|Minutes 19 April 2001 Business Meeting
1750 Members began arriving at George And Steve's
1830 Paul Hanamaker Blessed the gathering with
special thought to Will
Wathen who was reported in the hospital
1930 President Hobey Stearns Called Meeting to
Officers Present President Hobey Stearns, Treasurer Dave Sterling,
Secretary Bill Gasperetti
- Pledge Of Allegiance led By Earl Smith
- Preamble Read By Doug Wagner
- Moment of Silence for those who Crossed the Bar.
- Distinguished Members Present - Mattie Matteson
- Past Presidents Present - Larry Leonardson, Pete Brunk,
Mattie Matteson, and Doug Wagner.
- Motion made and seconded to let Minutes from last meeting stand
- Treasurer's report checking balance as of 19 April is $2226.37.
- Committee Reports
Membership - Bill Gasperetti - We are contacting active duty
e-mails of meetings and social events.
Entertainment - We have a schedule of the Social events for
of the year:
11 May 1800 at the
ISC Consolidated Club (See the enclosed Flyer)
09 June Pig Pick
ISC Picnic Grounds Time TBD
14 July Crab Feast
ISC Picnic Grounds Time TBD
15 Sept Sea Food
Feast ISC Picnic Ground Time TBD
- Old Business -
Telephone Committee reports that every one contacted
would like to remain
on the call list for all occasions.
Tour of the CGC Bear had one show for the tour.
Tour of the CGC Frank Drew pending.
ISC Portsmouth Easter Egg Hunt - Great Job of
cooking the Hot Dogs and
such courtesy of Henry Domme, Harry Huggins,
Dave Sterling; and Buddy
- New Business -
Hobey gave us a brief of what happened at Nationals.
Most of the briefings were of active duty concerns
and did not
address any Warrant Officer participation in
a. Joint Rating Review a project to combine and create ratings to fit the
Coast Guard Missions and Equipment. Combine the ET and FT rates;
the QM and BM rates, Create an OS rate (Operations Specialist) from existing
QM, RD & TC (RM) rates. Create an IT (Information Technologist)
from the TT
and TC rates.
b. Future Force 21 is an initiative to plan the CG Workforce in anticipation
of CG Missions in the next 20-30 years.
c. Deep Water Project is a CG initiative to replace all offshore air and
assets utilizing new technologies.
On all other issues please see your National CW &
3 Clocks were sold at the Convention.
2030 Meeting Adjourned. 50/50 winner for a total of $23.00 was Paul
Members in attendance: Tim Riordan, Dave Sterling, Ed Kracker,
Domme, Bill Gasperetti, Pete Brunk, John Hearn, Paul Hamaker, Doug
William Maroulis, Horace Webb, Earl Smith, Harvey Moore, Tart Daniels,
George Cote, Richard Coupe, John Dickson, Larry Leonardson, Robert
Russell Sawyer, Mattie Matteson, Gordon Boyd, Hobey Stearns.
For those who have given me their e-mail address I will
be sending the
newsletter electronically. If you prefer to still get snail
mail let me
know and I will put you back on the regular mailing list.
If there are any announcements or items you would like
to see in future
newsletters drop me an e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steak Out Friday May 11
Starting at 6 p.m.
ISC Portsmouth Consolidated Club
$12.00 per person
NY Strip cooked your way
Salad, Baked Potatoes, Peas & Baby Onions, Grilled Onions, Sautéed
Strawberry Shortcake for desert!
Call to make your Reservations by 8 May
Buddy Moore 421-4439, Harry Huggins 484-3700,
or Henry Domme 487-1546