Illinois Junior Hereford Association
President, Kayla Stephens, called the August 14, 2009 IJHA meeting to order at 2:00 pm at the Livestock Sale Arena during the Illinois State Fair.
The secretary’s was read for Secretary Tamar Adcock by Taryn Adcock and was approved as read.
Treasurer, Kayla Stephens gave the financial report. She reported income of $27,109.70 and expenses of $21,556.46 for an ending balance of $8,917.42. The treasurer’s report was approved as read.
Congratulations to the new National Junior Hereford Association Board of Director, Andrew Albin.
Congratulations to all those who participated in the 2009 Junior National Hereford Expo in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Illinois was once again represented very well.
The 2009-2010 Officer/Director team was introduced to the IJHA membership present at the meeting.
Discussion was held on whether or not to host a Central Regional show next year. Motion was made by Miranda Morgan and seconded by Andrew Albin to not host a regional show in 2010. Motion was passed by the membership.
Mary Kline motioned to hold the 2010 IJHA Preview Show in Rock Island. Motion was seconded by Andrew Albin and approved by the membership. The preview show committee will be: Cody Blaser, Bailey Edenburn, Miranda Edenburn, Elise Hackett, Kagney Collins, Korbin Collins, the Bohnsack Family, and Mary Kline.
Jay Bohnsack has provided the Illinois Junior Hereford Association with a page on the new IPHA website and a new facebook group to help keep the juniors informed about upcoming events.
The next meeting will be held on Saturday November 28 at 3:00 pm at the Stephens Farm in Edinburg, IL.
Andrew Albin moved to adjourn the meeting at 2:45pm, motion seconded by Dean Adcock.