Fiscal & Business Issues Discussion Group

Community of Practice: Management & Leadership

Charge: To facilitate the exchange of ideas and information on fiscal, business and related administrative issues in libraries.

Roster

Kenneth E. Flower (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Leslie Rae LaBarte (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Kristine L. Reed (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2021)
Fred Reuland (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2022)
Kerry Ward (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2022)

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Our Work

Deliverables:

  • One Discussion Group a year at Annual

Expected Time Commitment:

  • Two hours a year - one to work with staff on conference scheduling and one to lead the group meeting

Desired skills, knowledge, experience:

  • Interest or experience with library fiscal/business policies
  • Small group facilitation skills

Staff contact and role:

  • Kerry Ward, kward@ala.org, 800-5454-2433, ext. 5036. Overall management, committee charges/appointments, budget requests, etc.
  • Fred Reuland, freuland@ala.org, 800-545-2433, ext. 5032. Communication support, discussion group scheduling, etc.

Resources available:

  • Support from community leaders
  • Virtual meeting support
  • ALA Connect