Tag: Rotary Club

Rotarian of the month March 2019: Jon Lyons

Dick Nelsen The Sun Lakes Rotary Club is proud of the Rotarian selected for the month of March. This fellow joined our club on May 30, 2017. He was a member of the Chandler Rotary Club prior to joining us. Easy to spot, he is the one who is always on the run with a…

Rotarian of the Month

Dick Nelsen Last month, the Sun Lakes Rotary Club selected a hard-working member, Chuck Deuth – the overseer of two of our biggest programs – the Dictionary project and the Choices project – as the Rotarian of the month for February. The Dictionary project provides a dictionary to every 3rd grader in the Chandler Unified…

Sun Lakes Rotarian of the Month

Dick Nelson Put together Nutrition and Education and you have something pretty special. That is what we have in January’s Rotarian of the Month; Grace Wilson-Woods who utilizes her skills to the upmost. She began her education with a BS degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago; MHS Governor’s State University at Park Forest,…

Two outstanding speakers at Rotary this month

Norm Noble On Tuesday, October 2, Yanick Hicks, a motivational and leadership trainer with the John Maxwell Group, will speak to the Sun Lakes Rotary Club. Yanick grew up in the small West African country of Cameroon. Things were tough when he first came to the United States. He was mocked by other kids in…

Rotarian of the Month

Norm Noble The Sun Lakes Rotary Club has a new Rotarian of the Month, Bill McCoach. Bill joined the club in February of 2014 and became actively involved immediately. He joined several committees and chaired the club’s effort in developing a Strategic Plan. With his club involvement, he was selected as the Service Above Self…

Outstanding lineup of Rotary speakers this month

  Norm Noble On Tuesday, June 5, Joan Campbell, Community Affairs Coordinator from the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, will talk about “Trending Scams.” Joan is a retired City of Glendale police officer. She worked in the patrol bureau, served as a school resource officer and as a community action team officer. On Tuesday, June 12,…

Rotarian of the Month

  Norm Noble Bill Schink, a real go-getter member of the Sun Lakes Rotary Club, was named at the March 6 morning meeting as March’s Rotarian of the Month. Bill joined the Sun Lakes Club in the Fall of 2010. He has been a “goer” ever since. He was our 2013-2014 president, and he has…

Phenomenal array of speakers at Rotary this month

Jay Tibshraeny

Norm Noble On Tuesday, November 7, Dr. John DenBoer, a clinical neuropsychologist specializing in the assessment and detection of early-stage dementia, will discuss Smart Brain Aging. He has published articles extensively in Clinical Neuropsychology and has been an expert speaker at many local, national and international conferences. He is the Founder and President of Mental…

Rotary Speakers this month

Norm Noble On Tuesday, July 11, Hien Nguyen, MD-MPH, will speak at the Sun Lakes Rotary Club’s breakfast meeting. Dr. Hien Nguyen is an Australian-born physician of Vietnamese descent. He graduated from the University of Melbourne, Australia, with High Distinction, where he received his Bachelor’s and Medical Degree and trained with the Royal Australian College…

Three outstanding Rotary programs this month

Norm Noble On Tuesday, January 3, students from the Hamilton High School Interact Club will visit the Sun Lakes Rotary Club to share what they are doing in their high school environment – where they are dedicated to public service. In the news, we hear about “bad” kids all the time. Come to Rotary on…