Board of Directors Meeting Minutes November 2019

Reported by Gayle Hudson, Secretary Members Present: 9 Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,000.72 Classes: $2,628.21 General: $3,197.51 Membership and Meetup No report Entertainment (Alan Throop) Alan sent the Board his report via email.  The following presenters have been booked for 2020: ... More

General Meeting Minutes November 2019

Reported by Debbie Driggers for Secretary Gayle Hudson Entertainment: Members Night Members present: 55 Guests: Barry– certified in 1978 with ATDC, looking to do more diving. Lilianna – certified in Philippines, looking forward to diving in cold water. Steve Campi – we’re counting this lifer as a guest ... More

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes October 2019

Reported by Gayle Hudson, Secretary Members Present: 7 Treasurer’s Report No report Membership (Kat Smith) 96 total members (9 lifetime, 8 associate) New members who pay dues in October will be covered through 2020. Entertainment (Alan Throop) Alan is working on a number of presenters for 2020 who have confirmed they ... More

General Meeting Minutes October 2019

Reported by Debbie Driggers for Secretary Gayle Hudson Entertainment: Alison Young, California Academy of Sciences – Nudibranch Photography Members present: 37 Guests: Barbara – San Lorenzo teacher, her dive buddy got a job so she’s looking for new buddies. Treasurer’s Report (Helga Mahlmann) Club Assets: $6,044.6... More

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