Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Roosevelt Island Operating Corp To Discuss Status Of Search For New RIOC President At May 19 Board Of Directors Meeting - In Executive Session Closed To The Public

The Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) Board of Directors Governance Committee will meet tomorrow in Executive Session to discuss status of search for a new President. According to RIOC:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a special meeting of the Board of Directors will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at The Cultural Center Roosevelt Room, 548 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, New York for the purpose of transacting such business as shall come before the Board.


I. Call to Order

II. Roll Call

III. New Business

1. Chair’s Motion for Executive Session to Discuss Status of Presidential Search for RIOC

IV. Adjournment

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The Open Meetings Law of the State of New York requires that all public bodies conduct meetings, convened for the purpose of officially conducting public business, in a manner open to attendance by the general public to observe and listen.
RIOC General Counsel Susan Rosenthal has been the RIOC Acting President since the March 18 departure of former RIOC President Charlene Indelicato.

According to the NY Department of State Committee on Open Government:
... a public body may conduct an executive session for the below enumerated purposes only, provided, however, that no action by formal vote shall be taken to appropriate public moneys:...

f. the medical, financial, credit or employment history of a particular person or corporation, or matters leading to the appointment, employment, promotion, demotion, discipline, suspension, dismissal or removal of a particular person or corporation;...
To date, the RIOC Board of Directors have not interviewed any candidates for the position of RIOC President.