IVMA Corporation Minutes

Iowa Veterinary Medical Association Corporation Minutes
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Scheman Building – Ames, IA

The annual Meeting of the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association Corporation was called to order by President Dr. Kylee Thomas at 12:15 pm.
Minutes of the meeting of September 19, 2017 were distributed among attendees and it was moved, seconded and the Minutes were approved.
Copies of the Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet of the IVMA were distributed to attendees for review.  It was moved, seconded and passed to accept the financials.
The necrology report was given and included the following:
Dr. Harold F. Albers
Dr. Larry C. Booth, Jr.
Dr. Jeffrey A. Cheney
Dr. Michael D. Frier
Dr. Larry Herbold
Dr. Bruce Leuschen
Dr. W. Eugene Lloyd
Dr. Donald E. Moore
Dr. Kenneth R. Rayner
Dr. Donald W. Rubel
Dr. Keith E. Weber
Dr. Kenneth H. Wulfekuhle
President Thomas introduced AVMA President-Elect Dr. John Howe who addressed the audience with an AVMA update and then Dr. Chuck Lemme, our new AVMA District VII Director. Dr. Lemme gave a presentation on a new AVMA program, “My Veterinary Life”, providing in-depth information and resources to veterinary students, new graduates and recent graduates regarding transition from student to veterinarian with career guidance and support.
The following IVMA leaders were recognized by President Thomas:

  • Retiring Executive Board member and Incoming Vice President Dr. Jim Berger
  • New Executive Board Director Dr. Leon Larson
  • Incumbent Executive Board Directors
  • IVMA Delegates to AVMA House of Delegates – Dr. Jodie Pettit & Dr. Bill Williams
  • Emerging Leader Liaisons - Dr. Amanda Steffen and Dr. Tara Miller
  • 2018 - 2019 Power of Ten Leadership group and leaders
There was no other business to come before the corporation.  The meeting adjourned at 12:35 pm.