WHEREAS, the day to day operation of the American Society of Mammalogists, together with the continuity of its existence over the years, rests largely with the office of the Secretary-Treasurer; and
WHEREAS, this office has been discharged for a period of over 20 years, by Bryan P. Glass with the assistance of Carolyn E. Glass whose efforts have been an integral part of those of the Secretary-Treasurer; and
WHEREAS, over these years Bryan and Carolyn Glass have not only carried out these responsibilities with outstanding diligence, but moreover have devoted their time, energy, and enthusiasm far beyond the official call of their duties; and
WHEREAS, the Glasses' unselfish contribution of a meaningful portion of their lives over two decades has been crucial to the flourishing of the American Society of Mammalogists;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the American Society of Mammalogists in session at its fifty seventh annual meeting at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, extends to Bryan and Carolyn its deepest gratitude together with warm wishes for their full enjoyment of their newfound freedom.