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Meeting Minutes 09/15/2012

Sep 16, 2012

OREGON FIRE APPARATUS & EQUIPMENT MECHANICS ASSOCIATION
BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
SEPTEMBER 15, 2012
NORTH LINCOLN FIRE & RESCUE LINCOLN CITY, OR

CALL TO ORDER: Meeting called to Order at 12:48 by President David Clark.

ATTENDANCE: David Clark, President
      Art Blaisdell, Past President
      Rick Fletcher, 1 Year Director
      Tony Miller, 2 Year Director
      Richard Copenhaver, 3 Year Director
      Kerry Bohanan, Executive Director
      
      Tom Ward, Dave Crawford and Quirt Lancaster were excused from the meeting.

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

PRESIDENTS REPORT: None

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR REPORT: We received excellent response from our membership billing this year. The initial membership number for this year is 120.

Just a reminder: All EVT Testing at our annual school in March has been moved to the Phoenix Inn Motel.

FINANCIAL REPORT: Kerry gave a final year-end report on the Association finances.

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE: Dave Crawford will contact H&W Fire Apparatus to see if they wish to continue their tuition scholarship next year.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE: Rick reported that Hale Pumps and Class One multiplexing classes are in process for next year. After discussion the following classes were added as possibilities for next year. F-1, Aerial Testing, Pump Testing, CAF Foam Systems, Kusmall Electronics, C.E. Niehoff Charging Systems. Tom Ward to check on scheduling Introduction to Welding.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: The next Northwest Fire & Rescue Expo is scheduled for September 27-28, 2013.

Meeting adjourned at 2:55

Next Meeting:    November 17, 2012    12:00 lunch
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