2021 Coordinated Election Endorsements

EPCLPDG LogoLPEPC Endorsements will be voted on at the end of the Monthly Meeting October 21, 2021

 

Election Resources:

El Paso County Sample Ballot

2021 State Ballot Information “Blue Book

2021 El Paso County Notice of Election to Increase Taxes, Debt, and/or Referred Measures

2021 El Paso County Coordinated Election Information

2021 Manitou Springs Coordinated Election Information

2021 Monument Coordinated Election Information

www.govotecolorado.com to check your voter registration

 

Candidates (no endorsements, see above):

City of Fountain Mayor – Sharon L Thompson

City of Fountain Mayor – Detra Joann Duncan

City of Fountain Council Member — At Large – Frederick Hinton

City of Fountain Council Member — Ward 1 – Christopher Lee Curl

City of Fountain Council Member — Ward 1 – Gordon Rick

City of Fountain Council Member — Ward 3 – Cory Applegate

City of Fountain Council Member — Ward 3 – Marcia Lee Gieck

City of Manitou Springs Mayor – Alan Arthur Delwiche

City of Manitou Springs Mayor – John Gary Graham

City of Manitou Springs Mayor – Write In

City of Manitou Springs City Council — Ward 1 – Natalie J Johnson

City of Manitou Springs City Council — Ward 2 – Nancy Fortuin

City of Manitou Springs City Council — Ward 3 – Michelle Lynn Whetherhult

City of Manitou Springs City Council — Ward 3 – Robert Curtis “Bob” Todd

Academy School District 20 Director – Nathan Johnson  ballotpedia-logo-square  LinkedIn_logo_initials-300×300  www  Facebook-Logo

Academy School District 20 Director – Lindsay Moore  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  Facebook-Logo

Academy School District 20 Director – Jason Silva  ballotpedia-logo-square

Academy School District 20 Director – Tiana Clark  ballotpedia-logo-square  www

Academy School District 20 Director – Brian Corum  ballotpedia-logo-square  LinkedIn_logo_initials-300×300  www  Facebook-Logo

Academy School District 20 Director – Nicole Konz  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  Facebook-Logo  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Academy School District 20 Director – Aaron Salt  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  Facebook-Logo  Facebook-Logo  twitter-logo-450x345jpg  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Academy School District 20 Director – Jackie Lesh  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  Facebook-Logo

Academy School District 20 Director – Thomas LaValley  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  www newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Academy School District 20 Director – Michael Riffle  ballotpedia-logo-square  www  twitter-logo-450x345jpg

Academy School District 20 Director – Write In

Big Sandy School District 100J Director –

Cheyenne Mountain School District 12 Director –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Al Loma ballotpedia-logo-square  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director –  Shawn Gullixson  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Jennifer Williamson  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Lauren Nelson ballotpedia-logo-square newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Sandra Bankes ballotpedia-logo-square newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – John Gustafson  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Rebecca Acevedo Kenderdine  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Julie Ott  ballotpedia-logo-square

Colorado Springs School District 11 Director – Chris Wallis  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 1 – Dave Cruson  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 1 – Fadil Lee  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 1 – Jamilynn D’Avola ballotpedia-logo-square newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 4 – Tammy Harold  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 4 – Ivy Liu ballotpedia-logo-square  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 5 – Lori Thompson ballotpedia-logo-square  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 5 – Elmer Harris  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Director – District 5 – Jutin Jakovac  ballotpedia-logo-square

Harrison School District No. 2 Director – District 1 –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Ellicott School District 22 Director –

Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 Director –

Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 Director –

Fremont RE-2 School District Director – At Large –

Hanover School District 28 Director –

Joint School District No. 23JT Director –

Manitou Springs School District 14 Director –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Widefield School District 3 Director –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Issues:

Amendment 78 (CONSTITUTIONAL) –  ballotpedia-logo-square  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Yes – www

No – www

Proposition 119 (STATUTORY) –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Proposition 120 (STATUTORY) –  ballotpedia-logo-square

El Paso County Ballot Issue 1A –    ballotpedia-logo-square

Town of Ramah Ballot Issue 2A –

Town of Calhan Ballot Issue 2B –

City of Colorado Springs Ballot Issue 2C –  ballotpedia-logo-square

City of Colorado Springs Ballot Issue 2D –  ballotpedia-logo-square

Town of Monument Ballot Issue 2E –

Town of Monument Ballot Issue 2F –

Town of Monument Ballot Question 2G –

Town of Monument Home Rule Charter Commission –

El Paso County Colorado School District 49 Ballot Issue 4A –

Colorado Springs School District 11 Ballot Issue 4B – ballotpedia-logo-square  newspaper-clipart-black-and-white

Manitou Springs School District No. 14 Ballot Issue 4C –

El Paso County School District No. 2 Ballot Issue 4D –

Joint School District No. 23JT Ballot Issue 5A –

Security Fire Protection District Ballot Issue 6A –

Proposed Colorado Springs Briargate General Improvement District 2021 Ballot Issue 6B –

