Fall Meeting–10/22/2022

BWGA FALL MEETING–Update for those who could not attend.
18 Members were in attendance
Reports from Officers.
There was no old business.
New Business:
Membership Overview: 53 Members this year. 14 New Members! We lost 2 members to illness this year, but hopefully they will be back next year. We have had some interest from other ladies who would like to join next year–keep building the league!
Tournament Report: Carol Stoneman spoke to the schedule for next year. Discussion of survey results and comments about more tournaments on Thursdays and trying to have the club championship one day on Thursday and one day on the weekend. Tournament co-chairs will review all 33 survey responses for next season’s schedule. Volunteers requested to work with the co-chairs on developing the 2023 schedule. Cathy Colletti, Mary Beth Curtis and Lorraine Pettola volunteered.
Member Handbook: It was decided that we should form an Ad Hoc Committee to review the handbook and present any changes to the board. Volunteers were Kate Dolan, Wendy Padula, Cathy Colletti and Lorraine Pettola.                                   
Presentation of Changes to by-laws and slate and election of new officers.
Proposed By-Law Revisions

ARTICLE III – BOARD OF DIRECTORS: (Strike through = deleted/Bold & underlined = added)

Section 2 – Elections, Terms and Vacancies:

  1. The following officers, who shall be known as the Board, shall be elected for a term of two years:  President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer Secretary, Treasurer, SNEWGA Rep./Tournament Chairperson, SNEWGA Rep, Tournament Chairperson, Handicap Chairperson, and Social Chairperson.  Board positions may be held by two individuals as co-chairs, and if necessary, one individual may hold two Board positions.

Section 3 – Authority and Power

  1. The Board shall conduct the affairs of the Association with a majority vote required for a decision.  Each office shall have only one vote (i.e., if there are co-chairpersons, they are allowed only one vote together).  If a Board member holds two positions, (i.e., Secretary/Treasurer), then that Board member shall have only one vote.

Slate for Board of Directors Election (2 yr. term ending in 2024 unless specified otherwise):

Debbie Owens – President                 Mary Norris – VP/Membership (1-yr term ending in 2023)
Evelyn Bacon – Treasurer                   Carol Stoneman – Tournament Co-Chair & SNEWGA Rep
Corrine Halliday – Secretary               Paula Mayo – Tournament Co-Chair
Leslie Harrison will continue as Handicap Chair
Donna Pauze and Nancy Hammond will continue as co-social committee chairpersons

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It was a great season, thank you all for coming to play. See you in the Spring!
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