League of Women Voters of the United States Education Fund Board of Trustees

Board Meeting

Friday, June 8, 2012

Washington Hilton, Washington DC


Board of Trustees

Elisabeth MacNamara                         Patricia Donath                                 Marcia Merrins

Judy Duffy                                          Peggy Hawkins Hill                           Marlene O’Brien

Judy Davis                                          Mary Klenz                                       Janis McMillen                                 

Norman Turrill                                   Dianne Wheatley-Gilotti                    Elaine Wiant

Susan Morris Wilson                                                     


Nominated Board Members Present


Peggy Appler, carolyn Brown, Toni Larson, Anne Schink, Linda Wassenich


Nominating Committee Members


Linda Duckworth, Mary Santee, Penney VanVleet


Staff Members Present

Nancy Tate, Kelly Ceballos, Greg Leatherwood, Lloyd Leonard, Pamla Sterner


MacNamara called the meeting to order at 1:03 p.m.



Wilson moved that the minutes of the meeting March 25, 2012 of the LWVEF Board of Trustees  be accepted as presented. Seconded. Passed.


Financial Report

Wilson moved that the financial report of LWVEF dated April 30, 2012 be accepted and placed on file. Seconded. Passed.

Major donor contributions increased 7% compared to one year ago. We have strong public support for projects and tight control over spending.


Privatization Study

To clarify the position on privatization we should amend the third line, first paragraph, by changing the order of “considered and identified” to “identified and considered.”

McMillen moved that the Privatization position be approved as amended. Seconded. Passed.


Campus Election Engagement

McMillen moved that we approve the partnership with the Campus Election Engagement Project. Seconded. Passed.

The meeting was adjourned at 1:39 p.m.


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