11-12-2015 Minutes

Blue Knights XXXV
Nov 12th, 2015
   
The monthly Blue Knight Meeting convened @ 6:30 p.m. at T-Bears

MEETING ATTENDEES
Brian Bylsma
Carey Balentine
Gregg Bishop
Michael Jackson
Todd Allen
Adam Cooper
Michael Campbell
Johnny Rodriguez

GUEST ATTENDEES

Teri Balentine
Cindy Jackson
Debra Bishop

SECRETARY'S REPORT

  • Minutes:  Motion made by C. Balentine to forgo the reading of meeting minutes, seconded by G, Bishop.  All in favor.
  • Members attended meeting –8
  • Family members/Guest attended meeting –3
  • New Applications – 2
  • Pending – 0
  • Active Members – 32


  TREASURE'S REPORT

  • Treasure Report:  J. Rodriguez provided a treasures report.  $3,004.55 in the account, has $85.00 in bills and has collected $168.00 in dues.  Motion to accept dues report made by M. Campbell, seconded by G. Bishop.  All in favor.  Motion also made by B. Bylsma to authorize J. Rodriguez to cover all bills owed, seconded by G. Bishop.  All in favor.

OLD BUSINESS

  • Election Results:  Campbell reported the following election reported for the position Of Vice President
  • Out of 33 Members, 19 voted and 14 abstained
  • 12 Votes for C . Balentine and 7 for T. Allen
  • C. Balentine won by 5 votes.
  • Motion to Accept Election Results by T. Allen, Second by G. Bishop
  • Positions to Take Effect January 1st, 2016
  • PRESIDENT:    Brian Bylsma
  • VICE PRESIDENT:   Carey Balentine
  • TREASURE/SECRETARY   Adam Cooper 
  • (3) BOARD MEMBERS
  • Michael Campbell; 
  • Joshua Loudermilk
  • Graham Smith

 

NEW BUSINESS

  • New Members:  Bylsma briefed members present the following individuals applied for membership and have been granted with applications turned in.

Michael LeLeux (TGSO) and Russ Fraiser (Chaplin)

  • Marlin Chief Police Funeral Run:  Saturday, Nov 14th.  POC is C. Balentine mandority dress, black pants, long sleeve white shirt and vest.
  • Christmas Light Tour, December, 19th.  POC M. Campbell.  invite has been extended to the Combat Veterans and the Green Knights.
  • Hunt for Heroes Parade - December, 10th POC G. Bishop.  Parade will start on Veterans Memorial Drive. 
  • Motion to Close at 7:05pm by B. Bylsma, seconded by G. Bishop all in favor.


RIDE REPORTS
TBA
     
UPCOMING RIDES & EVENTS

Hunt for Heroes Parade
Date: 10 Dec 2015
Time:  TBA
Location:  1st Financial Blank (Behind Eskimo Hut)

Christmas Light Tour
Date:  19 Dec 2015
Time:  TBA
Location:  Main Post Office (Downtown)

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