 

Disclaimer: Research on this page was done by Judy Darcy (beginning with people/issues on her own ballot)

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Agenda – Board Meeting & Special Convention, September 2021

EPCLPDG LogoAGENDA

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting & Special Convention
Date – Saturday, September 4, 2021
Time – 2:00pm
Location – Tilted Kilt

  1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
    Board Members present:

    Others present:
    Quorum

    Call to Order: 
  2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  3. Minutes from April Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  4. Minutes from May Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  5. Minutes from June Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  6. Minutes from August Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  7. Minutes from Annual Convention
    Motion:
    Second:
     
  8. Election
    1. Chairman
    2. Vice Chairman
    3. Secretary
    4. Treasurer
    5. Other AppointmentsBegin Board Meeting

       

  1. Director/Officer Reports
    1. Chairman,
    2. Interim Vice Chair,  –
    3. Secretary, Crystina Page –
    4. Treasurer, John Hjersman –
    5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman –
    6. Education Director, Steve Darnell –
    7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy –
  2. Committee Reports
    1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    2. Media Committee, vacant –
    3. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman –
    4. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant –
    5. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy –
    6. Newsletter, vacant –
    7. IT Committee, vacant –
    8. Campaigns Committee, vacant –
    9. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    10. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
  3. Unfinished Business
    1. Meetings
      09/04 – Board Meeting 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      09/16 – Monthly Meeting 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
    2. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
      1. As needed
    3. Schedule Next Meetings
      1. Board Meetings
        10/09 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        11/06 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        12/04 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      2. Third Thursday Monthly Member Meetings
        09/16 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt – Veteran Sheepdogs of America
        10/21 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt – pre election
        11/18 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt –
        12/11 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt – 50th Birthday
    4. Phone Call Volunteers
      1. Committees
      2. Outreach
        1. Judy will make calls – Volunteers?
      3. Meeting attendance
    5. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
      1. Aldo
      2. Judy will contact Aldo
    6. Parade
      1. 2021 – Money held over for 2021 parade
    7. Participation in Reopen activities?
    8. Donate Button on Facebook
    9. Recruiting more people
    10. Outreach planning
      1. See Outreach Report
    11. Google Voice
      1. Judy will contact Lance, Who gets it now?
    12. Gift envelopes
      1. Crystina will check out
    13. Shutterfly Free Stuff
      1. Crystina will price shop
    14. Quiz changes
      1. John will send more
      2. Will post pics in LPEPC Board Members Group
    15. Order Volunteer T-Shirts
  4. New Business
  5. Announcements
  6.  Discussion/Q&A
    1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a contributing member and eligible for a Board Position. $25
  7. Adjourn:
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Minutes – Board Meeting, August 2021

EPCLPDG LogoMINUTES

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, August 7, 2021
Time – 2:00pm
Location – Tilted Kilt

  1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
    Board Members present: Nathan Foutch, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy, Molly Foutch

