The 2020 Winter Meeting was held February 8th and 9th, 2020 at the Springhill Suites Marriott in Murray, KY. Office visits from the board and stewards were to Mayfield, Murray and Benton. 
Two new Board members were appointed and sworn in by President Margie McDaniel. We welcome Curtis Nason and Steve Roberts to the remaining terms. We say good-bye to Scott Barnes and Rebekah Zemo and want to thank them for their service to our state board. Sometimes life has you make choices and we wish them the best in their future.
Our first ever webinair was well received with a full house.  TSP was the topic. This is something the board wants to explore futher.  
Worship service was a time of rejoicing. Sugg, his wife, Carol and granddaugher Isabella treated us to some special singing.
Board meeting, Labor Seminar and District Officer workshop finished out the weekend.





 
                                                                                                


















 State Convention June 6-7, 2020
 Holiday Inn Louisville East - Hurstbourne
 1325 S Hurstbourne Pkwy
 Louisville, KY



Assigned National Officer for State Convention

SUSAN T. KNAPP, DIRECTOR OF STEWARD OPERATIONS
NATIONAL RURAL LETTER CARRIERS’ ASSOCIATION
 
Susan Knapp was born in Syracuse New York. One of seven children, she is the only girl. Susan has been married to Gerald Knapp since 1976; they have three children, 8 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Susan and Gerald live in Middletown NY.
 
Originally hired by the USPS as an RCR, Susan was appointed to the position of regular rural letter carrier at the Middletown NY Post Office in 1985 where she was first elected as a local steward. She transferred to the New Hampton Post Office in 1988.
 
Susan has served in the steward system for over 35 years and was State Steward for the New York RLCA for eleven of those years.
 
In 2003, Susan was appointed by the National Rural Letter Carriers' Association as a Grievance Specialist. In that position Susan handled grievances at the Step 3 level of the grievance process and participated in arbitrations as a technical assistance under the direction of the National Director of Labor Relations.
 
Susan has served on the National Board since August 8, 2008 and as Director of Steward Operations since the 2018 National Convention in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Director of Steward Operations in conjunction with the other National Board members oversees and administers the National Steward System.
 
As a member of the National Board, Susan has been a member of the contract negotiation team for the last three contracts. She is committed to the advancement of the Rural Carrier Craft as well as the safety and well-being of every rural carrier.