SBE 56 Chapter Meeting Minutes – 12-9-13

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of December 9, 2013

Mayo Hotel – Tulsa, OK

Chapter Chairman Roger Newton called the meeting to order.

  • Approval of Meeting Minutes:

    Approval of Minutes as posted on the Chapter 56 website was called for, motion was requested, and motion was made, seconded, and approved by voice vote.

  •  Treasurer’s Report:

    Nothing to report
  • Secretary’s report

    Roger Newton announced the September minutes were posted to the chapter website.  Members reported viewing the report and motion to approve the minutes was made and seconded. The minutes were approved by a voice vote. The secretary requested any guests that had not already signed the sign-in sheet please register.

  • Frequency Coordination above 1 GHz:

    No report – coordinator not present

  • Frequency Coordination below 1 GHz:

    No report – coordinator not present

  • New Business:

    Roger Newton mentioned that the SBE will be celebrating 50 years in 2014 and will be re-branding the Society’s image to appeal to a younger and more broad demographic. He also stated that the SBE would be looking to include more IT and Editor individuals into the SBE membership.

    • EAS Report:

      No report – EAS chairman not present

    • Certification Report:

      Roger Newton reported that the deadline for registering for the February certification testing dates of the 7th – 17th is the end of December.

    • Website Report :

      Nothing to report


  • Old Business:

    No old business to report

  • Adjournment:

    Meeting was adjourned

  • Program:

    Congressman Mark Wayne Mullin (R)
    Representative, Oklahoma 2nd District

    Congressman Mullin spoke regarding his 1st year in Congress as a Representative from the 2nd District of Oklahoma and opened up a Q & A session with members in attendance.