    Others present: Steve Darnell, Sterling
    Quorum – Yes

    Call to Order: 2:25 pm
  2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
    Motion: Adopt as Presented Judy
    Second: Nathan
    MSCU
  3. Minutes from April Meeting
    Motion: Judy Motion to set aside until September
    Second: Nathan
    MSCU
  4. Minutes from May Meeting
    Motion: Judy Motion to set aside until September
    Second: Nathan
    MSCU
  5. Minutes from June Meeting
    Motion: Judy Motion to set aside until September
    Second: Nathan
    MSCU
  6. Minutes from July Meeting
    Motion: Accept as presented Nathan
    Second: Judy
    MSCU
  1. Director/Officer Reports
    1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – Gun Show, Submitted resignation to LPCO, LPEPC resignation will be forthcoming – moving due to family & tyranny.
    2. Interim Vice Chair, Greg Lauer – absent due to family
    3. Secretary, Crystina Page – No Show
    4. Treasurer, John Hjersman – In Writing 2021-08-07 Treasurers Report
    5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – In Writing 2021-08-07 AR Report, LPCO Outreach trailer moved – now requires stop in Denver & Golden for Outreach materials, Policy Manual being updated & micromanaged by LPCO Board, Transparency – website, Discord
      Motion: Judy write a letter to object to Discord
      Second: Nathan
      MSCU
    6. Education Director, Molly Foutch – LPEPC resignation will be forthcoming – moving due to family & tyranny.
    7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – In writing 2021-08 Outreach
  2. Committee Reports
    1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – Meeting in September
    2. Media Committee, vacant –
    3. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman –
    4. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant –
    5. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy – See Outreach report
    6. Newsletter, vacant –
    7. IT Committee, vacant –
    8. Campaigns Committee, vacant –
    9. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    10. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
  3. Unfinished Business
    1. Meetings
      08/07 – Board Meeting 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      08/19 – Monthly Meeting 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      08/21 – Cookout / Splash Pad? – Not enough interest
    2. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
      1. Molly Resigned in writing (on the back of July Minutes – to be scanned – official to be sent to Secretary)
      2. Education Director
        Judy Nominates Steve Darnell
        NCU
        Pro-Rated Dues amount $8.33
        Paid $10
    3. Schedule Next Meetings
      1. Board Meetings
        09/11 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt – changed due to Labor Day Weekend
        10/09 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        11/06 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      2. Third Thursday Monthly Member Meetings
        08/19 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/16 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        10/21 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      3. Location Discussion: It is pretty far North, but accessible to those out East because they can take Woodmen in to town. It is right off I25, but Rush Hour makes it a pain for those coming from the South. Voted to leave it at Tilted Kilt Colorado Springs until an alternative can be found. Powers corridor maybe off Platte or Constitution to facilitate Eastern El Paso County?
    4. Phone Call Volunteers
      1. Committees
      2. Outreach
        1. Judy will make calls
      3. Meeting attendance
    5. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
      1. Aldo
      2. Judy Lance & Aldo did some stuff,
    6. Parade
      1. 2021 – Money held over for 2021 parade
    7. Participation in Reopen activities?
    8. Donate Button on Facebook
    9. Recruiting more people
    10. Outreach planning
      1. See Outreach Report
      2. Gun Show scheduled October 1-3, 2021
    11. Google Voice
      1. Judy will contact Lance, Who gets it now?
      2. Can send email notifications to Outreach until someone else volunteers.
    12. Gift envelopes
      1. Crystina will check out
    13. Shutterfly Free Stuff
      1. Crystina will price shop
    14. Quiz changes
      1. John will send more
      2. Will post pics in LPEPC Board Members Group
      3. FINISHED
    15. T-Shirts
      1. Need new Volunteer T-Shirts
      2. budget $200 for new T-Shirts
    16. Folder of Awards
      1. August Meeting Awards
  4. New Business
    1. Certificates
      1. Chairman Nathan Foutch
      2. Education Director Molly Foutch
    2. Call for Special Convention for Election of Chairman
      1. Combine with upcoming meeting that will allow for enough time per Bylaws.
  5. Announcements
  6. Discussion/Q&A
    1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a contributing member and eligible for a Board Position. $25
  7. Adjourn: 3:17pmsubmitted for approval by Judy Darcy
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Agenda – Board Meeting, August 2021

EPCLPDG LogoAGENDA

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, August 7, 2021
Time – 2:00pm
Location – Tilted Kilt

  1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
    Board Members present:

    Others present:
    Quorum

    Call to Order:

  2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
    Motion:
    Second:

  3. Minutes from April Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:

  4. Minutes from May Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:

  5. Minutes from June Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:

  6. Minutes from July Meeting
    Motion:
    Second:

  1. Director/Officer Reports
    1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch –
    2. Interim Vice Chair, Greg Lauer –
    3. Secretary, Crystina Page –
    4. Treasurer, John Hjersman –
    5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman –
    6. Education Director, Molly Foutch –
    7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy –
  2. Committee Reports
    1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    2. Media Committee, vacant –
    3. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman –
    4. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant –
    5. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy –
    6. Newsletter, vacant –
    7. IT Committee, vacant –
    8. Campaigns Committee, vacant –
    9. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    10. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
  3. Unfinished Business
    1. Meetings
      08/07 – Board Meeting 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      08/19 – Monthly Meeting 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      08/21 – Cookout / Splash Pad?
    2. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
      1. As needed
    3. Schedule Next Meetings
      1. Board Meetings
        09/04 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        10/09 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        11/06 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      2. Third Thursday Monthly Member Meetings
        08/19 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/16 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        10/21 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
    4. Phone Call Volunteers
      1. Committees
      2. Outreach
        1. Nathan & Judy will make calls
      3. Meeting attendance
    5. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
      1. Aldo
      2. Judy Lance & Aldo did some stuff
    6. Parade
      1. 2021 – Money held over for 2021 parade
    7. Participation in Reopen activities?
    8. Donate Button on Facebook
    9. Recruiting more people
    10. Outreach planning
      1. See Outreach Report
    11. Google Voice
      1. Judy will contact Lance, Who gets it now?
    12. Gift envelopes
      1. Crystina will check out
    13. Shutterfly Free Stuff
      1. Crystina will price shop
    14. Quiz changes
      1. John will send more
      2. Will post pics in LPEPC Board Members Group
    15. T-Shirts
      1. Need new Volunteer T-Shirts
      2. budget $200 for new T-Shirts
    16. Folder of Awards
      1. August Meeting Awards
  4. New Business
    1. Certificates
    2. Call for Special Convention for Election of Chairman
  5. Announcements
  6.  Discussion/Q&A
    1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a contributing member and eligible for a Board Position. $25
  7. Adjourn:

 

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Minutes – Board Meeting, July 2021

MINUTESEPCLPDG Logo

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, July 3, 2021
Time – 2:00pm
Location – Tilted Kilt

  1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
    Board Members present: Judy Darcy, Greg Lauer, Nathan Foutch, John Hjersman

