Board of DD welcomes two new board members (Audio included)
1/17/2013 9:25:15 PM
By Nate Dunham
The Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities welcomed two new board members Thursday.
Jeff Martin and Sharon Graham were appointed by the county commissioners to the board. Martin lives and works in Bellefontaine. Graham lives in Huntsville and has a child that is receiving services through supportive living provided by the board of DD.
During the annual organizational meeting, Denyse Bayliss was re-elected board president, Mike Hassel was selected board vice president, and Connie Hudson will be recording secretary.
Bayliss, Hassel, and Martin will sit on the executive finance committee and Zeb Wagner, Bayliss, and Hassel will sit on the ethics committee.
The Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities is looking to assure fiscal stability in 2013. In 2012, the board developed a three-year budget plan and updated levy information. The board is assigning departmental budgets in 2013. The change was made to allow departments to have more ownership over what they spend their funds on.
Bauer comments on the new board members and some of the boards 2013 goals.
The Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities board will meet again on February 21st at 5:30 pm.