Board of Selectmen Minutes 12/20/2017

Town of Otis

New Applicant Interviews

for Town Administrator

December 20, 2017


Present:           Chair Bill Hiller, Selectman Donald Hawley, Selectman Gary Thomas, Michael Ernst, Karen Fink, Margaret McClellan


Interviewees:   Mary O’Connell, Laura Lee Bertram, Rebecca Stone


This meeting was called to order at 5:30 pm and the meeting was being recorded.


The interviews were conducted with each interviewee and all were aware this was for a single salaried position at 32 hours per week and is eligible for full benefits.  All three interviewees were questioned by all three Select Board members and all three attendees.


Post Interview Discussion:  After the interviews, everyone agreed on the same individual as their pick.  The Select Board decided to schedule an Emergency Executive Session meeting for Friday, December 22, 2017 at 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be held for purposes of conducting a strategy session in preparation for negotiations with non-union personnel.


Interviews and discussion were completed at 8:29 pm.


Respectfully submitted,

Lisa D’Orazio

Selectmen’s secretary

Town of Otis

List of Documents



Applicants’ resumes will be kept on file.