Category: Your Board in Action

Your Board in Action

Hello to all from the Naples Press Club Board of Governors!  Kindly allow me to extend my sincere appreciation for our recent actions throughout February, the Month of Love. Perhaps I am just a romantic, but I have been feeling particularly…

Your Board in Action

Hello! I am pleased to submit YOUR BOARD in ACTION. We are ready to make this a fantastic, “active” year for all of our members. Our first NPC Board meeting of the New Year was held on Jan. 10, with…

Your Board in Action

Greetings to all! As your new president, it gives me great pleasure to submit my first “Your Board in Action”! Our first meeting of the incoming Board of Governors on December 13, 2016, was a wonderful way to pay tribute…

Your Board in Action

Because we are close to year’s-end, our November board meeting dwelt on committee reports and Old Business topics. I am certain that the first meeting of the incoming board, scheduled for December 13, will have some agenda issues under New…

Your Board in Action

No, you are not in a time warp. Scoop for many years showed up in your inbox on the 5th of the month. Here it is, though, only Oct. 28. What happened? At our September meeting, our board discussed the advisability…

Your Board in Action

I think I know how Obama feels—at least a wee bit. I’m feeling lame-duckish. My term in office expires December 1, so any ideas that should be discussed, approved and implemented after that time will come under the auspices of…

Your Board in Action

Did you miss me? Did you notice you have not received a Scoop since early June? Yes, we took a couple of months off. NPC hasn’t held any events since our May season-closing luncheon and our annual board planning retreat,…

Your Board in Action

Drumroll, please… We have a new treasurer! Daniel Weir attended our February luncheon when his wife, Professor Laura Weir, wowed us as our speaker on the current political climate. He liked us so much that he applied for membership and…

Your Board in Action

Our February board meeting focused primarily on how to better serve our members and future journalists. We discussed upcoming programs—Professor Laura Weir’s take on politics at our February luncheon, the Edwin Black “Insider Breakfast,” the March 16 “Honor the Free…

Your Board in Action

Our first NPC Board of Governors meeting of 2016 reinforced my earlier belief that the newly elected officers will enhance the club’s leadership. VP/Programs David Silverberg introduced his goal to “build toward making NPC the center of intellectual life in…

Your Board in Action

January. Already. My mother was right: the older you get, the faster time moves. Your Naples Press Club board did not meet in December, so instead of reporting on activities that did not happen, I will use this spot in…

Your Board in Action

Our November board meeting came close to being unofficial. For the first five minutes we lacked a quorum: Three members were out of town. One was ill. Two more had to work into the evening. Then two additional governors arrived…