Rotary GBI are pleased to announce that Debbie Hodge of the Rotary Club of Ware, has been elected President of Rotary in Great Britain & Ireland for Rotary year 2018/19.
Commenting on her election, Debbie said: “I am delighted and honoured to have the opportunity to serve as President in 2018/19, and will seek to share my enthusiasm for Rotary Service with our members and the wider community as we continue to put Service above Self.”
In addition, we can also announce that Brian Stoyel (pictured above right) of the Rotary Club of Saltash, has been elected as the Rotary International Director (Zone 18a) for 2017-19.
On his election, Brian said: “It is a great pleasure and privilege to have been elected for 2017-19. My lasting interest and joy in Rotary stems from seeing at first hand the wonderful work the organisation contributes to across the globe, and the role of Director will afford me a wider opportunity to meet and listen to the thoughts and ideas of people for the continued well-being of Rotary.”
I look forward to meeting you and sincerely thank you for the opportunity.
Debbie and Brian first joined Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland in 2001 and 1981 respectively, and have been involved with the organisation in a wide variety of capacities throughout their time as members.
Niall Blair (pictured bottom right), of the Rotary Club of Marlow, has also been elected as the Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland Hon. Treasurer for 2017/18 (unopposed).
First Published by RotaryGBI: Tuesday 2nd February 2016