Unit 556 Board Members:
Paula Olivares, President Ruth Baker, Vice-President Bill Brodek, Secretary Meressa Naftulin, Treasurer Tracy Boys Roy Ladd Beth Morrin Rand Pinsky Basant Shah Onorita Pallanti 

Minutes Jan 12, 2014

Minutes of Bridge Board Unit 556 (approved Feb 11, 2014)
The annual General Membership meeting was held in Santa Clarita, California on January 12, 2014. The meeting was called to order by Vice-President Paula Olivares at 6:10 P.M.
Members in attendance: Bill Brodek, Rand Pinsky, Paula Olivares, Onorita Pallanti and Ruth Baker.
Members not in attendance: Brad Ward, Doris Thompson, Marlene Gaspar, Ginny Dudley, and Gloria Robinson.
Paula Olivares reported that the Sectional had been a real team effort and had earned $928 profit.
Charles Morrin, Rita Vanatter and Paula Olivares each gave a summary of their club games and lessons.
The following current board members are willing to be nominated for another year: Bill Brodek, Rand Pinsky, Paula Olivares and Ruth Baker. The following new members are willing to serve on the board: Basant Shah, Beth Morrin, Meressa Naftulin, Roy Ladd and Tracy Boys. Onorita Pallanti is willing to serve as Sunshine Lady, a non-voting board position.
Ron Oest made a motion that all those nominated be elected. Seconded by Carole Provost. The motion carried unanimously.
Rand Pinsky then nominated Paula Olivares as President. Seconded by Ruth Baker. The motion carried unanimously.
Rand Pinsky then nominated Ruth Baker as Vice-President. Seconded by Bill Brodek. The motion carried unanimously.
Rand Pinsky then nominated Bill Brodek as Secretary. Seconded by Ruth Baker. The motion carried unanimously.
Rand Pinsky then nominated Meressa Naftulin as Treasurer. Seconded by Bill Brodek. The motion carried unanimously.
Meeting adjourned at 6:30 P.M.