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AGM - Annual General Meeting

Attention Getter Each year, WUSPBA holds a meeting to vote on new officers and consider changes to bylaws and rules for the association.

If you wish to submit a proposal to change the bylaws or contest rules please read How to Write an AGM Proposal.

 

2010 AGM Minutes:
Meeting Minutes - (DOC) (PDF)





2010 AGM, November 13 in Las Vegas —

Embassy Suites Hotel, Convention Center
3600 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89169

No workshops for bagpipers and drummers are planned for the weekend this year.



AGM TIMELINE:

Meetings Timeline (PDF, 227K)



OFFICER NOMINATIONS:

Vice President
Mike Terry ELECTED
BJ Gunn (Nominated from the floor)

Solo Registrar
David Mackenzie
Elaine Hoffman ELECTED


OFFICER APPOINTMENTS:
Appointments were made by the Executive Committee to replace vacant (or soon to be vacant) mid-term officer positions.

Executive Secretary - Effective immediately
Andrew Lenz Jr.

Treasurer - Effective January 1, 2011
Ron Berenschot




PROPOSALS FOR CHANGES TO BYLAWS & CONTEST RULES in Original form:

• PDF Format

• Microsoft Word Format



PROPOSALS FOR CHANGES TO BYLAWS & CONTEST RULES after amendments and revisions:

[In order of discussion. All linked files are in MS Word format.]

Recorded Music for Snare Competitions - Northern Branch - FAILED

Tenor Drumming Instructors - Bruce Baxter - FAILED

Music Board Chair Selection Process - John Partanen - PASSED (amended)

Band Transfer Fee - Northern Branch - WITHDRAWN

Amendments to Bylaws & Contest Rules - Andrew Lenz - PASSED (proposal B)

Solo Points Calculations - Myron Walz - FAILED

WUSPBA Champion of Champions - Myron Walz - DETERMINED TO BE A SUGGESTION

Language Change: Contest vs. Competition - Andrew Lenz - PASSED

Solo Contest Rule Changes - Northern Branch - PASSED (amended)

Solo Tenor Drumming Contest Change - Ed Best - PASSED

Contest Rule Changes - Kylene Tanner - PASSED (amended)

Bylaws Changes - Kylene Tanner - PASSED

Contest Rules and Bylaws will be revised to reflect voting results and will posted to WUSPBA.org when complete.





AGM HISTORICAL INFORMATION:

The following are links to past proposals, minutes, officer votes, etc. for previous years of AGMs.

2009 AGM

2008 AGM

2007 AGM

Late-2006 AGM

Early-2006 AGM




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