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January 2024 Chapter News - Northeast Florida Chapter

Northeast Florida

Chapter Coordinator: Debi Garner

(941) 952-9293



Happy New Year!  We hope you all had a safe, happy and blessed holiday season.

Here is your new slate of officers for 2024:  President Jeff Clarkson, Vice President Ryan Luken, Treasurer Bill Hodgkins, and Directors:  Gregg Benson, John Garner, Jamie Ressler, Paul Malone, Brian Curts, Greg Bowers, Brian Ferriol, Joe Brown, and James McNeil.  Immediate Past President is Cole Hairston.

Welcome to our new members Complete Care Pools, Castle Pools, Poolwerx St. Johns, Ancient City Pool & Design, and Blue Solutions.

The annual Member Appreciation and Table Top was held at Maggiano’s on December 6.  It was a sellout crowd with more than 160 people in attendance and 35 vendors representing 25 companies!  A big thank you to our sponsors who rented tables and graciously donated prizes for the raffle drawing:

Aquabond, AquaStar, Blue Square, Century Motors, Concrete Commander, Florida Stucco, Fluidra, Gulfstream Heat Pumps, Haviland, Hayward, Intermatic, Jack’s Magic, Lo-Chlor, Orenda, Pentair, Pentair In-floor, Performance Link, SGM, Spa Electric, Stellar Sales, Stenner Pumps, Stone-Mart, Waterway Plastics, and Wayne’s Solar. Additionally thank you to Maggiano’s, Candi Moorman, IRM Payroll, HornerXpress, Crown Pools and Janice Ellis for donating to the raffle prizes.  A big shout out to SCP Distributors for donating the Ugly Sweater first place gift card along with the following amazing raffle prizes:  (2) $100 AutoBahn gift cards, (2) $100 Marker 32 gift cards, and a $225 Top Golf gift card!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the ugly sweater contest!  Congratulations to Candace Lucas, Lo-Chlor, for winning 1st prize in the Ugly Sweater Contest!  Troy Hirschner, Innovative Pools, and Debi Garner, Pools by John Garner, won 2nd and 3rd places!  Thank you to Board members Jeff Clarkson and Gregg Benson for taking on the difficult job of declaring the winners!

Congratulations to Melissa Johnston, The Deep End, for winning the $250 gift card for getting her passport completely filled out by the vendors!

Last but by no means least, thank you to the following volunteers.  Without your hard work and dedication this event could not run as smoothly as it did: Brian and Amy Curts, Susan, Lindsey and Jennifer Landregan, Debi and John Garner, Candi Moorman, Bill Hodgkins, Jeff Clarkson, Ryan Luken, Paul Malone, Gregg Benson, and Cole Hairston.

Watch your emails for upcoming meeting notices! As always, this is your Chapter – make the most of it by attending meetings and participating in the events.  Speak up – if there are things you want to see us doing, let us know! We are always looking for new ideas and suggestions!  Please be sure to like our Facebook page!

Chapter Information

Northeast Florida Chapter Coordinator: Debi Garner
Phone: (941) 952-9293
Email: FSPANortheastFlorida@FloridaPoolPro.com
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