News from the 2013 National FRA Convention

Convention News

Convention News

As the business session for Friday wraps up at the 2013 FRA National Convention in Chattenooga, TN, several items need to be shared with the NW Region.

From RPNW Peg Burke:

The delegates have elected PRPNW John Ippert from Honolulu/Pearl Harbor Br #046 as the 2013-14 National Vice President and NVP Virgil Courneya from High Sierra Br #274, Reno NV as the 2013-14 National President.

Additionally, the NW Region’s bid for the 2015 National Convention to be held at the Spokane DoubleTree Hotel 10/14-17/2015 was approved by the delegates. Look for more information to be published later.

Tomorrow’s business session will include the election of the next National Executive Director with s/m NED Joe Barnes retirement. In the evening will the installation of officers of both the FRA and the LAFRA. RPNW-Elect Dan Holloway from Gem State Br #382, Boise, ID will be installed as regional president, while his wife RPNW-Elect Sharon will be installed as the LAFRA president.

Photos will follow as the region receives them.