In its first quarterly meeting of 2020, the RAD Board unanimously elected officers to serve for the 2020 calendar year in the following capacities: Dusty Elias Kirk as Chair, Daniel J. Griffin as Vice Chair, and Sylvia Fields as Secretary/Treasurer.
As newly elected Chair, Ms. Kirk made the following committee and special assignments:
· Allocations Committee: Hilda Pang Fu, Daniel J. Griffin, Anthony Ross
· Library Committee: Jackie Dixon, Daniel J. Griffin, Dusty Elias Kirk
· Project Review Committee: Sylvia Fields, Hilda Pang Fu, Daniel Rosen
· Audit Committee: Dusty Elias Kirk, Anthony Ross
· Advisory Board Liaison: Jackie Dixon
· Gender Equity Task Force: Sylvia Fields, Daniel Rosen
The Board also unanimously approved a Connections Grant in the amount of $38,000 to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh to fund a preliminary pilot of selected shared services in the areas of facilities, fund development, and human resources with several Allegheny County libraries.