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May 2023 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

AFS Fisheries Information and Technology Section Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                       May 15, 2023 Old Business Welcome Chelsea Myles-McBurney as incoming President-Elect Bylaws change next steps Membership vote next month Open 30 days Outreach via e-mails and social media to encourage voting Randy will then take to AFS Management Committee 2023 Grand Rapids Meeting Continuing... Read More

VOTING IS OPEN!!! FITS Presidential Election

Voting is now open for the Fisheries Information & Technology Section Presidential position. We have two excellent candidates who are already highly involved in FITS, so please take a moment to read their short bios and visions for FITS, then place your vote. Voting will close on March 31st. CLICK HERE TO MEET CANDIDATES & ... Read More

March 2023 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

AFS Fisheries Information and Technology Section Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                       March 9, 2023   Attendees: Kayla, Tiffany, Patrick   Old Business   Bylaws changes Excom has agreed to all changes. Action item: Tiffany to send to management committee for approval. 2023 President-elect election Election will run in the month of March Action item: Kayla... Read More

February 2023 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

AFS Fisheries Information and Technology Section Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                       February 14, 2023   Attendees: Kayla, Tiffany, Paul, Chelsea, Patrick   Old Business   Bylaws changes Secretary/treasurer split- Action item: Kayla will send draft to ExCom to review, and Tiffany will include in updates. 2023 President-elect election We received two highly qualified candidates Election... Read More

January 2023 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

AFS Fisheries Information and Technology Section Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                       January 12, 2023   Attendees: Kayla, Tiffany, Paul, Chelsea, Patrick   Old Business   Bylaws changes Conflict of Interest statement “The Center for Fisheries Technology shall be maintained by a committee of members from the Section (hereafter, Committee). All members are eligible to serve... Read More

FITS Election for President-Elect- Accepting Nominations

We want you to run for FITS President! Come join the vibrant team of leaders in FITS as we serve on the Governing Board of AFS, create exciting symposia, host advanced workshops, and award deserving individuals in the fisheries science profession.  The election for the position is planned for March.  The winner of the election... Read More