Birmingham Public Library Board Minutes


April 18, 2013

8:30 a.m.

Central Library Boardroom

Meeting Called By

Gwendolyn R. Amamoo, President

Type of Meeting

Regular Board Meeting


Trustees: Gwendolyn R. Amamoo, President; Georgia Morgan Blair, Vice-President; Patty A. Pilkerton, Kimberly Richardson, Samuel Rumore, Dora Sims,Katrina Watson, Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch, Dr. Monique Gardner-Witherspoon
Board Member Not Present: Judge Scott Vowell
Advisory Member Present: Dr. Regina Ammon
Staff: Irene S. Blalock, Director; Angela F. Hall, Associate Director; Edith Major, Personnel Officer; Danny Dorroh, Business Office Manager; Jaclyn Hogan, Southside Library ; Cedric Evans, Eastwood Library; Barry Crane, Springville Road; Mary Beth Newbill, Southern History ; Jim Murray, Business, Sciene and Technology-Central; Ben Petersen, Southern History; Tobin Cataldo, Acquisitions; Jared Millet, Acquisitions; Lynn Carpenter, Five Points West; Jennifer Neely, Administration
Others Present: Nicole King, City Attorney; Terry Oglesby, City Architect; James Sullivan, Young Professionals President

Call To Order



Star of the Month

Terry Oglesby, City Architect

Nicole King, Legal

Director's Report

Finance and Budget Update

Update of Library and Director Activities

Gifts, Grants, Awards, and Donations

Upcoming Events


Unfinished Business

New Business


Irene S. Blalock, Secretary