At the August meeting, election of officers took place:
Chairman - Quentin Larson - Dakotas
Vice Chairman - Jim Rodgers - Kansas
Secretary - Lois Coe - Missouri
Treasurer - Terry Hundley - Kansas
Bylaws - Chairman - Jim Rodgers - Kansas
Kristi Brink - Missouri
Steve Langton - Iowa
Dennis Micek - Nebraska
Cliff Deverell - Dakotas
Resolutions - Chairman - Rick Labbee - Missouri
Cindy Brinson - Iowa
Linda Honeycutt - Nebraska
Doris Beers - Kansas
Gerri Dooley - Dakotas
Auxiliary Ritual - Chairman Patty Welch - Nebraska
Co-Chairman Bobbie Lowry - Nebraska
Aerie Ritual - Chairman Pete Schmieding
Auditor - Kristi Brink - Missouri
Memorial Team - Chairmen -Todd and Cheri Bollig - Nebraska
Anthony and Barb Cornine - Missouri
Larry Simpson and Cindy Brinson - Iowa
Dennis Micek and Linda Honeycutt - Nebraska
Jim and Florence Rodgers - Kansas
Andy Anderson and Geri Dooley - Dakotas
Canned food drive chairman - Terri O'Connor
Delegates to the conference are encouraged to bring canned goods!
Room Raffles to come!
Bids will be taken for Conference/Convention Music
Theme: Emerald City as it is the 20th Anniversary - Wizard of Oz would be incorporated
Registration forms will be mailed to Secretary Coe Deadline is March 29, 2018.
Basket Raffle - each state is asked to furnish a basket for the raffle.
Auction - Held Saturday after the afternoon meeting. All conference delegates are asked to bring a nice item for the auction.
Ads and Boosters - Send to Lois Coe she will forward to Jeri Furby. Deadline February 14, 2018.
MINK Pin Contest - The Committee is taking submissions for a new pin design. Winner determined at January 2018 meeting. Winner will receive their 2018 registration fee.
Next meeting will be held in Moberly, MO on January 20, 2018.