July 11, 2012
President Rusty Kingery called the meeting to order at 6:25pm. In attendance: Verlynn, Malynn and Dave John, Jan Leikam, Patty Anderson, Rusty and Dave Kingery, Dee Smiley, Tonya Gisselberg, Jackie Blumenstetter, Laura Young and guest-Holly Berman, Bo Gloster, Dee Carlson and guest-Ingrid, Geri Orta and guests- Mary Ann Condit and Julie Glenn, Ellen Winningham, Sandee Isaacson, Doug Haldeman, Len and Susan Plouf, and Michelle Brown.
The nominees for the SKC Sportsmanship award were read by Michelle Brown. The Nominees are Bo Gloster, Jan Leikam and Tonya Gisselberg. The club cast their votes and the winner will be announced at the August show.
Bo Gloster talked about the AKC vote of the parent club regarding the National Specialty should award a 3 point major for the Reserve Winner’s Dog and Bitch. It will be voted on in the September meeting. Laura Young moved to have Bo vote for this to go through. It was seconded and passed.
Jan Leikam moved that we add SKC to the list of organizations that are against the USDA Breeder Law. The club voted in favor with 2 opposed. Michelle Brown will make sure that SKC gets on this list.
August Show- Jan reported everything is going well. We have all the clearances on the Specialty Clubs. The trophies are done. We have not touched bases with the Fire Marshall yet. Notify Sandee Isaacson if any interest in stewarding. Dee reminded everyone about the Judges dinner on Saturday at 6pm before the show. Please RSVP for this by August 15th and if you do not show then you will need to reimburse the club for the dinner.
Next Meeting: September 12th, 2012 at the Rose Hill Fire Station in Kirkland.
Michelle Brown, Secretary