2017 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Date: Thursday, February 23, 2016
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm (6pm if you want to partake in the potluck under the tent. 7pm the meeting begins)
Place: Unity on the Bay - Sanctuary (see Campus Map)
Pre-Registration: No

Are you a member of Unity on the Bay? If so, exercise your privilege as a member, engage in our community and come vote. During this meeting, the Board of Trustees will review the accomplishments of our Spiritual Center in 2016, our Spiritual Center’s financial status, and present the plans for 2017. Members will have the opportunity to vote for 3 openings for the Board of Trustees. Please note that there will be NO VOTING on plans for the building at this meeting. Anyone may attend, but you must be a member to vote. To become a voting member, you must first attend a New Member Orientation. 

The Annual Membership Meeting will begin at 6:00pm with a potluck under the tent followed by the meeting in the Sanctuary at 7:00pm. Bring your favorite dish to the potluck.

MEET THE BOARD CANDIDATES

Dr. Mary McKenry is a active leader at Unity on the Bay and has participated in many of its ministries.  Mary currently serves on the Board of Trustees as Treasurer. During the past ten years that Mary has attended Unity on the Bay, she chaired the Authentic Leadership Council; participated on the Spiritual Education Council; served as a prayer chaplain; participated as a Uniteen Leader in the Family Ministry, as well many other ministries throughout Unity on the Bay. Mary, a native of south Florida, has taught in the School of Business at the University of Miami for the past thirty years.  She has been a consultant to many healthcare organizations and currently is a statistician with a pharmaceutical firm.  Mary has a doctorate in statistics from the University of Miami.  She feels blessed to utilize her experience and education to passionately serve, with love, the congregation of Unity on the Bay. Mary previously served as President of the Board of Trustees for 2009 to 2011.

En Español

La Doctora Mary McKenry es una activa líder en Unity on the Bay y ha participado en muchos de sus ministerios. Actualmente, Mary sirve en la Junta Directiva como Tesorera. Durante los últimos 10 años en los que Mary ha asistido a Unity on the Bay, ha pertenecido al Authentic Leadership Council; ha participado en el Consejo de Educación Espiritual; ha sido capellán de oración; ha participado como líder en el grupo Uniteen del Ministerio de la Familia, y ha sido parte de otros ministerios en Unity on the Bay. Mary, es oriunda del Sur de Florida, y ha sido profesora en la Escuela de Negocios de la Universidad de Miami durante los últimos 30 años. Ha sido consultora de muchas organizaciones relacionadas con la salud y actualmente es estadista de una firma farmacéutica. Mary tiene un Doctorado en estadística, de la Universidad de Miami. Mary se siente bendecida de poder utilizar su experiencia y educación para servir con pasión y con amor a la congregación de Unity on the Bay. Mary fue Presidenta de la Junta Directiva entre 2009 y 2011.

John Irvin has been coming to Unity on the Bay since 2003. As founder, part owner and president of ARCA, L.L.C., he designs and wholesales authentic coin jewelry to the Caribbean, Florida Keys, Florida and across the country. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in theater performance and a minor in theater management. John has volunteered in many aspects of Unity on the Bay, including Feeding People in Transition, Habitat for Humanity and the Beautification Team, where he served as project leader since 2009.

En Español

John Irvin ha asistido a Unity on the Bay desde 2003. Como fundador, copropietario y presidente de ARCA, L.L.C., diseña y vende al por mayor para el Caribe, los Cayos de la Florida y el resto del país, joyas hechas con monedas. Tiene un título en título en teatro y un grado en gerencia teatral. John ha sido voluntario en muchos aspectos de Unity on the Bay, incluyendo Feeding People in Transition, Habitat for Humanity y el Beautification Team, donde ha sido líder de Proyecto desde 2009.

Bashir Osman joined the Prayer Chaplaincy Ministry at Unity in the year 2000. During that time he has served in the Family Ministry, Feeding People in Transition, mentoring incarcerated teens and building homes with Habitat for Humanity. All these service opportunities as well as the many classes, workshops and fellowship at Unity on the Bay have been a blessing for his spiritual growth and have been a wonderful support in challenging times. Bashir is an entrepreneur that has started several businesses. He is currently a real estate investor and a real estate agent. He has an MBA in International Management from Thunderbird and a BA in Economics from The American University of Washington DC.

En Español

Bashir Osman se unió a la Capellanía de Oración de Unity en el año 2000. Durante este tiempo, ha servido el Ministerio de la Familia, en Feeding People in Transition, ha sido mentor de adolescentes encarcelados y ha construido casas con Habitat for Humanity. Todas estas oportunidades de servicio, así como muchas clases, talleres y el compañerismo en Unity on the Bay han sido una bendición para su crecimiento spiritual y un hermoso apoyo en tiempos desafiantes. Bashir es un emprendedor que ha iniciado varios negocios. Actualmente es inversionista y agente en el área de bienes raíces. Tiene un MBA en Gerencia Internacional de Thunderbird y un título de Economía de la American University de Washington DC.