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Notice of Annual Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

OF THE MEMBERS OF THE CLUB 420 ASSOCIATION, INC.

Friday August 3, 2018 at 5 pm EDT

Fort Tabor, 1000 Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford, MA 02744

AND CALL FOR BOARD NOMINATIONS

 

I. Annual General Meeting

Adult members of the C420 Association are hereby notified that the 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Membership and the Board of Directors of the Association is scheduled for Friday August 3, 2018 at 5 pm EDT at Fort Tabor, 1000 Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford, MA 02744. Those unable to attend in person may participate by telephone:   (605) 475-4800; Participant Code: 324462#

II. Call for Nominations

At the Annual General Meeting, vacancies on the Board shall be filled by election. Any adult member may nominate an adult member for an opening. The Board of Directors will also have a Nominating Committee who will present a slate of candidates to the Membership for consideration.

With the exception of nominations by the Nominating Committee, all nominations shall be filed electronically with the Association’s Secretary Kate Bartel (katehyde@me.com), by July 27, 2018.   All nominations will be communicated to the membership with the agenda prior to the Annual General Meeting.  Any nomination must be seconded at the Annual General Meeting before the nomination may be considered for a vote.

Proxies as allowed by Article IV, Section 5 must be filed electronically or in person with the Secretary by 4 PM July 27, 2018.

III. Board Openings

Regional Directors (3 year terms):

  • Region 1 (ME, MA, NH, VT)
  • Region 4 (US Sailing Areas D & F) – Dan Bornarth
  • Region 6 (US Sailing Areas G, H, J, & K)
  • Region 7 (Canada East)
  • Region 8 (Canada West)

    At Large Directors (3 year terms)

  • John A. Morgan  - term expiring in 2018

    High School (one year term) - Katja Sertl

    College (one year term) – Justin Assad

    Manufacturer Directors

  • Laser Performance: Bill Crane
  • Sturgis Boatworks: Matt Wake
  • Zim Sailing: Steve Perry

IV. Continuing Directors

     At Large:

  • Jenny Benson – Term expires in 2020
  • Anthony Chaumont - Term expiring 2019
  • Amy Jones - Term expires in 2019
  • Jeff Progelhof – Term expires 2021
  • Diane Schmelz – Term expires in 2020

     Regional:

  • Ernest "Bub" Kovacs - Term expires in 2019 - Region 2 (CT, NY, RI)
  • Susan Bruce – Term expires in 2020 - Region 3 (PA, DL, MD, VA)
  • Kate Bartel - term expires in 2019 - Region 5 (US Sailing Areas E & K)