(DRAFT COPY – PENDING APPROVAL BY VOTING MEMBERSHIP)
- Call to Order
The meeting was called to order at approximately 6 PM by Brian Fleming.
- Roll Call:
Brian Fleming, Acting Chair
Vice-Chair not present
John Olivadoti, Treasurer not present
Rick Heffelfinger, Acting Secretary
Hannah Tomboulides, At-Large Director not present
Nathan Slusher, Active member
Larry Gough, Active member
Greg Peele, Active member
Mari Peele, Active member
Thai Heiler, Active member
- Quorum was met
- Officer Reports
The chair reported he was working to get a member list, get turnover for banking, SOE account access, email access, etc.
- Unfinished Business:
- Committee Reports
- New Business:
Brian presented goals for the organization and discussion ensued:
- Running candidates – Desire to pursue both elected and appointed positions
Growing the party by 500
- Raise $2000 by the end of the year
- Determining list of issues to focus on – Several issues where identified. Ranked voting, gun rights, sex workers, water quality, education initiatives, and transparency.
- Establish guest speakers – Nathan identified Tamera Paul as a potential candidate for the January meeting. Her topic would be women obtaining CCW.
- Notice & Announcement
- Next Mtg Date:
- Next Mtg Location:
- Dial in:
- FaceBook chat?:
- LP/LPF News
Brian announced a Libertarian Facebook event on January 11th on rank choice voting.
- Summary/Action Item List
Rick will begin researching county appointed position.
Brian will put out a call on the facebook page for suggested issues to focus on.
Larry will dig up any old contact lists
Rick will create an initial contact list in Access
Greg will research other political activist groups
Rick will create a free Mail Chimp account
Brian will put out a call on the facebook page for suggestions for social volunteerism ideas. (IE Beach cleanup, trash pickup, Habitat for humanity, etc)
Nathan and Thai will research locations for the next and future monthly meetings.
Brian will set the date and time for monthly business meeting.
Bryan will establish a PO Box to be used as the organizations POC with the SOE.
Mari volunteered to help with the web page