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Annual Meeting Minutes of the Association

NY-SAFE Annual meeting May 5, 2017 The annual meeting of NY-SAFE was called to order by President Bob Reed at 6pm

Following the pledge of Allegiance the minutes from the spring meeting were read and a motion by Tom Burns was made to accept as read seconded by Rich Frasco motion passed

The treasures report was unchanged from the spring meeting so a motion was made Rich Frasco to accept as read the month before seconded by Tom Burns motion passed.

Presidents report: not much to report since last month. Bob has been updating the web site as people send him stuff and now has it so even google chrome users can access their areas and update it.

Vice President: no report. Has been attending the joint council meetings

Membership Secretary; see attached

Directors reports:

Rich: not much going on. Was going to reach out to Lillian from Oak hill Durham about taking over his Hudson valley spot but believed she’d be too busy with her fasny work also but will check with her. Steve Y: has been asked by Lisa to do a program for the preschoolers at the state chief’s conference in June.

Frank: sent some information to Bob Reed to go on web site about hoarding and the fire service. There is some good information on there.

Tim Thomas: has had surgery to repair shoulder injury and will be laid up for a bit. Will keep us posted on his progress. Al: no report sent but will be stepping down.

Past President: Tom and Bob Reineke have new art work for the new application should have them by state chiefs in June. Joint council agrees that they are having communication problems with each other and are looking to do better moving forward.

Jerry: working on the final pieces of program and will be contacting insurance companies soon. Bob Reed said he would reach out to state farm and some others. Jerry will reach out to vfis.

Jerry will also get the information to Tom Burns so that he can bring it back to Joint council. The next joint council meeting will be June 8th and Rick Nemier said he was hoping to attend also.

No old business

New Business None

Good of the order; Tom Burns made a motion that the president seek a new Canadian liaison for NY SAFE seconded by Tim Boel motion passed. Rick Nemier suggested Bob reach out to Jason Benn who was attending the conference.

Bob Reed stated that he had a brass trumpet that he will be donating for the raffle and handed out tickets. The drawing will be in June at State Chiefs.

Election of officers:

Tim Boel made the motion that the secretary cast one vote for al unopposed offices except the secretary position seconded by Tom Burns motion passed.

Tim Boel made the motion that the President cast one vote for the position of secretary seconded by Frank Fiato motion passed.

Officers elected:

President: Bob Reed

Vice President: Rich Frasco

Membership secretary: Bob Reineke

Treasurer: Rick Nemier

Secretary: Lisa Shellman

West Central Director Jerry Wheeler

Past President Tim Boel gave the oath of office.

Motion to adjourn made by Rick Nemier seconded by Rich Frasco motion passed

Meeting adjourned 6:30 pm.

Respectfully submitted: Lisa Shellman, Secretary NY-SAFE

Boardroom meeting


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