Officers for the 2014-15 Foundation Trust for Trenton High School were elected this week-end as well as support given to the Trenton R-9 School System.
Dr. John Holcomb was re-elected President along with Secretary Steve Maxey and Becky Cochran as Treasurer. Chosen as Vice-President was Steve Muff filling an office that has been vacant.
Board members obligated funds to purchase two park benches for the THS Tennis Courts and approved the use of tennis court maintenance dollars for recent cleaning of the courts. A request for dual credit scholarships was tabled with a committee appointed to gather more information. All three proposals were presented by R-9 Superintendent Becky Albrecht.
Alumni Coordinator Karen Saul discussed the various activities held over the week-end and expressed appreciation to Nicole McHargue Neal and the Class of 1989 for their planning of this yearâ€™s celebration. In other business, board members approved conducting an audit of both the Foundation and Alumni Association accounts following the closure of this week-ends events.
On behalf of the Class of 1964, Dr.Holcomb announced a gift to the Foundation in the amount of $1200.00. Members agreed to leave annual alumni dues at $10.00 per person and discussion was heard on creating a stronger presence on the school website regarding the Foundation and alumni organization.
Foundation Board members agreed to leave the sponsorship of alumni association dances up to the respective classes in the future and not be responsible for income, expense or liabilities of such.
Announced as the steering committee for 2015 and representing the Class of 1990 are Tara Bailey Lewis, Marjorie Lafferty Jones, Kim Robinson Kauffman, Kayla McNabb Wilson, Brandt Boland, Scott Maxey, Brandon Norton and Corie Cutsinger.