This past weekend, EAL/LA’s Leadership council met for a Leadership Retreat. All the current members of the LC were present at the Getty Center on Sunday for an extended session dedicated to promoting programs and content for EAL/LA Members.
In the week prior to the meeting, Chairs and CoChairs reported back to the LC through Basecamp, detailing all of the innovative programs and ideas that have already occured this year. Progress reports on current and upcoming programs such as APAL and Spring 2012’s Creative Conversation were discussed.
At the meeting, The LC reviewed EAL/LA’s strategic plan. The LC is happy to report alignment with the strategic plan and looks forward to another year of exciting programming and professional development opportunities for all members. Other topics included the Community Partners Audit for last fiscal year, discussion on the creation of an administrative positions for EAL/LA, upcoming programing for 2012 (including Creative Conversation, mixers, and workshops), development opportunities for maintaining and increasing EAL/LA’s funding, scholarships for members, and more.
In the coming weeks, you can expect to see more detailed information on all of these topics here at EAL/LA.
You too can become involved in a variety of ways. Friend members of the LC here at EAL/LA and stay tuned to learn more.
Your Leadership Council is
Executive Chair: Tara Aesquivel
Executive CoChair: Kristin Runnels
Finance Chair: Cynthia Pearson
Finance CoChair: Jen Gorman
Membership/Marketing Chair: Megan Powers
Membership/Marketing CoChair: Gavin Williamson
Development Chair: Rosa Langley
Development CoChair: Clare Bayens
Programming Chair: Kelly Christ
Communications Chair: Krystal Boehlert
Communications CoChair: K. Ryan Henisey
Photo: Cynthia and Gavin actively taking notes, the lovely Getty Center and San Gabriel Mountains as our backdrop.