Maria Capraun began by presenting the board with a salary schedule and recommendation for hiring a full-time board clerk at a salary of $40,622 a year. The clerk would report directly to the board president.
Bonnie McLane: "We were voted on by the people, so we hire who works for the people."
Ray Griffiths: "Our grant and loan will vaporize as well if we keep screwing around like this."
Kathy Otermat suggested hiring an interim part-time person until the district has a budget for the next fiscal year.