SUBJECT:Peterson Air & Space Museum Foundation Staff Meeting, 0800hrs 28 May 10

 

ATTENDEES:Wes Clark, M/Gen USAF (Ret); Ed Weaver, CMSgt USAF (Ret) Secretary/Treasurer; Jeff Nash, DAFC,Staff, Pete Museum;Dick Burns, E-5 USA (Vet); Charlie McCarthy, Col, USAF (Ret); Jack McKinney, CMSGT USAF (Ret); Erv Smalley, SMS USAF (Ret); Ron Solomon, Col, USAF (Ret); John Brown, Lt Col USAF (Ret); Dave Austin, CMSGT USAF (Ret); Norm Moyer, SMSGT USAF (Ret); Paul Brown, MSGT USAF (Ret); Ernie Newman, CMSGT USAF (Ret)

 

OPENING REMARKS:CLARK called the meeting to order in the Conference Room.

 

1.     OLD BUSINESS:

A.    Management Review;

(1)  Minutes Approval:

-        30 Apr10 Minutes reviewed and approved.

(2)  Financial Review (Weaver):

-        As of 30 Apr 10

-        Cash Available:$25,204

-        Income to date:†† $5,839

-        Expenditures:†††† $6,869

(3)  Volunteer Hours &Visitors Numbers (Weaver):

-        As of 30 Apr 10.

-        2,890 Volunteer hours during CY 2010.

-        5,261 Visitors during CY 2010.

(4)  Web Site (Smalley):

-        132,726 hits as of 28 May 10.

-        2,119 pages.

-        3,632 files

(5)  Concert in the Park (Weaver):

-        1200hrs 7 Aug 10 in the Air Park.

-        Need to put together a working group in June.Maybe able to include some type of ceremony for the upgraded Lt Peterson exhibit.

2.     NEWBUSINESS:

A.    Curator Update (Nash):

-        Still working on site preparation for the F-101B.NORAD will fund restoration of the AC. Colors will be the 13 FIS. Working out problems with the contract (s).

-        NASH still working the turn-in of numerous equipment items to DRMO.

-        AFSPC has offered to support the Museumís Oral History program.Working out details.

-        NASH will man an information booth at the Evergreen Cemetery on Memorial Day for about 5-6 hours

-        If you havenít updated your ID Cards required by the DBIDS-please do!

 

 

 

3.     OPEN DISCUSSION:

-        John BROWN will take PA&SM brochures to the COS Visitorís Center.

-        McKINNEY requested newsletter inputs to him by 25 Jun 2010.

-        CLARK asked that we consider forming a working group to design a Space Operations Exhibit.Need to discuss with WHALEN.

 

4.     CLOSING REMARKS:

†† Next Meeting:

(1)  0900hrs, 25 June 2010, Broadmoor Conference Room.

 

 

 

EDWARD W. WEAVER, CMSGT, USAF

Secretary & Treasurer