NEWS: FY20 PrairieCat Election Results

Action: Informational

Thank you for voting in the FY20 PrairieCat election. Congratulations to the elected members below! All seats are three year terms unless listed differently. All meetings are listed in L2 for registration https://www.librarylearning.info/?LibSys=PCAT and on the PrairieCat website https://support.prairiecat.info/meetings. The meetings are open meetings, so anyone is welcome to attend, but only the 11 members vote.

Administrative Council

The Administrative Council is an eleven member elected Board that sets policy and makes recommendations to the Delegates Assembly for major purchases, the budget, and membership changes.

Academic/School/Special Library Seat  |  Laura Watson, Highland Community College

At Large Seat (1 year term)  |  Michele Arms, Cherry Valley PLD

At Large Seat  |  Patti Smith, Robert W. Rowe PLD

Tier 1 Public Library Seat  |  Emily Faulkner, DeKalb PL

Tier 2 Public Library Seat  |  Emily Porter, Byron PLD

 

Circulation Committee

The Circulation Committee discusses circulation and OPAC topics, reviews circulation procedures, and works together to resolve circulation issues. It is empowered to make decision on procedure and some policy decisions, and to make recommendations to the Administrative Council for higher level policy decisions.

At Large Seat  |  Beth Wood, Robert W. Rowe PLD

Tier 1 Public Library Seat  |  Jolyce Abernathy-Morris, New Lenox PLD

Tier 2 Public Library Seat  |  Jenny Hansen-Peterson, Cherry Valley PLD

Tier 3 Public Library Seat  |  Patti Smith, Robert W. Rowe PLD

 

Technical Services Committee

The Technical Services Committee discusses technical services topics, reviews technical services procedures, and works together to resolve technical services issues. It is empowered to make decision on procedure and some policy decisions, and to make recommendations to the Administrative Council for higher level policy decisions.

At Large Seat  |  Lora Totton-Schwarz, Woodstock PL

At Large Seat  | Deborah Shippy, Moline PL

Tier 2 Public Library Seat |  Dixie DeBord, Yorkville PL

Tier 2 Public Library Seat  |  Dana Fine, Princeton PL

Tier 3 Public Library Seat  |  Nicole West, River Valley District Library