Board of Directors

Board of Directors Meeting

Mission Statement:

The Sandy Pines Board of Directors will provide positive leadership and management direction so as to ensure the long term viability and success of Sandy Pines Wilderness Trails, Inc.

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Upcoming Board Meetings

To see the schedule of upcoming Board Meetings, visit the Event Calendar, click on View All Categories and select Board Meetings. You can also view upcoming board meetings in List View so you don't have to toggle through month by month.

Board Meeting Video

To watch past Board Meetings, visit the Sandy Pines YouTube Page. All past meetings are listed in chronological order.

Board Resolutions

Resolutions that are proposed to the Board for voting in future meetings can be found and will remain here for a few months after they are voted on by the Board of Directors.

Board Meeting Minutes

2021 Board Meeting Minutes

2020 Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Minutes Archive

The Board Meeting Minutes Archive contains meeting minutes from the past few years.

Board Of Directors News

Board of Directors News August

By Sydney Ritz | July 30, 2021 |

This month’s BOD article will feature a sort of instruction manual. An informative primer for the uninitiated, a reminder for those in the know, and a whack on the noggin for those that known but choose to ignore. And the subject today is alcohol! Now that I have your attention, remember that alcohol use is…

July 2021 Board of Directors Video

By Ian Mitchell | July 27, 2021 |

Pool Committee News July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |
Pool & Ladder

The Pool Committee will be revisiting the survey that was done in 2019 and will actively work on ideas for additional pool/water activity capacity at Sandy Pines. The survey showed that members felt a clear need for additional capacity and we will be working to develop some proposals to present to the membership for consideration.…

Board of Directors News July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |

By Paul Peppel Wow, what a difference a year makes. Skimming through some notes from last season, it’s hard to fathom the rigors we were forced to endure because of governmental restrictions. Crazy that the park wasn’t even technically open until June first. Heck, for a spell, in-staters weren’t even allowed to travel to…

Boar of Directors Bio Stephanie Saypannha July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |

My name is Stephanie, I have enjoyed Sandy Pines my whole life. My family has been in the park for forty five years and now my husband and I are raising our kids here during the summer months. We live in Holland with our two girls, Adelyn and Emmi. They attend Holland Christian schools, this…

Board of Directors Scot Wyman Bio July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |

Hello my name is Scot Wyman, I’m running for the board of directors this year. I was first introduced to Sandy Pines in the early 1990’s when my mother and brother bought places in Phase 3, I purchased shortly after that in 1994 (I believe). I was amazed at the size of the park and…

Board of Directors Bio Kelly V. Johnson July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |

Hello. My name is Kelly V. Johnson and I would like to start off by saying thank you to the 600+ members who placed your trust and confidence in me with your votes 3 years ago. Serving on the Sandy Pines Board of Directors can be difficult and time consuming, however, the satisfying reward of…

Board of Directors Bio Ellen Carpenter July 2021

By Sydney Ritz | June 30, 2021 |

My name is Ellen Carpenter and I am running for a second term on the Sandy Pines Board of Directors. I am currently the Chairperson of the Board, but also a member of the Safety and Security Committee, as well as the liaison for the 50th Anniversary  Committee. I was also on the North Shore…

2021 Board of Director Election Petitions

By Ian Mitchell | June 9, 2021 |

Open Positions: One – 1 Year Three – 3 Standard Years Notice of Board of Directors Petitions As per the Sandy Pines By-Laws, notice is hereby given that there will be four (4) positions available for the Board of Directors at the August 21, 2021, annual election. There is One 1 Year & Three Standard…

Board of Directors Update May 2021

By Ian Mitchell | April 30, 2021 |

By Paul Peppel The need for transparency is paramount in today’s business world. The Sandy Pines Board recognizes this, and has developed a process to not only increase board openness, but also give you, the members, the opportunity to be a part of the decision-making. Here’s how it works. When the board is on…

Annual Election
August 21, 2021

Labor Day Tournaments
September 3-5, 2021

Pancake Breakfast
September 4, 2021

Labor Day Fireworks
September 4, 2021