United States Army Warrant Officers Association
Fort Lowell - Apache Chapter
Meeting Minutes –
12 October 2009
Meeting called to order at 1804 hours by Vice President CW2R John Curtis leading the Pledge of Allegiance. The Vice President declared a quorum present. The meeting was held at Cattletown Restaurant.
The minutes of the September 2009 meeting were presented previously to the members electronically. A motion was made by CW4R Harold Lindamood to accept the minutes as published and seconded by CW2 Craig Dowdney. The motion passed.
Treasurer’s Report: CW4R Harold Lindamood
As of September 30, 2009
Funds in Savings Account:
Opening Balance September 1, 2009 $5.06
Interest Income $0.00
Closing Income September 30, 2009 $5.06
Funds in the Checking Account:
Opening Balance September 1, 2009 $4,725.45
Ending Balance September 30, 2009 $4,744.95
A motion was made by CW5R Dave Koch to accept the Treasurer’s Report, subject to audit, and seconded by CW3R Ed Blankschen. The motion passed.
President's Report: CW5R Vincent Baiocchetti
Vice-President's Report: CW2R John Curtis
1. Membership: unchanged
2. MIAP: A short recap of the program and the current status was provided for the first-time attendees.
3. First-Time meeting attendees: A welcome was extended to first-time Fort Lowell-Apache Chapter member CW5R David Koch from Rio Rico and possible USAWOA member CWO Jon Jonas.
President. There being only one candidate for each office, a motion was made CW2 Craig Dowdney that the Secretary be instructed to enter one vote for each candidate. The motion was seconded by CW5R Dave Koch and approved by the members present. The Fort Lowell-Apache elected officers for 2010 are:
President: CW5R Vincent Baiocchetti
Vice President: CW2R John Curtis
December Chapter Meeting: The December meeting on Monday, December 14, 2009 should be moved to Sunday, 13 December 2009 and be held during the Christmas party. A motion was made by CW4R Harold Lindamood to move the meeting to 13 December 2009. The motion was seconded by CW3R Ed Blankschen and approved by the members present.
Good of the Order:
Christmas Party Menu: (so far)
· CW4R Harold Lindamood (Lindy) and CW3R Gary Huggins (Gary) are committed to bring a ham.
· CW3R Michael Turner will provide a Boston Butt, soft drinks, chips and dip and wine for the festivities.
There being no further business, CW2R John Curtis made a motion that the meeting be adjourned. The motion was seconded by CW4R Harold Lindamood and passed by the members present at 1854 hours.
The next meeting of the Fort Lowell-Apache Chapter will be held at 1800 hours on November 9, 2009 at Michelangelo Ristorante Italiano, at 420 W Magee Rd [at Oracle].
CW2 Craig Dowdney
CW5R David Koch
CW4R Gary Huggins
CW4R Harold Lindamood
CW3R Ed Blankschen
CW3R Michael Turner
CW2R John Curtis
CWO Jon Jonas
CW3R Michael Turner, Secretary