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February Quarterly Business Meeting Agenda

AGENDA

State Independent Living Council (SILC)
Quarterly Business Meeting
Oxford Suites
Thursday, February 11, 2016

  • 9:00 am  Call to Order and Introductions
    • Purpose:  Introduce members, staff, and visitors
    • Facilitator:  Dean Nielson, SILC Chair
  • 9:10 am  Approval of Minutes and Perfection of Agenda
    • Purpose:  Ensure Understanding
    • Facilitator:  Dean Nielson, SILC Chair
      • *Review and Approve Minutes from October 6th, 2015 (Decision)
  • 9:15 am Disability Awareness Film Festival Proposal
    • Purpose:  Education
    • Facilitator:  Sean Burlile
      • *PowerPoint presentation
  • 9:45 am SILC Committees
    • Purpose:  Decision making
    • Facilitator:  Jami Davis
      • *Review duties of committees
      • *Assign members
  • 10:15 am Joint Finance and Appropriation Committee (JFAC) presentation
    • Purpose:  Education
    • Facilitator:  Jami Davis
      • *Stream budget presentation

10:30 am Break

 

  • 10:45 am SILC Elections
    • Purpose:  Ensure Understanding
    • Facilitator:  Dean Nielson, SILC Chair
      • *Elect new Chair, Vice Chair, Policy Committee Chair, and Planning Committee Chair (Decision)
  • 11:15 am  Membership/Outreach Committee Report
    • Purpose:  Information and Decision Making
    • Facilitator: Ruth Gneiting, Membership Chair
      • *Open positions:
          • SDE Representative
          • Region VI PWD
          • *Review applications for upcoming and/or current open positions (Decision)
        • 11:30 am Audit Review Presentation
        • Purpose:  Ensure Understanding
        • Facilitator:  Rachel Pulliam
          • *Review completed SILC audit

         

        • 12:00 pm Working Lunch  (Provided for current Council members only)

         

        • 12:15 pm Executive Director Report
        • Purpose:  Information and Decision Making
        • Facilitator: Mel Leviton, Executive Director
          • *Grant Updates:  Title 1and Title VII
          • *Update on ADRC ICOA/No Wrong Door Grant
          • *SILC Congress update
        • 12:35 pm   Executive/Finance
        • Purpose:  Information and Decision Making
        • Facilitator: Dean Nielson, SILC Chair
          • *Review budget
          • *NCIL attendance
            • July 25th – 28th, 2016
            • Number of Staff and Council members (Decision)
        • 1:00 pm   State Plan for Independent Living facilitated work group
        • Purpose:  Education and Decision Making
        • Facilitator:  Shirlene Elledge
          • *Refer to alternative agenda for remainder of the day
            • 4:30 pm Adjourn

AGENDA

State Independent Living Council (SILC)
Quarterly Business Meeting
Oxford Suites
Thursday, February 12, 2016

  • 9:00 am  State Plan for Independent Living facilitated work group  continued
    • Purpose:  Education and Decision Making
    • Facilitator:  Shirlene Elledge
      • *Refer to alternative agenda for remainder of the day
  • 12:00 pm Working Lunch  (Provided for current Council members only)
  • 4:00 pm Adjourn

 

 

2016 SILC Quarterly Business Meeting Dates

The SILC Quarterly Business Meeting will be held at the Oxford Suites, 1426 S. Entertainment Ave., in Boise. The meetings will begin at 9 a.m. For more information, please call (V/TDD) (208) 334-3800.

February 11th and 12th, 2016

May 5th, 2016

July 12th and 13th, 2016

October 27th, 2016

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