Minutes for 5/25/2011 Participating Members Meeting

T Oliver, TO
Theodor Arnason, TA
Seth Woolley, SW
Steve Baurs, SB
Chris Extine, CE
Judy Barnes, JB
Kathleen ?
Jorden Leonard, JL

Portland Green Party Participating Members Meeting/Work Meeting/Party
5/25 at the People's Coop Community Room at 3029 SE 21st Avenue from 7-8pm/8-9pm

Convener: Jorden Leonard
Facilitator: Jorden Leonard or chosen by consensus
Minutes taken by: Jorden Leonard or volunteer

7:00 Introductions, meeting explained (What is modified consensus?)
7:10 Adopt minutes from last meeting
7:15 Adopt agenda for members meeting
7:20 Accept facilitator
7:21 June convention in Eugene, SCC, and liaison to state party-Jorden/T Oliver
7:35 Green Ballot access, introduce need for plan for campaign-Jorden/Seth
7:40 Social meetings/House Parties/Green Drinks - Jorden/Stephen
7:45 Adjourn members meeting

Presentation by Oregonians for Renewable Energy Policy(OREP)

Open work meeting/party begins

Reconvene members meeting to consider endorsing OREP and being the first to join their alliance.
Re-adjourn members meeting


Minutes adopted

Agenda adopted

TO- Promotes attending June Convention, 6/11/11 9-5 in Eugene. SCC is recruiting, especially female members.  T Olvier is interested in getting on the SCC.

SW- Need couple thousand more registered voters but may not be necessary according to law, still good to fight for buffer. Even if we loose state wide ballot access can still get district ballot access.

TO- Has connections to use for house parties.  JL will contact.

Members meeting adjourned

OREP Presentation

Work meeting

Members meeting reconvened

All- Consensus to endorse OREP and join alliance as it comes into being.

Members meeting re-adjourned