Birmingham Public Library Board Minutes


June 28, 2012

8:30 a.m.

Central Library Boardroom

Meeting Called By

Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch, President

Type of Meeting

Regular Board Meeting


Trustees: Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch, President; Nell Allen, Georgia Morgan Blair, Samuel Rumore, Dora Sims, Judge Scott Vowell, Katrina Watson, Dr. Monique Gardner-Witherspoon
Advisory Member Not Present: Patricia Rumore
Staff: Irene S. Blalock, Director; Angela F. Hall, Associate Director; Edith Major, Personnel Officer; Danny Dorroh, Business Office Manager; Saundra Ross Forrest, North Avondale; Marie Nash, North Avondale; Rod Zeigler, Central Building Services; Teresa Ceravolo, Southside; Farah Ferguson, Central Business/Science/Technology; Loretta Bitten, Powderly; Jamilah Muhammad, Powderly; Opalisa Jones, Central Archives; Margurite Scott, North Birmingham; Billy Conner, Central Maintenance;
Others Present: Fred Fullerton, City Attorney; Gary Ohlman, City Architect; Tracy Williams, Volkert & Associates; Bobby E. Horne, President of the North Avondale Neighborhood Association

Call To Order


Public Voices


City Architect, Gary Ohlman

Legal, Fred Fullerton

Personnel Committee

Unfinished Business

New Business

Director's Report

Finance and Budget Update

Update of Library and Director Activities

Donations and Funds Received



Submitted By

Irene S. Blalock, Secretary