February 2016: President's Monthly Report
Hello MSAD Members and Community,
My name is Andrew Veith, MSAD President 2016-2018, want to share some exciting news. The Board of Directors (Old and New) has gotten together two weekend ago. We had a great gathering and discussion and referred several items to set up committees from the State Conference recent November.
We have set up dates, please save the dates and put on your calendar. We will have Board meetings on April 23 in Western Massachusetts, June 25 in Southeastern Massachusetts and Annual General Meeting on September 24 in Northeastern Massachusetts. We are trying to combined it with possible townhall meetings, social events or fundraising events. If it happens in your area, please feel free to partner with us to make things happen. We want to work with your community!
We have set up committees and considering all discussions/prospals that was bring up in State Conference which we set up specific committees. We would like to have our community involvement in our committes. The committees list:
- Action Plan
- New England Homes for the Deaf
- Deaf Center/Club
- Substance Abuse
- Policy and Procedures Handbook
- Language and Education
- Interpreter Liscensure
Our community including you are very important to us, if you have any ideas, discussion or urgent concerns. Please email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. It will email to President and Secretary then we will communicate with Board to follow up. Hope to have a great month, February, see you next month or soon.