June 19, 2019 Board Meeting

Thursday, June 20, 2019

In attendance: Madeline Beery, Hanan Bell, Teresa Metzger-Howe, Koko Morgan, Linda O’Gara, Doug Potter, Bruce Sherman, Kim Waggie and Gennie Winkler.

6. Publicity ideas - Gennie

a. Photo gallery

The May 8, 2019 minutes were approved as amended.

Email vote acknowledgement
Teresa's bonus for this year and her contract for the 2019 - 2020 season were passed by an email vote. Teresa has excepted the conducting position once more.

Grant Status
Three year funding application deadline for A&C in July.

Finance Status
Next year's fiscal budget will reflect the increase of renting the practice space at the Music Center of the Northwest. There were two generous donations given to Rain City Symphony at the Spring Concert. Acknowledgements will be sent.

Sectional Status
Gennie has found a new cello coach, Willie Braun. He has experience coaching adult chamber music and is an accomplished performer.

Rain City Symphony needs a venue for Winter's preview concert. Kim will also be looking for a venue for next Fall's preview concert. The commuting time to Providence Mount St. Vincent is becoming prohibitive.

Publicity Ideas
Gennie would like a Rain City Symphony brochure to display at Midsummer Musical Retreat.

Next Year's Repertoire
Teresa announced the repertoire for next year. It will include

Schedule Summer Retreat
The summer retreat will be Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at Doug's house. Please bring a dish for a potluck after the meeting.

We are grateful for funding from King County 4 Culture, Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, and matching funding by Microsoft and Boeing.