    Others present: None
    Judy taking Minutes
    Quorum – Yes

    Call to Order: 2:40
  2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
    Motion: Judy Darcy Adopt the Agenda as Amended
    Second: Greg Lauer
    MSCU
  3. Minutes from April Meeting
    Secretary uploaded Minutes to the Board Group on 07/02/2021
    Motion: Nathan Foutch Motions to postpone until next Board Meeting unless the Secretary arrives at this meeting.
    Second: John Hjersman
    MSCU
  4. Minutes from May Meeting
    Secretary uploaded Minutes to the Board Group on 07/02/2021
    Motion: Nathan Foutch Motions to postpone until next Board Meeting unless the Secretary arrives at this meeting.
    Second: John Hjersman
    MSCU
  5. Minutes from June Meeting
    Motion: Nathan Foutch Motions to postpone until next Board Meeting unless the Secretary arrives at this meeting.
    Second: John Hjersman
    MSCU
  6. Director/Officer Reports
    1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – Planning run for Manitou School Board, traing, Board communications
    2. Interim Vice Chair, Greg Lauer – In Writing 2021-07-03 Vice Chair Report, Appointed, and completed training
    3. Secretary, Crystina Page – absent, see below
    4. Treasurer, John Hjersman – In Writing 2021-07-03 Treasurers Report, Approved expenses paid, Balance $1200.10
    5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – In Writing 2021-07-03 AR Report, Kevin Gulbranson, new bank laws, Gun Show
    6. Education Director, Molly Foutch – absent
    7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – In writing 2021-07 Outreach, Google Voice, LPCO events, Work with John on Paypal, Festival Lights, What IF FestivalMotion: John Hjersman Up the Budget for the County Fair to $180 for the week.
      Second: Greg Lauer
      MSCUColorado Spring Sesquicentennial
      Motion: Nathan Foutch Allocate maximum of $200 for the event.
      Second: Greg Lauer
      MSCU
      Judy: Find a tent, volunteers, work with John about Insurance.

      Awning/Tent
      Motion: John Hjersman Allocate $200 for a tent for future events.
      Second: Nathan Foutch
      MSCU

      Secretary arrived 3:14pm

  1. Committee Reports
    1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – Meeting June 15, Schedule meeting in September to follow up.
    2. Media Committee, vacant –
    3. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman –
    4. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant – Judy Darcy Nominates Nathan Foutch. NCU
    5. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy – Ins Writing See Outreach
    6. Newsletter, vacant –
    7. IT Committee, vacant –
    8. Campaigns Committee, vacant – Nathan Foutch nominates Greg Lauer for Committee Chair. NCU
    9. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – NSTR
    10. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
  2. Unfinished Business
    1. Meetings
      07/03 – Board Meeting 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/03 – Outreach Training 4:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/04 – Liberty in the Park – social event – Banning Lewis Ranch
      07/15 – Monthly Meeting 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/30-08/01 – Tanner Gun Show
    2. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
      1. As needed
      2. Nathan Foutch Nominates Greg Lauer for Fountain Political Issues Liaison. NCU
    3. Schedule Next Meetings
      1. Board Meetings
        08/07 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/04 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        10/09 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      2. Third Thursday Monthly Member Meetings
        07/15 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        08/19 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/16 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
    4. Phone Call Volunteers
        1. Committees
        2. Outreach
          1. Nathan & Judy will make calls
    5. Meeting attendance
    6. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
      1. Aldo
      2. Judy will contact Aldo
    7. Parade
      1. 2021 – Money held over for 2021 parade
    8. Participation in Reopen activities
    9. Donate Button on Facebook
    10. Recruiting more people
      1. Younger people
    11. Outreach planning
      1. See Outreach Report
    12. Google Voice
      1. Judy will contact Lance
    13. Gift envelopes
      1. Crystina will check out
        1. Email price list
    14. Shutterfly Free Stuff
      1. Crystina will price shop
        1. Seeking alternatives
    15. Quiz changes
      1. John will send more
      2. Will post pics in LPEPC Board Members Group
    16. Sesquicentennial Parade
      1. See Outreach
  3. New Business
    1. T-Shirts
      1. Need new Volunteer T-Shirts
        Motion: Judy Darcy budget $200 for new T-Shirts
        Second: Nathan Foutch
        MSCU
    2. Folder of Awards
      1. July Meeting Awards
  4. Announcements
  5. Discussion/Q&A
    1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a contributing member and eligible for a Board Position. $25Out of Order: 6. C. Reports uploaded. Pdf format. Document format uploaded today. Fires through middle of December. Will appear via technology and call in advance to let Board know when on a fire.
  6. Adjourn: 4:22pm
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Minutes – Board Meeting, April 2021

