Chapter Minutes - African American Chapter
April 25, 2009
Juanita Scurry called the meeting to order. The alumni were thanked for coming out. Floyd Johnson then had everyone to introduce themselves to the group so that all in attendance would be know one another.
II. Scholarship Overview
Terri Earls discussed the efforts under way for an endowment scholarship. Terri explained the endowment scholarship. She asked people to seriously consider pledging a gift to help the students. Juanita Scurry discussed the efforts and the need for an expendable scholarship, which is different from the endowment. There was some discussion about the wording in the document. Members were worried that Black or African American students may not receive monies when they are the intended candidates.
III. Election of New Officers
The purpose of each necessary office was explained. The current officers were acknowledged. A nomination for each office was made. The slate of nominees was elected at the same time. The results of nomination and elections were as follows: Member at Large- DeSean Tinch, Treasurer- Jennifer Williams, Secretary- Terri Earls, Vice President- Floyd Johnson, President- Juanita Scurry
The meeting was adjourned with prayer by Scott McClure.