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Meeting Minutes 01/09/2010

Jan 9, 2010

OREGON FIRE APPARATUS & EQUIPMENT MECHANICS ASSOCIATION
BOARD MEETING
JANUARY 9, 2010
LANE RURAL FIRE DIST., EUGENE

CALL TO ORDER: Called to Order at 12:22 by President George Eisert

ATTENDANCE: George Eisert, President
   Tom Ward, 2 Year Director
   Art Blaisdell, Past President
    Rick Fletcher, 3 Year Director
    David Clark, Vice President
    Ken Smith, 2nd Vice President
   Neil Senger, Life Member
   Mike Thorn, Member
   Steve Senger, Member
   John Van Beek, Member
   Jim Drew, Guest
   Kerry Bohanan, Executive Director   

MINUTES: Motion was made and seconded to approve previous minutes. Passed

PRESIDENTS REPORT: None

FINANCIAL REPORT: Kerry gave a report on the checking account and expenses.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR REPORT: Kerry reported that we gained 2 new members along with the renewals bringing our current membership to 139.
   
VENDORS COMMITTEE: George will be contacting vendors for the upcoming show. If anybody has any new vendors that might like to attend the show, please contact George.

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE: Discussion was held concerning the current committee members. Kerry reported that H&W has again agreed to sponsor a tuition scholarship for this years' school.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE: Kerry reported that the site caterer and the banquet caterer have made commitment for this years' school.

Rick held a discussion on the additional classes and the new schedule changes for this year.

George will make contact concerning a ?hospitality room? sponsor.      

GOOD OF THE ORDER: Mike Thorn gave a report on the progress with the IAFC and the Emergency Vehicle Management System. It is planned that each state will be involved in the training. If all goes as planned, this program should be set-up by late 2011.

Meeting adjourned at 1:07

Next Meeting:

March 11, 2010 General Membership & Banquet 6:00pm

Phoenix Inn Motel
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