Draft Minutes submitted by Crystina Page

MINUTES
Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, April 10, 2021
Time – 2:00PM
Location – The Tilted Kilt, 7061 Commerce Center Dr., Colorado Springs CO
Opening/Welcome/Introductions
Board Members Present: Nathan, John, Judy, Ed, Molly, Crystina
Others Present: Daryl
Quorum: Yes
Call to Order: 2:58 p.m.
1. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda: as amended
Motion: Judy
Second: Ed
MSCU
2. Minutes from Previous meeting
Motion: Judy
Second: Ed
MSCU
3. Director/Officer Reports
1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – Libertarian vs. Liberal ideals; Will be
remaining in Colorado due to political envirnment, Will be running or City
Council in Manitou
2. Vice Chair, Ed Duffett – Huge turnout, event went well. Got feedback
from attending candidates regarding event. 99% positive. Ed did send
thank you notes out to the candidates. RK Gun show was also a success.
All positive feedback except for one misinformed soul.
3. Secretary, Crystina Page – Need passwords, login info, etc. No action
taken this month.
4. Treasurer, John Hjersman – For the first time we have a subscriber,
donating since February 2021 at $5 per month. He has not been to a
meeting. $713.93 in bank, $509.43 in paypal. Total $1223.36. Purchased
two rolling carts. $30 / $80. Motion made by Judy and seconded by Ed to
reimburse John for $110. Carried unanimously.
5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – State convention will see
proposed changes to bylaws and platform. Report In writing.
6. Education Director, Molly Foutch – No report
7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – In writing – Attended four events.
Talked to Lance and Aldo. Secretary training. Google voice issues. (6557 /
6765) 98 new people listed in rolls. Message from Facebook re: restricting
and potentially unpublishing. Reach down 55% to 655 people. Need topics
for May and June. El Paso County Republicans page shut down. Motioned
to pay $1.99 / mo for MeWe. Seconded by John. Report in writing. CU
4. Committee Reports
1. A. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – John reqs
meeting for Bylaws.
2. B. Media Committee, vacant –
3. C. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman – No report
4. D. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant –
5. E. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy – See above.
6. F. Newsletter, vacant –
7. G. IT Committee, vacant –
8. H. Campaigns Committee, vacant –
9. I. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy
Darcy – No report
10. J. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
5. Unfinished Business
1. 04/10 – Board Meeting
2. 04/15 – Monthly Meeting
3. 04/16-18 – Tanner Gun Show
4. May meeting – gun laws – Crystina will reach out to Paul
Paradis to ask for speaker.
5. June meeting – bbq / fundraiser
6. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
i. EPC Political Issues Liaison – vacant
ii. Colorado Springs Political Issues Liaison – vacant
iii. Volunteer Coordinator – vacant –
iv. Campaigns Committee Chair – vacant
v. Voter Registration Drive Chair – vacant
vi. Fundraising Committee Chair – vacant
vii. Media Committee, vacant
viii. IT Committee, vacant
ix. Meeting Host – vacant
x. Event Photographer – vacant
7. Postcard Mailing
8. Postage budget already approved John and Judy will find
postcards
9. Phone Call Volunteers
10. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
i. Judy contact Aldo
ii. Judy contact Lance about cloud, Aldo, secretary email
password, education email password, chair email
11. Parade 2020 – Money held over for 2021, Will be readdressed in
January 2022.
12.F. Participation in Reopen activities
i. Polis reneged.
ii. Unknown activities pending
iii. Monument
13.Donate Button on Facebook
14.Recruiting more people
i. Phone calls between meetings
15.Outreach planning
i. RK Gunshow wrapup – 24 new contacts, 2 lost volunteers
due to mask mandate, $20ish
ii. Election 2021
1. Election Results – Ed will email councilmen and
invite to 3rd Thursday meeting.
6. New Business
1. Tanner Gun Show April 16-18
i. Booth Fee – $85
ii. Ed Motioned, Nathan seconded, UC
7. Announcements
1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a Contributing Member &
eligible for Board position.
2. May Board Meeting to be held at Tilted Kilt.
3. Discussion/Q&A
8. Adjourn – Crystina Motion to adjourn 1632, John Seconded. UA

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Minutes – Board Meeting, May 2021

