2018 CID-CEF Convention

July 9, 2018

The 2018 CID-CEF Convention, its 8th Regular Convention, was held on July 9, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield.

Key Points

Outstanding Service Recognition

Vice President Kim Kleinschmidt and Treasurer Cheryl Martin, having both reached term limits, were presented plaques for twelve years of outstanding service.

New Board of Trustees Elected

The slate of candidates for the seven Board of Trustee positions was presented, with the three officer positions uncontested. Following are the newly elected Board of Trustees:

  • President - Kevin Schultz
  • Vice President - Rev. Terry Strom
  • Secretary Treasurer - Carol Radtke
  • Trustee - Rev. Terry O’Brien
  • Trustee - Dale Wolff
  • Trustee - Darin Gehrke
  • Trustee - David Ward

David L. Goldhammer Award for Outstanding Service Awarded

The David L. Goldhammer Award for Outstanding Service was presented to the recently retired former Executive Director David Rohe for his 15 years of service and positive impact on the CID-CEF during his time of service.


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