June 2019 Meeting Minutes
Chief Petty Officers Association of Miami, Inc.
Thursday,  June 6, 2019

 Meeting called to order by HMC Rick Tedlow : 1930.  

 Pledge of Allegiance, Sailor’s Creed and Moment of Silence.  



Ø     President: Ron Zasloff                

Ø     Vice President: Nick Hernandez 

Ø      Secretary:  John Silva/Roxy Hall           

Ø      Treasurer: OSCS Ronald B. Roy, Retired

Ø     Master-at-arms: Nick Niglio

Honorable members and guests present:

HMC Rick Tedlow

MKC Donald Steffeson


ISC Roxy Hall

AEC(A/C) David Cohen


OSCS Ron Roy

CTOCS Alan Starr


QMC John Rock Petroske

BMC Mike Short


Stan Bostic

NCC Vilma Rosario


BMCM Chuck Robertson



HMCS Jorge Herrera



QMCS Ken Larson



BTCM(SW) Paul LaCousierre



YNCM Marc Fagenbaum



ETC Rick Schuchman



ADJ-3 Harvey Cohen




Minutes from the Previous Meeting.  Motion to accept minutes as posted.  Duly seconded and approved.  


Treasurer’s Report:  Senior Chief Roy reported 1 outstanding check and 1 outstanding deposit.


Check # 1025 CPO Birthday cake for $58.27


Outstanding Deposit: $362


Checking Account balance: $13,963.95


Savings Account:  $3,194.79


Money Market Account: $41,411.61


Total: $58,570.35


Duly seconded and approved.  Note that dues are payable now.





Race: April or May, need to revote if approached to do it.


Scholarship: Applications must be submitted by June 30th


Philanthropy: Dawn Liverman from First Baptist Church sent thank you note for legacy fund for Nancy Schuchman.


Ship Liaison: Plans continue to move forward for the USS Paul Ignatius commissioning scheduled for July 27th, 2019. CPO reception July 23rd in Khakis/Combo covers. DDG 117 has 33 CPOs. Ceremony in summer whites, outdoors with no shade or fan. Mike Shirt presented cover and plaque.


Sailor 360: NTR

: For trips sign up on the website!!!


Fishing July13th and July 20th :

Chasin Finz and Sport Fishing Charters

1000 N Ocean Drive Hollywood, FL 33019



$45 per person drift fishing

$85 per person sports fishing, six persons per boat for four hours ($500.00 per boat)


Murder Mystery Train Dinner:

2805 Colonial Blvd. Fort Meyers, FL 1-239-308-0886

Wed-Fri: $85.00 Per person

Sat: $90.00


One day package:

Marriott Hotel $286.00. Includes breakfast plus two tickets for dinner/show

Holiday Inn $253.00. Includes breakfast plus two tickets for dinner show.

Sign up on the website


Holiday Dinner at Tropical Acres. Voted for prime rib. Dec 21st in summer whites.


VA Liaison: NTR



Fund Raising:  ITCS G Marrero voted in as fund raising committee chair.


Awards: NTR



Old Business: NTR


New Business:  


SOUTHCOM conducting SEAL Museum Sailor trip, motioned for $200 to feed the junior Sailors. Motioned passed.


Good of the Order:  Vote proposed to scrub roster and have the VP be in charge of membership.


Next meeting July 11th due to holiday.


FEDVET education, dental/vision


Motion to adjourn:   2025