Allen County Area Retired School Personnel met Wednesday at Calvary Methodist Church in Iola.
The church men served a bounteous breakfast to 35 members and guests Tim Osborn, a new member, and Jane Martin, district representative.
Deanna Harper installed the officers: Paul Upshaw, president, Sharon Grisier, treasurer, and Carol Chrisenberry, secretary. Jane Martin reported on the convention and presented Community Participation Awards to Paul Upshaw and Donna Houser. Houser also received an award for having the most hours; more than 3,000.
Serving on an audit committee are Doris Stranghoner, chairman, Linda Johnson and Ken Groves. Arvin Clemans, Wayne Dunn, Don Walburn and Linda Brocker will serve as a nominating committee.
Cindy Hayes and Kell Smalley of the Association Member Benefits Advisors presented the program.
The next meeting is Oc. 3, at Calvary UMC with Elaine Stewart catering the luncheon.