The October board meeting ran from 8 AM Monday October 6th through 10 PM Friday October 10th.
1.) Approve September Board Meeting Minutes
Minutes approved as posted.
2.) Treasurers Report
Beginning Book balance 9/1/14 – $16,077.33
Total Expenditures – $1,336.43
– One debit $38.96 for Benchmark Email
– One check for $1,297.47 – Trade Show booth display
Total Deposits – $418.64
Ending Book balance 9/30/14 – $15,159.54
3.) Membership Report
The numbers for this month are:
General membership 7548 increase of 35
Associate membership 49 no change
Youth membership 26 no change
Total membership 7623 +35 on Oct 6th 2014
A copy of the .xls file is stored in the BOD Archive board
4.) Committee Reports
Rod provided a review of the Legislative Summit and planning for next session’s event was discussed.
4b.) Events and Fundraising
Nothing significant to report.
The need for a structured communication’s plan was discussed.
4d.) Membership and Recruiting
Coordination and planning with The Well Armed Woman organization for the Lincoln Women’s Expo was discussed.
4e.) Web Admin
Dan provided a report on recent updates to the forum, as well as the need for moderation. Rod also provided the suggestion of integrating Youtube into the forums and NFOA home page.
5.) Any Old Business
Pricing, quantities, and viability of the NFOA custom lower receiver project was discussed, as well as possible candidates for the Firearms Rights Champion Award.
6.) NFOA Logo
The need for a policy and plan for using the two different NFOA logos was discussed, as well as accommodations for providing material for user generated content.
7.) Board elections
Planning for election procedures was discussed. General approval was given to having voting open for one week, and having each voter cast a vote for four people.