Monday, October 24, 2016

Annual Member Meeting and Social Event

The annual Robson Ranch Pickleball Club annual meeting was held on Wednesday, October 19th at the courts.  There were 64 club members in attendance.  From 3PM to 4:30 PM voting took place filling the open board positions of Vice President, Treasurer, a 2 year at large director and a 1 year at large director to fill the unexpired term of a resigning director.  While the voting was taking place there was also some blind draw pickleball played.

At 4:30PM the annual member meeting was held.  The first order of business was the transition of power from President Jim Duran, whose term was expiring to the new president, Bob Burtch.  President Burtch announced the results of the election as follows:  Vice President, Mickie Storckman; Treasurer, Larry Kraus; At Large Directors, Wayne Champagne (2 year term) and Larry Suskevich (1 year term).  President Burtch  also presented the new social committee members, which are MJ Wong and Barbara Sewell. They expect to have one social function per month

Topics discussed at the meeting included:

  1. Review of the Fall/November club play schedule
  2. Skill level group play
  3. Waiver forms
  4. Skill Rating Procedures
  5. Robson Winter Pickleball League
  6. Treasurer's Report
  7. Sign Up Genius
  8. Guest Play vs Non-Guest play and Inter-Community Play
Minutes of the meeting will be forthcoming in the near future.  

After the meeting, there was a social hour where pizza was served along with other shared dishes, brought by various club members.  After dinner, social pickleball play continued well into the night.