I am happy to report that our Annual General Meeting held on 20 June 2019 was highly successful. All Officers and Directors positions for the coming year have been filled and a new way of delivering the monthly program was agreed upon. Herein are the details.
New Monthly Meeting Program. Commencing in September, the association will hold only one monthly meeting each month. These will be held on the 2nd Thursday, from 6:30 – 8:30pm at the Seminar Room at Lee Valley. An integrated program, developed jointly by the three Group Program Coordinators will be delivered at those monthly meetings.
Special Interest Gatherings (SIGs). It was agreed that as many as two SIGs will be held each month. These events will also be developed jointly the three Group Coordinators.
Announcement of Programs and SIGs. The Secretary will ensure that details of Monthly Meetings and SIGs will be reflected in the KWA website’s calendar. To keep themselves informed, members are encouraged to check in on the calendar on a recurring basis.
Election Results. The following individuals were voted in for the coming year:
Board of Directors:
- Richard Sunderland
- Gerry Bailey
- David Robinson
- President: David Robinson
- Vice-President: Matt Turner
- Treasurer: Dave Young
- Secretary: Marty Schlosser
- Webmaster: Rick Prudil
- Hand Tools Group Coordinator: Dave Young
- Carvers & Sculptors Group Coordinator: Matt Turner
- Furniture & Cabinetmakers Group Coordinator: Marty Schlosser
- Past-President: Marty Schlosser
I would like to take this opportunity to again thank all those who contributed so much to our association this past year and to wish the newly elected Directors and Officers all the best for the new year which commences in September. I would also like to remind everyone that dues for the new fiscal year are due in September. Check your website for complete details.
All the best,
Robert M. Schlosser
Chairperson of the Board and President Fiscal Year 2018 – 2019
Kingston Wood Artisans Inc.