American Legion Post 324
Jersey Village, TX
March 10, 2019
Commander Stefanie Otto called the meeting to order at 4 pm.
1st Vice Commander Pyke
2nd Vice Commander McCarty
Finance Officer Baughman
Sgt. At Arms Huebner
Service Officer Riley
Judge Advocate Pryor
In addition, there were (7) Legion members in attendance. A quorum was met and the meeting continued.
Adjutant Dick read the February minutes. A motion to approve the minutes was made by Donna McCarty and seconded by Paul Grabert. Motion passed and was approved by membership.
Finance Officer Baughman read the finance report. We have available funds as of March 8 of $13,564.55. Motion was made by David Pyke pending any further audit and seconded by Robert Howard. Motion passed and was approved by membership.
Commander introduced new member to Post 324: Wesley Mueller – Air Force
Chaplin Link reported on the Precinct 4 Bus Senior Trips. We need another coordinator and email distribution and training. The bus would leave from Champion Forest Baptist Church, Jersey Village
Service Officer Riley discussed the Carnival Cruise Military Appreciation Day that was held on the cruise.
Sgt-at-Arms Huebner discussed Boys State and 2nd Vice McCarty will help this year to be able to take over next year for Wayne.
Next month’s fundraiser meeting will be chaired by Trenton Davis
Commander took last role for nominations and 2nd Vice McCarty is stepping down to with the Oratorical Contest. Trenton Davis is filling 2nd Vice Commander position. Wayne motioned to accept the officers as reported and Jimmy seconded. Motion passed and was approved by membership. New Officers for 2019 – 2020 is as follows and will be installed at April Meeting:
Commander Stefanie Otto
1st Vice Commander David Pyke
2nd Vic Commander Trenton Davis
Adjutant Larry Dick
Finance Officer Jimmy Baughman
Chaplin John Link
Service Officer Bob Riley
Sgt-At-Arms Wayne Huebner
Judge Advocate Trey Pryor
Historian Robert Howard
1st Representative Paul Grabert
2nd Representative Ron Supler
JIMMY & JOLYNN BAUGHMAN (JOLYNN’S MOTHER PASSING)
STEFANIE OTTO (FATHER-IN-LAW FRANK)
PAUL ALLEN - Deceased
TED LUKEMAN – Wife Janet Chemo
Good of the Legion:
Wayne discussed the Vietnam Association that meet 2nd Friday of each month at Bo’s Place 7pm by NRG. For more information contact Wayne.
April 4 – 7 in Schulenberg, TX the Vietnam Traveling Wall will be on display.
There being no other business, the meeting was adjourned at approximately 5 pm. The next meeting will be on Sunday, April 14, 2019. It will be at VFW 8909 starting at 4pm.