BCGS Minutes Dec 2014
The Bulldog Club of Greater Seattle Meeting Minutes
Dec. 13, 2014
Members Present: Bud and Rosalie Colbath, Vicky Langager, Peggy Bauer, Ed and Gail Harris, Len & Trish Whitney, Melanie Trichler, Sandy Fisher, Tammy Thresher, Norm and Tia Bailey, Jeff and Winn Ryman, Heather Dietz, Tamara Marcotte
Educational Instruction: None this month
Meeting Called to Order by President Heather Dietz at 7:45 pm
APPROVAL OF AGENDA: No changes to agenda. M/S/C as they are written.
CONSIDERATION OF MINUTES FROM LAST MEETING: November minutes were approved as written.
REPORTS OF THE OFFICERS
Report of President (Heather Dietz):
Heather thanked everyone for all the support in her role as President this past year. Heather made the decision to not run for President because of time commitments to her new job.
Report of Vice President (Tamara Marcotte):
Thanked everyone for attending the party/meeting. Had a great turnout this year!!
Report of Secretary (Kim Dailey): No report
Report of Treasurer (Sandy Fisher):
Financials are available to anyone who would like to review them.
2015 BCGS Specialty Shows –Wynn Ryman
The Judges for the Specialty Show are:
• George Lai
• Stacy Gann
• Randy Kelly
We are still in need of Sweepstakes and Obedience Judges.
The location for the specialty show is not yet set. Looking into other options for next year’s show. We will be voting on the theme during the January meeting.
Advertising (Robin Harris):
No report this month.
Bulltique (Kim Dailey): No report
Legislation Liaison – Peggy Bauer
Newsletter (Tamara Marcotte):
Will be stepping down as newsletter editor after the December issue is out. Gail Harris was voted in as new editor.
Public Education (Kim Dailey):
No report this month
Ways and Means (VACANT):
Website – Lexi Ryman
ELECTION OF NEW MEMBERS:
Teresa Mallare was voted in as a new member
ELECTION OF NEW BREEDERS TO THE BREEDER REFERRAL PROGRAM: None
Election of 2015 officers
There was a change to the slate due to Heather Dietz withdrawing her name as President. The new slate was announced and was voted in. The 2015 BCGS Officers and Board members are:
President: Tamara Marcotte
Vice-President: Sherri Feeney
Secretary: Kim Dailey
Treasurer: Sandy Fisher
Board Members: Len Whitney, Trish Whitney, Jeff Ryman
2016 BCA Nationals:
The show is coming together….need volunteers for various committees:
-Trophies -Advertising -Publicity -Ways and Means -Airport Pick-up and Return
-Hospitality -Grounds and Rings -Crating and Grooming -Banquet -Ice Committee
No new business
Food/Refreshments for Upcoming Meetings
Jan. Tamara Marcotte
NEW APPLICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP: None this month
NEW BREEDER REFERRAL APPLICATIONS: None this month
Upcoming Shows and Events
January 10-12, 2015 Western Washington Cluster: Puyallup, WA
January 14-18 2015: Rose City Classic: Portland OR
Meeting adjourned at 8:19 pm
Date of Next Meeting – Jan. 5, 2015 in Bellevue WA
Raffle: Sandy Fisher won the wine basket Congrats Sandy!!!