January 27, 2014Last Thursday, January 23., the Cosanti Foundation Executive Committee held its second Strategic Planning Retreat in a conference room at the nearby Orme School, with ALT, the Arcosanti Leadership Team and some of the department managers and staff. Attending were Mary Hoadley, Cosanti Foundation director and treasurer;Roger Tomalty, Cosanti Foundation director, and director of Cosanti Originals and Soleri Scupture Studio; Cosanti Foundation director, and director of the Soleri Archives, as well as director of Design, Tomiaki Tamura; Cosanti Foundation President Jeff Stein; Utilities manager Scott Riley;Ron Chandler, manager of Grounds keeping and Welding; Maintenance manager Randall Schultz; Andy Chao, Foundry manager; David Tollas, Foundry and maintenance staff; Nadia Begin, Ceramics studio staff; Kip Hersted, Maintenance and Tourism; Kate Bememsderfer, PR and Development; Travis Shappell, Planning coordinator; Ali Sadiqui, Cafe manager; Danny Derosiers, Cafe staff; Jane Tellini, Ceramics Studio manager; Travis Neal, AIS Network and Phone services; and taking the photo was Hanne Sue Kirsch, manager of the Soleri Archives.
State Rep. Aric Nesbitt is encouraging local residents to take advantage of the magnificent natural resources in Southwest Michigan during free fishing weekend Feb. 14 and 15.Nesbitt, R-Lawton, said the Michigan Department of Natural Resources will waive all fishing license fees during the weekend so residents and out-of-state visitors may enjoy fishing on lakes and rivers throughout Michigan.“There are so many great opportunities for anglers in this area, including Maple Lake, Eagle Lake, Christie Lake and of course Lake Michigan, which all offer potential to catch any of Michigan’s many prize species of game fish,” Nesbitt said. “This is a fantastic opportunity for ice fishermen and women to take their families, friends and neighbors out on the water to create lifelong memories.”All fishing regulations still apply during the free fishing weekend, such as limits on size and quantity of species caught. 06Feb Nesbitt invites residents to get outdoors during free fishing weekend Categories: News