The Friends of Indian Creek was started by Jason Keith and Emma Medera in 2008. Additional board members—consisting of representatives of the community and the industry at-large—were brought on soon thereafter. All board members serve as volunteers for a maximum of two three-year terms. The president and treasurer are necessarily Moab residents.
The current Board of Directors consist of:
Rachel Nelson, Moab: President
Lisa Hathaway, Moab: Treasurer
Jason Keith, Policy: Moab
Ben Riley, Moab; Max Forgensi, Leadville
Becca Schild, Leadville; Maddie Logowitz, Moab; Chris Schulte, “At Large”; Luke Mehall, Durango
Former Board Presidents:
Sam Lightner Jr.2010-2012
Trisha Hedin (2008-2010)
Emma Madera (2005-2008)
Previous board members can be found here.
Each spring board members vote on nominees to fill open spaces on the board. In concurrence with the Board By Laws (which can be viewed here), on April 1st, 2008 it was decided that there would be 7 Board Members. (Update: Since 2009, this number has been amended to 9.)
Meeting and Minutes
Board meetings are held quarterly. You can view meeting minutes starting from January 2008 by clicking on the links. (Reverse chronological order.)
Original board members: Emma Medara, Jason Keith, Jim Donini, Greg Child, Kitty Calhoun, Trisha Hedin, Andy Boone, Amelia Patterson.
Voted in on April 1,2008: Emma Medara, Trish Hedin, Andy Boone, Kitty Calhoun, Steve Quinlan, Ralph Ferrara, Josh Gross
Board leading up to October, 2010: Josh Gross, Sam Lightner, Ralph Ferrara, Steve Quinlan, Trish Hedin, John Scofield, Noah Bigwood, Brad Barlage, and Joel Hickok