CPA’s Annual Meeting was held Sunday, November 6, 2022, at the Cult Classic Brewery on Kent Island. Reports from the Treasurer, Membership Secretary and on participation were presented and are reported here. Awards were presented as follows:
Greg Welker: For outstanding service to CPA for more than 30 years. Greg has distinguished himself for always volunteering to teach skills, help with gear, lead activities and foster the health of the Club. Greg has served as CPA Coordinator 1996-98, Treasurer 1996, Pirates of Arundell co-captain 2006 to present, instructed at SK01, SK102, and SK203 many times, and has led numerous trips and activities since joining CPA In 1991. He is a Life Member.
Bill Upton: For outstanding service to the CPA in editing our newsletter, THE CHESAPEAKE PADDLER, from October 2019 to July 2022. Bill has been an active member and has participated in many activities and events since joining CPA in 2004. He is a Life Member.
Tom Heneghan: For outstanding service to the CPA serving as one of the principal Pirate Captains of the Pirates of Georgetown since 2009 and serving on the Steering Committee 2013-14. Tom has been an active member and has led numerous trips, especially his Mallows Bay trip, launching from Quantico Marine Base, VA, since joining CPA in 2004. Tom jointly organized and ran a kayak-oriented Wilderness First Aid Course specially for CPA in 2013. He is a Life Member.
Jesse Aronson: For outstanding service to CPA serving as one of the principal Pirate Captains of the Pirates of Georgetown since 2013 and serving on the Steering Committee 2013-14. Jesse has been active member and led several trips since joining CPA in 1999. He is a Life Member.
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