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OSSBN MEETING FEB 12 2012 MANSFIELD MINUTES

 

WB8SIQ OPENED MEETING WITH GREETINGS TO ALL AND LET EVERYONE KNOW THAT THERE WERE DONUTS AND COFFEE IN THE BACK FOR ALL.

 

1 - EACH MEMBER PRESENT STOOD AND STATED THEIR NAME AND CALL-SIGN

 

2 – GREG WG8Z REPORTED FLOWER FUND TOTALS/653.42 AND REQUESTED THE AMOUNT FOR ARRL AND FLOWERS BE INCREASED TO 35.00 AND UP TO 50.00 RESPECTIVELY. MOVED REQUEST TO NEW BUSINESS. A HAT WAS PASSED FOR DONATIONS FOR THE FLOWER FUND. GREGG REPORTED THE AMOUNT COLLECTED WAS 83.00 AND THE NEW TOTAL IS NOW $736.42

 

3 – THE SIGN UP SHEET WAS PASSED AND TOTAL ATTENDING WAS 43 WITH AT LEAST 3 OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS PRESENT.

 

COMMENTS FROM THE NET MANAGER WB8SIQ

 

1-      WELCOME TO NEW NET MEMBERS. WELCOMED MATT WELCH W8DEC OH DEC TO MEETING AND HE WOULD SPEAK LATER.

2-      MENTIONED THAT NEW NCS’s AND LIAISONS NEEDED

3-      COMMENTED ON GARLOCK AWARD AND LET WA3EZN/CHAIR, KB8MAF, AND N8DD KNOW THAT IS COMING UP SOON.

4-      AWARDS FOR NEW LIFE MEMBERS, KD8HB, N8CJS, AND WB8SIQ, WERE PRESENTED BY HENRY WD8Q.

5-      THERE WERE TWO SPECIAL AWARDS PRESENTED. THE RECIPIENTS WERE N8CJS AND WD8Q. THEY HAVE BEEN A TREMENDOUS HELP THIS PASS YEAR.

6-      NEED A TELLER FOR THE OSSBN NET ELECTIONS COMING UP IN MARCH. CONNIE N8IO IS CHAIR AND WILL NEED TWO OTHER MEMBERS TO HELP IN SELECTING CANDIDATES FOR THE NET MANAGER AND ONE ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER.

7-      ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS THAT WERE PRESENT WERE N8IO AND KB8HJJ AND BOTH GAVE A LITTLE TALK.

 

KB8MAF HAD A PRESENTATION CONSISTING OF NUMBERS AND FIGURES HE HAD COLLECTED/PUT TOGETHER CONCERNING THE AM STATISTICIAN FIGURES.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

 

DISCUSSION WAS HELD CONCERNING CHANGING THE SUMMER/FALL OSSBN SEMI-ANNUAL MEETING PLACE. SUGGESTION WAS MADE TO MOVE TO THE COLUMBUS ALADDIN HAMFEST AUG 4TH 2012. K8PJ STOOD AND COMMENTED THAT THERE WAS PLENTY OF SPACE, AIR CONDITIONED, FREE PARKING, WELCOMED THE OSSBN TO THE COLUMBUS HAMFEST FOR OUR MEETING. THE MOTION WAS MADE TO ACCEPT, DISCUSSION FOLLOWED AND THEN A VOTE WAS HELD AND PASSED TO BRING THIS MOTION TO THE OSSBN MEMBERSHIP. FEB 13 2012 TO FEB 19 2012 WILL BE THE TELLER PERIOD AND THEN VOTING WILL BE FEB 20 2012 TO FEB 26 2012. N8IO WILL BE THE TELLER. THIS MOVE WILL BE PERMANENT UNTIL SOMETHING COMES UP FOR A CHANGE.

 

A VOTE WAS TAKEN TO INCREASE THE ARRL DONATION TO $35.00, THE WEB SITE DONATION TO $35.00, AND THE FLOWER FUND UP TO $50.00. MOTION WAS PASSED.

 

NO OTHER NEW BUSINESS

 

THE FLOOR WAS GIVEN TO MATT WELCH/W8DEC. HE CHALLENGED THE OSSBN TO BE READY AS HE HAD SOME EXCITING CHANGES COMING.

 

THE FLOOR WAS GIVEN TO ANY OTHER MEMBERS WHO MIGHT WANT TO SPEAK.

 

THE MEETING LASTED FOR APPROXIMATELY AN HOUR AND A HALF AND ADJOURNED AT 12:30PM

 

 

 

RESPECTFULLY SUBMITTED: DON ZICKEFOOSE WB8SIQ/NM