Minutes of the Meeting
1. Monthly Meeting: he monthly Executive Board Meeting of the
Military Marksmanship Association was held December 17, 2004 in the
Army Marksmanship Conference Room.
a. Board Members Present:
Archibald V. Arnold
Laurence K. Mosely,
Samuel W. Hunter, Treasurer
Carter Berry, Public
Affairs Committee Chairman, and MMA Times Editor
Richard D. Rebidue,
Membership Committee Chairman
b. Board Members Absent: Bruce
Meredith, Vice President.
c. U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit Representative:
Mr. Robert Aylward, USAMU Deputy.
d. Guests: Phil Cannella, MMA Past President.
e. Call to Order: A quorum being
present, the President called the meeting to order at 10:15
2. Treasurer's Report: Motion made, seconded, and carried to
approve the Treasurer's Report for December 2004. Additionally, the
Treasurer provided a financial preview for January 2005.
3. Minutes: Motion made, seconded, and carried to approve the
Minutes of the Executive Board Meeting held on November 18, 2004.
4. Unfinished Business: None.
5. New Business:
a. MMA Soldier of the Year Vote: The
Executive Board reviewed the biographical sketches of the nominees
for MMA Soldier of the Year. The board then voted MAJ Mike Anti as
the 2004 MMA Soldier of the Year.
b. Roundhouse Project:
(1) The President reported that Flowers, Inc.
had inspected the Shotgun Roundhouse and provided the following estimates:
(2) The President remarked that the company
providing the estimate was primarily in the demolition business and
he would seek another estimate. The President also noted that the
Roundhouse Committee established November 2005 as the date for
groundbreaking to restore or rebuild the Roundhouse.
(3) The Board voted unanimously to pursue the
Roundhouse project as a renovation project rather than a demolition
then rebuild project because renovation:
c. Membership Directory: Motion made,
seconded, and carried to print the 2005 Membership Directory in
January and to mail it at the next monthly Executive Board Meeting.
d. USAMU Report:
(1) New USAMU Headquarters Building:
The USAMU Deputy announced that a new USAMU Headquarters building was
scheduled for construction in FY 09, and it would be located on Alamo Road.
(2) Squad Marksman M-16 Rifles: The
USAMU Deputy reported that the USAMU Custom Gun Shop had accurized
250 M-16 rifles for designated Squad Marksman. The rifles were built
for the 3rd Infantry Division in Iraq.
(3) All-Army Matches: The USAMU Deputy
announced that USAMU would host the All-Army Matches in February. He
noted that the courses of fire would be combat events with service weapons.
(4) All-Army Match Awards: Motion
made, seconded, and carried to provide $3,000.00 for All-Army Match awards.
6. Next Meeting: The next Executive Board Meeting is scheduled
for 10:00 AM, Tuesday, January 17, 2004, in the USAMU Conference
Room, Building 243, Fort Benning, Georgia.
7. Adjournment: The meeting was adjourned at 12:00 noon.
Laurence K. Mosely
December 2004 Financial Statement
Approved by the Executive Board on January 17, 2005.