Draft Minutes submitted by Crystina Page

MINUTES
Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, May 08, 2021
Time – 2:00PM
Location – The Tilted Kilt, 7061 Commerce Center Dr., Colorado Springs CO
Opening/Welcome/Introductions
Board Members Present: Nathan Foutch, John Hjersman, Judy
Darcy, Crystina Page
Others Present: Greg Lauer, Mr. Cain, Justin Carpenter, Justin
Carpenter Jr, Faith Mack
Quorum: Yes
Call to Order: 2:48 p.m.
Mr. Lauer’s introduction. Currently serving as City Council; running
for Mayor in November as an unaffiliated Libertarian
1. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda:
Motion: Nathan
Second: John
MSCU
2. Minutes from Previous meeting
Motion: Judy motions to table approval of April 2021 Minutes until
next meeting
Second: John
MSCU
3. Director/Officer Reports
1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – filled oout all paperwork for Manitou
Springs. Had 110 people or so that seemed to be positive, 30 that were not.
Has been going through the LPCO bylaws, and will try to be completed by
Monday 1300.
2. Vice Chair, Vacant (Holding report for resignation)
3. Secretary, Crystina Page – Need passwords to website and laptop
4. Treasurer, John Hjersman – $648.93 bank balance, $2 in undeposited
contributions. $539.54 in PayPal, totaling $1190.47
5. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – Voter rosters have not been updated in at
least four months. Governor turned over control to counties.
EPEPC.org – Need someone to answer google voice number. Nathan
volunteered. Updated events on website. Lance and Aldo have been
working on the cloud. Aldo will have repaired by end of week. Will let us
know what the cost is and is aware of budget. Tanner Gun Show dates.
Colorado Gun Collectors Show. Festival of Lights Display dates. 12th
Annual Meadowgrass Music Festival. Beards, Bonnets and Brews Festival.
Judy will find more info. Juneteeth Event. El Paso County Fair. Lantern
Festival. Spring Spree 5K. Pridefest. Comicon. Summertime Ice Cream
Social and Pie Baking. Liberty in the Park. UCCS Job Board. Book club.
6,440 to 5,641 to 6,765 for the last 3 months.
Facebook threatening to unpublish. Reach was 275. Last month was 656.
Engagement down to 34.
May – Gun Laws
June – Police Accountability
Judy motion for future meetings at 1400. Nathan seconded. MC
El Paso County Democrats 3485 to 3493
MeWe page – 81 members
Needs Picture and About Me from Crystina
Needs Speaker info to update events
Discussion regarding awning / canopies
Will work on editing pamphlets
6. Education Director, Molly Foutch – No report.\
4. Director/Committee Reports
1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – Bylaws clarified
regarding expenditures and reimbursement. Bylaws Meeting Scheduled
for Tuesday May 25 12 noon at Nathan’s house.
2. Media Committee, vacant
3. Social Media Coordinator, Judy Darcy – See Outreach Report
4. Newsletter Editor, vacant
5. Convention Committee, Lance Haverkamp – NSTR
6. Campaigns Committee, vacant
7. Education Committee, Molly Foutch – NSTR
8. Policy Committee – Have not had meeting
9. Fundraising Committee, vacant
10. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – Posted report
11. IT Committee, Judy –
12.Volunteer Coordinator, vacant
13.Voter Registration Drive Committee Chairman – vacant
14.Event Photographer, vacant
15.Political Issues Liaisons,
i. Manitou Springs,
ii. Colorado Springs
iii. El Paso County
iv. Fountain, Greg Lauer – Judy nominated, Crystina second, MSCU
v. Monument
16. Volunteer Training Scheduling
5. Unfinished Business
1. City Council Visitors – Neighborhood districts suggested by Nancy
2. 5/20 – Monthly Meeting
3. 5/25 – Bylaws Meeting
4. 6/17 – Monthly meeting
5. A. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
i. EPC Political Issues Liaison – vacant
ii. Colorado Springs Political Issues Liaison – vacant
iii. Volunteer Coordinator – vacant –
iv. Campaigns Committee Chair – vacant
v. Voter Registration Drive Chair – vacant
vi. Fundraising Committee Chair – vacant
vii. Media Committee, vacant
viii. IT Committee, vacant
ix. Meeting Host – vacant
x. Event Photographer – vacant
xi. Phone Call Volunteers
xii. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
6. Results of Judy’s contact with Aldo
7. Results of Judy’s contact with Lance about cloud, education email
password, chair email
8. Donate Button on Facebook
9. Recruiting more people
10. Phone calls between meetings
11. Outreach planning
6. New Business
1. A. Google Voice
2. B. Gift envelopes
7. Announcements
8. Discussion/Q&A
9. Adjourn 1642

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Minutes – Board Meeting, June, 2021

