30 in attendance
- 23 members 7 guests: Mike Foley, Shara Grant, Pam Klaas, Susan and Owen Hornung, Lt. Governor Beth Elaine and husband Mick Sheldrake. We also received a membership application from Susan Horning.
Tonight we welcomed guests, enjoyed food and fellowship together, and celebrated our 2016-17 year in photos and with awards. 2016-17 President Harris Segel called the meeting to order and welcomed guests. In his final remarks as president he said, "our club does great things," it has been an honor to be your president. He then put on is 2016-17 Lt. Governor hat and retired the 2016-17 officers and board of directors. Two leaving the board are Heather Langdale and Ed Ludden, thank you for your service.
2017-18 Lt. Governor Beth Elaine installed new officers and directors for the upcoming year. Cathy Smith and Lindsey Lenhart will join board members: Barbara Hartman, Bill Grant, Ada Trapanese, Todd Adams (Treasurer), Kim Berghs (Secretary), Steve Hess, Rachel Toomey (President-Elect), Harris Segel, and Liz Ross (President). Beth said the word that describes our club is dynamic and the word that describes our service was heartfelt. We know the needs of our community and center many projects around them.
Read L-R: Bill Grant, Todd Adams, Barbara Hartman, Liz Ross, Rachel Toomey,
Kim Berghs. Front L-R: Lindsey Lenhart, Ada Trapanese, Harris Segel. Missing;
Cathy Smith, Steve Hess.
Harris Segel and Beth Elaine
Todd Adams presented Zeller awards to the following members: Bill Grant, Barbara Hartman, Ed Ludden, Ada Trapanese, Giovanni Trapanese. He told the history of Walter Zeller and how the foundation began and the relationship with Project Eliminate. We are a model club and potentially saved the lives of over 690 children with raising funds to eliminate maternal
Zeller Awards L-R: Barbara Hartman, Bill Grant, Ada Trapanese, Giovanni Trapanese
Missing is Ed Ludden.
We presented Volunteer of the Year to Rachel Toomey and Kiwanian of the Year award to Harris Segel.
President Liz Ross thanked both
Lt. Governor's Harris Segel (Immediate Past) and Beth Elaine (current).
She closed the night by saying how she is looking forward to an exciting year with our club.
Thanks for a great year everyone!