FSNE Spring 2013 Board Meeting Minutes

FSNE Board Meeting

Monday, April 29, 2013

Via conference call

 

Present on the call: Mark Russell, Doug Ray, Dave Carlson, Jim Baltzelle, McNelly Torres, Frank Denton, Chris Porter, Dennis Durkee, Bob Gabordi, Kenny Irby, Mike Wilson, Cory Lancaster, Gil Thelen.

President Russell called the meeting to order at 10:31 a.m. The minutes of the January board meeting were introduced, moved, . . . → Read More: FSNE Spring 2013 Board Meeting Minutes

FSNE Board Meeting Minutes 1/29/2013

FSNE Board Meeting
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Tallahassee Democrat

Present: Sam Morley, Doug Ray, Dave Carlson, Jim Baltzelle, McNelly Torres, Rick Hirsch, Frank Denton, Mike Wilson

On conference call: Mark Russell, Cory Lancaster, Chris Porter, Kenny Irby, Dennis Durkee

We started with a brief presentation from Andy McLeod of Visit Florida, who wanted the board to know about resources available to . . . → Read More: FSNE Board Meeting Minutes 1/29/2013

Jan. 29 quarterly board meeting, 2 p.m. AGENDA

Formal vote on Bob Gabordi (Vice President) and Mike Wilson (Secretary-Treasurer). Russell

Aproval of October board minutes. Minutes emailed to board members and posted on FSNE website. Russell

Financial report. Russell

Legislative update. Sam Morley

Contest update, including new student category. Be sure to discuss how to failsafe entry fees. Porter , Wilson.

Sunshine Week. Durkee (Terry Spencer on AP courts . . . → Read More: Jan. 29 quarterly board meeting, 2 p.m. AGENDA

Florida Society of News Editors meeting Minutes from meeting at Lynn University on Oct. 15, 2012

Present:

Mark Russell, president

Frank Denton

Manny Garcia

Bob Gabordi

Jim Baltzelle

David Carlson

Dennis Ryerson

Phil Lewis

Ken Irby

Chris Porter

McNelly Torres

Mike Wilson

Cory Lancaster

Gil Thelen, executive director

 

Mark Russell, president, welcomed Ken and Phil to the meeting and the FSNE board.

 

Mark, welcome and thanked Lynn for good treatment.

 

Minutes of July meeting: approved unanimously

 

Mark offered a tribute to long-time board member and vice president Mike Connelly for . . . → Read More: Florida Society of News Editors meeting Minutes from meeting at Lynn University on Oct. 15, 2012

FSNE July Meeting Minutes

July 2012 FSNE board minutes

Present: Cory Lancaster, Mark Russell, Jim Baltzelle, David Carlson, Mike Connelly, Frank
Denton, Dennis Durkee and Antonio Fins (conference call), Bob Gabordi, Manny Garcia, Chris
Porter, Gil Thelen, Mc Nelly Torres (conference call)

Meeting called to order by Lancaster at 2:01 p.m. July 5, 2012.

Approval of minutes from May board meeting. Russell moved that the . . . → Read More: FSNE July Meeting Minutes

November board meeting minutes

Board Meeting, Nov. 1, 2011
Tallahassee Democrat

Present: Cory Lancaster, Mike Connelly, Jim Baltzelle, Mc Nelly Torres, Bob Gabordi, David Carlson, Dean Ridings, Gil Thelen

On the phone: Mark Russell, Rick Hirsch, Manny Garcia, Tony Fins, Mike Wilson, Chris Porter, Dennis Durkee, Frank Denton

Also present: Sam Morley, Sandy D’Alemberte, Patsy Palmer

Meeting called to order by President . . . → Read More: November board meeting minutes

Minutes from June 30, 2011, board meeting in St. Pete

Present: Jim Baltzelle, president; Cory Lancaster, vice president; Patty Cox, secretary-treasurer; Rick Hirsch, past president; Gil Thelen, executive director; Mark Russell, Chris Porter, Frank Denton, Terry Eberle, Mike Connelly, Manny Garcia, Barbara Petersen, Larry Sullivan, Bob Gabordi, Dave Carlson. On the phone: Tony Fins.

Baltzelle called the meeting to order at 8:36 a.m. He introduced and welcomed . . . → Read More: Minutes from June 30, 2011, board meeting in St. Pete

Minutes from March 21, 2011, board meeting in Orlando

Present: Jim Baltzelle, president; Cory Lancaster, vice president; Gil Thelen, executive director; Patty Cox, secretary-treasurer; Mark Russell, Tony Fins, Larry Sullivan, Sara Quinn, Mark Tomasik, Dave Carlson
On the phone: Rick Hirsch, Barbara Petersen.
Baltzelle called the meeting to order at 10:05 a.m.

Approval of minutes
The minutes from the January board meeting were approved.

New board member
Baltzelle introduced Frank Denton, . . . → Read More: Minutes from March 21, 2011, board meeting in Orlando

FSNE’s letter to Gov. Rick Scott

Dear Gov. Rick Scott:

As an organization representing print and digital news organizations around the Sunshine State, The Florida Society of News Editors would like to commend you for reaffirming your commitment to the Office of Open Government, as well as for your efforts to meet with and inform the press.

As president of FSNE, I speak for . . . → Read More: FSNE’s letter to Gov. Rick Scott

Highlights from Jan. 18, 2011, board meeting in Tallahassee

Present: Jim Baltzelle, president; Gil Thelen, executive director; Patty Cox, treasurer; Rick Hirsch, past president; Mark Russell, Terry Eberle, Mike Connelly, Manny Garcia, Barbara Petersen, Larry Sullivan, Bob Gabordi, Barbara Petersen, Dave Carlson

On the phone: Tony Fins, Cory Lancaster, Sara Quinn, Mark Tomasik.

Baltzelle called the meeting to order at 10:03 a.m.

Approval of September minutes
Minutes from the . . . → Read More: Highlights from Jan. 18, 2011, board meeting in Tallahassee