BOD Meeting Minutes
August 5th, 2015
The meeting was called to order at 7:30pm
Board members present were: President: Leslie Smith, Vice President: Bill Melendez, Secretary: Vandi Reeves, Directors: Debbie Moss, and Katherine Rich-Elzig and Delegate: Kathy-Callahan Smith Absent were: Treasurer Jim Sutton (excused), Directors: Faye Hall (excused) and Anne York, and Past President: Margaret Rich (excused).
The July Minutes were presented by Vandi Reeves. A motion was made by Debbie Moss to accept the minutes as corrected, seconded by Bill Melendez and approved by the board.
The treasurers report was presented by Leslie Smith for Jim Sutton, accepted by the board and filed for audit.
Youth: The RCAHA Youth Judging Team has decided to postpone traveling and competing at the AHA Annual Youth Judging Contest until next year. The decision was originally made due to conflicting schedules but on a positive note this will give the new team an extra year of practice before their first national competition.
A Spring Horse Show report was given by Leslie Smith. We are currently waiting to hear back from AHA regarding the approval of our Spring Show dates: March 24th - 27th, 2016.
Fall Horse Show/HH2H:
Fall Horse Show: At the last Fall Horse Show meeting it was decided that the show would be changing to a one day horse show this year in order to cut down on expenses.
HH2H: Chris Cullen is currently helping to organize the demo riders and vendors. Anyone interested should contact Christian Cullen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Programs: Our next General Dinner Meeting will be held at Richie's Diner in Murrieta on September 15th from 6pm -8pm. Our guest speaker will be Melissa Strain, holistic health practitioner, California certified massage therapist, intuitive energy worker/counselor and animal communicator. More information about our guest speaker can be found at RCAHA.org. Please RSVP to Debbie Moss at DebraGMoss@msn.com if you are planning on attending.
AHA insider 8/3/2015 posted Hall of Fame Inductees that include:
Judges: Bill Hughes, Judy Kibler, and Richard Petty, and steward: Ron Rhodes
A motion to adjourn the meeting was made by Debbie Moss, seconded by Bill Melendez and approved by the board at 7:56pm.