Annual & Financial Reports

REVIEW OF 2015-16 ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Reorganized committee structure to better align committees with the current member services and programs of the organization.
  • Conducted an Executive Committee retreat to set directions for the future, and to consider strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to the organization.
  • Set goals for the 2015-16 year.
  • Reevaluated and updated the name of the organization.
  • Represented county councils on ISU search committees and task forces.  (Assoc. VP for County Services, CYC Task force, Inclusion and Diversity Task force.)
  • Maintained and expanded membership benefits.  (Background checks, Employee Assistance Program, access to legal services, handbook templates, training webinars, credit card payment options.)
  • Surveyed councils re: member benefits and potential new benefits.
  • Monitored pertinent legislative actions and encouraged development of legislative relationships.
  • Conducted a statewide Legislative Day, including presentations by legislative leaders re:  water quality issues.
  • Maintained a website and sent periodic e-mail updates to all council members.
  • Developed and adopted a new dues structure aimed toward increasing our financial strength, independence, and stability.
  • Maintained strong relationships with campus staff persons and program initiatives.
  • Initiated and conducted "onboarding" sessions for new IECA Board Members.
  • Conducted three Board of Directors meetings, and monthly Executive Committee meetings.
  • Participated in the Annual ISU Extension and Outreach Conference.

Financial Reports

2015-16 Year-End Budget Report