E-Board Minutes: September 28th, 2019


E-Board Minutes

September 28th, 2019


E-Board members in attendance:

Ken Koscick (President), Cathy Watkins (Vice President), Marilyn Oliver (Treasurer), Stephen Parsons (Secretary), Chris Dolciato, Kathy Smith, George Payamgis.

Guest:  Ed Verba


A moment of silence is observed for Chris Reymann and Carol Sue Murphy.


A motion is made to accept the minutes from June 29th, 2019.  The motion passes.


Treasurer Report:

  • June 2019:
    • Income:            2,679.64
    • Expenses:          9,207.89
    • NET:                -6,528.25
  • July 2010
    • Income: 1,406.46
    • Expenses: 4,306.71
    • NET: -2,900.25
  • August 2019
    • Income: 1,984.90
    • Expenses: 15,970.30
    • NET: -13,991.40

New Members:

  • WOIO:
    • Alan Rodges: News Producer

Leaving Members:

  • WOIO:
    • Erin Simonek: Web Producer
    • Amber Cole: Web Producer
    • Devin Lamb: Photgrapher
  • WJW:
    • Rick Krumreig
  • WKYC:
    • Shane Snider

Correspondences and Thank you notes:

A thank you note was read from the family of Don Unger.

Congratulations plaque for participation at convention.

Steward Report:

  • WOIO:
    • Grievances for Damon Maloney and Chris Dolicato will be paid out
    • Introduction of TMP (Technical Media Producer)
    • Tentative agreement for new 3 year contract reached.
  • WJW:
    • Negotiations for one day, then became Nexstar.
  • WKYC:
    • Launched rebrand 3 News.
    • Hiring new photographers who can also edit.


Endorsements for local candidates running for office.

40 members affiliated running for office.


New Business:

General Membership meeting confirmed for November 2nd, 2019 at Union Hall.


This meeting adjourned at 11:16 AM.

I affirm that the desriptions in these minutes are a true representation of the E-Board Meeting on 9-29-2019.

Stephen Parsons



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