Posted by Nancy Riedel on Jul 12, 2019
Steve Stauffer called the meeting to order
Brian Goode offered the prayer and led the pledge to the flag
 
FOUNDERS NIGHT -
 
 
Thank you to Past President Ben Shelton (and his lovely wife) for organizing a great Founder's Night which was held at the Sonesta Resort on Saturday June 29.  Wonderful fellowship, food, PHF recognition and President's awards. made for a great evening  All the awards were not given out as yet because of absence of members so a complete list will be published in the near future.  A few pictures above, Click on the photo gallery on the website (left margin)  to see pictures of the evening.
 
New Sergeant at Arms, Julie Camp-Tome welcomed visiting Rotarians and guests and collected Happy $$
Visiting Rotarians: Michael McLean, Moltrie GA; Jackie Minotas, Cleveland, OH; Dot Jeger, AG, Bluffton
Guests:  Lily - grand daughter of Alicia Powell; Ed Barnhart, guest of Bev James
 
Corey Malphrus was presented with a Paul Harris Fellow.
 
Alicia Powell was named Rotarian of the Year 2018-19
 
Lynn King was awarded a President's Award by Steve Stauffer
 
Area 4 Assistant Governor, Dot Jeger installed Lynn King as Club President, 2019-20
 
Dot then installed the Officers and Board for 2019-20.  Kristin Keller, PE; John Farrenkopf, Treasurer; Alicia Powell, Club Secretary; Corey Malphrus, Assistant Treasurer; Greg Wynn, Foundation Chair; Julie Camp-Tome, Sergeant at Arms; Creighton Stuckert, membership; Chuck Wiseman, Director; Steve Stauffer, Immediate Past President (some directors missing)
 
Speaker
President Lynn King addressed the membership, and began by thanking Steve for a job well done.  She also congratulated all the board members and said that anyone who wants to become involved to help will be embraced.  One of the things that makes us strong, this club embraces family - and sometimes it is difficult, but be sure to "leave enough for Rotary".  "Thank you for the honor".  Steve Stauffer "crowned" Lynn - so let the new year begin!   Congratulations Lynn, you will be a wonderful leader and President.