Governance (Council and Executive Board)

The Executive Board is elected by the Council to approve Marmot budgets, contracts, policies, and member fees. The Board meets at least quarterly.

The Board President may appoint Committees to carry on the business of the Corporation or to advise the Board. "Task Forces" (not explicitly mentioned in the Bylaws) may be formed from time to time to perform or oversee special projects.

Current Executive Board Members

Picture Office Name Email Term ends
President, At-Large Lori Barnes  

LBarnes-at-vailgov.com

2nd - 2017
Vice President, Academic Kevin Williams kwilliams-at-coloradomtn.edu 2nd - 2017
Treasurer, Public Library Joseph Sanchez jsanchez-at-mcpld.org 2nd - 2018
Schools  Shelly Fratzke shelly.fratzke-at-d51schools.org 1st - 2018

At-Large Barbara Milnor bmilnor-at-basaltlibrary.org Special - 2017

 

The Marmot Council is comprised of representatives appointed by Member Libraries. The primary responsibility of the Council is to approve amendments to the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws of the Corporation. The Council meets at least once a year, in the spring. Every few years the Council meets to create a "Strategic Plan" to guide annual decisions regarding budgets and special projects.

The Executive Director is hired by the Board the to manage day-to-day activities of the corporation, and to supervise staff who provide services for member libraries.