Standing item: Anything for/from Steering. Steering update on fundraising for positions
For May 10 meeting, the facilitator will be Ryan Steans; Note Taker: Glen Horton
Visioning exercise for partners meeting – This is really about understanding where we are currently and where we are going. Review of format of the exercise structure. There will be some framing questions that we will talk about in pairs and small groups.
Review of the partner meeting agenda – Meeting will start at 9am Eastern US time. Coffee begins at 8:30am. Asked for people to take a look at items that do not have discussion leaders attached. THere may be a few more items to add to the agenda - coming from Jon Dunn.
Virtual Connect Update –
Things are going pretty well, at this point we are reaching out to presenters. Email to list servs to have people get registered
Instructions are going out to presenters and getting everyone slotted
Testing hours scattered across 4 days. There will be additional times to accommodate those who need it (England for example )
Please distribute reminders to your teams
Updates from Steering - Fundraising Call. The annual fundraising email will be going out later this month, and there will be an option to make a larger one-time seed contribution and/or multi-year commitment to help jump-start hiring of staff. Just to be clear, no hiring process will be started until funding is in place.