Idaho State Drinking Water and Waste Water Professionals Board

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

1109 Main Street, Suite 220

Boise, Idaho 83702-5642

 

Minutes of October 24, 2007

Conference Call

 

 

 

 

 

ROLL CALL:                           William A Thompson-Chair       

Barry Burnell, DEQ Representative

Rich Dees, Board Member

Robert F Hansen, Board Member

Kevin M Pfenning, Board Member

                                                Michael N Schroeder, Board Member

 

ABSENT:                                 Victor Villegas, Board Member

 

BUREAU PRESENT:               Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief

                                                Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                                Mary Miles, Technical Records Specialist I        

 

 

The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. by Chair, Bill Thompson. 

 

BUDGET

 

Mr. Hetrick presented the 2008 Budget Addendum to the Board explaining the direct and indirect expenses.

 

Motion made by Rich Dees to approve the 2008 Renewal Addendum and for the Board Chair to sign the addendum. Seconded by Barry Burnell, motion passed.

 

MONTANA WATER CENTER

 

Discussion regarding Montana Water Centerís free CDís for training. The CDís will be offered on the IBOL website.

 

CORRESPONDENCE

 

Discussion regarding correspondence concerning licensure requirement. Tana Cory will draft a letter inviting Shawn Larsen, AIC Legislative Committee Chair to the next Board meeting.

The letter will be also be sent to Mac Pooler, Mayor of Kellogg, Joan Thomas, DEQ Drinking Water Advisory Board, and Tom Herbert, Project Manager, Forsgren Associates.

 

Motion made by Mike Schroeder to approve the letter drafted by Tana Cory. Seconded by Bob Hansen, motion passed.

 

ABC CONFERENCE

 

The Association of Boards Certification 21st Annual Conference will be held January 15-18, 2008 in San Antonio, Texas.

 

Motion made by Barry Burnell to appoint Bob Hansen to attend the ABC Conference on behalf of the Board of Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals. Seconded by Mike Schroeder, motion passed.


EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

Motion made by Bob Hansen to go into Executive Session to review applications exempt from public disclosure per Idaho Code 67-2345 (1) (d). Seconded by Mike Schroeder, motion passed.

 

Motion made by Mike Schroeder to come out of executive session. Seconded by Rich Dees, motion passed.

 

Motion made by Bob Hansen to approve 20 applications for examination and licensure. Seconded by Mike Schroeder, motion passed.

 

APPROVED FOR LICENSURE OR EXAMINATION

ARMSTRONG COLBY JAMES

BAXTER MICHAEL E

CASE BRETT ELMER

COZAD WILLIAM E

CRANFILL ROBERT LEE

FERRY ROBIN BURKE

GUNDERSON JARED D

HESTON JOHN GLEN

JENNINGS ADAM SCOTT

KOVALESKI JEFFERY J

KRASOWSKI THOMAS

LOEWEN JEFFREY STEVEN

LOVE LEE

MCLAIN CLARENCE KIRK

PHILLIPS LEROY R

RUFF KRISTINE MARIE

SPAULDING CLAUDIA

THOMPSON JEFF H

WELLS GINGER LYNN

ZEITER MICHAEL TODD

 

DENIED

BALLANTYNE TRACY S

GROSS DENNIS M

MORRIS BRENDA LEE

THURMAN RICK DEE

 

 Motion made by Rich Dees to adjourn. Seconded by Mike Schroeder, motion passed.

 

The next board meeting is scheduled for January 23, 2008.

 

The board meeting was adjourned at 9:55 a.m.