Committees

We offer several opportunities to engage in our club through a variety of committees. From service projects to special events, there is a place for you to plug in.

Membership Committee:

The membership committee focuses on growing our membership and helping current members feel welcome and engaged in the club. They also plan new member orientation.
Chair: Alex Carvalho (President Nominee)

Program Committee:

The program committee is in charge of securing the featured speakers for our club meetings.
Chair: Dawn Johnson (President Elect)

Public Relations:

The PR committee creates awareness of club activities and projects among club members, media, and the community. They also maintain the website and send out press releases and the newsletter.
Chair: Mitch Hixson

Service:

The service committee focuses on projects and activities the club undertakes to improve life in our community.
Chair: Kitty Keazer

Fellowship:

The fellowship committee is charged with developing opportunities for members to socialize and network outside of regular meetings.
Chair: Marcy Kauffman

Governance:

The Governance committee serves as nominating committee for the Board of Directors, oversees training/orientation of board members and handles other duties as decided by the club President. 
Chair: Wayne Unruh

Tours:

The tour committee coordinates tours of local businesses and interesting facilities for our members.
Chair: Lowell Peachey

Community Grants:

The grants committee oversees the annual grants allocation process each year. Our club awards nearly $20,000 in grants to local non-profits. Find the grant application here. (get a pdf of the app)
Chairs: Tona Turner/Gabe Goering

Community Youth:

The community youth committee recruits junior Rotarians and promotes the Rotary Youth Leadership Academy and other youth projects.
Chair: Aubrey Patterson 

Rotary International:

The RI committee coordinate youth foreign exchange programs, GSE and international service projects. They also inspire club members to give to The Rotary Foundation.
Chair: Dimitriy Vakulenko