Target Audience: This intermediate-level course is for trustees who have been on the board for at least a year.
Learning Objectives: Library boards are trusted with public and private funds to provide quality library service to their community. Transparency and accountability must be at the forefront as a board makes decisions pertaining to the library's finances. This course will focus on the financial and fiduciary responsibility involved with the library budget, library funding, financial policies, reports to the board and external audits.
A light dinner will be served.
Presented by Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, MHLS Coordinator for Library Sustainability & Co-Author of the Handbook for Library Trustees of New York State.