KPFK Local Station Board Governance Committee
Draft Meeting Minutes of Monday, March 10, 2014
The regular, monthly meeting of the KPFK LSB Governance Committee was held on
Monday, March 10, 2014, 7:46 PM at The Peace Center, 3916 Sepulveda
Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230. John Wenger served as Chair. John P. Garry III
served as Acting Secretary.
Seven members were present, constituting a quorum: Lydia Brazon, Israel Feuer
John P. Garry III, Tej Grewall (LSB Chair), Brenda Medina, Lawrence Reyes,
Also present: Nancy Wheeler, Bella DeSoto (8:12).
Authority and Notice: The time and location of this meeting was authorized by
the Governance Committee at its meeting of February 17, 2014. The meeting date
was posted on KPFTX.org on February 20, 2014. Additional information was posted
on March 5, 2014 (see Appendix A).
The meeting was called to order by the Chair at 7:47 PM.
LSB Executive Session (Medina)
Secretary for Executive Sessions (Medina)
Chris Condon Attendance (Garry)
LSB Executive Session (7:55)
There was a discussion of the placement of the Executive Session and inclusion
of the GM Report.
Motion from Feuer moved. Shall there be a GM report Yes-2, No---4 Abstain--4.
Executive Session Secretary (8:20)
Lydia introduced the topic.
Chris Condon Attendance (8:26)
Garry introduced the topic.
LSB Meeting Agenda (8:42)
Respectfully submitted by John P. Garry III, Acting Secretary
(these minutes have not been approved)
APPENDIX A-Meeting Notice
Emailed by Terry Goodman on March 5, 2014:
As announced at the LSB meeting on February 19, the KPFK LSB Governance
Committee will meet at The Peace Center, 3916 Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City, CA
90230 on Monday, March 10, 2014, 7:30-10:00 PM. The Committee will draft a
Proposed Agenda for the next LSB meeting, discuss station governance issues,
and potentially draft motions. The
meeting is open to the public and all are welcome. There is free parking behind
Emailed by Chris Condon on December 15, 2013:
I must also with regret, because I really want to be there, request an excused
absence for this very important upcoming meeting. I am not in the country. I am
at present in Dalat in the central highlands of Vietnam in service teaching
English to the poorest of the poor. English fluency is their ticket out of
poverty and is part of the government's "Learn English for a better future"
This is a request for a work related leave of absence for which there is ample
precedent in the past. I have also submitted my request to the iED as I am not
sure who has the greater authority here. I do not wish this request to become a