Rob and Kelly Liffland of Pawling were inducted into the Pawling Rotary Club during the regularly scheduled Tuesday lunch meeting June 23, which took place at noon in the Lathrop building at Lakeside Park.
New officers and board members were also inducted. Recent Past President, Dick Harshbarger passed the gavel to this year’s new president, Ann Godesky. Brian Smith will take the reigns as treasurer from John Ammaturo, and Jeff Asher will continue as Chapter Secretary. This year’s Board of Directors includes Dick Harshbarger, Ann Godesky, Brian Smith, Jeff Asher, John Ammaturo (who will now serve as chair of the Membership Committee), Earl Crawford (who will fill the new post of Rotary Foundation Chair and Liaison,) Lori Johnson, Susan Stone, and Carl Dill.
The speaker at the June 23rd meeting was Frank E. Wargo, International Training Coordinator of the Rotary Leadership Institute, who spoke passionately about The Rotary Foundation and the many international projects supported by the Foundation, which improve the quality of life for those residing in third world countries.
Pawling Rotary is celebrating its 75th year of service to the Pawling Community. For information about Pawling Rotary and how you can make a difference in the community, contact Ann Godesky at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ann Godesky , president
Jeff Asher, secretary
Brian Smith, treasurer
John Ammaturo, membership chair
Earl Crawford, Rotary Foundation chair
Lori Johnson, Rotary Youth Exchange chair
Car Dill, Board Member at Large
Susan Stone, Board Member at Large
Richard Harshbarger, Board Member at Large
Photo’s Courtesy of Jeff Asher