2014 NERFU AGM: Nominations and RSVP's Needed

2014 NERFU AGM: Nominations and RSVP's Needed

January 07, 2014


Dear NERFU Clubs,
Happy New Year!  We hope all of you had a nice Holiday and survived the storm.
We would like to remind you that NERFU will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the DCU Center in Worcester on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The meeting will start promptly at 10am.
Member clubs should plan to have at least one (1) representative present. Each member club will be allowed one (1) vote on voting matters. Clubs are also being asked to RSVP (see the link at the end of this message)- this will help expedite the voting process at the AGM .

Nominations Requested for NERFU Board Positions

In an effort to promote interest in serving on the NERFU Board and in the interest of having a competitive election process, Board of Directors positions are listed below. An official slate of candidates will be submitted for consideration at the AGM.

In the interest of allowing members to ask questions and inquire about those running for Board seats, Nominations or intentions for elections should be made no less than ten (10) days prior to the AGM – January 30th. Board candidates need to be a member in good standing of a member club in good standing and are required to be seconded at the time of their nomination. Nominations will be accepted from the floor at the AGM. Please contact the NERFU Secretary, Caro Ruiz (secretary@nerfu.org) if you are interested in running for or nominating someone for a board position.

Current Board of Directors
All positions are up for election, three are currently open.
President – Neil Foley
Treasurer – Shannon Wallace
Secretary – Caro Ruiz
Executive Director of Clubs – Mike Martin
Executive Director of Women’s Colleges – Brian Earley
Executive Director of Men’s Colleges – Corey Lawson
Executive Director of Referees – Mark Colebrook
Senior Club Men’s DI Director – Brett Willis
Senior Club Men’s DII Director – Brad Dufresne
Senior Club Men’s DIII Director – Open
Senior Club Men’s DIV Director – Jim Hurley
Senior Club Women’s DI/WPL Director – Tracy Watson
Senior Club Women’s DII Director – Tracy Watson
Senior Club Women’s DIII Director – Kira Watkins
Men’s Colleges Director – Open
Women’s Colleges Director – Brian Earley
7s Director- Open (this position is new for 2014 and will be included in the Bylaws to be voted on at AGM)

RSVP for the AGM
In order to expedite the voting process, NERFU is requesting that member clubs planning on attending the AGM RSVP by identifying their voting representative using the following link https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/976V5FD
Please provide Club Name, Voting Member Name and CIPP Number.
We look forward to seeing you at the AGM.
The NERFU Board