We had another great meeting saturday. Thanks to all who attended. We accomplished three major goals, namely:
What type of organization we would be:
The group voted that the UFMAC will have two componets parts:
The Excutive body who will be composed of the traditional officers including, President, Vice Precident, Secretary, Treasurer, and Sgt of Arms.
This group has reponsibility to administer, implement, and enforce the initiatives passed by the Board Members. Other specifics of the job duties will be decided upon a later date.
Board Members, who will enacting initiatives to promote the goals of the UFMAC. Once again our mission statement reads:
"Our missionn is to provide an open forum for the preservation, promotion and unification of the Filipino Martial Arts."
Who comprises the Board Members:
The group decided that the board members will consist of one representative from each school. Each representative will count as one vote on any one initiatives to be decided on.
The Election of officers:
The elected officers the Executive Body are the following:
Presedent: Grandmaster Max M Pallen
Vice President: Grandmaster Emil Bautista
Secretary: Guro Maria Schaufele
Treasurer: Guro Dave Ducay
Sgt. of Arms Grandmaster Mike Giron
Note that the officers will have no vote beyond that allocated to their schools.
Next meeting is scheduled Jan. 9th 2010 1:00-3:00pm at Pallen Martial Arts Academy in San Leandro Ca.
We welcome all FMA practitioners to join our membership.