LPOIC Board Meeting 2-23-22 Athol
Attending: Gale Belgarde, Dale Greene, Barb Gillespie, Dave Gillespie, Christine Sandahl, Carter Sandahl, Bud Bedry and Will Crook.
Minutes for 1-26-22 passed around and accepted.
Mack of the Month: January Dan Harder won 8.42lbs. February Dale Greene leads with 10.06lbs. 29.5”.
Will Crook tendered resignation. Paperwork now on file. Carter Sandahl volunteered to step up as Treasurer. Unanimously accepted. Will Crook will help out in transition. Bud Bedry wishes to be removed from the signature card for any accounts he has been on.
Christine Sandahl accepted appointment to the Board until election. Unanimously supported.
Gale Belgarde needs a check for pin design.
Trying for LPOIC Pin Auction Online only.
Trying for Derby tickets partly Online and limited sales outlets. Proposed Hudson Bay, Holiday Shores, North 40 and Black Sheep.
Pins should arrive in time.
Newsletter Online (through Constant Contact and Website) and reduced number of printed for distribution.
Dave G. has arranged certification of scales.
Voted to continue Junior Division as before but with addition of $100 catch and release bonus for placing Rainbows. Unanimous support.
Voted to cancel Awards Ceremony, in part due to no longer keeping fish for examination.
Plaque for Raider Boats Platinum Membership ordered.
Scholarships supported for 4 first year college students studying in fisheries and wildlife sciences.
Spring Derby format and prize package the same as last year except adding bonus money to released Junior Division placing Rainbows.
Looking into more creative ideas to support scholarships.
Minutes submitted by Dale Greene Secretary
Next Members Meeting 3-9-22 location TBA Vote for Silver Platter Recipient.
Next Board Meeting 3-23-22 location TBA Continue work on Spring Derby.