Minutes January 5, 2016
Outreach and Engagement Council
Minutes: Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Kim Obbink, Denise Hoepfner, Michael Fox, Kitty Saylor, Kregg Aytes, Mandy St. Aubyn, Heather Griner, Janelle Rasmussen, Carina Beck, Becky Mahurin, Julie Kipfer, Betsy Webb, Cody Stone, Betsy Webb
Call to order
Approval of Minutes
Review RFP process – changes?
Discussion was had about what went well, what didn’t, and what we can do better.
Make sure they know they need measurable outcomes in 1 year
Detailed budget needed – if part of larger project need to make sure it is clear what these funds will be used for and how it will expand the project.
Identify timeline for new RFP schedule
Discussed timeline – proposed
Feb. 1st announcement
March 11th due date
April 1st let winners know
April 8th announcement
Becky M. is working on APLU application – reworking and resubmitting.
Taking input about any business assistance, workforce development, entrepreneurial feats, etc.
Peter McGrath award is coming up
Details have not been posted yet, but Kim will bring to council when they are.
Brainstormed possible projects to nominate.
February 2nd, 2016 – cancelled