National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.
Ohio Chapter – Membership Meeting Minutes
May 6, 2016

Started:  12:01 p.m.

Participants: Brittany O’Diam Horseman, Jennifer Sitterley Baum, Ashley Burke, Richard Meyer, John Ball, Maggie Sutton, Barry Zimmer, Joseph Motta, Jim Koewler, Laura Gorretta, Tabitha Woodruff

Minutes:  The January 15, 2016 Minutes were approved. Motion by Jim Koewler, Seconded by Dick Meyer. Unanimous voice vote.

Treasurer’s Report: Richard Meyer treasurer

Richard Meyer presented balances of accounts totaling: $24,317

CD balance: $15,523

Operating Account: $8,794

Will send bills for the dinner soon, next week – please pay promptly

Committee Reports:

Website/List-Serv: Jim Koewler – has doubled number of authors to post. Tabitha Woodruff and Jim. Should we post news about the conversion? Wait for final regs, still in discussions. Janet has been posting updates on listserve for members. Don’t make public until final. Check to see who is accessing website. Members must renew log-ins to keep active.

Advocacy: Dave Banas –not present

Membership: Ted Gudorf  – not present

Education: Ashley Burke – Review Course and Unprogram in August 4, 5, 6 at Deer Creek Medicaid/Paralegal training course for next year?  Will discuss at annual meeting.

New Business

Denver NAELA Annual Conference – differs from the national NAELA Summit



Substantive Call on June 17, 2016 at Noon (1634 Conversion Rule updates – roundtable discussion)

Membership Meeting on November 11, 2016 at Noon

Meeting Adjourned: 12:18 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted,

Jennifer H. Sitterley Baum, Secretary