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 8/22/2011

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Dale Osterman - Chair

                                                             Andrew Mork

                                                             John Monks

                                                             Paul K. Link, Ph.D.

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:    James Spalding

                                                           

 BUREAU STAFF:                          Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Maurie Ellsworth, Legal Counsel

                                                            Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 3:00 PM MDT by Dale Osterman.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

A motion was made by Mr. Mork 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.  It was seconded by Mr. Monks. The vote was: Mr. Osterman, aye; Mr. Monks, aye; Mr. Mork, aye; and Dr. Link, aye. Motion carried.

 

Mr. Mork moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Mr. Monks, motion carried.  The vote was: Mr. Osterman, aye; Mr. Monks, aye; Mr. Mork, aye; and Dr. Link, aye. Motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

Mr. Mork moved to approve Michael Mendes for mutual recognition as a registered professional geologist in Idaho based upon meeting all the requirements.  Seconded by Dr. Link, motion carried.

 

Dr. Link moved to approve Daniel Bruner to take the Association of State Boards of Geology (ASBOG) FG & PG examination.  Seconded by Mr. Mork, motion carried.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Mr. Mork moved to adjourn the meeting at 3:15 PM MDT.  Seconded by Mr. Monks, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING

A meeting has been scheduled for January 13, 2012 at 10:00 AM MST at the Bureau of Occupational Licenses.

 

 

 

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Dale Osterman, Chair                                     Andrew Mork

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John Monks                                                     James Spalding

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Paul K. Link, Ph.D.                                        Tana Cory, Bureau Chief