US LACROSSE – Chesapeake
Date: January 17, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Attendees: Mark Mozier, John Davis, Chip VanReenan, Mike Barnhardt, Arvak Marshall, Eddie Trujillo, Kevin Hannon, Leah Filley, Ronald Kolbe, Terry Edmondson, Francis McAndrews, Harry Hornick, Gavin Higgins, Mary-Beth Davis, Mark Eissele with US lacrosse
Presidents Update -
Current roster and term limits
Email – call to action – asking for volunteers filling vacancies next meeting
New Position – chapter meeting director / Facilitator – dictate how meeting will be run, give them agenda, watches the time, keep it running – could be the role of the secretary or the vice president
Hall of Fame Update – Ed
Coaching Development/clinic update – chip
Officials progress and Board Recruitment – Gavin Higgins
Starting in February – training on Tuesday evenings
Opportunity to reach out and start the conversation
Board Recruitment – clarity on positions helps; but how to market this; Put this on our website; looking for more people in wider range within our area. Examples – have volunteers that were hall of famers to help vet out hall of famers in the future.
National School Girls tournament in AA County – Mark
Not going to happen overnight. Mark has a goal to have this started by next March.
Ardvack – questions on Academic All Americans – and the process.
Treasurer Reports on Chapter Finances – John D
USL National updated – Mark E.
US Lacrosse handout – initiatives over the year
Mark E – had a meeting to talk to people – how to develop programs and grow the players and organizations. Rec vs Club lacrosse – conversation with Arvack and Francis on how they keep their organizations together.
Open Discussion and adjournment
Next Meeting – April 4, 2017. – advise to move this meeting up. February Monday 27 – 7pm and cancel 4/4/17 meeting
Next meeting – voting on positions.