Autust 6, 2013
Present were: Margaret Rich, Debbie Moss, Marsha Bustin, Leslie Smith, Anne York, Jim Sutton, Beckey Downing, Barbara DuBois, Lynne Chevballier, Jenny Morgan and Don Downing.
The June Minutes were read by Margaret Rich. The minutes were amended to show the correct number of adult members which are 103 adults, 10- three year members and 4 lifetime members. A motion to accept the minutes was made by Leslie Smith, seconded by Marsha Bustin and accepted by the board.
The meeting was called to order at 7:12
The treasurer’s report was presented by Jim Sutton and accepted by the board.
- A membership report was given by Jenny Morgan. Rancho currently has 109 one year, 9 three year and 4 life members for a total of 122 voting members. We have 39 youth members and 1 associate member.
- A program report was given by Debbie Moss. Carolyn Hock will be the speaker at our October 9th meeting. She will speak about endurance riding at Richie’s Diner in Murrieta.
- A Horse Show report was given by Margaret Rich. The Fall show is moving along. The last edits to the premium were getting done so it could be put on the website.
A discussion was held about the Ethics Practice and Revue Board hearing involving Rancho and David Garret. Margaret Rich went before the board to present facts pertaining to the misappropriation of funds by David. The hearing resulted in a $1,000 fine. Charges were also brought forth by Region One: those resulted in a $1,000 fine and a 2 year suspension from AHA.
Barbara DuBois reminded everyone that the Region One directory is almost done.
Delegates were reminded to register before October 1st as to not be charged a late fee.
A motion was made by Beckey Downing to adjourn the meeting, seconded by Leslie Smith and approved by the board. The meeting was adjourned at 8:16pm.