Edmonton Regional Women’s Committee Meeting Minutes – February 04, 2014

Minutes from the February 04, 2014 Edmonton Regional Women’s Committee meeting.


Bhupinder Johal, Chair
Lynn Richards
Jhumpa Mohapatra
Darlene Lewis
Dragana Ristivojevic

Via teleconference – Deb Sutton
Carm Chan – PSAC Rep

Called to Order:  5:40 pm

1.1       Adoption of Agenda

Agenda was adopted as presented

1.2       Adoption of Previous Minutes

            Tabled as Secretary not in attendance

1.3       Report of Chair (Bhupinder Johal)

On behalf of the RWC Sisters Bhupinder, Dragana and Chantelle purchased under wear/makeup for Woman’s Shelter and donated 1 dozen touques.

1.4       Report of Treasurer (Elaine Alt)

Expenditures to report, Pizza from last RWC meeting and Speaker (Pyschologist Ms Jaleh Shahin)

Current balance in account $2,280.54   

1.5       RWC Executive Elections (Carm Chan)  

            Nominations for Chair

            Bhupinder Johal          Declined

            Darlene Lewis              Acclamation

            Nominations for Vice Chair

            Sister Deb Sutton

            Sister Lynn Richard

            Sister Lynn Richard was Elected as new Vice Chair

            Nomination for Secretary

            Sister Jhumpa Mohapatra by Acclamation

            Nomination for Treasurer

            Sister Elaine Alt by Acclamation

 1.6      Selection to the Prairie Region Convention    

            Sister Bhupinder Johal will be going on behalf of the RWC

            Alternate Deb Sutton

1.7       Round Table        

Sister Darlene Lewis thanked the nominator and looks forward to working with the newly elected RWC Committee

           Sisters took the Oath and were sworn in..

           Next meeting to be held end of February to plan for International Woman s Day

 Meeting Adjourned at 7:00 pm