following members have agreed to run or accept the offices listed below.
President – Lee Higginbotham – is our current Vice President, has
been auction coordinator, Mineral Wells Fossil Park developer, and has made
multiple other contributions over the past several years.
Vice President – In addition to serving as backup to the
President, this office is responsible for external publicity as well as any
other duties that may be assigned to it. We have two well-known and highly
qualified candidates for this office:
Tom Dill - currently serving as head of
our Program Committee. Tom will step back from
handling programs as soon as someone else is ready to take over.
Mullinnex - currently serving as head of our Field Trip Committee. Polly
will continue organizing Field Trips.
Secretary – Mark Randall will be new to the Executive Committee
and has been a DPS member since 1997.
Treasurer – Alycia Peavy has a background in geology, is a public
accountant and is a new member who has expressed an interest in contributing to
Editor – Linda Van Vranken our current editor has agreed to serve
for another year in this very time consuming task.
The election will be held at the next meeting Wednesday, DECEMBER
3. Ballots will be provided at this meeting . According to our
Constitution: ‘Family, single and honorary members may vote in absentia in
writing.’ The Executive Committee has determined that email will be acceptable
and can be sent to our current President: email@example.com.
Each member 16 and older of a ‘family membership’ has one vote.