RANCHO BERNARDO INN MEN’S GOLF CLUB
Minutes of the Meeting of the RBIMGC Board of Directors
Held in the Veranda Bar on November 16, 2017
In attendance were: Dick Faxon, John Kersey, Jeff Owens, Jerry Canning, Greg Gattuso, Dom Nigro, John Dunn, Terry Sonnack, Joe Walkington and Tom Connolly. Ron Lacy was absent.
The meeting was called to order at 8:00 AM by Dick Faxon, President of the Board.
Tom Connolly noted that the minutes of the October regular Board Meeting had been posted and asked for a motion to approve. MSUA.
Jerry Canning presented the Treasurer’s Report. With dues collection, SCGA charges and expenses (tournament awards) operating cash balance as of November 16th was $5,178.48. Motion to approve MSUA. A discussion was started regarding small gifts to the ground crew as well as the usual gifts to the RBI staff for their continued help in the Men’s Club success. Jerry reported that the treasury could handle the increase in staff gifts.
Tom Connolly reported that the Club currently has 198 total members comprised of 187 Full, 5 Associate and 6 Complimentary members. We had 1 new full member sign up since the October BOD meeting. As of November 15th we have had 97 members renew for 2018. Another e-mail blast will be sent to those that have not signed up by the weekend.
Director of Golf
Nolan Schmuckle informed the Board on the status of range mat improvement. The installation of the replacement mats are under review and a confirmation of the installation date is yet to be established. The Inn is moving to a fob system for the Resort Members to obtain golf balls at the range. No timetable was given
Tournament Director Report
John Kersey reviewed the schedule for the rest of 2017. There was some discussion of sites to play if/when the Club is informed that the RBI course is not available. To be continued. Tom Connolly handed out the schedule for 2018. Any questions for next year’s scheduling should be directed to Tom.
Gregg Gattuso reported on the no-postings and net par or better reports. Gregg discussed some members who have not posted in multiple tournaments. Gregg mentioned that in his e-mails he lets members know that they can post from their personal computers and from the GHIN app.
Dom Nigro reported that all the remaining tournaments for 2017 are on the registration page. Dom was given the 2018 schedule and will start updating the WEB for next year’s registration page.
Rules Committee Report
Joe Walkington did not have any new information to report
SCGA Chairman’s and Special Ops
A special thanks was given to Jeff Owens for the Member Golf Day and Annual Dinner. All reports from members were positive. We had 106 golfers and 100 dinner guests.
Revisiting the motion to flight the Anniversary Cup payouts. It was agreed after much discussion to flight the Anniversary Cup tournament. Four flights will be selected. An increase to the payout from the Men’s Club was agreed upon. MSUA
A list of holiday gift recipients was discussed. The list was agreed to by the Board Members present
A discussion regarding slow play was initiated. Tabled for further discussion.
Next BOD meeting will be Tuesday Dec 19th at 8:00 AM.
Motion to adjourn at 9:48 AM. MSUA.