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OCF's 2018 Board Elections

2018 Annual Membership Meeting, Saturday October 20, 6:30pm, Whiteaker Head Start Building, 21 N. Grand, Eugene. Come vote for your Board of Directors.

Candidate Statements
September Candidate Forum video clips
Filling a Board Vacancy
2018 Election Timeline

These three petitions were turned in and these questions will be on the 2018 ballot. Now is the time to educate yourself about these issues, decide if you agree or disagree. 1. Justin Honea recall, 2. Change candidate declaration date, 3. Voter registration at wristbands.

OCF Response to Recent Allegations

Call to be on the Executive Director Search Committee! 

At the October 1, 2018 Board meeting, the Board passed a motion to establish an ad hoc Committee of the Board called the Executive Director Search Committee with the following members - the President of the Oregon Country Fair, four members of the Board of Directors, an Officer of the Board, one Back-Up Manager, two non-Board crew coordinators and two other Oregon Country Fair members who have nonprofit management Executive Director or senior management experience.

Those interested in applying should be prepared to meet frequently between November. 2018 through March or April, 2019.

These committee members will be selected from those who submit letters of interest listing their experience and qualifications to be on the Executive Director Search Committee, to the Board by November 1st, 2018. Such letters should be emailed to office@oregoncountryfair.org, or sent via US mail or delivered in person to the Oregon Country Fair office at 442 Lawrence Street, Eugene, OR 97401. The Board will select the committee members at November 2018 Board meeting, which is scheduled for November 5th, 2018 at 7:00pm. The full motions may be found in the Board minutes.

Oregon Country Fair Evaluation and Feedback Questionnaire for review of Crystalyn Autuchovich 2018

Your input will be invaluable to ensure that we can have the best feedback for a meaningful review of Crystalyn Autuchovich's performance as the Operations Manager with the authority to make decisions within the General Manager's purview for the past year. Please allow enough time to complete this evaluation. It should take 20 - 60 minutes for the answers that you provide on each question. Your time and efforts are appreciated. A PDF is also available below which you may mail or drop off at the main office at 442 Lawrence st. Eugene OR. 97402. The deadline for submissions in either form is Tuesday, October 23, 5pm.  Any questions or comments on this process should be directed to pc@oregoncountryfair.org

Here is the link: https://goo.gl/forms/rzisC5G4h9DjS17y1

Here's PDF to print, complete and mail in.  

Board Motions pass in regard to Consultant Report
The following motions were passed at the OCF Board of Directors meeting, October 1, 2018. They were in response to the recommendation of the non-profit consultant: ProposedBoardMotions10.18

Here is the final version of the consultant's report:  OCF Final Report and the recommended Executive Director job description.

SUP Update
September 11, 2018,
Lane Country Hearings Official Reconsideration of the OCF Supplemental Use Permit.

Calendar

OCTOBER 2018
1 Last day to request an absentee ballot
1 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
9 LUMP, 7pm, OCF Office
10 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
11 Community Village General Meeting, 7pm, Growers Market, 454 Willamette St, Eugene
14 Path Planning, 12pm, Alice’s
20 Annual Meeting, 6:30pm-Midnight, Whitaker Community Center, Eugene
22 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office
27 KOCF Halloween Party, WOW Hall

NOVEMBER 2018
5 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
7 Food Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
8 Community Village General Meeting, 7pm, Growers Market, 454 Willamette St, Eugene
11 Path Planning, 12pm, Alice’s
13 LUMP, 7pm, OCF Office
14 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
15 Applications to perform at 2019 Fair available
17 Elders Retreat, 10am-Dinner, Alice’s
26 Diversity Task Force, 6pm, OCF Office

DECEMBER 2018
3 Board of Directors Meeting, 7pm, Northwest Youth Corps, 2621 Augusta St, Eugene
5 Food Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
12 Craft Committee, 5:30pm, OCF Office
16 Path Planning, 12pm, Alice’s

 

YOUR FEEDBACK ON THE FAIR IS ALWAYS APPRECIATED!