Voting for the MSHA 2009 election closed June 4. The Bylaws revision was adopted (96% affirmative vote, 4% negative). The Bylaws revision, as adopted, is now posted on the MSHA Web.
The following Executive Board officers were elected (each candidate receiving a 100% affirmative vote):President-Elect, Carolyn Higdon (President-Elect 2010, President 2011, Past President 2012) Vice-President: Continuing Education, Virginia Berry (2010 – 2012) Vice-President: School Issues, Rachel Powell (2010 – 2012) Vice President: Publications, Ricky W. Burk, (2010 – 2012) Vice-President: Finance, Rebecca Laskin (2010 – 2012) . . The Secretary position was eliminated by the Bylaws revision adoption. The Bylaws revision created a new Executive Board position (Vice-President: Healthcare), which has not been filled.