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Issue No. 6

Official Notice of Annual Meeting available
As required by Article VIII, Section 2c of the GCSAA Bylaws, the official notice of the 2013 GCSAA has been posted on gcsaa.org. The meeting will be held to be held at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 7, in San Diego. The agenda and additional meeting information is also posted.

Chapter Presidents Breakfast and Roundtable Session
New this year, GCSAA will host a Chapter Presidents Breakfast and Roundtable session on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 6:30 a.m. Chapter presidents will receive a GCSAA briefing and have the opportunity to network and share best practices with chapter presidents from around the country. Contact Leann Cooper, chapter services manager, for additional information.

Chapter Leaders/Executive Symposium March 19-20
The symposium is an event that provides leadership training, development and support to chapters. Participants also have the opportunity to network with peers from across the country. Learn more about the event.

General Liability insurance renews in December
Those chapters participating in GCSAA's Chapter General Liability Insurance program will receive an invoice for the 2013 policy in December. The majority of chapters did not see any increase in their policy. Please contact Leann Cooper, chapter services manager, with any questions.

GCSAA establishes Disaster Relief Fund
Chapters and members are encouraged to submit names of individuals in need of assistance after recent natual disasters. Learn more and donate to the fund.

2013 Compensation and Benefits Survey launches Dec. 14
The GCSAA Compensation and Benefits survey will be sent to all Class A and SM members via email on Dec. 14. This survey is a valuable tool to determine whether your compensation is in line with that of your peers at similar facilities in your region. The survey also helps GCSAA compile aggregate demographic information about the profession, provides information that can be used to advocate on members' behalf, and notes salary trends across the country. To recognize your time and commitment for completing the survey, you will receive .25 service points and free online access to the report (a $125 value) when it is released in early 2013.

2013 GCSAA Education Conference: San Diego

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Final Rounds 4 Research Auction of the year closes

Best posthumously awarded GCSAA's Leo Feser Award

Inaugural Melrose Leadership Academy class named

Ralph Dain shares his tips for member recruitment, retention

Afiliated chapters donate to EIFG and support the profession

Each month, GCSAA provides membership reports of new, reclassified and dropped members to assist chapters with the shared membership verification process. Get these reports now.

Be the first to congratulate the members who have recently become certified or renewed their certification.

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