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Region V Directors Report Laura Richard 303-269-5963 Region V Report to RSAC 10 August 2011
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Region V Summary Membership Deputy Directors Financial Status Communication Highlights from the Region & Sections Action/Issues for RSAC Regional Health
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Membership From July 2011 Membership Report Long term trends are on following pages Professional Membership: 1888 Decrease of 14 since last RSAC (May 2011). About even with last year Larger Sections show a decrease, smaller regions show an increase. Student Membership: 593 Increase of 17 since last RSAC (May 2011). All sections show the decrease. Educator Associate Membership: 248 Increase of 22 since last RSAC (May 2011) All Sections participating, one Section is not dominating; although Iowa tends to be lagging. St. Louis low for the 2 nd largest Section.
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Region V Professional Membership
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Region V Student Membership
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Region V Educator Membership
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Professional Membership Observations Region V membership has been trending up slightly since 1997, but has been showing a decrease since 2008. Last year had started up, but ended lower. This year trending up for July. All Sections fairly flat over the past year Short term trends over the past six months: Iowa+ 7 Rocky Mountain+ 37 St. Louis + 8 Twin Cities+ 10 Wichita+ 4 Long term trends: Regional membership has slight uptick from downturn in 2008. – Rocky Mountain show largest uptick of all the sections. – Wichita holding steady over past year, but long term drop – St. Louis stabilizing after long term slide trends. – Iowa, and Twin Cities have less pronounced flat to slight increase Continuing focus on calling drop, new and transfer members Sections not fond of having dedicated membership drives, prefer to concentrate on associating good meetings with new members.
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Student & Educator Member Observations Region V Student membership continuing Upward Trend Educator membership continuing Upward Trend over past year Significant variation in number of student members over the year Past Year trends: Students Educators Iowa- 20+ 4 Rocky Mountain+ 7+ 69 St. Louis+ 16+ 8 Twin Cities- 31+ 9 Wichita 0+ 5 Student Long term trends: Regional membership tending to oscillate for the past few year; overall, tending to remain constant. Rocky Mtn show consistent increase since 2009 Educator Long term trends: Increasing since renewals no longer required
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Region V Deputy Directors DD-Career & Workforce Development: Karen Copper firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com DD-Education: Open – In Work DD-Finance: Larry Frutiger LFrutiger@cox.net 316-733-1572LFrutiger@cox.net DD-History: Frederick Roos firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com DD-Honors and Awards: Andy Carlson, firstname.lastname@example.org (763)-email@example.com DD-Membership: Gary White firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com DD-STEM K-12 Outreach: Billy Crisler, firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com DD-Public Policy: Mark Holly firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com DD-Technical Activities: Open – Unfortunately Still In Work DD-Young Professionals: Lindsey Wagner firstname.lastname@example.org (651)email@example.com Associate Fellow Rep Reg V: Brandon Wegge firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Student Paper Conference: Donna Gerren Donna.Gerren@Colorado.EDU 303/939-8826Donna.Gerren@Colorado.EDU Staff Liaison: Chris Jessee firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Changes from last RSAC (May 2011) Roger Greenwood stepped down from DD Education David Myren steeped down from DD Honors & Awards Andy Carlson accepted DD Honors & Awards Lindsey Wagner accepted DD Young Professionals
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 FY11 Financial Summary Category I Allocated: FY11 Iowa $ 945.00 Rocky Mountain $ 7,350.00 Saint Louis $ 2.745.00 Twin Cities $ 1,460.00 Wichita $ 2,280.00 Category I Available: $14,780.00 Category III Allocated: $1,332.50 Category III Approved: $ 500.00 Category IV Requested:$0 Category IV Approved:$0
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Financial Summary-2011 Student Paper Conference The report has not been submitted; status has been request Faculty Advisor has left the University Mike McLellan graduated in May
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Communications Section and Deputy Director Communication Monthly Teleconference – 26 May 2011 – 30 June 2011 – 28 July 2011 Additionally as required for the Sections Next one Scheduled for 25 August 2011
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Highlights of the Region RAC Meeting on 26 May 2011 Type: Meeting / Telecon Attendance: 8 Increase of 1 from 5 May Meeting Major Highlights – Section By-Laws – Annual Elections & Section Reports – RLC in August – New Banners for Sections! – Recognize Troy and Cathy Downen RAC Meeting on 30 June 2011 Type: Meeting / Telecon Attendance: 6 Decrease 2 from 26 May Telecon Major Highlights – Section By-Laws Status – Open DD Positions (Technical and YP) – Category III Funds – Sections starting new year planning RAC Meeting on 28 July 2011 Type: Meeting / Telecon Attendance: 11 Increase of 5 from 26 May Telecon Major Highlights – RLC Attendance (4 attending!) – Section Annual Reports MIA – Section By-Laws Status – Open DD Positions (Technical & Education) – Category III Funds
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Highlights of the Region SectionsDeputy Directors Other Total in Region5102 Represented in Person 5/26/11222 Sent Written Reports020 Percent Represented40%20%100% Represented in Person 6/30/11301 Sent Written Reports010 Percent Represented60%10%50% Represented in Person 7/28/11341 Sent Written Reports010 Percent Represented60%40%50% Next RAC Telecon scheduled on 25 August 2011 · Location : Teleconference · Time: 1130 PT/1230 MT/1330 CT/1430 ET · Will Highlight start up of the year and ideas gained at RLC · All Invited!
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Section Highlights Iowa Since the Student Paper Conference havent heard much from Iowa; I will have to re-engage with them in August – Annual Report in Work The Final Report for the Student Paper Conference has not been submitted; I need to determine status Rocky Mountain Successful Honors and Awards Banquet in late May Nominations for section officers and election completed Annual Report has been delayed; is in work and anticipated soon Meeting 23 June in Boulder: NPOESS Preparatory Project and the Future of US Polar-Orbiting Weather Satellites
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Section Highlights St. Louis Honors and Awards Banquet 26 May, guest speaker Robert Zimmerman The Story Behind the Hubble Space Telescope Election in progress for New Section Officers; Bradley Sexton incoming Chair Attending RLC: Chris Tavares Twin Cities Dinner Meeting 26 May Distinguished Lecturer Centennial of Naval Aviation New Officer Transition Meeting in June Joint Meeting with INCOSE Attending RLC: Kristen Gerzina and Chris Sanden
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Section Highlights Wichita Continued Working to reinvigorate the council leadership Update to the bylaws in work; awaiting updates after RSAC approval of changes to the template Planning for Distinguished Lecturer for August dinner meeting
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Student Paper Conference Highlights 2011 Student Paper Conference Cedar Rapids Iowa 74 Registrants including students, faculty and professionals Excellent Key Note Speaker: The Keynote speaker was Kent Statler, COO & Executive Vice President of Commercial Systems, Rockwell Collins Andy Carlson (Section Chair Twin Cities) and Larry Frutiger (DD Finance) attended And the Winners Are: – Community Outreach Sarah HuntUSAFA – Masters Andrew FriedrichsMissouri State University of Science & Technology – Freshman/Sophomore First PlaceIowa State University »Spencer Dewald »Adam Harper »Joshua Straquadine »Rohan Sharma Second PlaceUSAFA »Eric Ruth »Jeff Howdeshell Third PlaceUSAFA »Jared Broussard
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Actions/Issues for RSAC Under New Business DDs roles and responsibilities! – The expectations vs reality – What is the benefit for them??? Besides Leadership opportunities Where is the Fun?
Laura Richard Region V Region Report to RSAC 10 August 2011 Regional Health