Idaho State Board of
Bureau of Occupational Licenses
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Minutes of May 18, 2007
ROLL CALL: Paul Jensen, Chair
R. Alan Giltzow, Board Member
Stanley Cole, Board Member
Nicholas Latham, Board Member
Shelly Servick, Board Member
D. Nels Reese, Board Member
BUREAU STAFF: Tana Cory, Bureau Chief
Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief
Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney
Carrie Gilstrap, Secretary
ALSO PRESENT: Michael Gilmore, Deputy Attorney General
The meeting was called to order at 9:00am
MINUTES of FEBRUARY 8, 2007
A motion was made by Alan Giltzow to approve the minutes as corrected for February 8, 2007. Seconded by Stan Cole, motion carried.
Tana Cory presented the legislative report, stating that the Governor approved a revised budget for the Bureau which includes the addition of new staff members. The Board asked if adding additional investigative staff would still mean they are falling behind on investigations given the addition of the contractors board. Budd Hetrick stated that it will definitely help given the resources the Bureau has.
Budd Hetrick presented the financial report to the Board. Nick Latham requests to have a report in September that will show the past five year trend in revenue.
Budd Hetrick presented the investigative report to the Board.
Michael Gilmore, Deputy Attorney General, presented a stipulation order in which the said licensee agreed to sign. The Board stated they would like consistency on the order for the amount of the fee. A motion was made by Alan Giltzow to approve and authorize the Chairman to sign the agreement against Robert E. Johnson, AR-1854. Seconded by Nathan Latham, motion carried.
The Board gave Mr. Gilmore direction as to how to proceed with the complaint.
The Board gave Mr. Gilmore direction as to how to proceed with the complaint.
Roger Hales discussed the matters that went before the legislative committee which included having jurisdiction over unlicensed professionals. He stated the bill was assigned to a sponsor on the floor. The sponsor presented the bill and an attorney argued against it. The Chairman of the business committee asked the speaker to transfer it back to the committee. The decision was made to not go forward with the process at this time and to revisit the issue as a Board.
Alan Giltzow recommended inserting an article in the newsletter to inform architects to contact their legislatures or to send a letter to all licenses architects regarding this issue. Roger stated he would try and find out what the problems are and neutralize them.
A motion was made by Nick Latham to continue to pursue the law change for jurisdiction over practicing without a license and to have Roger Hales follow up with attorney Luker and Chairman Max Black by drafting a letter. Alan Giltzow seconded, motion carried.
A conference call in August will be held to discuss the progress.
LETTER FROM CALLISON ARCHITECTS
This letter requests for the Idaho Board of architects to acknowledge their firm is in compliance with Idaho Statute 54-316 on foreign partnership/corporate practice. A motion was made by Stan Cole to direct council to respond to the Callison letter. Shelly Servick seconded, motion carried.
LETTER REGARDING AMIEUS CURIAE
This letter is requesting the Board to offer a brief written summary highlighting the relevant provisions of the licensure statutes, why those laws are important to safe guard the public welfare, and why violation of the laws should not be tolerated. The purpose of this letter, they state, would assist the Supreme Court in understanding the seriousness of laws and the important role they play in regulating unlicensed practice of architecture in Idaho.
The Board has agreed to allow the attorney of this letter draft a brief for the Board to review.
A motion was made by Alan Giltzow stating the Board would be happy to consider filing an amieus curiae brief and would consider filing this based upon preparation by Douglas Aanesttad, attorney, after its review by board council. Seconded by Stan Cole, motion carried.
LETTER REGARDING LICENSE RENEWAL
The Board reviewed letters submitted by licensee AR-530 regarding the renewal of his license. Roger Hales stated he would follow up with this inquiry.
The Board reviewed a letter submitted by AR-593 regarding his continuing education hours to update his licensure status. The Board suggested he self report the seminars he taught to students and submit this documentation to update his license.
The Board reviewed a letter submitted by Kimberly Phelps regarding her application for licensure. A motion was made by Nels Reese authorizing the Board secretary to issue the license to Kimberly Phelps based upon the receipt of application documents establishing she meets the endorsement requirement. Nick Latham seconded, motion carried.
A motion was made by Nick Latham to have Bureau staff revise the licensure application to delete the request for continuing education documentation. Seconded by Stan Cole, motion carried.
