The Annual Meeting on August 19 and the just-prior Special Meeting brought a number of changes to the FALA Board and its structure.
First off, we are pleased to welcome one returning and one new member. After a brief break, Barbara Boschmans Beaudrie has decided to rejoin us to serve a new term. Additionally, current Marketing Committee member and FALA parent, Phil Hagen, has decided to join us.
Additionally, as part of the annual meeting, the board elected the following officers:
- Sharon Gorman, President
- Birgit Buss, Vice President (and co-chair of the Strategic Planning Committee)
- Phil Hagen, Secretary (and co-chair of the Strategic Planning Committee)
- Barbara Boschmans Beaudrie, Treasurer (and chair of Finance Committee)
Judy Jordan and Lori Poloni-Staudinger have stepped down from their positions of President and Vice President, respectively, but will remain on the Board until their terms come to an end.
Lastly, Heather Pierce has officially ended her service as Secretary and Board Member. Howeer, she will remain involved as the chair of our Marketing Committee.
We are still looking to add more board members, so if you are interested, please contact FALA Executive Director Eli Cohen, firstname.lastname@example.org.