11-26-2019 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

(Last Updated On: December 17, 2019)

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN

                                                                                                                                                  

NOVEMBER 26, 2019           SPECIAL MEETING           BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

 

CALL TO ORDER President: H. Burnett opened the meeting at 6:30 pm.

 

ROLL CALL
PRESENT: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett

 

ABSENT: None.

 

OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue

 

ADOPTION OF AGENDA

 

 

 

MOTION BY Member D. Wentworth, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the

Special Board Meeting of November 26th, 2019 be adopted as written.

 

ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett

 

NAYS:  None     MOTION ADOPTED

 

RECOGNITION OF VISITORS J. Flenar, K. Berry, C. Lolmaugh, K. Lolmaugh, S. Lentz, J. Wegener, J. K.

 

COMMUNITY DIALOGUE CITIZENS CONCERNS –          Jerry Flenar: Answered questions concerning contract and established a meeting agenda with Dr. Lindley.

 

CLOSED SESSION – MATTER OF ATTORNEY CLIENT PRIVILEGE MOTION BY Member J. DeVlaminck, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer, pursuant to board bylaw 0167.2, F., The Board of Education moves into closed session for a letter of attorney- client privilege at 6:31pm.

 

ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett

 

NAYS:  None     MOTION ADOPTED

 

RETURN TO OPEN SESSION MOTION BY Member K. Laesch, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer, The Board of Education resolves to return to open session at 7:07pm.

 

ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett

 

NAYS:  None.     MOTION ADOPTED

 

MEDIATION OFFER FROM MICHIGAN GATEWAY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

 

 

 

MOTION BY Member D. Wentworth SECONDED BY Member C. Lee, The Board of Education resolves to approve the contract for consulting services from Dr. Michael Lindley to be facilitated and paid for by the Michigan Gateway Foundation.

 

ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett

 

NAYS:  S. Tobler     MOTION ADOPTED

 

QUESTIONS & COMMENTS FROM BOARD MEMBERS Board members wished each other and the community a Happy Thanksgiving!
NEXT REGULAR BOARD MEETING Monday, December 16th, 6pm @ Buchanan High School
ADJOURNMENT 7:09 pm
Updated: December 17, 2019 — 11:08 AM