NTWAB Semi-Annual Meeting

The NTWAB Spring meeting will be held Wednesday, May 4 at the Churchill Downs Media Center.

The meeting, held annually during Kentucky Derby week, will start at 1:00 p.m. and likely run for 30 minutes.

The following matters will be considered at the meeting. Documentation, letters and applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, May 1.

NEW MEMBERS: The Board of Directors is expected to present new member applications for consideration. Any member knowing a person interested in joining NTWAB is requested to ask the prospect to send an application letter, work samples and letters of support from two current members in good standing to Secretary Oswald. Any member who has agreed to send a support letter on behalf of an applicant needs to transmit same to Secretary Jessie Oswald via email (jboswald68@gmail.com).

DIRECTORS: Three positions on the Board of Directors are up for renewal or application. Directors with expiring two-year terms are Jessie Oswald, Jay Privman (completing the late Vic Zast's term) and Tom LaMarra (completing Jennie Rees's term). This is an open process. Directors may succeed themselves, or a new person may be elected. Those seeking a seat on the board must notify via email Secretary Oswald (jboswald68@gmail.com) and President Tom Pedulla (tpedulla23@gmail.com). New applicants are requested to include a brief bio and any other information in support of the application.

OFFICERS: All officer positions are up for renewal or application. Any member wishing to be considered should send notification to Secretary Oswald and President Pedulla. New applicants are requested to include a brief bio and any other information in support of the application.

DUES: Annual dues payments of $50 are encouraged to be made now, if not already paid. Please remit to Loren Hebel-Osbourne at P.O. Box 219, 11400 Covered Bridge Road, Prospect, KY 40059. Any payment inquiries should be made to Loren at lorenpr@aol.com.

By Jessie Oswald and Dick Downey