The December 3, 2001 Reorganization Meeting of the Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors convened at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Library with President Craig Roadarmel in charge of the meeting.

 

Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

 

President Roadarmel welcomed everyone followed by a roll call of the Holdover Board Members.

BOARD MEMBERS

Elsie Bittner††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Linda Kreischer†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Karl Meyer††††††††††††††††††††

Craig Roadarmel††††††††† Daniel Yeager†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

 

OTHERS PRESENT

Dr. Alex Dubil, Acting Superintendent; Joseph Springer, Business Manager; Tresa Britch, Board Secretary; Richard J. Roberts, Jr., Solicitor; Pat Shultz, Alan Lonoconus, David Becker, and Bill Hoffner, Administrators; district residents; and members of the media.

 

REORGANIZATION ITEMS

On a motion by Bittner and second by Meyer, Dan Yeager was nominated for President pro tempore to preside over nominations and election of President.With no further nominations, on a motion by Kreischer and second by Bittner, nominations were closed, and by roll call vote:†††††† 4-Yes, 1-Abstention (Yeager abstained), the motion carried.

 

President pro tempore Yeager administered the oath of office to the newly elected (3) and reelected (1) board members.

 

BOARD MEMBERS

Rae Atherton††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Elsie Bittner††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Linda Kreischer†††††††††††

Marvin Johnson, Jr.††††††††††††††††††††††† Gary Londis†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Karl Meyer†††††††††††††††††

Michael Orn†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Craig Roadarmel††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Daniel Yeager††

 

President pro tempore Yeager called for nominations for President.

 

On a motion by Kreischer and second by Bittner, Craig Roadarmel was nominated for President.With no further nominations, on a motion by Atherton and second by Meyer, nominations were closed, and by roll call vote:8-Yes, 1-Abstention (Roadarmel abstained), the motion carried.

 

President Roadarmel called for nominations for Vice President.

 

On a motion by Kreischer and second by Yeager, Karl Meyer was nominated for Vice President.With no further nominations, on a motion by Atherton and second by Kreischer, nominations were closed, and by roll call vote:8-Yes, 1-Abstention (Meyer abstained), the motion carried.

 

On a motion by Kreisher and second by Atherton, designating Karl Meyer as Legislative Chairperson for the 2002 calendar year to serve as the districtís contact for PSBAís governmental relations efforts and to participate in county level Legislative Action meetings with members of the General Assembly, was approved.Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

On a motion by Atherton and second by Yeager, designating Gary Londis as the PSBA Representative for the 2002 calendar year to serve as the districtís liaison with PSBA by serving on the regional cabinet which meets at least once a year, was approved.Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

On a motion by Atherton and second by Bittner, designating Dan Yeager as a representative on the Columbia-Montour Area Vocational-Technical School Joint Operating Committee for a three-year term to expire November 30, 2004, was approved.Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

On a motion by Atherton and second by Yeager, the meeting dates, times, and location for the 2002 calendar year per Exhibit A as amended, were approved.Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

ITEM Ė REORGANIZATION DISCUSSION

President Roadarmel asked that the Board members submit their committee preference requests to him (Exhibit B).He will try to honor as many of the requests as possible when appointing committee members.

 

BOARD COMMENTS

 

RECOGNITION OF THE PUBLIC

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

On a motion by Bittner and second by Yeager, the meeting was adjourned at 7:16 p.m.Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tresa J. Britch

Board Secretary