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Hello May
Celebrating 46 years as a light for liberal religion in the mountains.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Franklin, NC
85/89 Sierra Dr. / P.O. Box 1023 / Franklin, NC 28744-1023
Board Meeting - May 19, 2019 - 12:45 in the Sanctuary
Rescheduled from May 12, 2019

Our agenda currently includes the following: 

1.  Call to Order & Welcome
2.  Chalice Lighting and Check-In
3.  Approval of the Agenda
4.  Approval of the Minutes - April 14, 2019
5.  Treasurer's Report

6.  Old Business
  • Budget Preparation
  • Pledge Process
  • Nominating Committee proposed slate and additional candidates
7.  New Business
  • Potential Bylaws Changes
  • Agenda for Annual Meeting on June 9, 2019
  • Annual Meeting mailing
  • Worship Committee Follow-up Straw Poll
  • UUFF T-shirts (on hold)
8.  Chalice Extinguishing
9.  Adjournment
Last Call for Candidates

The proposed slate of candidates for 2019-20 was emailed to members as a special Member's View and is included below. Any member who wishes to be added before the mailing for the Annual Meeting must contact the Board at the email below by Saturday, May 18, 2019 to express their interest and outline their qualifications.  Nominations will also be accepted from the floor according to the Bylaws.

Officers   Trustees Nominating Committee
President Becky Thorndike Paul Chew Warren Riley
Vice-President Deborah Rains Donn Erickson Tom Reisdorph
Secretary Bonnie Gramlich Henry Horton TBA
Treasurer Gene Brown Laura Loveless  
    Lynn Roe  
    Carla Woodmansee  
Members are welcome at Board meetings.
Comments on and additions to the agenda are also welcome.
New business will be added as time permits or scheduled for an upcoming meeting.
Please forward items to
The email address for the entire Board is
Mary Teslow 828-342-8880 (m)
Vice President
Steve Bowling 828-349-2714 (h)
Becky Thorndike 510-601-7759 (m)
Gene Brown 918-226-0430 (m)
Warren Riley 828-369-8159 (h)
Debi Hamill 252-714-9216 (m)
Laura Loveless (706)782-5326 (h)
Lynn Roe 706-782-0277 (m)
Jude Lowery 423-582-7678 (m)
Carla Woodmansee 409-789-8387 (m) 
The Board is pleased that Bonnie Gramlich and Joe Whitenton have agreed to serve as ombuds for the Fellowship. (Ombuds is better than ombudsman and less awkward than ombudsperson.) They are available should concerns about the Fellowship arise and are available as an additional resource.
Bringing issues directly to the Board is still welcome.
Bonnie Gramlich: - 828-342-0546
Joe Whitenton: - 828-349-6151

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Unitarian Universialist Fellowship of Franklin · 89 Sierra Drive · Franklin, NC 28734 · USA

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