Sunday, July 6, 2014
07.05.2014 NEA FAC Announcement
Please see an important note to members of the caucus http://goo.gl/0MGkeR
LUNCH CAUCUS CANCELLED Because our lunch break is only 30 minutes long today, we WILL NOT be having a caucus meeting during the lunch break today.
NEA FAC EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING @ 300 PM. The old and newly elected NEA FAC Board will meet at booth 62 & 63 to take care of business to wrap up our work at the 2014 RA. Individuals take and leave office at the drop of the gavel today.
2014-2015 EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECATIONS Congratulations to Jessica Fitzwater (2014-2016 chair); Tom McLaughlin (2014-2015 vice-chair); Oscar Forsman (2014-2016 treasurer) on their election to office. Equal congratulations to 2014-2015 discipline representatives to the executive board: Lance (drama NJ); Nettie Doyle (drama MO);Ginger Fox (dance CA); Michael Gary (dance NJ); Pam Gibberman (music); Carlos Meikel (art CO); Susan PInkney Todd (art CO);
NEA FINE ARTS CAUCUS NAME CHANGE Delegates made history in renaming the NEA FINE ARTS CAUCUS the NEA ARTS EDUCATION CAUCUS in a Constitutional vote (48 favor-0 oppose). The name will take effect as soon as the 2014 RA “gavels out”.
NEA FINE ARTS CAUCUS MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY ADDED Delegate have voted to add a non-voting category of membership called the NEA FINE ARTSC CAUCUS HONORARY LIFETIME MEMBERSHIP (46 favor, 2 oppose). There are currently 4 honorary lifetime members: Lily Eskelsen Garcia; Deb Turici; Charles Fry; Bob Lague.