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Month: August 2014

MUST READ!!!!!!!!

In the recent NIC Bulletin, Cosmetology Board President Leisa McElreath who also serves at NIC Secretary/Treasure has a featured article…  attached for you to read But the article that most caught my attention  was  the Editorial.  Are There conflicts on Boards?   If I did not know better I would think that article was Read More…

SCHOOL COORDINATOR QUITS!!!!!!

The word on the street is that School Coordinator, Stephanie Boone-Owens, has walked away from her position with the State Board of Cosmetology….  Earlier today I received a text stating that Stephanie has accepted a position with Virginia College in Gulfport.  I have made every attempt today to try to verify this  information with the Cosmetology Board office, Read More…

August 18, 2014 Special Call Meeting

A “Special Call Meeting” was held today for the purpose of:  Review of a New School Inspections, Employee Interviews and Review of Rules and Regulations….. Dorothy Ennis was out today due to having a scheduled doctors appointment.  Prior to the opening of the meeting Waylon Garrett asked all of the Read More…

Monday 7/28/2014 Oral Proceedings

On Monday July 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. the Board of Cosmetology held the Oral Proceedings for the May 19, 2014 Revision of the Rules and Regulations. The following schools had representation….. Ann Simmons and Tammy Brown, Chris’s Beauty College; Marie Butler, Magnolia College of Cosmetology; Karoline Finch, Mississippi Institute of Read More…

Monday 7-28-2014 Regular Board Meeting

On July 25, 2014, I submitted to the Board in writing, that I was planning to start videoing and audio record the Board meetings.  Prior to the Board meeting starting around 8:45 am,  Board attorney Jeff Jernigan, told me that he had received my letter concerning the video and audio recordings of the Board meetings.  He stated Read More…

Monday 7-21-2014 Special Call Meeting…

Special Call Meeting started at 1:48 p.m.  The Board is only allowed to discuss the topics that was posted for the Special Call Meeting.  The topics for discussion was Budget, Personnel, N.I.C Conference and School Inspection.. Dot Ennis was not present for this Special Call Meeting.  Dot was out on Board Read More…

Monday 7-21-2014 Administrative Hearings

Today was a day to be remembered.  Leisa McElreath  started her reign as Cosmetology Board President. Come to find out, Leisa has borrowed an American flag for the Cosmetology Board room. She had all who was present to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. I have no problem with this because I love my country. Read More…