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Annual Organizational Meeting

MINUTES OF BOARD OF EDUCATION

REGULAR MEETING
7:18 A.M.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

MEMBERS

PRESENT 
ABSENT 
DUANE BOWERS
ERIC NELSON
DIANA COLEMAN
JOE COOL
SHANE COOL
MERLE BIERMAN
MARK SIEVERING, Superintendent
JOEL MORGAN, Principal
MICHELLE PRESTON, Secretary to the Board


Meeting called to order by Superintendent Sievering.

Declaration of Open Meetings Law Adherence

Roll call/Pledge of Allegiance

Election of Officers:

Nelson nominated Duane Bowers for President.

Motion Bierman, seconded by J. Cool nominations cease, and Bowers by elected by acclamation.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Nelson nominated J. Coll for Vice President.

Motion Bierman, seconded by Coleman, nominations cease, and Nelson and Coleman be elected by acclamation.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

J. Cool nominated Eric Nelson for Treasurer and Diana Coleman for Secretary.

Motion Bierman, seconded J. Cool nominations cease, and Nelson and Coleman be elected by acclamation.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Nelson to elect Michelle Preston as Secretary to the Board of Education.

Motion Bierman, seconded J. Cool to appoint Perry, Guthery, Haase, and Gessford, P.C., L.L.O as District Legal Counsel.

Motion Nelson, seconded Coleman to appoint Pinnacle Bank as the Official Depository for all district funds.

Motion Bierman, seconded Nelson to appoint the Arnold Sentinel as the official newspaper of the district.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve all board policies currently in effect.

President appointed the following committees:

  • Negotiations:  J. Cool, Bowers, S. Cool
  • American Civics:  J. Cool, Bierman, Nelson
  • Transportation:  Bowers, Bierman, Nelson
  • Buildings and Grounds:  S. Cool, Coleman, Nelson
  • Personnel:  Bowers, J. Cool, Coleman
  • Foundation Board Representative:  Bierman
  • South Loup Co-op Board:  Bowers, S. Cool
  • Beef Boosters:  Bierman, Bowers
  • Makers Space:  Nelson, J. Cool, Coleman

Designated February Meeting for the review of Board of Education policies.

Dissemination to each Board member of conflict of interest statutes.

Organizational Meeting adjourned at 7:35 A.M.