Team Meeting – March 2020

SDMRT Team Meeting Notes

Wednesday 1 March 2020

Treasurers Report

  1. Assets: $35,413.74
    1. Cash Receipts: $2,400
    2. Cash Disbursements: ($50.08)

Recent Operations

  1. 2/15 Lilac
  2. 2/28 Lakeside
  3. 3/3 San Marcos
  4. Recert passed 3/7
  5. 3/7 Pine Cove
  6. 3/10 Marion Mt.

Training

  1. Search after action
  2. Hard snow 3/20-22 (Mt. Baldy)
  3. MRT-1 and MRT 2+ Cert awareness

Personnel

  1. Resignation: Kyle Albertson
  2. LOAs
    1. Mitch McNight
    2. Sean O’Grady
  3. Rescue member advancement: Jeff O
    1. No vote, not present

Committee Reports

  1. Sherriff Liaison (Eric/Hugo)
    1. New ID cards on hold for the moment
    2. Contact Hugo if your card isn’t working for the gate
  2. Team Store
  3. Communications
  4. Medical
  5. Social Media
  6. Warehouse/Gear
  7. Public Relations
    1. Hilltop Middle School career day

Old Business:

  1. SARGAR – contact Richard if you don’t have one
  2. New Sherriff IDs
  3. Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
  4. Peak Rescue
  5. New ITCs: Steve and Marshall

New Business:

  1. Risk management review (Hatala)
  2. Recruitment 2020 suspension
    1. Average 14 gained/10 lost per year (+4)
    2. Surface area vs. depth
    3. Rescue member vs. training ratio
    4. Density of participation at trainings
    5. Rescue member training/proficiency in Type 1 rescue operations
    6. Comments
      1. Has been done before, with some problems, but team was much smaller, different culture
      2. New folks would get more hands-on time as would rescue members
      3. Need to make sure not to lose momentum and have an attendance slide without excitement from new recruits
    7. Proposed exceptions
      1. Someone who has gone through multi-SAR successfully
      2. Someone from another MRA team transfers
    8. 25 voting members present, quorum is 15/30 total voting members
      1. Vote is passed, 2020 recruitment suspended

Adjourned: 2045