Officers & Directors - 2018-2019

President
 
President-Elect
 
Past President
 
Board of Directors
Club Service
Club Operations
Vocational Service
Community Service
International Service
Youth Service
Membership
 
Treasurer
 
Club Secretary
 
Associate Secretary - Classifications/Biographies
Ginny Lear
 
Dana Tom
 
Betsy Bechtel
 
 
Dick Bush
Dave Thorton
Steve Emslie
Hal Mickelson
Tim Watson
Rebecca Geraldi
Elizabeth Santana
 
Bruce Gee
 
Sally Tomlinson
 
Bob McCowan

 

The Board of Directors meets the second Wednesday morning of each month at 8 am. Meetings are open to all members.
Contact the President to confirm the meeting location.

For current information, consult rotarypaloalto.org


PRESIDENT - Conducts weekly meetings and presides at monthly Board of Directors meetings. In collaboration with the members of the Board, establishes goals for the year and oversees club projects and programs. Makes committee assignments and is responsible for executing decisions of the Board. Serves for one year from 1 July to 30 June.

PRESIDENT-ELECT - Serves on the Board of Directors. Is available to substitute for the President as needed to preside over a club or board meeting or other club or district focused events. Chairs the Nominating Committee in November to choose the President-Elect, for the year following. Plans and organizes for his/her upcoming year. Takes on special assignments as needed.

PAST PRESIDENT - The Past President serves on the Board for one year after their term in office, and traditionally chairs The Rotary Foundation Fund Raising Campaign in October. The Past President is in charge of planning the “Debunking Ceremony” at the end of the current President’s term of office.

TREASURER - Helps the President prepare the Club budget. Maintains all financial records and provides regular financial reports and analysis to the Board of Directors. Prepares checks and makes deposits as required. Works with The Rotary Foundation Recorder and with the Endowment Treasurer to prepare comprehensive financial reports at year end.

SECRETARY - Club Records, Data Management: Club Classifications and Biographies Secretary: Recording Secretary: Maintains member files. Advises Board on resignations, leaves of absence, etc. and handles related correspondence. Takes minutes of Board of Directors Meetings. Receives and distributes Club mail. Is the principal liaison between the Club and the weekly meeting location on such matters as meeting dates, and with assistance on meals and meal charges, etc. Maintains a store of necessary club supplies. Handles correspondence with and reporting to Rotary International. Maintains the Club calendar and reminds the President of important dates and deadlines.