Monthly Board Meeting 10-1-2019

Monthly Board Meeting 10-1-2019

Directors and Officers Present

  • Olivia Snyder, Presidnet
  • Anthony Alcala, Vice President
  • Ryan Elliott, Secretary
  • Luke Bayley, Floating Board and Treasurer
  • Brandon Hansford, Floating Board and Education Co-ordinator
  • Andy Michaels, Fundraising Co-ordinator

Directors and Officers absent

  • Greg Miller, Chief Technical Officer
  • John Sanders, Facilities Co-ordinator

1st Order of Business:

Presentation by Olivia Snyder click to view or download

2nd Order of Business:

Video from the Red Bull Soap Box Derby. Our entry is #13 at approximately 1:02:00 timestamp

https://www.redbull.com/int-en/events/red-bull-soapbox-race-dallas-2019/live/soapbox-race-dallas-2019-live

3rd Order of Business:

By unanimous vote the board approved the following new language in regards to special rate signups.

Members wishing special rates shall apply via web form:

“How will you help to advance TheLab.ms in its mission to foster a collaborative environment wherein people can explore and create intersections between technology, science, art, and culture?”

“Who at TheLab.ms is your sponsor for membership? If you do not have a sponsor, please tell us how you expect to hold yourself accountable for being an active participant in TheLab.ms’s community?”

After reviewing applications, the board will either approve or deny the application.

4th Order of Business:

The following members are being awarded membership points for their work on the Red Bull Soap Box Team

  • Tommy Falgout
  • Phil Magalios
  • Bill Rodgers
  • John Sanders
  • Adithya Katragadda
  • Neal Pappion

5th Order of Business:

Greg is optimizing the access control system.

6th Order of Business:

Nomikai Dallas is this weekend and we will be participating. Website below.

https://www.nomikaidallas.com/

7th Order of Business:

Unanimous vote approved Brandon Hansford to create an indoor soccer team with TheLab.ms branding. Members of the soccer team will be expected to pay their own sports related dues.

8th Order of Business:

Fencon has asked us to return next year.

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MEETUPS MOVED ONLINE/POSTPONED

08/01/2020 - As per the city's most recent COVID-19 update, all Meetups are postponed or moved ontile untile further notice.

TheLab.ms and its equipment are still open to members!

Meetup Feed

  • Lost Our Box Game Developers "Weekly Project Meetup" 2020-10-01 at 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Thursday, October 1 at 8:00 PM Do not RSVP here, instead do it here: https://www.meetup.com/lost-our-box-game-developers Whether it's your first time or you've been to all the meetu... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273519322/
  • [SLACK] Work From "Home" From The Lab ⭐Online Quarantine Edition ⭐ 2020-10-02 at 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Friday, October 2 at 9:00 AM Work From TheLab from Home Friday! WoFLHFri! Join us on our Slack channel to chat with fellow makers and learn about TheLab! While we're ALL stuck at ... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273527880/
  • [ZOOM] Raspberry Pi User Group 2020-10-03 at 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Saturday, October 3 at 10:00 AM Topic: DFW Raspberry Pi Usergroup 8/2020Time: Aug 1, 2020 10:00 Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/94427607474?pwd=UzY5Sy... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273547947/

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