WPP Past President’s Message – Volume 4 – May 2021
On Tuesday, April 20th, the 2019-21 WPP Board of Directors met for the final time at a new venue, Hot Rods & Handguns Shooting and Social Club, in Huntington Beach. It was the first in person meeting in over a year.
First, I thank all of you for allowing me the privilege and honor of serving as your president over the past two years. We have been able to accomplish some significant steps forward, and some of those are highlighted below. Troy Eubank has enthusiastically assumed the reins for the coming term, and we look forward to our progress under his leadership.
Highlights of the meeting:
a motion was unanimously approved to schedule the WPP Annual Meeting for Sunday, October 17, 2021 at Los Coyotes Country Club in Buena Park
Total: 86 (96 in 2020)
New Members (6):
A big shout out to Jeff Lawrence for his tireless efforts to retain members and find new members!
planning for 2021 social events includes a Wine Tasting in June, Pageant of the Masters in August, and WPP Annual Meeting in October
new WPP Bylaws were discussed and approved after amending Article III, Section 3, “Years Employed in the Plastics Industry …”, from twenty years to fifteen years. A very special thank you to Roger France and Lance Neward for the considerable time spent on this project! The new bylaws are attached.
the 2021-23 WPP Board of Directors and Officers were elected:
President: Troy Eubank
Secretary: Ed Laird
Treasurer: Roger France
President Elect: George Yule
Recording Secretary: Vivian Chavez
Assistant Treasurer: Susan Granger
Membership: Jeff Lawrence
Annual Luncheon: Rusty Miller
Social Events: Rodger Foster
Raffle: Joe La Fountain
Liaison: Richard Luciano
Education: George Yule
Scholarships: Mike Friend
Historian: Dee Ketner
Parliamentarian: Lance Neward
Communications (website/newsletter): Mark Jacobsen
We would appreciate your comments, suggestions, and participation. You are welcome to attend our next BoD meeting on June 1st. Contact any of the above Board members for details.
Wishing you all the best!
WPP Immediate Past President, Education Chair.
Ed Laird, Vivian Chavez, Troy Eubank, Susan Granger, Jeff Lawrence, Dee Ketner, Rodger Foster, Skip Humphrey, Rick Hayes, Roger France