ACTC 2009 Board Candidates

| November 5, 2008 9:15 pm
ACTC 2009 Board Candidates

The following are running for the ACTC Board for 2009.

President

Penny Carl

Penny Carl

Penny Carl

  • ACTC member since  2004
  • Vice President,  ACTC ~~  two years
  • Tierra Bella Staff,  Publicist ~~ three years
  • Co-shared Ice Cream  Social
  • Cinderella Training  ride ~~ co-lead three months of training
  • Enlisted 13 members  from my current work to join ACTC
  • Why I wouldn’t run  for President ~~ none
  • Reason to run for  ACTC President ~~ I am confident I can make a valuable contribution to ACTC,  not only with my skills, but also with a high degree of enthusiasm, energy,  and reliability.

Paul Metz

Paul Metz

Paul Metz

  • Member since 1996.
  • Many-time 50 goat rider, 25 grizzly rider, 25 ride leader.
  • Past e-list moderator and past bike shop representative.
  • Regular mailing party attendee.
  • Handed out tens of ACTC information flyers.
  • As President:
    • pushed for $100 club contribution towards regular annual rides
    • pushed for ACTC to support SVBC’s Bike To Work Day efforts
    • implemented a flexible general meeting schedule
    • implemented flexible board meeting dates.

Vice President

Sandy Lorber

Sandy Lorber

Sandy Lorber

  • I’ve been an active member of ACTC for 5 years now.
  • I have enjoyed being part of this great cycling community!
  • My ACTC background includes leading rides, Co Chairing 2 Appreciation Nights, Co Chairing 4 Ice Cream Socials and now in my 3rd year as the Catering Chair for the Sierra to the Sea.
  • Thank you for considering me for the Vice President’s position!

Secretary

Nancy Kenny

Nancy Kenny

Nancy Kenny

  • I have been with ACTC since 2000.
  • I am an Academy graduate, and I have served as an Academy staff member.
  • Every April I look forward to working on the Tierra Bella.
  • For the last 3 years, I have co-chaired the Russian River Rally (2006, 2007, 2008).
  • I would like to serve as secretary on the ACTC board to help maintain the high quality of riding and events ACTC is known for.
  • I look forward to participating with ACTC in the 21st century.

Treasurer

Paul Vlasveld

Paul Vlasveld

Paul Vlasveld

Paul has the been the club Treasurer for many years.


Ride Coordinator

Patrice Carney

Patrice Carney

  • Patrice Carney has been a member of ACTC since March of 2000.
  • Club Ride Scheduler since August 2005.
  • Other club contributions include bring a frequent Ride Leader and a sag driver for the 2007 and 2008 Tierra Bella events.
  • Personal achievements include a total of 15 double centuries completed in 2005, 2006 and 2007.
  • Previous to ACTC, she was a member of Cascade Bicycle Club and Puget Sound Cycling Club in Washington state.
  • Married to Steve Carney, mother to two grown sons, Cord and Van, and to 3 pet parrots, Ouiji, Coco and Scarlett.
  • Fitness professional since 1981, currently teaches a Dance Aerobics thru the City of Santa Clara as well as professional position as the regional Sales Operations Manager at Trend Micro, Inc. in Cupertino.

Communication Coordinator

Richard Hermerding

Richard Hermerding

Richard Hermerding

  • Richard Hermerding has been an ACTC member for over 15 years.
  • Richard and his wife Ann both completed the 40 Billy Goats in 1994. In the past, they have been ride leaders, hosted the Progressive dinner, worked on the Terra Bella, as well as driven SAG a number of years.
  • Richard has a board range of experience related to this position. Richard has been a Chief Financial Officer with a number of companies; and has actively worked with, and/or served on the Board of Directors for a wide variety of organizations, For Profit, Nonprofit, and Professional.
  • Richard is a Principal in a local CPA firm. Richard has a number of educational degrees and professional credentials, e.g. Richard has three Master degrees in Information systems, Accounting, and International Affairs and numerous professional certifications and licenses.
  • Richard believes that with his bicycling, educational, and professional background he can add value to the position and will be able to assist in both the development of the position and the future goals of the club.

Membership Chair

Lisa Sharp-Piras

Lisa Sharp-Piras

Lisa Sharp-Piras

Lisa is currently serving as the Membership Chair

2 Responses to “ACTC 2009 Board Candidates”

Bob Halem wrote a comment on November 6, 2008

What a great group. Thanks Nominating Committee.

Alison Chaiken wrote a comment on November 28, 2008

I’m having trouble finding the time and place of the December 3 meeting either here on the website or in the elist.

Care to comment?