With the arrival of spring comes the arrival of nominations for new members of the 2021-2022 NEO-RLS Board of Trustees. We have 4 seats open for election. The nomination process begins April 1st
and runs through April 30th with elections held beginning May 1st
. Do you have ideas and opinions about the future of continuing education and member services for the libraries in our region? Do you want to be part of a group of creative, engaged Board members helping to shape and realize the vision of NEO-RLS? If the answer is yes, we hope you will decide to run for the 2021-2022 open Board of Trustees seats. We are looking for those interested in representing Zone 2 libraries (libraries with a total operating revenue of $1,500,000 - $3,999,999), Zone 3 libraries (libraries with a total operating revenue of $800,000 - $1,499,999), Zone 4 libraries (libraries with a total operating revenue of up to $799,999) and Academic Libraries. Board terms are three years and new members of the Board will serve from July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2024. In order to be eligible to run for election you must be the designated representative for your library. Library Directors may serve as the representative OR
may appoint others to serve as the representative. An email including a link to the nomination form will be sent out to representatives on April 1st
. If you don’t receive the form and would like to run, please contact me
. Feel free to contact William Rutger
, Board President, if you have questions about the responsibilities of a Trustee. You can also visit our website to check out your current Board members
and ask them your questions. We hope you will consider being an active part of our vision to maximize library potential together!