IDAHO BOARD OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 4/20/2011

 

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  James A. Thomas - Chair

                                                             William J. Dial

                                                             William A. Ogram, IV

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Janice Wiedrick, Technical Records Specialist

 

OTHERS PRESENT:                     Jon Breckon, President, Idaho American Society of Landscape Architects (IASLA)

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 11:02 AM MDT by James A. Thomas.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

Mr. Ogram moved to approve the minutes of January 26, 2011 as written.  Mr. Dial seconded, motion carried.

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

The Bureau received approval for an additional investigator position.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Hall presented the financial report showing a positive balance of $29,287.87.

 

The number of licensees has increased by two in the last year.  

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

Mr. Breckon reported on the Rocky Mountain Rendezvous held in Billings, MT.

 

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT REGISTRATION EXAM (L.A.R.E.)

 

The future of the L.A.R.E. was discussed.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

Mr. Ogram moved 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 will be to consider license application materials. Mr. Dial seconded.  Votes: Mr. Dial, aye; Mr. Ogram, aye; and Mr. Thomas, aye.  Motion carried.

 

Mr. Ogram moved to come out of executive session.  Mr. Dial seconded.  Votes: Mr. Dial, aye; Mr. Ogram, aye; and Mr. Thomas, aye.  Motion carried.

 

EXAMINATION APPLICATIONS

 

Mr. Dial moved to approve examination applications for Karen Anne Oleson, LARA-16726; and Matthew Mark Phillips, LARA-16722.  Mr. Ogram seconded, motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS FOR LICENSURE

 

Mr. Dial moved to approve the applications for licensure by endorsement for:

 

Alissa Kathleen Salmore                                         LAR-16688

Troy Anthony Mears                                                  LAR-16723

Melissa Ann Doukas                                                LAR-16724

Eric D. Groft                                                               LAR-16725

Lars Donald Anderson                                             LAR-16727

 

Mr. Ogram seconded, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING July 27, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Mr. Ogram moved to adjourn the meeting at 1:20 p.m.  Mr. Dial seconded, motion carried.

 

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James A. Thomas, Chair                                   William J. Dial

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William A. Ogram, IV                                       Tana Cory, Bureau Chief