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Transition Board: First Meeting

April 5th, 2011

The Transition Board of the Illinois Heartland Library System met for the first time on Tuesday, March 29th. The meeting began with the selection of a convener for the meeting. Mary Ann Pohl was selected and ably conducted the approval of the By-laws for the system and the election of president. Tom Turner from the Shawnee Library System was elected as President of the Transition Board and conducted the rest of the meeting. Other officers of the Transition Board are: Vice President, Val Green; Secretary, Janet Hasten; Treasurer, Diane Steele; Open Meetings Act Designee, Katie Marsh; Freedom of Information Designee, Karen Bounds.

The Board passed a policy on meeting electronically and procedures for committees. A discussion on an Executive Director produced no decisions. It was a full meeting lasting nearly three hours.

The next meeting of the Transition Board will be Thursday, April 7 at 6 PM at the Hilton Garden Inn, Effingham in the Kennedy/Reagan Room.

The Planning Panel will meet on Friday, April 8 at the Effingham Knights of Columbus hall beginning at 10 AM with committee meetings, a full panel meeting and a board study session in the afternoon.

Beverly J. Obert, Executive Director Rolling Prairie Library System

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