Summary of the Vestry Meeting on January 20, 2104

Summary of the Vestry Meeting on January 20, 2014
By Nancy Lutsko and Phyllis Hiers
Posted January 23, 2014

At their meeting on January 20, 2014, the vestry members took these actions:

Elected Jeff Hanson as Senior Warden and Frances Guice as Junior Warden;

Appointed Phyllis Hiers as Secretary;

Approved 2014 budget of $551,567;

Passed 5% Cost of Living raise for office staff;

Approved forming a sub-committee to write and post a job description for a full-time youth director;

Approved making newly amended by-laws available to the congregation for comments; then, back to vestry for a February vote;

Discussed planting a vegetable garden with produce to go to VSU students and food bank;

Appointed new committee heads:
Finance—Bill Tucker
Facilities—Bill Querin
Hospitality—Robin Coleman graciously agreed to carry on
IT—Tom Carroll
Communications—to be filled

More information about the vestry is available on the vestry’s webpage.