Meeting Minutes, November 7, 2013

Thursday, November 7th, 2013
Meeting began at 9:04 PM Eastern

Board Member Attendance Status:

Emily Troiano, President – absent
Ryan Kitko, Vice President – absent
Heather Williams, Secretary – absent
Sheila Stewart, Treasurer – present
Shane Myers, Head of PR and Education – present
Mark Todd, Head of Conservation – present
Victor Holland, Administrator of Plant Materials – present
Yann Rodenas, Member-at-Large – absent
Matt Kaelin, Member-at-Large – absent
Guests: Warren, and Zuzana– Welcome!


  • Discussed flytrap sources, poaching, and their medicinal/vitamin uses relating to the online business Carnivora
  • Thanks to the NASC auction and donations, $2000 was donated to the Friends of Plant Conservation and the North Carolina Plant Protection Program for continued restoration and management at Cedar Mountain Bog in Transylvania County, NC.  This money will help protect and preserve mountain Sarracenia purpurea and the Federally Endangered Sarracenia jonesii in this Appalachian bog.
  • Discussed upcoming newsletter

Meeting ended at approximately 9:45 p.m.