Committees



ACTIVITIES & EVENTS

Coordinate activities and events.

  • Arrange meetings (Annual and BOD)
  • Coordinate events

Margo McTaggart, Chair
Mike Gow
Chip Murphy
John Hagreen
Meg Cole
Diane Edwards
Mike O'Brien
Woody Stenz



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)

Don Wright, Chair
Diane Edwards
Dennis Carlson
Mike O'Brien
Monique Ullom
Ron Lowenstein
Ira Goldman

 



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.

Doug DeFranco, Chair
Margo McTaggart
Steve Tomlinson
Chip Murphy
Mike O'Brien
John Hagreen
Michele Rowcliffe
Monique Ullom
Ron Lowenstein
Candy Dietrich



EXECUTIVE

Exercise authority delegated by Board, as required

  • Oversee KLA Program 
  • Oversee Long Range Planning

Bill Laffin, Chair
Steve Hicks
Steve Tomlinson
Dennis Carlson
Mike Gow
Rob Corcoran
Wayne Hand



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
Bill Laffin
Steve Hicks
Dennis Carlson
Mike O'Brien
Ira Goldman
Rob Corcoran




HYDROFRACKING & WASTE WATER DISPOSAL

To keep the KLA updated on area activities relating to hydrofracking

Steve Hicks, Chair
Art Hunt ND
Mark Morris ND
Al Wahlig
Dennis Carlson
Don Wright
Mike O'Brien
Diane Edwards
Emily Syaychock ND



LAKE LEVEL

Maintain interface with KLOC to facilitate effective lake level management

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

Wayne Hand, Chair
Bill Laffin
Chip Murphy
Ron Lowenstein
Candy Dietrich
Steve Tomlinson
Dennis Carlson
Dick Osgood
Woody Stenz
D. Scott Demmin ND



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

Mike Gow, Chair
Candy Dietrich
Chip Murphy
Dick Osgood
Monique Ullom
Ron Lowenstein
John Hagreen
Meg Cole
Doug DeFranco
Woody Stenz



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

Al Wahlig
Bill Laffin
Monique Ullom
Mike Gow
Mark Morris ND
John Hagreen
Steve Tomlinson
Woody Stenz



NOMINATING

Recommend candidates for Directorships

  • Recommend Director candidates to BOD

Dennis Carlson, Chair
Bill Laffin
Chip Murphy
Margo McTaggart
Doug DeFranco
Wayne Hand
Ron Lowenstein
Dick Osgood
Meg Cole
Monique Ullom
Mike Gow



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
John Hagreen
Diane Edwards
Al Wahlig
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

Dennis Carlson, Chair
Diane Edwards
Michelle Rowcliffe
Chip Murphy
Emily Staychock ND
Jim Balyczak ND
Ira Goldman
Al Wahlig
Rob Corcoran
Bill Laffin
Tim Sellers ND
Wayne Hand
Ron Lowenstein
Mark Morris ND



To Preserve and Protect Keuka Lake