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In This Issue
- Get Your Library Questions Answered!
- Presidentís Memo
- System Overview
- Attend LTA Presentations at NYLA Conference in Saratoga Springs
- From the Editorís Desk
- Policy Spotlight
- LTA Board Update
LTA Board Update
Fall 2014 issue of Trustee
The board thanks Tim Gavin, our Association Manager and now Executive Director, for his dedication and hard work during his first year as staff. Tim has provided new ideas, guidance, administrative support and boundless energy to LTA helping it become a vibrant organization for our members and the library community in New York State.
The September meeting of the LTA Board of Directors was a busy one with plans for continued collaborations and future projects filling the agenda. Some items of interest to our readers include:
LTA director Suzanne Stockman finished three terms this past May as a representative of the Monroe County Library System. Thanks go to Suzanne for nine years of dedication and hard work.
LTA welcomed two new members to the LTA Board (see bios):
- Jesse Feiler will begin his first three year term representing the Clinton Essex Franklin Library System.
- George T. Wolf will begin his first three year term representing the Monroe County Library System.
LTA is delighted to welcome Jesse and George, both of whom bring a wealth of experience, skills and energy that will be used to represent library trustees through LTA.
Jesse Feiler is President of the Plattsburgh Public Library board, the Central Library of the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System. He previously served on the boards of the Philmont Public Library and of the Mid-Hudson Library System including three years as MHLS president.
Jesse is the author of a number of books on technology including iOS App Development for Dummies and a number of other books on FileMaker and Apple technologies.
He is app architect of Champlain Arts Corp, and is the author of Saranac River Trail, Minutes Machine, and Travels With... apps for iOS.
He can be reached at email@example.com.
George T. Wolf lives in Fairport, NY and has played various roles in his library community He has served as President of Fairport Public Library and as a trustee at Rochester Public Library and the Monroe County Library System. George is also a trustee on the Friends and Foundation of Rochester Public Library.
George’s legal practice concentrates on estate planning and administration, real estate, small business transactions and municipal law. He is a member of the Monroe County Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. George is also interested in local history and is a trustee of the Perinton Historical Society.
Welcome, Jesse and George!