Meeting minutes (2008-04-03)

Meeting began at approximately 8:02PM Central

Those in Attendance:

Board:
Suzanne Hedderly, President
Arthur Yin, Vice President
Jonathan Treffkorn, Secretary
David Schloat, Treasurer
Mike Howlett, Head Grower
Mark Todd, Head of Conservation
Noah Elhardt, Head of PR & Education
Open, At Large Position

Members and Visitors:
Steph

Business:

Jonathan reported that the new minutes are up.  Reported interest from membership in upcoming newsletter.

David reported that finances and taxes have been completed ahead of schedule.  Reported new memberships and online signups.

Discussion was held on payment methods.  Paypal price has been adjusted to correct for higher fee rates.

Dave will report federal nonprofit status tomorrow via email.

Both online and snail-mail payment will be made available for seedbank postage fees.

Noah reported that the newsletter is being finished up.

Arthur reported progress on website security updates, chatroom, and other web features.

Mark reported that next week he will be meeting with The Nature Conservancy, press should be present.

Mike reported that the coming month will primarily be focused on education, and trying to get more help for the greenhouses.

The meeting was called to a close at approximately 10:32 PM Central