Equipment: Thanks to those who helped inventory ropes.
Calendar: Members voted on photos during the meeting.
Huts: Need point people for each hut. Vicky Lytle and Travis Taylor have volunteered for the Mint and Scandinavian huts, respectively. Check website for huts needs inventory.
Training: Thanks to all who helped with the Ice Climbing Festival.
Geographic Names: There’s a notice in the Alaska Dispatch of a proposal to rename Powerline Pass to a native name, with no specific name offered. Contact Alaska Dispatch or the State Parks advisory board if you want to comment.
Awards: Tim Silvers awarded Jayme Mack and Vicky Lytle the President’s Award for all their service to the MCA. He also awarded Vicky Lytle and Galen Flint MCA volunteer shirts. For award drawings, the plan is to add another volunteer category to the three categories of Scree contributors, instructors, and trip leaders to include others such as Scree editor, hut maintenance workers, etc.
Elections: The following officers and directors were elected: Jayme Mack, President; Galen Flint, Vice President; Seth Weingarten, Treasurer; Kelley Williams, Secretary; Andy Mamrol, Director (2 year); Liz Bennett (2 year); Charlie Sink (1 Year). Travis Taylor was nominated for a director position but not elected.
Slide Show Presentation: Cutting corners and covering ground: fast-and-light self-supported traverses of Denali and Mount Logan by Luc Mehl.
Greg Encelewski, Director