September 4, 2019 Steve Schmerber, RCDD/DCDC/NTS, Field Application Engineer with CommScope. Steve discussed 5G - Advancing the World of Connectivity (Connectivity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution).
IFMA San Antonio Board Retreat 2019 The IFMA San Antonio Board of Directors' 2019 Retreat held on July 26th at Canyon Lake. The board discussed the coming year's events, tackled the budget and there was even a little time for some relaxation on the lake. It was a very productive session.
IFMA San Antonio February 2019 Chapter Meeting Our February 2019 chapter meeting was on the 6th at the Petroleum Club. Our guest speaker was Don Gilpin, COO, IFMA. Don will provide a State of IFMA report, and will also discuss topics including Credentials, RCIS and Councils and Communities of Practice.
IFMA Awards Gala 2018 The IFMA San Antonio Gala on December 14, 2019 at the Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade. This event is the chapter's chance to thank those who have committed time by volunteering and identifying those who went over and beyond for us in 2018.
2018 Elf Louise IFMA Members and family joined together and delivered gifts for Elf Louise on December 16, 2018. IFMA has participated in this event for 8 years to help give back to the community. It fills our hearts to bring joy to these children. Robert and Sandy Mosher brought their granddaughter and a friend with David Duval as Santa. Eddie Fisher did a fine job as Santa with his group of elves, Brad and Lynn Bauserman, and Laurie Montgomery with her son Mason.
IFMA Care Workday December 8, 2018, the IFMA Cares committee of:
Brad Bauserman, Dan Sanchez, Mark Martinez, Matt Nolan, Ronnie Golman, Jeff Whitner, David Duvall and Denise Martin. Justin Calvin installed a new sold wood door for the space on Thursday. Mathew and Solomon Martin, Devon Snedicker assisted and Jon Miller donated a chair and couch to be donated to one of the residents. The space was transformed from a drab uninviting space to a clean usable space with the addition of Cabinets, new sink paint and new led lighting. The space will be instrumental to continuing the outreach provided by the Life Choices group.
IFMA San Antonio 27th Annual Golf Tournament On Thursday, October 25th IFMA San Antonio presented their 27th Annual Golf Tournament. A great time was had by all. We had the addition of two bars; Bar 9 at hole 19 and The President's Bar at hole #6. A big Thank You to all of the sponsors and members who worked hard to make this successful.
September 5, 2018 Chapter Meeting The IFMA San Antonio September chapter meeting was held at Toyota Field. Dave Susi, Director of Toyota Field and Star Complex, will be the meeting speaker. After the meeting, everyone was able to tour the facility.
IFMA Cares Backpack Drive August is the month for IFMA Cares Annual Backpack Drive.
Chapter members provide a backpack and clothing for a designated child from Respite Care of San Antonio. Pictured is Brad Bauserman, Committee Chair along with Committee member Eddie Fischer and his wife Kimberly.
IFMA San Antonio August Chapter Meeting The IFMA San Antonio August Chapter meeting was held on August 1st, The presentation was Emergency Management Mitigation. Presentation by IFMA San Antonio Board Director Keith McMullen.
May 2018 Chapter Meeting The May meeting took place at SSFCU's new campus location.
Garth Erickson presented about the Facility Manager's perspective on constructing a new building after our tour of the facility. This new state of the art facility is beautiful with a gym, work out coaches, spinning classes etc. The cafeteria is restaurant style equipped with a fire grill. We enjoyed a wonderful lunch prepared by the cafeteria staff. We completed the meeting with a look at Event Center with its state of the art audio/visual equipment, it can hold an event of 500 people.
IFMA San Antonio Casino Night 2018 IFMA San Antonio's 2018 Casino Night was held on April 6th at the Old San Francisco Steak House. The Committee Chair is Nicole Plummer, She and her committee put on a great event. Everyone had a great time.
