Hiking Club elects new officers at spring picnic


Dave Corrigan

At the April 6 SaddleBrooke Hiking Club spring picnic held at Oracle State Park, the following officers were elected: Norm Reckhemmer from the Vice President position to become the new President; Phil McNamee from the Associate Chief Guide position to become the Senior Chief Guide; Don Taylor as Treasurer for the second year of his term.

Three members were elected to the following open board positions: Darlene Carlson, another two-year term as Secretary; Frank Earnest as the Associate Chief Guide, will transcend to Senior Chief Guide his second year; Jerry Flemming as Vice President, will transcend to President his second year.

The club also honored Karen Cusano for her years of service as our Membership Chairperson. Her name has been added to the club’s Trailblazer plaque. The plaque is displayed on the lower level of the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse.