Outcomes of the Annual General Meeting

The 69th Annual General Meeting of the Manly Warringah Football Referees Association was held at the Manly Warringah Football Association, Cromer Park on Monday, November 20, 2017.

Service Awards

MWFRA Registrar Lucas Simonsen presented a service award to MWFRA Life Member Peter Robson for 40 years of service to the association.

Special Resolutions

In accordance with Rules 26 and 38 of the MWFRA Objects and Rules (the ‘Constitution’), one notice was issued to voting members of the Association of a Special Resolution to amend the Constitution that was to be moved at the Annual General Meeting.

The motion passed.

Election of Office Bearers

2017 being a year ending in an odd number, i.e. 2001, 2003, 2005, etc., the offices of Vice President Seniors, Secretary, Floor Member, Registrar, Course Coordinator and Branch Coach were due for election.

The following members were elected to these offices:

Wayne Plant to the office of Vice President Seniors

Richard Socratous to the office of Secretary

Jack Morales to the office of Floor Member

Jonathon Taylor to the office of Registrar

Ethan Ryan to the office of Course Coordinator.

There were no nominations received for the office of Branch Coach and the office now falls into a state of casual vacancy.

Update (December 15, 2017): Frank Maiuolo will fill the office of Branch Coach in 2018.

In addition, the offices of Treasurer and Assistant Secretary were also in states of casual vacancy.

Joshua Courts will fill the office of Assistant Secretary in 2018.

There were no nominations received for the office of Treasurer and the office now falls into a state of casual vacancy.