November 2014 Fellow Feathers Meeting Minutes
Janica Lee, Charles Nelson, Dave Kiesling, Rafael Lavin, Shawn Murphy, Pat Denevan, Chris Carillo, Urs Kellenberger, George Artz, Wayne Michelsen, Ken Martin, Tom White.
Ken Martin chaired the meeting in Zac’s continued absence.
Ken commented on the overall positive state of the club, things going well.
A pilot was suspended from flying at Funston for the remainder of the year 2014, for allegedly flying aggressively in proximity to paraglider pilots. Pilot’s flight privileges will be restored January 1st, 2015.
Ken led discussion of policy changes regarding multiple clubhouse glider spaces allocated to individual pilots. Steve stated that this was a problem when the waiting list was 2 years. several members commented on the concept.
Motion was made to change rule to allow for a 2nd space to be allocated to individuals as per language on the 2015 sticker application, at the discretion of the clubhouse manager or the board. Board shall refine the guidelines for multiple spaces in the near future.
Motion seconded, vote taken, 9 in favor, 2 opposed. Motion passed.
Dave Kiesling made a motion to award an “Officer of the Year” plaque to Zac Majors for his outstanding contribution to the club in 2014, motion seconded, vote taken, 8 in favor, 1 opposed. Motion passed.
Steve reported that the tall step ladder has disappeared from the clubhouse, an essential tool for maintaining the purgatory rack.
IF ANYONE IS AWARE OF WHERE IT WENT - PLEASE RETURN IT, OR REPORT TO THE CLUBHOUSE MANAGER.
It will be expensive to replace.
Sticker forms for 2015 stuffed by members.