The Idaho Bass Federation (TIBF) meeting Minutes Saturday, November 21, 2009, 4:30pm.


            The TIBF November monthly meeting was brought to order 4:30pm., at the Hilton Garden Inn, Boise, Idaho.  Meeting was held just prior to start of the 2009 Annual TIBF Banquet.  Those in attendance were:  Bruce, Flesher, President; John Lancaster-Vice-President; Tammy Shuyler, Secretary-Treasurer; Steve Jones-Conservation Director; Steve Day-Communications and SRBM; Tony Shuyler, IBM; Mike Tauscher-SRBV; Jared Spickelmier-IBA;  Skyler Hill-MVB; Dave Keever-IBH; Anthony Avala-Youth.  Special Guest:  Mark Gintert-TIBF National Youth Programs Coordinator.


Treasurer Report-Tammy Shuyler

  • Treasurer Report
  • October meeting minutes approved.

Youth Report-John Lancaster

  • No Report

Conservation Report-Steve Jones

  • No Report

Communication Report-Steve Day

Tournament Report-Bruce Flesher

  • No Report

Old Business

  • First reading of FLW dues payment requirement TIBF by-law change.  Final vote of new by-law will be completed at December meeting.  Member clubs should also consider amending their own club by-laws.


                        “Article II: MEMBERSHIP

                        SECTION 2: DUES

                        A.  Individuals of member clubs will be required to pay dues to The Idaho Bass Federation in the amount of $8.00 annually and to The Bass Federation, Inc. in the amount of $15.00 annually.  From dues paid to The Idaho Bass Federation $1.00 will be set aside as a Survivor Fund.  This fund will pay to the immediate survivor relative $100.00 on the loss of any current paid member to The Idaho Bass Federation.  In addition, each individual accepted as a member to a chapter will pay dues to FLW Outdoors in the amount of $35.00 annually.  These dues must be paid to the chapter no later than December 31st of each year. “


  • 2010 Officer elections will be held at December TIBF meeting.  Nominees:  President, Bruce Flesher; Vice-President, John Lancaster; Secretary-Treasurer, Tammy Shuyler

New Business

  • Bruce announced there has been a 30% TIBF member growth 2008 to 2009.
  • Mark Gintert spoke briefly regarding TBF Youth program benefits and expectations.

Meeting adjourned 4:50pm.



Back to Federation Meetings