Board of Directors Meeting Minutes September 2019

Reported by Kari Klaboe Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,044.61 Cencal dues to be paid: $130 Still receiving Open Water class funds. Five new members joined. Membership (Kat Smith) 94 total members (8 lifetime, 11 associate) Entertainment (Laurie) No update. Laurie is still working with the ... More

General Meeting Minutes September 2019

Reported by Secretary Gayle Hudson Patti asked for a moment of silence to honor the lives lost on the M/V Conception on September 2. 65 Members present Entertainment: Elaine Berger - Aquatic Medicine Guests Joseph and Alma: Joseph was certified November 2018 in Cozumel and was invited to the meeting by Oliver and Jim to ... More

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes August 2019

Reported by Secretary Gayle Hudson Eleven members present. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $5,921.05 Classes $2,478.21 General Fund $3,442.84 Membership (Kat Smith) Approximately 86 members.  Meetup purge is in process.  Kari said she is missing some emails from members so cannot send the newsletter ... More

General Meeting Minutes August 2019

Reported by Debbie Driggers (for Secretary Gayle Hudson) 37 members present Entertainment: Neil Benjamin – Cavern and Cave Diving Guests Hope - diving since ’88 started diving to overcome fear of sharks Karla - in class with Jim has done one dive so far, looking forward to more Aaron- 20 dives, joining his father ... More

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes July 2019

Reported by Secretary Gayle Hudson Ten members present. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $5,891.26 Classes $2,478.21 General Fund $3,413.05 Helga reported eight associate members, one student, and 100 regular members.  She requested help in reconciling her totals with Membership’s July 11 report of ... More

General Meeting Minutes July 2019

Reported by Secretary Gayle Hudson 33 members present. Speaker: Josh Russo, President of Watermen’s Alliance which hosts the recreational urchin removal events. Josh gave us a detailed update on purple urchin removal and abalone restoration. Guests Peter Fisher, who was certified in 1966 by Jim Steele's father and dove one ... More

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes June 2019

Reported by Secretary Gayle Hudson Six members present. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,326.21 Classes $2,178.21 General Fund $3973.00 Membership (Kat Smith) Kat is working with Kari (Website) and Jenn (Entertainment) to integrate Square on the website in order to simplify payments. Entertainment ... More

General Meeting Minutes June 2019

Reported by Debbie Driggers (for Secretary Gayle Hudson) 40 members present. Entertainment: Member’s night Rick Cederstrom: Marshall Islands, FSM and Guam. Bo Peng: Socorro, Mexico and Tiger Beach, Bahamas. Ruth Chofre: Galapagos. Video: Alex Weber: The Plastic Pickup – golf ball collection at Pebble Beach. Gu... More

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes May 2019

Reported by Kari Klaboe (for Secretary Gayle Hudson) Eight members present and two guests. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,137.67 Cencal dues ($465) to be paid. One new member joined in May. Membership (Kat Smith - not present) No report Entertainment (Jenn Pechacek) Our September presenter ... More

General Meeting Minutes May 2019

Reported by Debbie Driggers (for Secretary Gayle Hudson) Speaker: Carl Rand – Pacific Grove Hyperbaric Chamber Guests: Mike. long time diver referred by Jim Steele.  And another guest, whose name was missed,  diving since the 70’s when Jim was an assistant. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,256.38 ... More