Vestry minutes – January 27, 2013 meeting
ST. MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS VESTRY MEETING MINUTES
January 27, 2013
Present: Steve Anderson, Bob Bess, Richard Cabes, Annette Duff, Gary Grant, Aubrey Hardman, DJ Mitchell, Joe Panther, Linda Seeber, Becky Snell, Brian West, Jim Wilson; Jim Reynolds, Rector; Amy Haynie, Parochial Associate; Glenda Morehead, Clerk; Diana Panther, Treasurer.
A called meeting of the Vestry of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church was held Sunday, January 27, 2013, in the Godly Play Room immediately following the Parish Annual Meeting. The meeting was called for the purpose of determining Vestry officers for the coming year. The meeting opened with prayer by the Rector.
Election of Clerk
Bob Bess moved Glenda Morehead be elected Clerk for the coming year. The motion was seconded and carried.
Election of Treasurer
Jim Wilson moved Diana Panther be elected Treasurer for the coming year. The motion was seconded and carried.
Election of Jr Warden
Aubrey Hardman moved Steve Anderson be elected Jr Warden for the coming year. The motion was seconded and carried.
Senior Warden Announced
The Rector announced that he has chosen Bob Bess as Senior Warden for the coming year.
The Rector gave insights on the reasons for his decision to retire effective July 1.
Vestry members were advised of the following events requiring their presence: Installation of all Vestry members during the 10:30 AM service February 10, 2013. Next regular Vestry meeting Sunday, February 17, 2013, 12:30 PM, East Parish Hall.
Vestry members were encouraged to take part in the Diocesan Leadership Conference March 2, 2013 at St. Luke’s in the Meadow Episcopal Church 9 AM – 3:30 PM.
The clerk will be sending out the schedule of regular Vestry meetings for the coming year, the schedule of closing prayer responsibilities for the coming year and the Vestry contact information.
The Senior Warden will be preparing the VPiC (Vestry Person in Charge) schedule for the coming year.
The meeting adjourned at 2:20 PM with prayer by Becky Snell.