Meeting Minutes – May 2019

Date:   May 9, 2019                        HOST FACILITY:  Washington Park Grille 

Meeting called to order by Peggy Camp, President at 2002

Thank you to sponsors: DAORN President Peggy Camp thanked Jim Stobinski, CEO of CCI, for their support of DAORN. Sandi Lindahl was thanked for her hard work in organizing the May dinner.

April 18th meeting minutes: Approved as written.

Membership: Dinner was a sell-out, with 33 people RSVP’ing for the event. Andine was thanked for her work on promoting DAORN events on social media.

Correspondence: DAORN has been awarded 5-star status by AORN for submission of required chapter accountability documents. Peggy thanked board members who had contributed to preparing and submitting the documents.

AORN Foundation Director, Collette Palmer, was thanked for assistance moving the Bill Lord Scholarship into the Foundation. Collette gave a moving tribute to the care Kim Caesar provided her and her family during surgery as the reason we become nurses.  

Committee chair sign-up sheets were passed around with resounding success. 

Bill Lord Scholarship update (Ellen Lord)Four scholarship applications have been received. Funds will be awarded based on current system. Moving forward, applications will be processed through the Foundation as either named or endowed scholarships. 

Casino Night(Ellen Lord): Casino Night will be held at the Ranch Country Club on Friday, Sept. 20. Note change in date.

Accolades: Peggy Camp is a finalist for the Nightingale Award. DAORN members have purchased a table to support her at the dinner Saturday night, May 11. Jim Stobinski donated a seat for the event.

Thank you: Peggy thanked board and committee chairs for their contributions to the chapter. Julie Mower received the President’s Award.

Meeting adjourned: 2032.

Respectfully submitted,

Julie Mower, Secretary