A motion was made by Stan Cole to have Bureau staff revise the licensure application to delete the request for three letters of references. Shelly Servick seconded, motion carried.
2007 NCARB MEETING
A motion was made by Nick Latham to approve the expenditures for five Board members to attend the annual meeting. Seconded by Stan Cole, motion carried.
The next meeting was scheduled for September 14th, 2007 at 9:30 a.m.
A motion was made by Nick Latham to re-elect Paul Jensen as the Board Chair and Shelly Servick as the Vice-Chair. Seconded by Stan Cole, motion carried.
The Board has asked for the Bureau staff to check on the emeritus status for previously licensed architects.
A motion was made by Stan Cole to go into executive session to discuss applications exempt from public disclosure. Seconded by Nick Latham, motion carried.
A motion was made by Stan Cole to come out of executive session. Seconded by Alan Giltzow, motion carried.
The following applications were approved for licensure:
AR 984727 ALCORN WILLIAM WRIGHT JR.
AR 984668 BEYER JOHN H
AR 984785 BOILEAU ROBERT GEORGE
AR 984124 BROWN RUSSELL L
AR 984320 BUTLER DANIEL HUBBARD
AR 984780 CASEY PAUL J
AR 984576 CHAFEE ROBERT S JR.
AR 984762 COLE MICHAEL
AR 984625 CROCKETT WILLIAM DAVID
AR 984774 DAILEY, MARK ALAN
AR 984769 DEKOLD, KEVIN BRIAN
AR 984783 FISHER, DOUGLAS TODD
AR 984773 FRANK, THOMAS P
AR 984714 FREDEEN, JAMES HUGO
AR 984804 GEOGHEGAN, JOSEPH A
AR 984758 GUENTHER, CARY
AR 984763 HANSEN, JOHN ORRIS
AR 984595 HEADLEY, MARK BARNET
AR 984768 HOCHSTRASSER, GARY WAYNE
AR 984743 IVINS, BRUCE DAVID
AR 984639 JENEFSKY, MARC
AR 984775 JOHNSON, BRIAN ROBERT
AR 984770 JOHNSON, MATTHEW CRAIG
AR 984689 KARIM, FAROOQ S
AR 984772 KELLEY, CAITLIN BRIDGET ANN
AR 984782 KLEIN, GREG JOSEPH
AR 984703 KREISLE, MATTHEW F III
AR 984574 LIEDERMAN, JEFFERY STEVEN
AR 984800 LOHMEYER, JAMES S
AR 984683 LOHSE, JAMES BRIAN
AR 984647 MCGRATH, MARY CATHERINE
AR 984116 MOHAZAB, AHMAD
AR 984789 MOSES, SCOTT
AR 984766 ONEILL, MICHAEL SCOT
AR 984794 PERRIN, ANDRE
AR 984761 PFIEFER, DAVID CLINE
AR 984810 PHELPS, KIMBERLY ANN
AR 984790 REISENBICHLER, THOMAS HAROLD
AR 984799 ROLLINS, CHAD HAMILTON
AR 984765 SHELDON, THOMAS FRANCIS
AR 984797 SMITH, DONALD RICHARD
AR 984798 SMITH, REX
AR 984796 ST GEORGE, CONNIE LYNN
AR 984786 STAINSLAW, RALPH M
AR 984781 TILLEMANS, LORRAINE
AR 984778 TINSON, A JAMES
AR 984771 WANDERSEE, JASON
AR 984803 WHITE, DOUGLAS
AR 984673 WIEMKEN, RICHARD A
AR 984740 WITKIN, MICHAEL
AR 984776 WRONSKI, PAMELA JEAN
AR 984754 WURL, SCOTT DOUGLAS
AR 984784 YOUNG, CHARLES EDWARD
The following applications were approved for examination:
HANSEN, LARS CHRISTIAN
A motion was made by Nels Reese to draft a letter to the following applicants regarding the deficiencies within their file:
Applicant ID 901092030
Applicant ID 901090222
Applicant ID 901089446
The Board would like to re-review the reinstatement procedure/rule for when a license has lapsed beyond five years to include the requirement for payment of back fees, a personal interview, and a requirement for proof of continuing education.
The Board presented Alan Giltzow with a plaque of recognition for his ten years of service with the Idaho State Architectural Examiners Board.
A motion was made by Alan Giltzow to adjourn the meeting at 2:30 p.m. Seconded by Nick Latham, motion carried.