This blog contains the meeting minutes of the first member elected Board of Directors of the Coffee Party USA. While brief and conversational, they are intended to provide transparency and open communication with members and followers. Your comments, questions, and input are welcome and appreciated. Your posts here will be read by the Secretary, Jeanene Louden, and communicated to the Board. Please remember the Civility Pledge when forming your thoughts: comments that do not meet our hopes for civil dialog will be deleted.