Minutes of the High Plains AMS/NWA Chapter Meeting
November 3, 2010
The High Plains Chapter of the AMS/NWA met at Town and County Kitchen in Norton, KS on November 3rd, 2010. We gathered at 11:30 am and started by having a delicious lunch. The business meeting was held next, followed by a presentation. 11 members and guests were in attendance. After our meeting, Jeremy Wesley/GID led a presentation summarizing the recent Severe Local Storms (SLS) Conference held in Denver in mid-October. Mike Umscheid/DDC then passed out handouts of a list of speakers/presentations from the SLS Conference, along with website links to each author’s extended abstract. Aaron Johnson/DDC also added lively comments to the other two presenters, as he also attended the SLS Workshop.
Call to order. President Mike Umscheid/DDC called the meeting to order at 12:10 pm. Secretary Tim Burke/DDC read the minutes of the 8/12 meeting held during the 14th High Plains (HP14) Conference. The minutes were accepted as read.
Treasurer’s report. Treasurer
Corey King reported the High Plains Ledger balance as of 8/10/10 was
$4791.19: $2066.19 was in the checkbook, and $2725.00 was in the
Jim Johnson Scholarship fund. A summary from the recent HP14
Conference in Dodge City showed we cleared about $720 after all the
bills were paid. Good job, Dodge City staff!
President Mike Umscheid/DDC solicited nominations for next year’s officers. Mike will be stepping down as President. If you want to run for an office, send Mike Umscheid you name and preferred office.
Current officers are:
President – Mike Umscheid/DDC
Vice President – Al Pietrycha/GLD
Treasurer – Cory King/GID
Secretary – Tim Burke/DDCAdjournment. This meeting adjourned at 1:18 PM. The next meeting will be a conference call in early December.