I. Chairmen Felder called the meeting to order at: 10:10am
II. The following executive committee were in attendance:
Keith H Towery
Coucilmemeber Gray sworn in the new Ward 7 Dems officers. Officers are are follows :
Delia Houseal- First Vice Chair.
Karmin Marshall- Second Vice Chair
Brandon Scott- Treasurer
Naprisha Taylor- Corresponding Sec.
Tiffany L.Brown- Sergeant at Arms
Lawrence Davin- Recording
Chair Report/Officer’s Reports
Chairman announced he was sworn-in on April 1st 2021 at the D.C. Democratic Committee Monthly Meeting.
Chairman announced two appointments.
Myski Valentine for the Young Democrats chair. Spoke briefly on starting a graduation fund for students
Dionna Lewis, appointed to General Council.
No committee reports
Mission & Purpose of the Ward 7 Democratic Party
The Chairman spoke on the mission of the Organization.
Inclusivity ,cohesiveness , camaraderie, transparency, internationally, intentionally.
Contribute to the growth of the party. Increase knowledge and participation.
Charles Wilson, Chair of the DC Democrats State-Committee
Spoke on the purpose, mission and structure of the DC Dems party
Second Vice Chair Marshall spoke to the by-laws update
Asked for members to join the by-laws committee.
Treasurer Scott gave a budget update
$1386.87 current balance.
Org going to focus on budget spending and saving.
See powerpoint for for full report
The Chairman spoke on the Proposed 100 day plan.
Voter Registration Turnout
Strengthen Org Infrastructure
Advocate for Ward 7 Priorities
Community outreach and civic engagement
Chairman spoke on the structure of the organization and showed a flow-chart (see powerpoint).
First Vice Chair Houseal spoke on Committee Chair opportunities.
Budget and Finances
Issues and Policy
If interested please fill out interest form or email Ward 7 Dems
The Second Vice Chair Marshall spoke about precinct captains opportunities.
Health alliance network May 3rd
May 13th interviewing Dr.Anthony Fauci.
Spoke on the City Comp plan and how it will exacerbate the racial inequity