General meeting called to order
at 7:41pm by Dee Carlson.
Members present: Dee Carlson, Verlynn Johns, Cliff Hewitt, Jan
Leikam, Muriel Clifford, Patty Hull Bo Gloster,
and Rusty Kingery.
Minutes: Minutes were approved for the 11 October 06 meeting.
Secretary report: The trophies for the Jan 07 show have been
purchased. Bessie Pickens sent a thank you note for
allowing her to judge at SKC in Aug.06. Reggie Gausman delivered
several pieces of mail from AKC to Dee Carlson.
Mail included approval of January show and trials and closing paperwork
from the August show. Mail was
given to Verlynn after review.
Treasure report: Jan stated that we are in the black for the
year will break even on our Aug 06 show. Treasurer
report filed with the secretary.
Board report: Dee reported that the board had moved to donate
$1000.00 to the Snohomish County Sheriff department
to help aide in finding a new search and rescue dog. She explained
that they had lost one of their K-9
Show report: Jan reported our Jan 07 show premium will be out
very shortly. Please everyone note the EARLY
closing date of 12/20/06. In fact all of the Western Washington
Cluster will have the same early closing. Jan will
have signs at the Whidbey Island Kennel club show next weekend
informing the exhibitors as well.
Jan asked Patty Hull if she would step in as treasurer for the
Jan 07 show. This will free up Jan as she is our show
August 07 Show report: Bo Gloster has emailed all the specialty
clubs from our 8-06 show asking for their input;
most all came back with compliments. Bo also went over in his email
changes that we are already implementing for
our next show.
Dee asked Bo if he would directly contact the Terv club regarding
their feed back. Dee Carlson has contacted AKC about combining
all obedience specialties for the 8 -07 show. This would pull in
more entries and save money for all of the clubs.
Cliff Hewitt is co-show chair for the Terrier specialty club. Bo
asked if he would get in contact with the Swedish
judge and finalize her contract.
Bo announced the judges committee for the August 2008 will be
Cliff Hewitt, Patty Hull and Bo Gloster as chair.
2007 Board Nominations: Secretary Verlynn Johns read the 2007
slate for SKC officers and board positions as follows:
President -Dee Carlson
Vice president-Rusty Kingery
Secretary- Verlynn Johns
Board members: Beverly Little, Cliff Hewitt, Patty Hull, Muriel
Clifford, Bo Gloster
No Nominations from the floor. Bo moved
to close nominations Patty seconded, slate approved.
Jan Leikam will host the December Christmas party at her house
on December 10th, 2006 at 3:00pm... Remember
our $20.00 gift exchange. Food to bring is as follows A-G appetizers,
H-I salads, J-M side dishes, N-Z desserts.
Judges dinner for the 1-07 show will be catered by GG’s
per Muriel Clifford, Hospitality. Please RSVP Muriel if you will
Meeting adjourned at 8:20pm
Respectfully submitted by Verlynn Johns