The High Plains NWA/AMS Chapter Minutes

11 August 2016

 

The NWA/AMS High Plains Chapter held an in person meeting on Thursday, August 11th after the 18th Annual High Plains Conference. For more information about the conference, please see the other files sent with these minutes. The meeting began around 1200pm and consisted of the following.No old business was brought up.The treasurer informed us that he will be working on checks and balances for the conference expenses and will be getting out the latest balance to everyone shortly. Rick from Hastings mentioned that he made a certificate for Riley Weller, the individual who won the Jim Johnson Scholarship this year, and invited him to the office to present the award.See other files sent with these minutes for a small write up and picture of the winner. William Taylor then mentioned that there was a brief video of the conference and 70 year COOP award on the KNOP TV news the night before.I have included a link to this video below. Next, it was brought up that the president and vice president will be stepping down at the end of the year.This is due to having those positions for 3-5 years.Anyone who is interested in becoming the chapterís president or vice president should inform William Taylor or Jeremy Wesely.Before the meeting adjourned, the group agreed that we should have one more meeting before the end of the year.Possible dates for the next meeting will be found shortly. The meeting then concluded around 1220pm.

 

KNOP TV video from the conference

http://www.knopnews2.com/content/news/High-Plains-Chapter-of-the-American-Meteorological-Society-meets-389814222.html

 

William Taylor††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wesley Hovorka

President †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Secretary