President Rusty Kingery called the meeting to order at 7:30pm. In attendance: Patty Anderson, Jan Leikam, Bo Gloster, Rusty & Dave Kingery, Len & Susan Plouff, Sandee Issacson, Jackie Blumenstetter and guest Jamie, Ellen Winninham, and Michelle Brown.
The minutes of the last board meeting were read again since there were no general minutes.
Secretary’s report: The Inland Empire Kennel Club Association has added agility trials to their all breed show.
President’s report: Dee said Thank you for the flowers and the card. She is at home and doing okay.
The web page was discussed. We found out who owns our domain name. RLynn, our Web Mistress, has purchased www. sammamishkennelclub.net. So that when [if] we get the bill from Sandy Pistolesi, the person in question, we are done with her and are on our own.
Treasurer’s report: We are behind in revenue about $4,500 for this year.
Expenses were up by $18,000. March will be a better reflection as to where we are. A copy of the report was filed with the secretary.
August show: Ellen brought up the question of why we hold the August show if we don’t make money on it. Jan explained that has been our club’s goal is to hold two shows a year which supports the purebred dog world.
Old Business: Bo reminded the club to make nominations for the Good Sportsmanship Award. Laura and Bo have not been able to get together yet to discuss the club Face book page. Sandee wanted to be a part of that.
Jan discussed a letter we received from WSU thanking us for our $1,500 donation towards the Veterinarian Educational Scholarship. They do not have a recipient yet.
New Business: Pat Rogers is still recovering from her car accident. A motion by Patty was made to make a $250 contribution to help towards their medical bills. It was approved all in favor.
Next meeting: May 8th, 2013 at the Rose Hill Fire Station.
Meeting adjourned at 8:15pm.
Michelle Brown, Secretary