Monthly Archives: January 2012

The 2012 Board of Directors

The 2012 Board of Directors was elected by the NASC membership at the January 12th, 2012 members meeting, leaving many Board members in the same position:

President: Emily Troiano
Vice President: Ryan Kitko
Secretary: Yann Rodenas
Treasurer: Sheila Stewart
Head of Conservation: Mark Todd
Head of Public Relations & Education: Shane Myers
Administrator of Plant Materials: Victor Holland
Member-At-Large: Joe Granville
Advisory: Arthur Yin and David Schloat

Update: We would also like to welcome Shane Myers, who filled the vacant position of Head of PR and Education.

Meeting minutes 01/12/2012

Thursday January 12th 2011

Meeting began at approximately 9:00 PM Eastern

Board Members Attendance Status:

Emily Troiano, President - present
Ryan Kitko, Vice President - present
Yann Rodenas, Secretary - present
Sheila Stewart, Treasurer - Present
Joe Granville, Head of PR and Education – Present
Mark Todd, Head of Conservation - present
Victor Holland, Administrator of Plant Materials - Present
Kris Hardy, Member at Large - absent

- Elections were held. Emily was nominated for President, Ryan was nominated for Vice President, Yann was nominated for Secretary, Sheila was nominated for Treasurer, Joe was nominated for Member-at-Large, Mark was nominated for Head of Conservation, and Victor was nominated for Administrator of Plant Materials. All nominations were seconded and each was accepted. A voice vote was taken and all were elected to the nominated positions. This leaves the Head of PR and Education position open, which can be filled by a simple majority vote of the Board.
- Examined the potential Florida S. leucophylla rescue site via county GIS records and google street view to determine the location of the plants and the landowner
- Mark will contact the landowner of the parcel of interest to explain our mission and what we are looking to do on his property. If he shows interest, we will formally request permission and go from there.
- Discussed secondary auction ideas

 

Ended at 10:15pm PM Eastern.

Meeting minutes 01/05/2012

Thursday January 5th 2012

Meeting began at approximately 9:00 PM Eastern

Board Members Attendance Status:

Emily Troiano, President - present
Ryan Kitko, Vice President - present
Yann Rodenas, Secretary - present
Sheila Stewart, Treasurer - Present
Joe Granville, Head of PR and Education – Absent
Mark Todd, Head of Conservation - present
Victor Holland, Administrator of Plant Materials - present
Kris Hardy, Member at Large - absent

- Ryan working on fixing new user login issue
- Vic to sow seeds this weekend
- Sheila to call Bank of America regarding Paypal account
- Mark to send follow up email regarding the Pensacola site

Reminder that elections are next week.

Ended at 9:25PM Eastern.