Sunday, March 17, 2013

CPSA Announces New Board Members and 2014 Convention Location

CPSA is pleased to announce two new board members effective November 1, 2013.  Debbie Hook (OH) will take on the job of convention director.  Debbie is currently president of DC 119-Greater Cincinnati, which hosted the 2012 convention.  Hosting that convention provided her with a great learning experience. Gemma Gylling, CPSA (CA) will be stepping down after eight years of service to the board. 
Debbie Hook

Debra Yaun, CPSA (GA), president of DC 107-Atlanta, will assume the role of district chapter development director (DCDD).  Debra has served her chapter in a leadership capacity for many years and her experience will be invaluable in her new role.  Jeffrey Baisden, CPSA (FL) will be stepping down after several terms on the board as DCDD.

Debra Yaun, CPSA

CPSA also has exciting convention news.  The 2014 convention and exhibition will be held at Daytona Beach, Florida! The hotel will be the Daytona Beach Resort, 2700 N. Atlantic Ave. (on the beach). The 22nd Annual CPSA International Exhibition will be at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum (OMAM), 78 East Granada Blvd, Ormond Beach.  At its spring meeting, the governing board toured the museum.  The gallery and its beautiful, tropical grounds offer a delightful setting for the exhibition.  This is an event you simply won't want to miss.  The dates for the convention are Wednesday, July 30, 2014 through Saturday, August 2, 2014.  The exhibition dates are June 13, 2014 through August 25th, 2014.  The prospectus with more details will be available about November 15th of this year.