Governance

© Katherine Bell

© Katherine Bell

CCA Bylaws and Policies

  • Mission and Values (PDF)
  • Collaborative Stewardship of the Colorado Chautauqua: Guiding Principles for Place Management and Fiscal Sustainability (PDF)
  • Conflict of Interest Policy (January 23, 2017) (PDF)
  • Anti-Discrimination Policy (January 23, 2017) (PDF)
  • Articles of Incorporation (PDF)
  • Board of Directors Position Descriptions (January 23, 2017) (PDF)
  • Principles and Practices (PDF)
  • Bylaws (PDF)
  • Collection Management Policy (PDF)
  • Financial Planning and Asset Management Policy (PDF)
  • Gift Acceptance Policy (PDF)
  • Colorado Chautauqua Association Strategic Plan (2015) (PDF)
  • Investment Management Policy (PDF)

Annual Reports

2015 Annual Report (PDF)
2014 Annual Report (PDF)
2013 Annual Report (PDF)
2012 Annual Report (PDF)
2011 Annual Report (PDF)
2010 Annual Report (PDF)
2009 Annual Report (PDF)
2008 Annual Report (PDF)
990 Available Upon Request

Board of Directors

Cindy Schmidt, President
Email

Nan Anderson, Vice President
Email

Michelle Estrella, Treasurer
Email

Bill Briggs, Secretary
Email

Tom Galey
Email

John Kenyon
Email

 

Bob Morehouse
Email

Lisa Morzel
Email

Julie Rogers
Email

Dominick Sekich
Email

Lisa Shoemaker
Email

Thomas Thorpe
Email

Board Meeting Schedule

  • Monday, July 17, 2017, 4:30 p.m. Grand Assembly Hall, Chautauqua Community House – Annual Meeting of the Membership
  • Monday, July 17, 2017, 6:00 p.m., Grand Assembly Hall, Chautauqua Community House – Regular Board Meeting
  • Monday, August 28, 2017, 6:00 p.m., Rocky Mountain Climbers Club, Chautauqua Community House – Regular Board Meeting
  • Monday, September 25, 2017,  6:00 p.m., Rocky Mountain Climbers Club, Chautauqua Community House – Regular Board Meeting
  • Monday, November 13, 2017, 6:00 p.m., Rocky Mountain Climbers Club, Chautauqua Community House – Regular Board Meeting
  • Monday, December 18, 2017, 6:00 p.m., Rocky Mountain Climbers Club, Chautauqua Community House – Regular Board Meeting

Upcoming Meeting Agendas

Monday, July 17, 2017, Annual Meeting of the Members Agenda (PDF)
posted seven days prior to meeting date

Meeting Minutes

  • Monday, April 24, 2017, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, March 13, 2017, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, January 23, 2017, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, December 12, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, November 14, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, September 26, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, August 29, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, July 18, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, July 18, 2016, Annual Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, June 13, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Monday, May 2, 2016, Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)

2017 Annual Election of the Colorado Chautauqua Association Board of Directors

Applications for the 2017-18 Colorado Chautauqua Association (CCA) Board of Directors election are now closed.

Online voting for the 2017-18 CCA Board of Directors begins Thursday, July 6 at noon. CCA bylaws require that 10% of our members vote to achieve a quorum. Every vote counts! Even if you do not know the applicants personally, you will be able to tell a lot about their qualifications from their applications and a candidate forum is scheduled for July 6 at 5:30 p.m. The 2017 Election Schedule below outlines important dates for reference.

2017 Election Schedule: (all times are MDT)

Monday, June 26, 5:00 p.m. – Deadline for receipt of BOD Candidate Applications
Monday, July 3, 5:00 p.m. – Deadline for receipt of requests for paper ballot
Wednesday, July 5, 5:00 p.m. – Deadline for members who wish to vote in 2017 election to join or renew their membership; online voting information emailed or mailed to members of record and paper ballot mailed to those who have requested one.
Thursday, July 6, Noon – Election opens – online voting available
Thursday, July 6, 5:30 p.m. – Candidates Forum located in Rocky Mountain Climbers Club
Monday, July 17, 2:00 p.m. – Online election closes. Mailed and hand delivered ballots must be received by this time.
Monday, July 17, 4:30 p.m. – Election results announced at Annual Meeting