The new MIFNA Board of Directors held a meeting on April 10, 2009 in Long Beach, CA at the residence of MIFNA’s new president, Ishak Japar.
Summary of the meeting and action items:
The structure of the board was defined and tasks and responsibilities of the Vice President (Fauzi Zainal), Treasurer and 3 directors were determined:
1. Event planning Fauzi Zainal
2. Treasurer Rina Faisal
3. Membership directory and member liaison: Nor Sharif
4. Social and welfare activities: Sulaiman Abbas
5. Fundraising activities and events: Zaiful Hashim*
The Board also appointed ex-officio members for the following functions:
6. Publicity and Communication: Hasnah Hamdan
7. Malaysian Consulate liaison and religious affairs: Rasli Muda
8. Malaysian Students Dept liaison: To be determined
*In July 2009, Mr Zaiful Hashim resigned from the Board due to other commitments. The Board appointed Dr Hasnah Hamdan to fill the vacated position.