|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Subject: [hangout] Last nights meeting
I want to thank everyone who participated in last nights NYLXS meeting.
We had a large turnout of interested and motivated parties. It was hard
work, but we passed a constitional chart, which Joe Maffia will post the
text of shortly, and assigned all our major committees. This is a
terrific start for this group to build on. I really think we are starting
something powerful and unique.
Richard Weinberg, our Secretary, will give a formal presentation of the
minutes soon, but I want to break down a summury of last nights
assignments and acomplishments.
First, the following Offices have been filled.
President: Ruben Safir
First VP - Marcus Conti
Second VP - JoeAnn Cripps
Secretary - Richard Weinberg
Recording Secretary - Liz Arum
Treasurer - Joe Maffia
Co-Treasurer - Mike Richardson
The follwoing Standing Committees are being chaired as follows:
Membership - Richard Weinberg
Education - Marcus Conti
Lobbying - Ruben Safir
Jounal - Mike Richardson
Finance - Joe Maffia
The following adhoc committees have been formed and chaired as listed
Website - Liz Arum
Real Estate - Richard Weinberg
Train and the Free Software Institute - Paul Hernandez
The Committee to Support Free Software in Education - Marcus Conti?
The Public Relations Committee - Big Joe (I need to get his last name).
In addition to this, there are two committees I wanted to discuss forming
which we didn't get too. One is a Committee on Mentoring, and a Committee
for oversite of our Inservice program.
We need to get a micro tape recorder for Liz to record meetings. We also
should get business cards, if not for the entire officer, then atleast fot
I want to thank everyone who worked so hard on this including:
Mike Richardson, Jay, Richard, Adam, Marcus, Liz, Billy, John Bobber and
Please get your membership dues to Joe Maffia.
If there are any errrors in the information of this summary, please
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