Draft Minutes as submitted by Crystina Page

MINUTES
Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, June 05, 2021
Time – 2:00PM
Location – The Tilted Kilt, 7061 Commerce Center Dr., Colorado Springs CO
1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
Board Members Present: Nathan, John, Crystina, Judy (by
phone)
Others Present: Greg Lauer
Quorum: Yes
Call to Order: 3:08 p.m.
2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda: with formatting (Crystina
will fix by Mon 6/7)
Motion: John
Second: Nathan
MSCU
3. Minutes from May 2021 meeting
Motion to set aside adopting April minutes until July board meeting.
Crystina will present minutes to the board by Tuesday 6/8.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Motion to set aside adopting May minutes until July board meeting.
Crystina will present minutes to the board by Tuesday 6/8.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
4. Director/Officer Reports
a. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – My ignorance has led me not to do
any formal report because I had no clue as to what you’re talking
about. Aside form that, May was concerned with Convention. Was
named Treasurer for State of Colorado, so I’ve been focusing on
new duties and responsibilities. Have about 6 hours of training in
with John, with about half of that downloading software.
(paraphrased)
i. Vice Chair, Vacant
ii. Secretary, Crystina – Requesting training for position to ensure
continuity of instruction. Received clear instructions from Nathan
and Board as to when, where, and how reports should be submitted.
iii. Treasurer, John Hjersman – In writing – Balance $668.93,
PayPal 539.54, No cash on hand Total – $1208.47
iv. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – In writing –
Includes list of new state members.
v. Education Director, Molly Foutch – Not present.
vi. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – In writing – Attended events,
talked to Lance about Aldo, talked to Aldo, but did not follow up.
Nathan is not receiving Voice calls. Still don’t know what’s going on
with the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Three Tanner Gun Shows coming
in July, September and December.
Colorado Gun Collectors Show September 18-19. Tables are $150
each.
Motion that we spend a maximum of $85 each for July
30-Aug 1, September 24-26, December 10-12 for the
Tanner Gun Show. Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Motion that we buy an outreach booth for Colorado Gun
Collectors Show at a maximum of $75.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Judy’s report continued : Festival of Lights Parade may or may not
happen. Discussion about whether or not to participate. Nathan
requesting to postpone discussion until July’s meeting so that Judy
can bring more information to the table.
Judy Motions to approve up to $150 for a booth at the Beers,
Bonnets and Brews festival if we are able to find enough people to
man the booth. Any additional cost must be approved by the Board
via email vote.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Judy asking about Juneteenth festival. June 19th. All agreed to
postpone.
El Paso County Fair – $100/day inside; outside with electric
$130/week for 10′ table
Motion that we spend a maximum of $150 maximum for a
booth El Paso County Fair. Any additional cost must be
approved by the Board via email vote.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Pride Fest, ComiCon both put on hold pending new info. Ice Cream
social event – will walk through with postcards. Sesquicentennial
Parade – on hold. Downtown Festival – on hold for email vote.
Motion to have an email vote for cost of sesquicentennial
parade and downtown festival.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
Judy’s report continues – 4th of July event: Liberty in the Park
Motion to approve up to $50 on Declaration of
Independence booklets.
Motion: Judy
Second: Nathan
MSCU
End of Minutes taken by Secretary / Report Continues
from Judy.

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Agenda – Board Meeting, July 2021

EPCLPDG LogoAGENDA

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, July 3, 2021
Time – 2:00pm
Location – Tilted Kilt

  1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
    Board Members present:

    Others present:
    Quorum

    Call to Order:
  2. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
    Motion:
    Second:
  3. Minutes from April Meeting
    June 5, 2021: Crystina will present Minutes to the Board by 06/08/2021
    Motion:
    Second:
  4. Minutes from May Meeting
    June 5, 2021: Crystina will present Minutes to the Board by 06/08/2021
    Motion:
    Second:
  5. Minutes from June Meeting
    June 5, 2021: Crystina will present Minutes to the Board by 06/08/2021
    Motion:
    Second:
  6. Director/Officer Reports
    1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch –
    2. Interim Vice Chair, Greg Lauer –
    3. Secretary, Crystina Page –
    4. Treasurer, John Hjersman –
    5. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman –
    6. Education Director, Molly Foutch –
    7. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy –
  7. Committee Reports
    1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy – Meeting June 15
    2. Media Committee, vacant –
    3. Fundraising Committee Chair, John Hjersman –
    4. Manitou Springs Issues Liaison, vacant –
    5. Social Media Committee Chair, Judy Darcy –
    6. Newsletter, vacant –
    7. IT Committee, vacant –
    8. Campaigns Committee, vacant –
    9. Policy Committee, Chris Houtchens, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy –
    10. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant –
  8. Unfinished Business
    1. Meetings
      07/03 – Board Meeting 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/03 – Outreach Training 4:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/04 – Liberty in the Park – social event?
      07/15 – Monthly Meeting 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      07/30-08/01 – Tanner Gun Show
    2. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
      1. As needed
    3. Schedule Next Meetings
      1. Board Meetings
        08/07 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/04 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        10/09 – 2:00pm at Tilted Kilt
      2. Third Thursday Monthly Member Meetings
        07/15 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        08/19 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
        09/16 – 6:00pm at Tilted Kilt
    4. Phone Call Volunteers
      1. Committees
      2. Outreach
        1. Nathan & Judy will make calls
      3. Meeting attendance
    5. Website, CRM, cloud, IT
      1. Aldo
      2. Judy will contact Aldo
    6. Parade
      1. 2021 – Money held over for 2021 parade
    7. Participation in Reopen activities?
    8. Donate Button on Facebook
    9. Recruiting more people
    10. Outreach planning
      1. See Outreach Report
    11. Google Voice
      1. Judy will contact Lance
    12. Gift envelopes
      1. Crystina will check out
    13. Shutterfly Free Stuff
      1. Crystina will price shop
    14. Quiz changes
      1. John will send more
      2. Will post pics in LPEPC Board Members Group
    15. Sesquicentennial Parade
  9. New Business
  10. Announcements
  11.  Discussion/Q&A
    1. Dues for 2021 are due to remain a contributing member and eligible for a Board Position. $25
  12. Adjourn:
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Minutes – Board Meeting, May 8, 2021

