LWVGC Annual Meeting 2016

Making Democracy Work
For Greater Cleveland and Ohio

(For League members and their guests)

 Saturday, May 21

– 9:15 am
Business meeting – 9:30 am
Catered lunch – Noon
Speaker – 12:30 pm

Location: Canalway Center at the
Cleveland MetroParks Ohio and Erie Canal Reservation
4524 E. 49th St. in Cuyahoga Heights

Lunch fee: $10 per person

Speaker:  Catherine Turcer, Common Cause Ohio
“The Puzzle of Reforming Democracy:
What’s Wrong and What Should We Work On”


Below are important materials and information
for agenda items:

Program for 2016-2017

Click on items below to open:

LWV of Greater Cleveland Program recommended for re-adoption for 2016-2017 (click here)

Budgets for 2016-2017 

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LWV of Greater Cleveland proposed 2016-2017 budget (click here)
To be approved by the membership

LWV of Greater Cleveland Education Fund proposed 2016-2017 budget (click here)
To be approved by the 2016-2017 Ed Fund Board at its first meeting

Memo from budget committee (click here)
Explains reorganization of the budget and makes recommendations

The Budget Committee comprised Alex Dade, chair, and members: Mike Baron, Conda Boyd, Adele Cohn, Pat Moyer, Joanne Siegla, and Leigh Tucker.

Nominating Committee report 

Slate of directors to be elected:

Co-President – Marcia Goldberg, 2 years 2016-2018
Co-President – Susan Murnane, 2 years 2016-2018
Treasurer – Meryl Simon, 2 years 2016-2018
Voter Service – Penny Jeffrey, 2 years 2016-2018

Pat Moyer (area of responsibility, funding and development), 2 years 2016-2018
Lisa Cech (area of responsibility, membership), 2 years 2016-2018
Maryann Barnes (area of responsibility, outreach), 1 year 2016-2017

2017 Nominating Committee to be elected:

Chair – Conda Boyd
Members – Linda Lissauer, Blanche Valancy, (one position open)

Respectfully submitted by Linda Lissauer, chair of the 2016 Nominating Committee. Committee members include Lisa Cech, Anda Cook, Nancy Dietrich, Lesley Hahn, Susan Murnane, and Blanche Valancy.