Chadwick-Milledgeville CUSD #399 Installs New Board of Education
Brad Smith and Shelly Kappes, newly seated Chadwick Milledgeville CUSD #399 Board Members at the April 29th, 2013 Special Board Meeting.
During a Special Meeting held April 29, 2013 in the Milledgeville High School Library, the Chadwick-Milledgeville School District reorganized the Board of Education.
The current Board was officially adjourned, and the new Board called the meeting tot order. The Oath of Office was administered by Superintendent Tim Schurman to the four newly elected board members: Sandra Baylor-Schmidt, Brad Smith, Dave Wagenknecht, and Shelly Kappes.
The new Board members then appointed President Pro Tem Dave Wagenknecht, and Secretary Pro Tem Pam Eubanks.
Elected to Two year Terms was President Sandra Baylor-Schmidt, Vice President Dave Wagenknecht, and Secretary Pam Eubanks.
Regular Meeting Date and Place was then established. Meetings will be held on the third Monday of each month beginning at 7:00 P.M at the Milledgeville High School Library.
The new Board approved affirmation of Previous Board’s Policies and Actions; Designated Milledgeville State Bank and THE National Bank as Depositories of School Funds; Approved Appointment as School District Treasurer Mr. Jerry Carter, Vice President of the Milledgeville State Bank; Approved appointment of School District Auditor – Benning Group LLC of Freeport; Approved appointment of School District Attorney – Mr. Tim Zollinger of Ward, Murray, Pace, and Johnson in Sterling; Approved appointment of School District Architect – Mr. Scott Johnson of Richard Johnson Associates in Rockford; and Approved appointment of Elmer Rahn Jr. as Delegate to IASB Governing Board.
Chadwick Milledgeville CUSD #399 Board President Sandra Baylor-Schmidt presenting a plaque to outgoing board member, Liz Hutchison in honor of her eight years of dedicated service at the April 29th, 2013 Special Board Meeting. Absent was Kim Gebhardt, who also received a plaque for her eight years of dedicated service.
Committee Appointments are as follows:
Education and Technology-Brad Smith & Shannon Schave
Finance and Budget-Shannon Schave & Elmer Rahn Jr.
Transportation-Brad Smith & Dave Wagenknecht
Building and Grounds-Dave Wagenknecht & Elmer Rahn Jr.
Discipline-Shelly Kappes & Pam Eubanks
Citizens Advisory-Shelly Kappes & Pam Eubanks
Approved the hire of new District Technology Coordinator Mr. Eric Hernandez of Sterling beginning on or before June 1, 2013.
Approved four year lease of laptops for 1:1 initiative at the high school to be paid after July 1, 2013. The district will lease 185 Lenovo lap top computers at a cost of $498 each. The lease payment for each of the four years will be $24,790 per year.
The next regular meeting of the Chadwick-Milledgeville CUSD #399 Board of Education will be Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. in the Milledgeville High School Library.