Canadian-American Relations Committee Meeting Minutes

Professional Development Seminar
Branson, Missouri
October 1, 2011

Call to Order

The Canadian-American Relations committee meeting was called to order by Denise Weeks, Chair, North Carolina House

Attendance

The following members of the committee were present: (Check members present)

X

Denise Weeks, Chair (NC)

X

Ann Krekelberg (AK)

X

Bo Hoover, Vice-Chair (WV)

 

Dowe Littleton (AL)

X

Steven Marshall, Vice-Chair (VT)

X

Suzi Lowell (AK)

 

Dave Avant (AL)

 

Tim Mapes (IL)

X

Mick Bailey (WV)

 

Charlotte Mary (VA)

 

Diane Bell (FL)

 

Albin Mathiowetz (MN)

 

Paul Campos (WA)

 

Jennifer Mertz (IN)

X

Liz Clark (AK)

 

Brad Metcalf (KY)

 

Laura Clemens (OH)

X

Lori Mullens (WV)

 

Ann Cornwell (AR)

 

Lenore Naranjo (NM)

 

Bernard Dean (WA)

 

Melanie Newby (VA)

X

Joy Engelby (MO)

X

Tracy Ortiz (TX)

X

Londi Ensor (AK)

 

Gary Randall (MI)

 

John Garrett (VA)

 

Don Richardson (MS)

X

Greg Gray (WV)

X

Sherry Rodriguez (NV)

X

Lourdes Guerra (TX)

 

Marilyn Seaton (MO)

 

Robert Haney (TX)

 

Scott Sloan (TN)

 

Pat Harris (AL)

 

Patsy Spaw (TX)

X

JoAnn Hedrick (DE)

X

Alfred Speer (LA)

 

Brad Hendrickson (WA)

 

Sandy Tenney (UT)

 

Jacqueline Hord (MO)

X

Kirsten Waid (AK)

 

Steven James (MA)

 

Alan Whittington (TN)

 

Chawetta Johnson (MS)

X

Joyce Wright (AL)

X

Crystaline Jones (AK)

 

 

X

Diane Keetch (NV)

 

 

Other members/guests in attendance included Debbie Dellber, Toronto, Canada, Beveryl Isles, Ottawa, Canada, Marian Johnston, PEI, Canada.


Approval of Minutes

Upon a motion by Suzi Lowell (AK), seconded by Greg Gray (WV), the minutes of the last meeting held April 15-17, 2011 , during the Spring Meeting, in Pittsburgh, PA, were approved.

Introduction of Canadian Guest: Deller, Isles and Johnston

Old Business

No old business before the committee.

New Business

Discussion of the October 13, 2011 Joint Canadian-American Meeting in Montgomery, AL, and updates to the meeting were given by Joyce Wright, AL.

Adjournment

Upon a motion by Steve Marshall (VT), seconded by Sherry Rodriquez (NV), the meeting was adjourned.

Respectfully submitted,
Bo Hoover, WV, Vice Chair/Recorder