Editor’s note: What follows is the body of an Email sent by Hugh Helm to OVA Board candidates and sitting Board members, on Feb 13, 2024. The Subject line read “Board Power or People Power”. Greetings Everyone: There is a recent article in the Oakmont Observer I wrote entitled ”Why OVA Bylaws Have Not Been…

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OVA’s Bylaws haven’t been updated since their inception in 1964. For several reasons they badly needed updating. In 2018 the board, closely overseen by board vice-president Tom Kendrick, created a Bylaws Revision Committee (BRC), consisting of Chairman Dennis Boaz, Joe Henderson, Herm Hermann, Wally Schilpp, Lynda Oneto, and myself. Tom Kendrick was the board liaison,…

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November 25:  Update from the preview article published before the meeting.  Board discussion and actions are shown in italics. The intent of this article is to give a short preview of Tuesday’s Board meeting, highlighting a few agenda items that may be of particular interest to OVA members.  Information is taken from the Board Meeting…

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October 15:  Update from the preview article published yesterday.  Board discussion and actions are shown in italics. OGC update:  In response to an Open Forum question, the Board stated that negotiations on the details of the OVA-OGC purchase are continuing, and that only after negotiations are complete and the purchase contract signed will the 90-day…

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