March 2018 Chapter meeting Chad Cosper and Mark Peterson of SAWS will present a program on SAWS Conservation: Commercial Regulation and Rebates. The regular meeting will be followed by a tour of the H2Oaks Center, San Antonio's new desalination plant which pumps brackish water from nearly 1,500 feet underground in the Wilcox Aquifer and treats it to produce 12 million gallons of drinking water each day. We will transport to the Center in our personal vehicles.
Membership Committee Meeting The Membership Committee met on January 10th. Member status updates 202 total members (114 Professional, 64 Associate, 2 Fellow, 1 retired, 5 Students, 16 Young Professionals)
3 New Members
10 Expiring Members
7 Dropped Members
January Presentation The meeting held on January 2, 2018 included the installation of Dan Sanchez and new Chapter chair and Stephanie Rainbow as Viice President. The presentation by Chief Weideman of Windcrest Fire Department's topic was Knox Boxes.
IFMA San Antonio Annual Awards Gala 2017 IFMA San Antonio Annual Awards Gala 2017
IFMA San Antonio members attended their Holiday Awards Gala Friday, December 8th at the Weston Riverwalk. Whit Runion received The Facility Manager of the Year Award Brad Bauserman received The Professional Member of the Year Award Ford Savage received The New Member of the Year award IfMA Cares Committee won The Committee of the Year Award. A wonderful time was had by all as they danced the night away with the DJ.
IFMA Cares Respite Care Workday The November 4th IFMA Cares, Respite Care workday was a huge success. The group built and stained a wheel chair accessible ramp onto an existing deck and created a safe access into one of the houses by removing the existing unsafe river rock and installing decomposed granite to create this entry.
October Chapter meeting Todd Bufalino, Director of Business Development and Chief Estimator at Accurate Pest Control, will be delivering a presentation on the biology of the three most commonly dealt with rodents in our region, signs to look for, and comprehensive control methods.
August Chapter Meeting - One Frost Presentation & Tour The August meeting presentation will be Workplace Transformation and Trends, presented by Mary Bartlett, Partner with Marmon Mok Architecture. Mary will be discussing the One Frost project which was completed last year, and we will have an opportunity to tour that building later in the day.
IFMA Cares Event at Franklin Park Erin Burnes helped organize an IFMA Cares event on June 30th
Residents of Franklin Park
Helping with the Patriotic Wreaths were
Christy Rhone, Jaden Rhone, Rhonda Fisher, and Brad Bauserman.
July 2017 Chapter Meeting, Installation of Officers July 2016 Chapter Meeting, Installation of Officer7 The July chapter meeting was held on July 5th. The Installation of the new Board Officers:for 2017 President - Sloane Wendell 1st VP - Dan Sanchez 2nd VP - Stephanie Rainbow Secretary - Denise Martin Treasurer - John Oswald. We had a special guest to perform the Installation Ceremony, IFMA CEO Tony Keane, CAE was the chapter's Special Guest to perform the Installation Ceremony
San Antonio Chapter of IFMA May meeting The May meeting presentation featured Dr. Sarel Levy, PhD
Sarel Levy, PhD, Associate Dept. Head, Construction Science, presented an overview of the FM programs at Texas A&M as well as some of the programs they are trying to grow, and the challenges they are facing
IFMA Cares' Easter Baskets for Respite Care The San Antonio IFMA Chapter's IFMA Cares committee presented 26 Easter Baskets to the Respite Care. Brad Bauserman, Committee Chair, circulated the list of children to the chapter members who volunteered to obtain and fill the baskets with clothing for the child they were matched to.
IFMA San Antonio Casino NIght IFMA San Antonio Chapter Casino Night 2017
Held on March 31st at the Old San Francisco Steak House
Committee Chair is Christy Rhone
The Event was extremely successful and all had a great time
IFMA San Antonio Chapter January 2017 Meeting January's meeting featured Dennis Noll, President/CEO of the Santikos Charitable Foundation.
