Members choose Frank Pruet next v.p.

September 22, 2012

Retired Georgia theatre educator Frank M. Pruet was chosen EdTA’s next vice president in an election that concluded this morning at the organization’s annual membership meeting. Members also elected Venice, California playwright Stephen Gregg and Lynn Jensen, a theatre teacher from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to three-year terms on the Board of Directors.

Pruet, who lives in Roswell, Georgia, will take office on August 1, 2013. After two years as vice president he will become the board’s president. 
Gregg took office immediately, as a result of a 2011 amendment to the EdTA Code of Regulations that expanded the board by three members, and will serve a three-year term. Jensen begins a three-year term next August.
The voting members also approved a new code revision, altering the composition and some of the procedures of the board’s Nominating Committee.
Here’s the official tally of the vote.

For vice president  
Frank Pruet 254
Ben Martin 205
For board director (two are elected)  
Stephen Gregg 183
Lynn Jensen 174
Terry McGonigle 143
Nicole Morgan 98
Philip W. Moss 92
Scott A. Walker 57
David F. Bower 42
Code of Regulations revision
For                383 (84.9 percent)
Against          68 (15.1 percent)
Abstain          29