Meeting – Libertarian Party of El Paso County Board of Directors Meeting
Date – Saturday, May 8 2021
Time – 2:00pm

Location – The Tilted Kilt, 7061 Commerce Center Dr., Colorado Springs CO
1. Opening/Welcome/Introductions
Board Members present: Nathan Foutch, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy, Crystina Page
Others present: Greg Lauer, Mr. Cain, Justin Carpenter, Justin Carpenter Jr, Faith Mack
Quorum: Yes
Call to Order: 1448
2. Mr. Lauer’s introduction. Currently serving as City Council; running for Mayor in November as an unaffiliated Libertarian
3. Presentation and Adoption of Agenda
Motion: Nathan
Second: John
MSCU

1. Minutes from Previous Meeting
Motion: Judy motions to table approval of April 2021 Minutes until next meeting
Second: John
MSCU

2. Officer and Director Reports
1. Chairman, Nathan Foutch – filled oout all paperwork for Manitou Springs. Had 110 people or so that seemed to be positive, 30 that were not. Has been going through the LPCO bylaws, and will try to be completed by Monday 1300.
2. Vice Chairman – Vacant (Holding report for resignation)
3. Secretary, Crystina – Need passwords to website and laptop
4. Treasurer, John Hjersman – $648.93 bank balance, $2 in undeposited contributions. $539.54 in PayPal, totaling $1190.47
5. Outreach Director, Judy Darcy – Voter rosters have not been updated in at least four months. Governor turned over control to counties.
EPEPC.org – Need someone to answer google voice number. Nathan volunteered.
Updated events on website. Lance and Aldo have been working on the cloud. Aldo will have repaired by end of week. Will let us know what the cost is and is aware of budget. Tanner Gun Show dates. Colorado Gun Collectors Show. Festival of Lights Display dates. 12th Annual Meadowgrass Music Festival. Beards, Bonnets and Brews Festival. Judy will find more info. Juneteeth Event. El Paso County Fair. Lantern Festival. Spring Spree 5K. Pridefest. Comicon. Summertime Ice Cream Social and Pie Baking. Liberty in the Park. UCCS Job Board. Book club.
6,440 to 5,641 to 6,765 for the last 3 months.
Facebook threatening to unpublish. Reach was 275. Last month was 656. Engagement down to 34.
May – Gun Laws
June – Police Accountability
Judy motion for future meetings at 1400. Nathan seconded. MC
El Paso County Democrats 3485 to 3493
MeWe page – 81 members
Needs Picture and About Me from Crystina
Needs Speaker info to update events
Discussion regarding awning / canopies
Will work on editing pamphlets

6. Education Director, Molly Foutch – No report.
2. Director/Committee Reports
1. Bylaws Committee, John Hjersman, Judy Darcy
Bylaws clarified regarding expenditures and reimbursement
Bylaws Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday May 25 12 noon at Nathan’s house.
2. Media Committee, vacant
3. Social Media Coordinator, Judy Darcy – See Outreach Report
4. Newsletter Editor, vacant
5. Convention Committee, Lance Haverkamp – NSTR
6. Campaigns Committee, vacant
7. Education Committee, Molly Foutch – NSTR
8. Policy Committee, Have not had meeting
9. Fundraising Committee, vacant
10. Affiliate Representative, John Hjersman – Posted report
11. IT Committee, Judy reported
12. Volunteer Coordinator, vacant
13. Voter Registration Drive Committee Chairman – vacant
14. Event Photographer, vacant
15. Political Issues Liaisons,
1. Manitou Springs,
2. Colorado Springs
3. El Paso County
4. Fountain, Greg Lauer – Judy nominated, Crystina second, MSCU
5. Monument
6. Volunteer Training Scheduling

 

6. Unfinished Business
City Council Visitors – Neighborhood districts suggested by Nancy
5/20 –  Monthly Meeting
5/25 – Bylaws Meeting
6/17 – Monthly meeting

A. Pending Board & Committee Appointments
I. EPC Political Issues Liaison – vacant
II. Colorado Springs Political Issues Liaison – vacant
III. Volunteer Coordinator – vacant –
IV. Campaigns Committee Chair – vacant
V. Voter Registration Drive Chair – vacant
VI. Fundraising Committee Chair – vacant
VII. Media Committee, vacant
VIII. IT Committee, vacant
IX. Meeting Host – vacant
X. Event Photographer – vacant

C. Phone Call Volunteers
D. Website, CRM, cloud, IT

I. Results of Judy’s contact with Aldo
II. Results of Judy’s contact with Lance about cloud, education email password, chair email
E. Donate Button on Facebook
F. Recruiting more people
I. Phone calls between meetings
G. Outreach planning
2. New Business
A. Google Voice
B. Gift envelopes
1. Announcements
2. Discussion/Q&A
3. Adjourn 1642

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