Club Service—Julie Manning, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Club Service Committee includes programs, fellowship activities and the logistic operations of club meetings. Committee members plan a program schedule for the year that is enticing and engaging for club members. Inspirators, greeters, and table hosts plan and set up to welcome members at every meeting. Fellowship activities, such as holiday celebrations and changing of the guard events, are embraced for fun outside of the regular meeting calendar. Committee members include: Mike Sheets, programs; Inge King, greeters and inspirators; Becki Goslow, fellowship; Ron Thiesen, meeting set up.
Community Service Project Committee—Brian Augustine, email@example.com
The Community Service Project Committee works to provide local hands-on community service opportunities for our members and their families. Committee members plan each year’s projects, and help solicit member volunteers to participate in each event. The committee holds three meetings in the spring to plan the hands-on projects for the next Rotarian year that begins July 1. The group identifies local needs by contacting club members, local non-profits, churches and organizations that can help identify those who need assistance. Organizations who have service project needs should contact the Committee Chair. Committee members include: Becki Goslow, Lauren Gallegos, Erica Jensen, Carol Lee Woodstock, Russ Hedge, and Charlie Mitchell.
Youth Service—Andy Tucknott, firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth Service includes activities and experiences for new generations of Rotarians. The Rotary Youth Leadership Academy (RYLA) sponsors high school juniors to camp each summer. Students of the Month from each Corvallis middle school are recognized for their achievement. High Athletic Awards are presented to top high school athletes who achieve on the field and in the classroom. Corvallis High School has an Interact Club of students who take on service projects and Oregon State University has a Rotoract Club who advocate for humanitarian service at the collegiate level. Committee members include: LuAnn Carone Rhodes, Read Across Corvallis; Stephanie Douglas, Al Hutchinson, Ken Pastega, Jen Moore, and Mike Sheets, HS Student Athlete Awards: Locke Williams, HS Scholarships and RYLA; Larry Symonds, Interact: Tiffany Bailey, Middle School Essay Contest; Gerry Kosanovic, Rotaract; Van Melick, Student of the Month.
World Service–Tom Nelson, email@example.com
Rotary began with a goal to end polio worldwide. Today, polio is nearly extinct and will be by 2018. Beyond polio eradication, Rotary is known for its International service in five areas of humanitarian service that include clean water and sanitation, peace and conflict resolution, education and literacy, women and child health, and disease prevention. Rotary sponsors an international youth exchange, hosting an international student each year; and an international friendship exchange, hosting visiting Rotarians from international places. The Rotary Foundation supports global and district grants worldwide and is noted by CNN as one of the top five philanthropic organizations around the world. Committee members include: Kathleen Hutchinson, Jim Swinyard, Anissa Arthenyake, KayDee Cole, Foundation.
Vocational Service—Amy Jauron, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vocation service supports career avocation whether that be ethical decision making in the workplace, mock interview fairs for job seekers, or economic vitality awareness in a community.
Membership—Kim Nelson, email@example.com
The Membership Committee serves to identify new members and advocate for their membership in Greater Corvallis Rotary. Membership is also involved with new member activities and retention of current members. Committee Members Include: Lee Eckroth, Michele Kellison, Jenny Bouman, Carla Francis, Mark Kalmar, and Tammy Morrison.
Public Relations—Mike Corwin, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Public Relations Committee serves as the chief communicators for Greater Corvallis Rotary. Members of the PR committee publicize activities and events in the local media, maintain the website and Facebook page, take photographs, maintain the club Calendar, and promote Rotary through various ways. Committee Members Include: Tiffany Bailey, calendar; Dave Henderer and Ken Haines, e-Blasts; Jenny Bouman and Dave Zajicek, photography; Charlie Mitchell; Ken Robblee, Ben Danley, PR and Speakers publicity; Jill Schuster, Russ Hedge, Jeff Davis, Social Media; Mary Pat Parker, Kate Lacy, Judy Corwin, Website: Gerry Kosanovic, videos.