Friday, 11/7
LTA is proud to offer the following presentation at NYLA’s Conference at Saratoga Springs:

Advanced Trustee Training (Beyond Your Average Boot Camp)
Friday 8:30 AM – 9:45 AM
Saratoga Hilton: Saratoga Ballroom 3

This popular program is updated and revised for 2014. Trustee fundamentals will be covered, but more advanced trustee concerns will also be addressed. Part of the presentation will be based on your specific questions and interests.

Richard Strauss, Past President Onondaga County Library System
Joseph Eisner, Chairperson Plainview-Old Bethpage Library

Please use the following form as soon as possible to let Dick and Joe know what issues you would like them to include in their presentation.

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What Would You Like to Learn More About?

About the speakers:

Mr. Strauss is a dedicated volunteer and advocate for libraries. He has served Jordan Bramley Library since 1995, Onondaga County Public Library as well as its Foundation, and LTA for nine years, where he also served as President. Organizations have benefited from Dick’s strong financial and operational professional experience since the early 1990s. Dick was the recipient of LTA’s Distinguished Service Award in 2013. This award is presented by LTA, on occasion, to those individuals demonstrating outstanding service to NYS libraries on a local, regional and statewide level.

Mr. Eisner is a retired public library director, and current chair of the Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library Board. He is the compiler of the Handbook of Library Laws and Regulations in New York State (currently being revised). His expertise includes knowledge gained from 42 years experience as a public library administrator in New York State. He served on the the Library Trustees Foundation Board (predecessor of LTA), is a recipient of LTA’s Velma K. Moore Award, and shares his advice with LTA members through his “Ask Joe Eisner” service.

We look forward to seeing you there!