IDAHO BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR PROFESSIONAL GEOLOGISTS

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 1/11/2011

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Andrew Mork - Chair

John Monks

Dale Osterman

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT: James Spalding

Paul K. Link, Ph.D.

 BUREAU STAFF: Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

Deborah Sexton, Technical Records Spec. II

                           

The meeting was called to order at 9:16 AM MST by Andrew Mork.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

Financial

 

Ms. Hall presented a financial history report to members of the Board, which showed expenditures staying consistent but a steady decline in revenue. The Board discussed a possible fee increase. Mr. Osterman moved to request the rule changes be drafted and presented to the Board for discussion at a spring meeting. Seconded by Mr. Monks, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Mr. Osterman that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code 67-2345(1)(d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials. Seconded by Mr. Monks, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Mr. Mork, aye; Mr. Monks, aye; and Mr. Osterman, aye.

 

Mr. Monks moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Mr. Osterman, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Mr. Mork, aye; Mr. Monks, aye; and Mr. Osterman, aye.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

Mr. Osterman moved to approve the following applicants in the respective categories based upon meeting all the specific requirements.  Seconded by Mr. Monks, motion carried.

 

MARK NELSON - FG EXAMINATION

RUSSELL HEPLER FG & PG EXAMINATION

ROBIN NIMMER FG & PG EXAMINATION

ELOWYN YAGER FG & PG EXAMINATION

DAVID FEINSON PG EXAMINATION

JENNIFER BROWN MUTUAL RECOGNITION

JAMES DUFF PG ENDORSEMENT

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Mr. Osterman moved to adjourn the meeting at 9:45 AM MST.

 

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Andrew Mork, Chair John Monks

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James Spalding Paul K. Link, Ph.D.

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Dale Osterman Tana Cory, Bureau Chief