Name: Pete Lind
How long have you served on Drake Library Board of Trustees: I think I’m getting close to 5 years.
Any other volunteer or civic groups that you belong to: AGL Memorial Youth Hunt
How long have you lived in Centerville: Most of my 35 years
Why are libraries important to you? Access to the accumulated ideas of humankind is the most important liberty we enjoy.
Favorite book, author, or type of reading material? I read all kinds. Fiction and non-fiction. All kinds of Science, Philosophy, Journalism, History… Some of my favorite writers are Stephen Jay Gould, Denis Johnson, Wallace Stegner, David Foster Wallace, Mark Twain, John Cheever, Breece Pancake, Christopher Hitchens, A. C. Grayling.