trustee; alternate CTLS lay representative; former director of St. Edward’s University library; retired Director, Office of Faculty Grants, St. Edward’s University

Barbara Crossno (Fairfield) — Secretary. Former member of the CTLS Advisory Council; member since 1975 of the Fairfield Library Association Board of Directors; acting director of the Fairfield library in 1980-1981. Currently head of the Board’s Development Committee.

Gretchen Pruett (New Braunfels)–Treasurer. Library director and former CPA.

Larry Koeninger (Bryan+College Station) Library) – Library director with many years of experience.

Alice Nixon (Corpus Christi) – retired coordinator of the South Texas Library System

Jean Phipps (East Travis Gateway Library District: Elroy & Garfield) – longtime educator and director of a library district.

Kelly Skovbjerg (Boerne) – director of the Patrick Heath Public Library

Nicki Stohr (Floresville) – director of the Sam Fore, Jr. Wilson County Library

Contact Information

Larry Ringer, Chair
4717 St. Andrews
College Station, TX 77845

Eileen Altmiller, Vice Chair
PO Box 1405
Buda, TX 78610-1405

Barbara Crossno, Secretary
324 N. Mount St.
Fairfield, TX 75840

Gretchen Pruett, Treasurer

New Braunfels Public Library

700 Common St.

New Braunfels, TX 78130-4273



Larry Koeninger

Bryan+College Station Public Library

201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803



Alice Nixon

5166 A Middlecoff Rd

Corpus Christi TX 78413



Jean Phipps, Director

East Travis Gateway Library District

16415 Greenwood Dr.

Garfield TX 78617



Kelly Skovbjerg

Patrick Heath Public Library

451 North Main, Building 100

Boerne TX 78006-2091



Nicki Stohr

Wilson County Library

1 Library Lane

Floresville TX 78114-2239