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Meeting Minutes 04/03/2010

Apr 4, 2010

OREGON FIRE APPARATUS & EQUIPMENT MECHANICS ASSOCIATION
BOARD MEETING
APRIL 3, 2010
STAYTON FIRE DISTRICT, STAYTON

CALL TO ORDER: Called to Order at 12:42 by President George Eisert

ATTENDANCE: George Eisert, President
   Art Blaisdell, Past President
   Rick Fletcher, 3 Year Director
   Ken Smith, 2nd Vice President
   Kerry Bohanan, Executive Director
   
David Clark, Tom Ward and Quirt Lancaster were excused due to inclement weather.

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

PRESIDENTS REPORT: George thanked the crew for all the work they did at the school.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR REPORT: Kerry thanked everybody for the wonderful job they did at the school. It made the transition of being in change again a lot easier. Kerry then gave a report on the checking account and expenses from the school.

Currently we have a total of 165 members. Statistics from the school are as follows:
102 students took a total of 254 classes.
55 students took 92 EVT tests. Mike Thorn reported that this is the highest number that we have ever had.

Discuss was held concerning the increasing cost of insurance for the Association.

Commitments for next year have been made with Chemeketa, Phoenix Inn Motel, Incredible Edibles and Busters Bar-B-Q

VENDORS COMMITTEE: George reported that the vendors show on Thursday went very well.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE: Kerry suggested that we make an 'instructor contract form' for next year. Rick will get samples from different organizations so that we can modify it to fit our needs.

Discussion was held concerning classes for the school next year.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: Reminder that the Fire Expo at the Portland Expo Center will be May 14, 9-4:30 and May 15, 9-3.

Meeting adjourned at 2:20

Next Meeting: (to be announced) Audit & Board Meeting

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