Machelle Thompson began the meeting with honors and awards. Tim Perry of Rapid Screen Repair received the prestigious Don Temple President's Award. He is the 5th member to receive the award and will have the recurring plaque in his office for one year. Tim Perry has been a member for 36 years and maintains a superior attendance record. Thank you Tim for making the Execs a priority.
Jim Choura and Scott Williams received glass cubes engraved with their name and what they will be remembered for as a thank you for their service to the Board of the Directors. Jim has been a member for 42 years and served as President three times. Scott has been a member for 40 years and has attended board meetings for legal counsel at the request of the Board for most of his membership.
Executive Director, Kellie Sherrill, made little trophy awards for our 5 Star Attendance members. Tim Perry, Jeff Parry, Corey Vane, Tom DiLeo and Jennifer Sawday were the top 5 attendance stars in 2017. After presenting those awards Kellie went on to swear in the new board of directors and executive board members.
Machelle gave a speech to close out her term as President and passed the gavel to incoming President, Kris Gragson. Kris gave a enthusiastic speech of his vision for the EALB in 2018 and closed the meeting with the first bang of his gavel.
It was a lovely evening with a fantastic dinner provided by The Grand and floral centerpieces from Allen's Flower Market. Thank you to all who attended this evening of thanks and celebration!
Remember to invite guests to keep our membership continually growing!
1st Classification Postings:
2nd Classification Postings:
Welcome New Members:
Welcome Josh Thomson and Tim Johnson of Thomson AC in the classification of Heating & Air.
Welcome Hugh Wolf of Speeder Imaging in the classification of Signs.
Other Membership News:
Classification of the Month:
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