July 26, 2011 by
Joe Cooper (Denver) has joined the NGFFL board as treasurer, filling a position recently vacated by David Donohue (Ft. Lauderdale) who resigned due to work concerns. Cooper will serve until December of this year when Donohue’s term was set to end. Cooper is a consultant and actuary by trade (translation: a finance guy).
The NGFFL bylaws state that should a board member resign, the board may appoint a replacement with a two-thirds majority vote. The board unanimously selected Cooper from among three qualified candidates who have run for the NGFFL board in the past and who the board recruited in the last week to at least consider this short-term opportunity.
The board has asked Cooper to tackle a fairly ambitious agenda during his brief term, including: Read the rest of this entry →
July 20, 2011 by
Here are the minutes from the July 17 monthly meeting (via teleconference) of the NGFFL board, shared as part of an ongoing commitment to increase transparency into all aspects of NGFFL operations.
Molly Lenore (NY), Cyd Zeigler (LA), Shane Kinkennon (Denver), Shawn Albritton (Chicago), Thurman Williams (Atlanta), Jared Garduno (Phx)
Guest: Matthew Ardoin (Houston)
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July 14, 2011 by
Hello League Members,
Does your city have someone worthy of consideration for the NGFFL Hall of Fame? If so do something about it! Nominate that someone today!!!
We are extending the deadline for submissions for the NGFFL Hall of Fame. The revised deadline is Wednesday, July 20th at noon. We are extending the deadline because we’re not 100% confident our first round of call for nominations fully reached all of our member-city contacts and others who might be interested in the Hall of Fame. So help us spread the word about this new extended deadline! Help us sweep in all those qualified nominees out there!. If you have any questions, comments, concerns or need assistance please email Molly Lenore at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All nominations must be submitted via a nomination form and forwarded to our Gay Bowl liaison, Thurman Williams (Atlanta) @ email@example.com. Nominations are due using the official form (please email Thurman or Molly for the form). The form includes eligibility requirements. If you have any submission questions, please send an email to Thurman Williams (Atlanta) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 12, 2011 by
Here is the first draft of the agenda for the July 2011 monthly meeting of the NGFFL board, shared as part of the ongoing commitment of the NGFFL board to increase transparency into its operations. I’m going to try to remember to share these before every monthly board meeting, though I’ve been spotty on that objective thus far.