Council and Executive Committee

The Council is the governing body of 5CLIR, with authority to manage all educational, organizational, and budget matters of 5CLIR. The Council consists of six officers plus nine additional elected members. The Executive Committee is comprised of the officers. The nine at-large Council members are elected to staggered three-year terms.

The Historian is appointed by the President, with approval of Council, for a three-year term, reappointed on a year-to-year basis. The Liaison to Five Colleges, Inc. is appointed by the Executive Committee for a three-year term, reappointed on a year-to-year basis. The Ombudsman is appointed by the President, with approval of Council, for a one-year term, reappointed on a year-to-year basis.

2020-2021 5CLIR Council Members
*=Executive Committee
end of term
President* Nancy Denig 6/30/2021
Treasurer* Monroe Rabin 6/30/2021
Asst. Treasurer* Gene Fisher 6/30/2021
Vice President* Tyll van Geel 6/30/2021
Secretary* Bev von Kries 6/30/2021
Past President* Jake Greenburg 6/30/2021
At Large Pat Jorczak 6/30/2021
Rachel Borson 6/30/2021
Margaret Russell 6/30/2021
Elisa Campbell 6/30/2022
James Lee 6/30/2022
Kip Fonsh 6/30/2022
Kay Klausewitz 6/30/2023
Francie Borden 6/30/2023
Bob Cohen 6/30/2023
Appointed positions
5C Liaison Larry Ambs
Ombudsperson Anne Lombard
Historian Sara Wright