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December 3, 2012. What’s Happening @AIBD_National?

…First Tuesday @ 2:00.

Join us for the American Institute of Building Design’s First Tuesday @ 2:00 (p.m. ET) and meet our guest, Texas Society Lobbyist, David Mintz, who will help us understand how legislative bills are introduced, moved through committees and become state laws. In addition, AIBD Executive Director, Steve Mickley will introduce a new legislative alert program that all AIBD members qualify to be a part of.

It’s not to late to register: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/125960632

…MBOA Annual Meeting.

AIBD Executive Director Steve Mickley is attending the Maryland Building Officials Association’s Annual Conference on Wednesday. In addition to two International Code Council (ICC) board members from Maryland, ICC President Ronald Piester, AIA, ICC Vice President Stephen Jones and ICC CEO Dominic Sims will be in attendance.

…Society planning meetings.

This past weekend, both the Ohio and Florida Society board members hosted planning meetings. To learn more about each society’s goals for 2013, contact the Ohio President Rich Rokisky and the Florida President James Lucia

…A special thanks from your ED.

This past weekend, Executive Director Steve Mickley celebrated his 50th birthday. On behalf the Societies and AIBD General Manager Whit Peterson, Certified Professional members Allen Beaumont, Mike Keesee, David Pillsbury and Dan Sater presented Steve with a new iPad. “The gift is an amazing surprise.” Steve says. On the case is engraved – From AIBD Societies – - Happy 50th - and Steve’s name and designations.

 I want to thank Mike, Whit and all the AIBD Societies for their awesome generosity. I look forward to being better connected, working more efficiently and furthering our mission.” He adds, “It is an honor and a privilege to work with such a magnificent group of friends.”

…Last week’s new members and their sponsors.

Welcome back Professional member Rick Sellers of Rancho Mirage, CA. Richard Emigh (CA) earns the Compass Club points as Rick’s sponsor.

…Important dates.

December 1 & 2 – NCBDC Exam in Oklahoma City, OK

December 6 – Northeast Society quarterly meeting; email: Fred@FredHahnDesigner.com no later than 11/30/12

In 2013…

January 18 & 19 – NCBDC Exam in Seattle, WA

January 24 & 25 – AIBD Midyear Meeting, Las Vegas Marriott, Las Vegas, NV

March 1 & 2  - NC & SC AIBD Annual Spring Conference, North Myrtle Beach, SC

March 7-9 – AIBD California Annual Conference, Ventura, CA

July 15-18 – AIBD National Convention, Langham Hotel, Pasadena, CA