People

  • CAB Secretary

    Debbie is the Library Skills Trainer for the Lake County Public Library having first worked in the LCPL system since the age of 14. In addition to a Masters in Library Science from Indiana University, Debbie’s BA studies at Purdue Calumet (now...

  • A native of central Illinois, Emily Remster graduated from Valparaiso University with a degree in Home Economics. She is now retired from the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service in Porter County and currently serves as Secretary of the Porter...

  • Ms. Tuohy's career has includes professional dance, teaching and artistic direction in England, Europe and the United States. In 1979 she founded the Imperial Dance Studios, which became Indiana Ballet Theatre NW, Inc. in 1991. She has earned...

  • Ingrid is the director for Lake County Public Library (LCPL). She began her career at the library in 1977 as a teenager and later received her master's degree in library science from Indiana University. She worked her way up through the library...

  • In Larry Galler’s 20 years as a business consultant, he has worked with small and mid-size businesses throughout the USA and Canada to create breakthroughs in management and marketing. He is well prepared for this role by his years as the owner...

  • Larry is a retired automotive service technician with over 40 years of experience. His past automotive positions include the shops at JC Penney, Montgomery Ward and a number of locally-owned companies. He appreciates the lifelong learning that...

  • CAB Chair
  • Sue grew up on the south side of Chicago, graduated from Crown Point H.S. and Indiana University in Bloomington. Her entire career as an elementary school teacher was spent in the Valparaiso Community Schools. She has served on the board of the...

  • CAB Vice-Chair

    Current co-president of the Porter County League of Women Voters, Suzette Clayton previously lived in Lake County for over 37 years, and has now resided in Porter County since 2013. Suzette has connected with Northwest Indiana communities...

  • Lakeshore Public Media Volunteer Coordinator

    Coming full circle after 30 years, Teresa Brouillette returns to her roots in Northwest Indiana. Her professional career began in the early 1980s as Interim General Manager/Ticket Manager with the Northwest Indiana Symphony. She then relocated...