Thursday, December 17, 2015
Meeting called to order at 7:00pm
Members Present – 19
Meeting Minutes from November 2015 accepted into the record.
9th Annual Night of Lights / Parade of Lights was a huge success. Plans for next year are to make the 10th Anniversary even bigger.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Date is set for Saturday, March 26, 2016 on a Saturday afternoon at Lee Newton Park. This event will be tied into 2 other large events for the community to make it more than just a show up and leave event. The American Legion Auxiliary Spring Fling will be held in the back section of the park and the 2016 Spring Jasper Arts Fair will be held in the park-n-ride on Stegall.
Nominations for Board of Directors – Motion was made to vote on all positions for the JMA Board of Directors. A second was given. All members present voted for, there were no nays. All Board of Directors were elected at this special meeting during the JMA Christmas Party.
Those winning their elected positions will take office in January 2016.
Board of Directors Nominated are as follows:
Haley Bouchie of ALL-A-CART for the position of JMA President.
Kirk Raffield of Private Individual for the position of JMA Vice-President.
Susan Horton of Horton’s Pet Supply for the position of Treasurer.
Paul Poore of Relay For Life of Pickens County for the position of Secretary.
There will be no JMA Monthly meeting in January with the next meeting to take place on February 11, 2016. Meetings will now start at 6:30pm to allow some members more time to arrive.
The JMA will offer a FREE Web Building Service to current paid members so that they can have a better social media and presence in the technology world. Those wishing to use this new membership benefit need to contact Secretary, Paul Poore.
Open Forum From Members and Non-Members
Meeting adjourned at 7:14pm