After the meeting, all those interested are invited to travel to the Casa Blanca Theater (11210 Alamo Ranch Pkwy.) for a behind-the-scenes tour, followed by a time of socializing and enjoying the theater's amenities (including bowling!) -- for those who can stay.
IFMA Cares Backpack Drive 2016 This year's IFMA Cares' Backpack drive was another success story from the our San Antonio IFMA Team. 29 kids from Respite Care received new backpacks.
Bert Pfiester, Respite Care CEO,
Cari Paris of Wittig's.
Cari has a special needs two year old named after the rodeo announcer Hadley Barrett.
Bert is involved with the SA rodeo and has promised to introduce Cari's son to Hadley come next February.
August 2016 Chapter meeting August Chapter Meeting - Electronic-Based Preventive Maintenance
The August meeting will feature a program on an Electronic-Based Preventive Maintenance Program for Mechanical Equipment, presented by Tom Brimer of TDIndustries.
2016 IFMA San Antonio Golf Classic Committee Kickoff Meeting Meeting Agenda – July 19, 2016
• Review the P&L from 2015
• Start working on commitments from Companies/Vendors and contact prior sponsors
Update of Medal Sponsor benefit
• Platinum – two team entries
• Gold- 1 team entry
• Silver – 1 Team entry
• Bronze – 2 player entry and & $100.00 entry fee for each additional player for the 1st team and $175.00 entry fee per player for any additional teams
• Sept 1st Medal Sponsor commitment
• Oct 10th All Golf teams to register
July 2016 Chapter Meeting, Installation of Officers Congratulations to
David Duvall, Chapter President
Sloan Wendell, Chapter 1st Vice President
Daniel Sanchez, Chapter 2nd Vice President
Jeff Turov, Chapter Treasurer
Denise Martin, Chapter Secretary
President David Duvall updates with the State of the Chapter
2015 August Chapter Meeting August's monthly meeting was focused on the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Mary Bartlett, AIA, RID, LEED AP and Associate Partner with Marmon Mok Architecture, shared information on the design of the building and some of its very unique features. The meeting was followed by a tour of the Tobin Center, which is located downtown San Antonio.
2015 July Chapter Meeting Congratulations to our newly elected Officers. (L-R) Jeff Turov-Treasurer; David Duvall-President; Robert Mosher-outgoing President; Sloane Wendell-1st Chair; Denise Martin-Secretary; Daniel Sanchez-2nd Chair.
David Duvall presented our Chapter's Special Recognition Award to Robert Mosher for his outstanding leadership during his Presidency, and delivered the State of the Chapter and plans for the future.
IFMA CARES - Donated to Flood Victims IFMA Cares donated HEB gift cards to the Wimberley flood victims this past Sunday. Brad Bauserman (IFMA Cares Committee Chair) is presenting to Courtney of Cypress Creek Church, where relief efforts are being coordinated.
IFMA Showcase, Blue Book Networking Event Our Chapter was represented by Melissa Coo (Membership Chair) at the recent Blue Book Networking Event. It was a networking event focused on construction and vendor industries. We disseminated IFMA information regarding our activities and membership to attendees from San Antonio and as far north of Austin. We received a total of 43 business cards of interest.
Casino Night, April 2015 A night of fun activity -- this special event is created to provide a social network fun and enjoyment to raise funds towards our credentialing of chapter members and promote scholarships.
New Student Members We are proud to have two new University of Texas San Antonio (UTSA) student members. Melissa Coo, Membership Chair (middle) welcomes Grason Underwood (l) and Kelley Tripp (r) to their first monthly meeting. Their degree major is Real Estate Finance and Development.
2015 Feburary Chapter Meeting February Program - IFMA SA Chapter Exposed. Our chapter dedicated this session to having our Committee Chairs highlight their respective committee's purpose and contributions in order to promote interest from those members who would like to volunteer their time/services to serve on a committee.
19TH ANNUAL IFMA-SA CASINO NIGHT Proceeds from this event are distributed as follows:
50% is dedicated to scholarships for college students working towards a minor in...
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