SUBJECT:  Minutes of Peterson Air & Space Museum Foundation Staff Meeting, 0900hrs,

24 July 2017.  Meeting convened in the City Hangar.


ATTENDEES:  ; Brown, John; Henderson, Jim; Howells, Glyn; Howells, Phyllis;  McClelland, Ron; Mogel, Jake; Whalen, Gail, DAFC, Director; Nash, Jeffery, DAFC, Deputy Director.


            Opening Remarks:  Meeting called to order by Henderson at 0914.


            No changes in minutes of 26 June meeting. 


            Treasurer Long discussed financials as of 30 Jun 17.  YTD income $14,470, Expense $9,757, Cost of Goods Sold $9,760, net $(5,047).  Cash: $52,236 operations, $25,507 Broadmoor Hangar             Renovation.


            Henderson did the numbers:  YTD 30 June volunteer hours 3,906 v 5,127 year earlier; visitor numbers 7,505 v 10,398, Website hits 16,691 v 20,019 and Facebook reaches 102,510 v 147,977.


            McClelland commented the the KRDO website was number 4 on our referral list (followed the    piece on PASM on their TV newcasts)       


            Curator’s Update – Whalen

·         Remember to volunteer for Regional Air Show

·         F-4 and P-40 painting to start this week.

·         A contractor has been found to bid to do the wall work on the CMAFS exhibit.

·         Still working on the commemorative tile replacement problem.

·         Have five new docent volunteers to receive orientation.


            Meeting adjourned at 1030 hours.


            Next meeting: 28 August at 0900 hrs. 


Respectfully submitted,

Jim Henderson, Secretary.