2220 – Responsibilities of Board Officers

The President of the Grand Island Public Schools Board of Education shall preside at all meetings of the Board, and shall call special meetings as required. The President shall sign all official documents that require the signature of the President and shall perform other duties as prescribed by law or these bylaws (Board Operating Principles).

In the absence of the President or the inability or failure to act, the Vice-President shall perform the duties of the President and, when so acting, shall have all the power of the President.

If the President and Vice-President are absent at a duly called meeting at which a quorum of the Board is present, the ranking member present in terms of continuous service on the Board shall preside.

Legal Reference:               Neb. Rev. Stat. §79-564

Cross Reference:              Board Operating Principles


Policy Adopted 3-1-76

Policy Reviewed 7-8-91

Policy Revised:  6-8-06

Policy Revised:  04-10-2014