Chair Talk

July 2020

The Friday, August 7, 2020 Coordinating Council meeting will be a conference call:

Call-in Number: 1-248-304-7182
Participant code: 163-7182#

The meeting/call will start at 10:00 a.m.

There will be an abbreviated agenda consisting of:

Treasurer’s report
Chair Report
Legislative Report
Membership/Hantz Report
Nomination Committee Report
Council Coordinator Report
New/Old Business

If there are any plusses to this pandemic and stay home executive orders it’s that the Council is saving money by not having to pay mileage and other expenses that we normally have.

Reminder: Please fill out and return your 2020 Census Forms if you haven’t done so already. You can also complete the census form online at: or by phone at 1-844-330-2020.

The No-Fault Auto Reform changes took effect on July 1st. I hope everyone has made the changes that would best meet your needs.

Most meetings in State Government are being held virtually. I have participated in most meetings. Mary Pollock and Cheryl Streberger have also participated in meetings.

Cheryl and Lauri Schmidt have been calling retirees that have that have not renewed their dues and have been successful in those retirees renewing and remitting Chapter dues. If your Chapter has not submitted a list of your non-renewals please send the list to Cheryl or Lauri.

Editor’s note: Bob Kopasz is Chair of the Michigan SERA Council. He may be reached at P.O. Box 692, Mt. Morris, MI 48458; phone 810/240-8380.