Birmingham Public Library Board Minutes


April 24,2014

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, Dr. Monique Gardner-Witherspoon, Kimberly Richardson, Samuel Rumore, Dora Sims, Judge Scott Vowell, Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch,
Board Member Not Present: Katrina Watson
Advisory Member Present: Dr. Regina Ammon
Staff: Irene S. Blalock, Director; Angela F. Hall, Associate Director; Edith Major, Personnel Officer; Danny Dorroh, Business Officer Manager; Sandi Lee, Coordinator; Wanda McGinnis, East Lake; Felita Hawkins, Coordinator; Kelly Laney, Springville Road; Brandon Smith, Springville Road; Pamela Jessie, Woodlawn Branch Head; Karnecia Williams, Inglenook Branch Head; Diana Prince, Central Administration; Jennifer Neely, Central Administration
Others Present: Tyrone Silman, Mayor's Office; Nicole King, City Attorney; Terry Oglesby, City Architect; Hope Cooper, Retired BPL Employee; Virginia Guthrie, Retired BPL Employee; Kay Kinnear, Retired BPL Employee; Yvonne Crumpler, Retired BPL Employee

Call To Order


Star of the Month

"I Am BPL" and "Programs Enriching Lives" Awards

Terry Oglesby, City Architect

Nicole King, City Attorney

Director's Report

HVAC Repairs for Central

Update of Library and Director Activities

Gifts, Grants, Awards, and Donations

Upcoming Events


New Business


Submitted By

Irene S. Blalock, Secretary