NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION
CALL TO ORDER: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT called the meeting to order at Location of the meeting was the City Diner. Secretary, Darlene Lee-Omana, was present.
INTRODUCTIONS: Self Introductions were made.
PROGRAM: Jim Hobbs with the
MINUTES: The Minutes for
CORRESPONDENCE: Correspondence was read and none required action.
REPORTS OF OFFICERS
PRESIDENT: President, Barbara Taylor CIT reminded
that APC was
VICE PRESIDENT: Vice President, Virginia Llanas reported
that the next meeting will be held
TREASURER: Treasurer, Vickie Thompson handed out the Treasurers Report. They were approved as written. Included with the Treasurer’s Report was a year end budget report. She is going to check on prices of the NAWIC membership pins.
Professional Education: Virginia Llanas reported that she will get motivational speaker Chere Large for the November meeting.
Membership: Membership Chair, Lisa Huerta reported on potential members. She also reported that membership renewal fees are due.
Block Kids: President, Barbara Taylor stated that CBS and Vickie
Thompson donated items for the goody bags, but items are still needed for the
goody bags and more Legos are needed.
She is going to purchase some from E-Bay. She also reported that Brenda Garcia from Prescott
Elementary will host our Block Kids competition again on
Badges & Identification: Christine Lyle resigned and Vickie Thompson was appointed new Chairperson.
Publicity: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT discussed publicity items sent in.
Recycle: Lisa Huerta reported that a deposit of $20.20 was made. More recyclables were also collected.
CAD: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT reported that the project design was a Dentist Office and she had submitted letters to several High Schools for participation.
Ways and Means: Committee Chairman, Darlene Lee Omana asked for any ideas for the next fundraising project. Guest Kim Keplar will follow up on possible interest from motorcycle clubs for a “Poker Run” for next month. Vickie Thompson suggested a golf tournament. Darlene will ask other chapters for advice.
Website: Vickie Thompson reported that the website is updated. One prospective member came from website.
Trash Off: Vickie Thompson reported the next clean up will be on
WIC Week: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT asked members to find someone in need for our next project. Celina Romay was going to contact The Ark.
BUSINESS: President, Barbara Taylor,
CIT reported that we will speak to a group of principals and counselors on
unconventional jobs for women in construction at an ESC conference. President, Barbara Taylor, CIT, Virginia
Llanas and Kim Keplar are working on the presentation for the
NEW BUSINESS: President, Barbara Taylor, CIT asked about chapter sales for APC.
She asked each member to get five judges for the Skills USA competition to be held April 3,4, and 5, 2008. Our chapter will participate this year.
Darlene Lee Omana
presented an application from the BPW Leadership Course to be held
ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business to come before the assembly, the meeting was adjourned at
Darlene Lee Omana, Secretary Barbara Taylor, President
Members Present: Guests Present:
Barbara Taylor, CIT
Vickie Thompson Pat Conner
Darlene Lee Omana, CCA, CIT, CCRCC
Cathy K. Beaudin, CCA, CIT