A regularly scheduled board meeting of DYHA took place on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 7:45pm at Stamford Twin Rinks. Present board members were Todd Halloran, Art Flynn, John von Stade, Jeff Eccleston, David Hill, Dawn Bryson, Larry Paredes, Lisa McCarthy, Mary Jo Dyer, Pete Canelli, David Kreppein, Tom Raymond, John Fraser and Gigi Williams.
Todd Halloran reported back on games attended at various rinks over the holiday period. Observations and comments from the membership were relayed to the board.
Pete Canelli presented draft timetable for age levels trying out in Spring. Potential conflicts discussed.
Once finalized, dates will be published on the website.
Dawn Bryson updated the board on certain key CHC rules and regulations.
Compliance with SafeSport Training and Background checks and screening reviewed. Registrar will continue to follow up.
Jeff Eccleston provided an update on the program as a whole and concerns raised at the Annual Meeting in December. An active discussion followed and while no decisions have been made yet, over the next month additional data will be collected and various alternatives will be evaluated.
Tom Raymond provided an update and outlined some possible activities to take place during the balance of the season.
David Kreppein updated the board on the conclusion of the cross-ice portion of the season for Mites.
A house survey will be drafted and sent to the membership at the conclusion of the season.
John von Stade provided an update on the Travel program.
With no further business to discuss, the meeting adjourned at 10:01pm.