ANNUAL MEETING, March 12, 2017
The traditional General Meeting was held on Sunday, March 12 at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club in Cape Coral, FL. 43 members and guests enjoyed the welcome drink offered by the Swiss Club and the cheese tray. The nicely decorated tables were inviting to take a seat for the General Meeting and the dinner that followed.
President Maria von Atzigen called the meeting to order with a cowbell. She conducted the meeting through the 11 points of the agenda. The annual report, a brief review of the minutes of last year’s meeting by the Secretary, the financial and audit reports, as well as a review of last year’s events and the upcoming events for the coming year, were all approved by the members.
- Ursula Heierli and Jon Breit resigned from the Board.
- The election of the Board of Directors for 2017 – 2019 was held, and the 2 NEW members, Ursula Nussbaum and Werner Christinger, as well as President Maria von Atzigen were voted in with applause.
- Ursula Heierli and Jon Breit received an Award and a gift for their great work and volunteer service for the club.
- The meeting closed at 6.15 p.m.
Lively conversations continued through the dinner time. Thank you, Ursula Heierli, for the organization of the event location!
Photos by Dori Moser