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Amy Lappin

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Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 19, 2022 2:33 PM
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Hi Nicholas, If we vote yes to the third motion, we are definitely setting a direction and beginning the process, but not committing to the structure sent out by TAG. Thanks,Amy Amy Lappin Deputy Director Lebanon Public Libraries Lebanon, NH 03766 603-448-2459 ALA Councilor-at-Large, 2020-2022
Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 17, 2022 1:09 PM
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Dear Councilors,  Upon the advice of ALA's legal counsel regarding the way the Charter of 1879 is written, we have amended the potential TAG motions. The changes are in red, so you can quickly identify them. The motions now read, "Executive Board" in place of "Board of Directors" and "Leadership  Assembly" ...
Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 17, 2022 1:08 PM
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Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 17, 2022 12:23 PM
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Hello Councilors, At last week's TAG session, it was mentioned that it would be helpful to see the TAG models with a column including the current structure. This is quite clearly a bare bones model (as are the recommended models). I hope you will find them helpful. Best, Amy Amy Lappin Transforming ...
Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 17, 2022 12:22 PM
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I would like to clarify that while the TAG meeting tomorrow (Wednesday 1/12/22 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. CT) is indeed for Councilors, all members are welcome to attend and ask questions or comment. The Transforming ALA Governance Task Force intends for the meeting to be in the format of a forum rather than ...
Hi John,Absolutely! It is open to any ALA member. I hope you will register! Best,Amy-- Amy Lappin Deputy Director Lebanon Public Libraries Lebanon, NH 03766 603-448-2459 ALA Councilor-at-Large, 2020-2022
Hello Dorcas,Yes, by all means share these documents with the Texas Library Association and whoever else might be interested in reading them. They were sent first to Council for consideration for this month's discussion and Council sessions, but they are not internal documents. Best,Amy Amy Lappin Deputy ...
Posted By Amy Lappin Nov 5, 2021 2:18 PM
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Hello Jennifer,Thanks for the suggestion. Best,Amy Amy Lappin Deputy Director Lebanon Public Libraries Lebanon, NH 03766 603-448-2459 NH Library Association Immediate Past President, 2021 ALA Councilor-at-Large, 2020-2022
Posted By Amy Lappin Nov 5, 2021 12:09 PM
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Thank you Dorcas. I should add that we are looking forward to having information to Council ahead of time in order to have what we believe will be a productive and energizing discussion at LibLearnX in January. Best,Amy
Posted By Amy Lappin Nov 5, 2021 11:52 AM
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Dear Council Members,  As you may be aware the Transforming ALA Governance Task Force was appointed by President Patty Wong in August of 2021 following on the work of the Forward Together Resolutions Working Group which disbanded at the end of ALA Annual in June of 2021.  Our charge: To a) indicate ...
Posted By Amy Lappin Aug 31, 2021 2:23 PM
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Hello Dorcas, Thank you for your question. To clarify, the task force is not charged with making final decisions. We are looking at how the work to date can be operationalized to move us further toward a workable governance model. We plan to communicate often with both Council and membership throughout ...
Posted By Amy Lappin Jun 12, 2018 5:46 PM
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Hi Sara, The New Hampshire Library Association voted today to endorse this resolution. Best, Amy Amy Lappin NH Chapter Councilor Amy Lappin Deputy Director Lebanon Public Libraries Lebanon, NH 03766 603-448-2459
Posted By Amy Lappin Jan 25, 2016 9:08 AM
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Hi Sari, As you are probably aware, there was discussion at MW, out and about and in the Council forums, about making Council sessions more productive when they end early. I think a work session as proposed would be a great idea. Thanks! Amy Lappin NH Chapter Councilor