Annual Meeting Report to Members
Friday, March 17, 2017 at 08:29AM
Croton Arboretum

The 2016 annual meeting was held on February 15, 2017. The purposes of the annual meeting are:

As always, the meeting was open to the public, but only current paid-up members are eligible to vote. All proxy ballots were in favor of the proposed slate and amendments to the bylaws.


Don Daubney and Carol Shanesy were elected as directors, with terms ending in 2020.

Officers elected for 2017 were:

Year-end financial report

2016 achievements

2017 priorities

Other business

Approved the following amendments to the bylaws:

Also agreed to pursue funding for capital projects via registering with New York State’s Grants Gateway portal and engaging private foundations and philanthropies.

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