TITLE: Chairperson, Professional Development Committee
MISSION STATEMENT: To enhance library service to Montanans by ensuring that library personnel and trustees can participate in high quality continuing education opportunities.
GOALS and OBJECTIVES:
To lead the committee in meeting its responsibilities, including:
November / December
Chair meets and communicates with the members of the Professional Development Committee as needed; assigns duties to committee members as needed to accomplish the work of the committee; represents the committee at meetings of the MLA Board; submits the new committee budget to the MLA Board for approval; submits information and deadlines about committee grants to the MLA membership via Wired-MT, FOCUS, Facebook and other means; collects grant applications and distributes copies to the other committee members for their consideration and recommendations; submits the committee’s recommendations for grant awards to the MLA Executive Board for its approval; notifies grant recipients and the Executive Director; and checks with the Executive Director in May to make certain that all grant recipients have submitted receipt or reports and have been paid.
Updated September 15, 2000
Updated May 5, 2017
Updated July 23, 2017
Updated January 2018