Current Board Members
The Governing Board serves as the major policy body of the Center. The overall responsibility of the Board is to insure that the Center is responsive to the professional learning needs of the faculty, administrators, and school boards of the following school systems and one charter school: Choctaw County, Demopolis City, Fayette County, Greene County, Hale County, Lamar County, Linden City, Marengo County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa City, Tuscaloosa County, and University Charter School.
The Board will comply with the following schedule of membership categories and specific numerical representations:
8 Classroom Teachers
2 IHE Representatives
1 State Department of Education
1 Local School Board Member
Each of the twelve systems served by the Center shall be represented on the Board by either a teacher, an administrator, or a school board member.
Appointment to Board Membership
Initial appointments to board membership and/or reappointments to board membership shall be made by official resolution(s) of incumbent Governing Boards in duly constituted meetings.
Nominations for board membership shall be solicited from, but not limited to, local education associations, local superintendents, and the Center director.
Terms of Office
Board members shall serve staggered terms of three years and shall be eligible for one reappointment term.
Responsibilities of the Governing Board
The Governing Board shall: