Committees



ACTIVITIES & EVENTS

Coordinate activities and events.

  • Arrange meetings (Annual and BOD)
  • Coordinate events

Margo McTaggart, Chair



AUDIT

Certify that KLA financial activity is in accordance with Board authority and is accurately recorded.

  • Bi-Annually examine financial records of the KLA
  • Report findings to Board and Membership (@ annual meeting)

Diane Edwards, Chair



COMMUNICATIONS/MEDIA RELATIONS

Disseminate information about KLA activities to members and community.

  • Publish quarterly newsletter.
  • Oversee KLA website.
  • Oversee production of KLA Calendar.
  • Promote KLA activities and events
  • Prepare press releases, etc.

Mike O'Brien, Chair



EXECUTIVE

Exercise authority delegated by Board, as required

  • Oversee KLA Program 
  • Oversee Long Range Planning

Dennis Carlson, Chair

Mark Morris
Steve Hicks
Steve Tomlinson
Bill Laffin



FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Oversee the finances and assets of the KLA

  • Prepare annual budget
  • Report financial position to Board (monthly) and Membership (annually)
  • Recommend and implement best practices

Steve Tomlinson, Chair



HYDROFRACKING & WASTE WATER DISPOSAL

To keep the KLA updated on area activities relating to hydrofracking

Steve Hicks, Chair



LAKE LEVEL

Maintain interface with KLOC to facilitate effective lake level management

  • Monitor lake level 
  • Attend KLOC meetings 
  • Evaluate feasibility of lake level station

Dick Osgood, Chair



MEMBERSHIP

Ensure KLA maintains strong membership base

  • Maintain accurate membership information
  • Conduct programs to retain and expand membership base
  • Identify and recommend appropriate membership services

John Hagreen, Chair



NAVIGATION AND RECREATION

Champion safe boating on Keuka

  • Define & execute annual Navigation program
  • Update membership with newsletter articles
  • Provide liaison between KLA and Sheriffs' Departments

Ira Goldman, Chair




NOMINATING

Recommend candidates for Directorships

  • Recommend Director candidates to BOD

Mark Morris, Chair



SCHOLARSHIP

Set the criteria for the Esther N. Wahlig Keuka Lake Watershed Scholarship

  • Review scholarship applications
  • Determine the winner of the scholarship

 Meg Cole, Chair
Michele Rowcliffe
Chip Murphy
Diane Edwards
Emily Staychock
Tim Sellers



WATER QUALITY

Protect and enhance the quality of Keuka Lake water

  • Develop and implement water quality improvement projects
  • Provide liaison with KWIC 
  • Monitor water quality

Mark Morris, Chair



To Preserve and Protect Keuka Lake