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Engineers Without Borders - Gateway Chapter - Minutes - September 2009
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EWB Gateway Professional Partners Chapter

General Membership Meeting

September  9, 2009

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Old Rock House – Basement Lounge

 

1.         Welcome and Introductions

The meeting attendance list is attached  to these minutes.

 

2.         Budget Report

Bill Kremer presented a summary of the current budget as of July 31, 2009.  A hardcopy of the budget is attached to these minutes.

 

3.         EWB-USA Topics

- Travel Restrictions are currently ongoing through October 20th for Honduras.  Currently EWB is evaluating the current conditions in country and will notify chapter when they anticipate the travel restrictions to be lifted.

- Midwest Regional Organization, Missouri Representative is Katie Fritts, This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it monthly conference calls will be held to receive and discuss updates from EWB-USA, our region and other items.

- Upcoming conferences:

Midwest Regional Workshop, Ames, Iowa

October 23 through 25th.

http://www.ewb.stuorg.iastate.edu

 

2010 EWB-USA International Conference, Denver, Colorado

March 18 through 21st

If interested in attending either conference please contact Jonathan Jump.

 

4.         Upcoming Fundraising

- Cardinal Game Fundraiser, 25 people attend the event and we raised approximately $400.

- Currently are researching the possibility of holding a similar event for a Blues game.

- EWB-USA Grand Application will be completed and turned in by September 30th.  This grant does require that travel takes place by February 15, 2010.

5.         Student Chapter Project Presentations

- Washington University, SIUE and Missouri S&T provided a brief discussion of their current projects. 

- Missouri S&T will be holding its annual Rice and Beans Banquet on Saturday October 17, 2009 at 6:00 pm.  For more information on the event please contact Jennifer Hoffman, This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

- SIUE is currently planning a Bike-a-Thon for the weekend of October 9th.  For more information please contact, This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

6.         Gateway Professional Partner Chapter Project Presentations

- Pimienta Water Main Project, our Rotary Grant has been approved and we will be moving forward with the project in the next few months.  Those who would be interested in traveling and volunteering for this project should contact Gina Gansmann. 

- Honduras Bike Shop Program, Dave Schepers presented on a new Bike Shop Program he is developing to enable local children of Pimienta to receive bikes, and an opportunity for them to learn and work in a bike shop.  Currently he is in the process of developing a relationship with the local bike shop in or near Pimienta and working with Washington Overseas Mission to develop this program.

 

7.         2009 – 2010 Election Results

Election results are as follows:

  President – Jonathan Jump, Boeing

  Past-President – Matt Volz, Telvent

  Vice President – Gina Gansmann, Black & Veatch

  Treasurer – Amy Drewing, Terracon Consultants

  Secretary – Jennifer Meyer, Kaskaskia Eng. Group

  Univ. Chapter Liaison (Mizzou, MS&T) – Dave Schepers, AmerenUE

  Univ. Chapter Liaison (Wash U, SIUE) – Drew Hess, Horner Shifrin

 

NEXT MEETING

Gateway Professional Partners Chapter

October General Membership Meeting

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

St. Louis Engineers’ Club

11:30 am to 12:00 pm - Networking

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – Luncheon

 

 
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