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Amigos Board Announces Election Results, Selects Officers for 2013-14


By Larry Godwin - Posted on 28 May 2013

Dallas, TX — Amigos Library Services is pleased to announce the following persons have been elected to new three-year terms on the Amigos Board of Directors:

• Ms. Polly Boruff-Jones, Director of Library & Information Services, Drury University, Springfield, MO
• Ms. Gretchen McCord, Attorney and Consultant, Digital Information Law, Austin, TX, Independent Director
• Mr. Steve Potter, Library Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mid-Continent Public Library, Independence, MO

Mr. Art Lichtenstein, Library Director, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR, was re-elected to a new three-year term.

They join returning Board members:

• Mr. Oliver Delaney, Oklahoma City, OK, Independent Director
• Ms. Shirley Dickerson, Library Director, R. W. Steen Library, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
• Ms. Jennifer Goodson, Library Director, Fort Smith Public Library, Ft. Smith, AR
• Mr. Bill Hair, Associate Professor for Archival Management W.R. Poage Legislative Library, Baylor University, Waco, TX
• Ms. Polly McCord, Graduate Research Librarian, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
• Mr. Craig Stephenson, City Manager, City of Ponca City, OK, Independent Director
• Ms. Carla Stoffle, Dean, University Libraries and Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Board officers for 2013-14 are:

• Mr. Delaney, Chair
• Mr. Lichtenstein, Vice Chair
• Ms. Goodson, Secretary
• Ms. Polly McCord, Treasurer

About Amigos Library Services
We are one of the largest consortia of libraries and cultural heritage institutions in the United States. For more than 35 years, Amigos members have collaborated to obtain affordable services and shared library resources and knowledge. Through membership in Amigos, we collectively gain access to the latest innovations and services in the library community; pursue opportunities for continuing professional education; leverage our buying power; and preserve our rich cultural heritage. This collaboration strengthens each member’s ability to serve and lead its community in the creative and effective use of information resources.

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