Annie Mentkowski

  • CALL Position: Bulletin Committee, Member & Historian, 2015-2016; Archives Committee, Co-Chair, 2015-2016; Membership Committee, Co-Chair, 2015-2016
  • Head of Reference & Research Services/Assistant Professor at Northern Illinois University College of Law
amentkowski@niu.edu

CALL Executive Board Meeting Minutes – August 2018

Board Members Present: Joe Mitzenmacher, Jessie LeMar, Clare Willis, Julie Swanson, Jesse Bowman, and Annie Mentkowski

     Board Members Absent: Scott Vanderlin

     Significant Actions: None

     Guests:  None

     Treasurer’s Report (Section IV)

    • Harris Bank Balance as July 31, 2018: $22,741.82
    • Net Income as of July 31, 2018: $2,354.46
    • Membership numbers as of August 13, 2018: 302

CALL Executive Board Meeting Minutes – September 2018

Board Members Present: Joe Mitzenmacher, Jessie LeMar, Clare Willis, Julie Swanson, Jesse Bowman, Scott Vanderlin, and Annie Mentkowski

      Significant Actions: None

      Guests:  Tom Keefe, Julie Pabarja, and Eric Parker

      Treasurer’s Report (Section IV)

    • Harris Bank Balance as August 31, 2018: $22,574.09
    • Net Income as of August 31, 2018: $785.89
    • Membership numbers as of September 10, 2018: 287

September 2018 Business Meeting Roundup

CALL held its September Business Meeting on September 20th at Wildfire. Eighty-six members attended the meeting. We welcomed several new members: Molly Caballero from Locke Lord, Michael Hensler from Kirkland & Ellis, Anne Hudson from DePaul University College of Law, and Mary Ellen Murphy from the American Dental Association.

Sponsor

The sponsor of the meeting was Deal Point Data. Tom Quinn spoke on behalf of the company. Mr. Quinn said that the company’s purpose is to help corporate research. He discussed a tool to search and monitor charters and bylaws. Quinn emphasized that Deal Point Data is a small company and it does all of its research, product development, and customer support in the United States.

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CALL Executive Board Meeting Minutes – May 2018

MAY Minutes

Board Members Present: Clare Willis, Todd Ito, Joe Mitzenmacher, Scott Vanderlin, Tom Gaylord, Lindsey Carpino, and Annie Mentkowski

Board Members Absent: None

Guests: Incoming Director Jesse Bowman, Incoming Vice President Jessie LeMar, and Incoming Treasurer Julie Swanson

Treasurer’s Report Section (IV):

  1. Harris Bank Balance as of April 30, 2018: $21,170.71
  2. Net Income as of April 30, 2018: -$ 2367.82
  3. Membership numbers as of May 7, 2018: 303

CALL Executive Board Meeting Minutes – June 2018

JUNE Minutes

Board Members Present: Clare Willis, Todd Ito, Joe Mitzenmacher, Scott Vanderlin, Jesse Bowman, Jessie LeMar, and Julie Swanson.

Board Members Absent: Annie Mentkowski

Guests: none

Treasurer’s Report Section (IV):

  1. Harris Bank Balance as of May 31, 2018: $20,387.36
  2. Net Income as of April 30, 2018: $1,584.47
  3. Membership numbers as of May 7, 2018: 308

 Significant action: The Board passed a resolution to amend the CALL Bylaws.  This amendment removes the Associate member category and removes the requirement that a retired member was an active member of the Association for at least 10 consecutive years.

 

May 2018 Business Meeting Roundup

The meeting was held at Wildfire (159 W. Erie Street) on Thursday  May 10, 2018.

CALL President Clare Willis opened the meeting by welcoming the membership. There were 76 attendees at the meeting. Clare also summarized everything that CALL accomplished this past year: CALL awarded $5000 in grants, posted 17 positions, advocated for preserving net neutrality, established a professional development task force, hosted several continuing education events, and raised $1100 for local service organizations. She also mentioned that the Strategic Planning Committee was still working on a plan, but that the Board recently approved the committee’s proposed new mission statement: “CALL supports legal information professionals through advocacy, education, and engagement.” Clare also introduced and thanked the meeting sponsor, Wolters Kluwer. Continue reading May 2018 Business Meeting Roundup

February 2018 Business Meeting Roundup

The meeting was held at the Italian Village (71 W. Monroe St.), on Thursday, February 15, 2018.

CALL Vice President Joe Mitzenmacher welcomed the membership. There were 85 attendees at the meeting. Joe also welcomed several new members: Virginia Brown, Quarles & Brady; Sarah Erekson, Chicago Public Library; Mandy Lee, Chicago-Kent Law Library; Matthew Matkowski, student at the University of Illinois iSchool; and Sarah Sherman, Supreme Court of Illinois Library. Continue reading February 2018 Business Meeting Roundup