HR64: Celebrating the life of Kristin Safran.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 64
Celebrating the life of Kristin Safran.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 28, 2009

 

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran, a loving wife and mother, business owner, and member of the board of directors of the International Bottled Water Association in Alexandria, died on February 12, 2009; and

WHEREAS, a hard-working student, Kristin Safran received a bachelor’s degree from Sam Houston State University and completed graduate work there and also at Cleveland State University; and

WHEREAS, innovative and entrepreneurial, Kristin Safran worked as a campaign manager and beverage market manager before starting her own business, ARK Specialty Services, which provides a full range of regulatory, technical, and information services to the bottled water and beverage industries; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran’s experience and expertise in the water industry led her to travel around the world, including to Iraq, where she helped set up a safe water supply for United States Armed Forces on four bases; she served on the board of directors of the International Bottled Water Association, where she chaired various committees and task forces; and

WHEREAS, a trusted consultant, Kristin Safran spoke at various water-related association convention meetings and published several articles on various bottled water topics; and

WHEREAS, a devoted wife and mother, Kristin Safran married Russ Safran and cherished the time she spent with him and their precious children; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran was known for her energy and ability to get things done and gave generously of her time and talents in the community, including as a volunteer at the Learning Center and leader for the county recycling advisory council; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran will be fondly remembered for her caring and compassionate nature and will be greatly missed by her young family including her loving husband, Russ; beloved children Alex and Sydney and stepdaughter Jessica; parents Gale and Cindi Saltzgiver; and other family members, friends, and business associates; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness the loss of Kristin Safran; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the family of Kristin Safran as an expression of the House of Delegates’ respect for her memory.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 64
Offered February 27, 2009
Celebrating the life of Kristin Safran.
Patron-- Saxman

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran, a loving wife and mother, business owner, and member of the board of directors of the International Bottled Water Association in Alexandria, died on February 12, 2009; and

WHEREAS, a hard-working student, Kristin Safran received a bachelor’s degree from Sam Houston State University and completed graduate work there and also at Cleveland State University; and

WHEREAS, innovative and entrepreneurial, Kristin Safran worked as a campaign manager and beverage market manager before starting her own business, ARK Specialty Services, which provides a full range of regulatory, technical, and information services to the bottled water and beverage industries; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran’s experience and expertise in the water industry led her to travel around the world, including to Iraq, where she helped set up a safe water supply for U.S. Armed Forces on four bases; she also served on the board of directors of the International Bottled Water Association, where she chaired various committees and task forces; and

WHEREAS, a trusted consultant, Kristin Safran spoke at various water-related association convention meetings and had published several articles on various bottled water topics; and

WHEREAS, a devoted wife and mother, Kristin Safran married Russ Safran and cherished the time she spent with him and their precious children; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran was known for her energy and ability to get things done and generously gave of her time and talents in the community, including as a volunteer at the Learning Center and leader for the county recycling advisory council; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Safran will be fondly remembered for her caring and compassionate nature and sorely missed by her young family including her loving husband, Russ; beloved children Alex and Sydney and stepdaughter Jessica; parents Gale and Cindi Saltzgiver; and her other family members, friends, and business associates; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That the House of Delegates hereby note with great sadness the loss of Kristin Safran; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the family of Kristin Safran as an expression of the House of Delegates’ respect for her memory.