November, 2008

Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors


ASHI Certified Members to Elect Officers for 2009

EDITED BY ASHI STAFF

On Oct. 31, voting members received the following ballot to elect ASHI’s officers.

For 2009 President-Elect:  
David Tamny, Columbus, Ohio

For 2009 Vice President:
Kurt Salomon, Salt Lake City, Utah

For 2009 Treasurer:
Charles Gifford, Jacksonville, Fla.

For 2009 Secretary:
Marvin Goldstein, Southampton, Pa.

The election closes Dec. 5, and the results will be announced in the January ASHI Reporter. The new officers will be installed at InspectionWorld.

The following members served on the Officers Nominating Committee: Frank Lesh, chair; Jay Balin; Cheryll Brown; Larry Cerro; J.D. Grewell; Tom Lauhon; Jack McGraw; Marygail Sullivan; and Bob Walstead. Additional ASHI Certified Inspectors may be added to the slate by petition.

To review officer nomination and election policy, including petitioning and campaigning, go to www.HomeInspector.org, Members Only, Publications.

For general information, contact Jeff Arnold, jeffa@ashi.org.

Council Reps to Elect Directors

The committee, chaired by Howard Pegelow, announced a slate, which was also open to petition candidates.

The following slate was presented Oct. 31 to those serving on the Council of Representatives. The five candidates who receive the highest number of votes will be directors; the sixth will be the alternate director.

Michael Burroughs
Joe Kelly
Jack McGraw
Paul Staron
Chuck Walton
Scott Warga
Charles Zehner

The election closes Dec. 5, and the results will be announced in the January ASHI Reporter. The new directors will be installed at InspectionWorld.
To review election, petition and campaigning policies, go to www.HomeInspector.org, Members Only, Publications. For general questions, contact Bob Kociolek at HQ: bobk@ashi.org, 847-759-2820.

Call for Volunteers

Are you ready to step up to a leadership role at the national level? The Society depends on its members to formulate ideas and to carry through on the activities and programs that make ASHI what it is. Committees and task forces perform this service for the board of directors and the Society. If you’re ready, start by downloading a copy of the 2008 Call for Volunteers form from www.HomeInspector.org, Members Only, Downloads and Forms, or e-mailing your request for a form to hq@ashi.org.

ASHI Directors: Please Note Important Dates

• Jan. 21, 2009, Board Meeting, Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
• Jan. 23, 2009, Annual Business Meeting, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00  a.m., Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

ASHI Council Representatives: Please Note Important Dates

• Jan. 20, 2009, CoR Meeting, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
• Jan. 23, 2009, Annual Business Meeting, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m., Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Official Notice of ASHI Annual Business Meeting

The annual ASHI business meeting will be held Jan. 23, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. All members are invited to attend.