MCCI Board Meeting

Thursday, April 21, 2022, 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm
to be determined
A meeting of the MCCI Board

Meeting of MCCI Board

Members: (Quorum)

  • Present: Dana Faldasz, President, at 6:30 PM
  • Present: Raymond Sebold, at 6:30 PM

Also Present:

  • Deirdre Pleasant
  • Dean Garvin
  • Karen Sawicki
  • Jason Burbank
  • Hannah Brookman
  • Liz Walber

See original Agenda Approved Meeting Minutes

Meeting opened: 6:30 PM

Meeting closed: 7:45 PM

  1. Meeting Preliminaries

  2. Administrative Business

  3. Old Business

    • 1: Bilingual Outreach

      General Discussion...
      *Dean has connected with Stacy Langknecht to discuss future collaboration for bilingual programming & will also coordinate with Jimena.
      *Deirdre also reached out to Katarina at Brick House, who will be in touch.

  4. New Business

    • 1: MCTV Visioning

      General Discussion...
      *Drone: MCTV will have drone training session with Chris Clawson
      *Equiptment: Discussed rental of cell phone equipment ie: selfie sticks,tripod.
      *Trail Cam possibilities
      *Discussed purchase of zhiyun gimbal
      *Training/editing possibilities with other PEG stations
      *Discussed purchase of laptop for editing purposes/large monitor for editing station
      *MCTV now has instagram account

    • 2: Strategic Planning

    • 3: Review goals /ojectives in By-laws and Town Contract

      General Discussion...
      *See staff report notes

    • 4: Update MCCI signers with bank

      General Discussion...
      *Greenfield Savings Bank signers has been updated: Set up in Dean's name with Karen and Veronica now on bank accounts as a signer.

    • 5: Review RFQ Town of Erving made to operate Community Access TV

      General Discussion...
      *Town of Erving has joined Northfield (BNCTV) to start community access station.
      *Based on review when Erving reached out to MCTV, Dean responded via email then several missed calls by both parties prior to their decision to go with Northfield.

  5. Meeting Wrap-up

The listing of matters is those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

Minutes prepared by Deirdre

Minutes approved on Friday, Jun 17, 2022