Westman Area Council Meeting Minutes (August 5, 2021)

PSAC Westman Area Council
5 August 2021
Zoom and Teleconference

Attendees: Michael Weisgerber (Chair), Glen Johnston, Jenifer Chelkowski, Jennifer Grant, Dawn MacLennan

  1. Call to order
    Br Weisgerber called the meeting to order at 5:10pm.
  2. PSAC Harassment Coordinator:
    Br Glen Johnston for the meeting.
  3. Agenda
    Accepted as presented. M-Br Johnston, S – Sr MacLennan

Previous Minutes
Presented (March 2, 2021) and approved. M – Sr MacLennan, S – Br Johnston

President’s Report:
Br Weisgerber presented the PSAC Prairies convention just happened and will be starting the election strategy and event planning next week.

Treasurer’s Report:
Sr Grant reported the current balance is $742.99. The financial statement were presented by Sr Grant as treasurer.
S – Sr Chelkowski. Carried

Agenda Items:

  1. Old Business:
    No carry over items
  2. Prairies Regional Triennial Convention:
    Michael is the area council president and the North and West geographic rep. There is no more area council rep to the PRC.
  3. Upcoming Activities:
    There will be activities around the upcoming federal election. United Way Christmas tree auction can be looked at in the next meeting to start passing motions. Br Weisgerber would like to have 2 more meetings in late September and early November to make sure that we are good to go for the Christmas tree auction.

Br Johnston motioned to support the Brandon District Labour Council in donations and activities same as pervious years for any Labour Day activities. S – Sr Chelkowski

  1. Points from the Floor:
    Br Johnston for the Christmas tree auction we should start looking at what we are going to do. If anyone would like to volunteer let Br Johnston know.

Br Johnston said he is not sure how close they are for calling the PSAC convention or submitted resolutions and we will have to elect someone to go and the alternates.

  1. Next meeting
    Br Weisgerber suggested late September for the next meeting date to be confirmed.
  2. Meeting adjourned:at 5:45pm.