NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION
August 19, 2008
CALL TO ORDER: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. Location of the meeting was the City Diner. Secretary, Darlene Lee-Omana, was present.
INTRODUCTIONS: Five members present and four guests.
BIRTHDAYS AND RAFFLE: Birthday raffle netted $ 16.00
MINUTES: The Minutes for July, 2008 were approved via internet.
CORRESPONDENCE: Correspondence was read with no required action.
REPORTS OF OFFICERS
PRESIDENT: President, Barbara Taylor CIT reported that:
Membership renewals are due no later than 9-30-2008. Renewals can be done on line.
VICE PRESIDENT: Vice President, Virginia Llanas reported the next business meeting will be held September 16, 2008 at City Diner. Contact her if you know of any new places to hold meetings. Program will be Annual Meeting reports and Installation of Officers. Barbara Taylor will get Darlene the installation program book.
TREASURER: Treasurer, Vickie Thompson tabled July report until September.
Membership: President Barbara Taylor welcomed new member Monica Sanderson with Conreco. She will be sending in her membership application.
Professional Education: Incoming Vice President Barbara Taylor CIT passed out a Program Suggestion form and asked members to give her ideas on interesting programs for next year.
Publicity: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT discussed publicity items sent in. Guest Bria Whitmire will get information to Barbara on ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) that she will submit for their newsletter.
Recycle: Darlene Lee Omana CCA, CIT reported income of $ 11.25.
Barbara Taylor CIT
reported that the new specifications for this year’s competition are in. The high school kids will draw plans for a
Ways and Means: Committee
Chairman, Darlene Lee Omana, reports that the response letter for The Texas
Lottery Commission had been completed and mailed on August 15, 2008. Although we never received the copy of the
letter from the Open Records request in the mail,
Friendship: Happy Birthday Barbara and Lisa.
Website: Vickie Thompson heard from a member of the Port Arthur Chapter that wants to post her resume on our website.
Communities in Schools would like our help to organize bids and remodeling contractors for their building.
NEW BUSINESS: Vickie Thompson attended the Region 7
Leadership Training Workshop in
ANNOUNCEMENTS: Virginia Llanes is going to
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business to come before the assembly, the meeting was adjourned at 7:45 p.m.
Darlene Lee-Omana, Secretary Barbara Taylor, President
Members Present: Guests Present:
Barbara Taylor, CIT Monica Sanderson
Darlene Lee Omana, CCA, CIT, CCRCC Bria Whitemire
Vickie Thompson Dalia Garcia
Cathy Beaudin, CCA, CIT