EXECUTIVE

OFFICERS

  1. Evan Pilling- President (email the President)
  2. Pedro Almeida – Vice President (email the VP)
  3. Martha Lemen – Secretary (email the Secretary)
  4. Bert Ehrmann – Treasurer (email the Treasurer)

BOARD MEMBERS

  1. Zach MacDonald
  2. Cat Greene
  3. Evan Pilling
  4. Todd Sadow
  5. Pedro Almeida
  6. Brian Vance
  7. Bert Erhman
  8. Chris Carls
  9. Edy Yee
  10. Mike Mucker
  11. Martha Lemen
  12. Dave Slagle

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Foster overall involvement in club & Board. Regular open meetings & board meetings
  • Board Benefits
  • Short Term & Long Term Planning. Succession Planning, recruitment & leadership development
  • Liaison between SDMB, other organizations, media, government agencies. Be more vocal Spokesperson for SDMB
  • Communicate Meeting Minutes to Club List-serve.

RIDES & EVENTS

 

  • Promote riding
  • Encourage club membership to lead & participate in rides, organize & attend events
  • Help organize and participate in social events
  • Beginner Skills Education
  • Youth involvement

ADVOCACY

 

  • Represent in other groups (PTA, BAC, GABA, etc.)
  • Stay Connected w/ Gov’t Agencies: Local, State, & National policy makers & land managers. Partnership w/ other advocacy groups, recreational user groups
  • Trail Building/work: AZT, Trail Maintenance (brushing), Volunteers for work
  • Trail Love Corps (TLC)Work with land managers to develop consistent trail signage throughout Tucson & surrounding areas
  • Arizona Trail
  • X-Mas Locks
  • Trips-for-Kids
  • International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA)
  • Take a kid Mountain Biking Day
  • Bike Patrol
  • 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Volunteering
  • Forest Service Outreach

Development

 

  • New membership recruitment & retention
  • Encourage participation
  • Work to develop new energy within individual & business memberships
  • Encourage youth involvement & new riders
  • Foster friendships/connections within SDMB & partner organizations to cross-promote
  • Create incentives to join & renew

Budget

 

  • Balance SDMB Budget – plan of incoming & outgoing funds.
  • Research & develop 501c3 Non-Profit Status.
  • Manage & track expenses & fundraising efforts.
  • Accountant Services: Treasurer/Book keeper

MARKETING & COMMUNICATION

 

  • Public relations, visibility & community exposure
  • Member retention: Club cohesiveness, Internal Communication, Promote regular open meetings, rides, events
  • Identify membership wants / needs: Surveys, etc
  • Disseminate information via List serve, web site, newsletter, forum
  • SDMB logo placement: Banners, Schwag.
  • Encourage local shops to promote SDMB & develop ways to better promote local shops, member discounts, etc

MAILING ADDRESS

Sonoran Desert Mountain Bicyclists
P.O. Box 65075 Tucson, AZ, 85728-5075