Florida West Coast
Chapter Coordinator: Malinda
The Chapter Board met Tuesday, February 7
at Queen’s Pizza in Clearwater. Thank you to Don
Ball and The
Pool Works of Florida for sponsoring the lunch. The next
Chapter Board of Directors meeting will be held at noon Tuesday, March 7 at
Queen’s Pizza, 1834 N. Belcher Road, Clearwater. Casey
McGovern with Every Child a Swimmer will be our special guest. The Chapter
Board of Directors meetings are usually scheduled for the first Tuesday of the
month. All Chapter members are welcome to attend. We are always interested in hearing your ideas for Chapter meetings and programs. April
4 and May 2 are the next couple Board meeting dates.
The annual Everything Under the Sunsm Expo
was held February 24 – 25 at the Orange County Convention Center.
Congratulations to all of the FSPA members who received
awards at the Welcome and Awards Reception on Thursday, February 23,
Tim Converse who received the Chapter Director of the
Year award and recognition as the 2022 Chapter President, Alex Fletcher who received the “Workforce Development Champion” award, and Don Ball who received the “Behind the
Scenes” award. Thank you to all of the Chapter members who volunteered their
time at the Expo, and to everyone who attended.
It’s time to start putting your team
together for the Florida West Coast Chapter’s
Annual Golf Tournament! This year’s tournament will be held Saturday, May
13, at Lansbrook Golf Club in Palm Harbor. The tournament will begin with
a shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. Lunch and awards will follow play.
Contact the Chapter office regarding sponsorships or registration.
Mark your calendars for a few big events
throughout the year. July 4 is the Annual Night at the Ballpark at BayCare
Ballpark in Clearwater, and October 17 is the Annual Pool Industry Tabletop Event at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater.