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Meeting Minutes 5 Aug 2013
Detroit Area Naval Supply Corps Foundation
Monday, 5 August 2013
Y McNeil, Paul - President      
  Decker, Peter (Deployed)      
Y McDonald, Doug      
Y Semerad, Jim – Sec/Treas      
ROLL CALL – Attendees marked with a “Y”
1.    Roll Call
  • Reviewed and updated Attendees roster
2.    Amend and Approval of Minutes
  •  Minutes will be prepared for future meetings
3.    Report of President
4.    Old Business:
a.      Bylaws have been revised and sent to NSCF.  CAPT Tom Billings had some recommended changes.  He objected to the language of an auxillary or the inclusion of enlisted members.
5.    New Business
a.     2013 Goals and Objectives
  • Goals and Objectives need to be created for the upcoming year.  We will want to identify some tangible objectives that can be accomplished during the year. Brainstormed some ideas that would be appealing to area Supply Corps Officers.
b.     Publicity
  • The article below was sent to CDR Joe Banks for distribution to the Great Lakes area Supply Corps Officers.
  • The Detroit Chapter web page has been set up on the NSCF website.  Jim Semerad worked with Linda Hall at NSCF to create the web site.
  • A web forum has been set up on the Friends of the US Navy (FOUNMI) web site. 
6.     Good and welfare
  • No updates from “around the room”
7.     Adjourn.
Action Items:
  1.  Review and update the Goals for 2013. 
Next regularly scheduled meeting will take place on 9 September 2013 at 7:00 PM at NRD Michigan.
Jim Semerad
Secretary / Treasurer
Public Relations
Welcome to the Detroit Area Chapter of the US Navy Supply Corps Foundation.
We are excited to have the Detroit Chapter website now hosted by the US Naval Supply Corps Foundation. This website is the home on the web for all active, reserve, retired and former Supply Corps Officers serving in the Detroit area (or anywhere in this geographical area).
First! Please register and become a member of the Detroit Chapter website. This will allow us to send you emails about upcoming events. You can sign up here
  Remember to choose the Detroit Chapter as your home association. When you rotate to different duty stations your membership will follow you.
Detroit Chapter meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at 1800 at the Navy Recruiting District Michigan. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
1155 Brewery Park
Suite 320
Detroit MI 48207
Paul McNeill, CAPT (Ret)    President
Jim Semerad, CDR (Ret)    Secretary Treasurer
Douglas McDonald, CAPT (Ret)   Vice President Programs
Peterson Decker, CAPT     Vice President At Large
ph 248-467-1204
ph 248-854-8934
We also have a forum web site at