This is Jan's second time as president, and she holds the honor of being as being our first female president back in 1999/2000. Jan was a founding member of Glenhaven Rotary back in 1993. Jan will be focusing on many community projects this year which include, Mental Health and Domestic Violence, Warrah School, Dural & PCYC
Annie is relatively new to Rotary, but has quickly found her passion for helping her local community. This year Annie is President Elect, Fundraising & PR Chair, our weekly newsletter editor and website design. This will also be her second year as Chair of Glenhaven Carols in conjunction with Glenhaven RFS.
Club Administration Director
Jean has been in Rotary for 23 years, the last 7 years with Glenhaven Rotary and is a Past President and Youth Director. She arranges guest speakers for our weekly meetings, looks after the attendance information and assists the President to make sure the meetings run smoothly.
Immediate Past President
Mentie did an wonderful job last year as President. Her governance and passion enabled us to raise over $30,000 last year that went to local, national and international projects. Mentie also took the club on the road visiting Lightning Ridge, and finding out first hand the problems facing rural communities.
Joyce is our accounts champion, she does an great job of reporting to the board each month and keeping us on track with our budgets. Joyce has been a member of Glenhaven Rotary for 11 years.
Rhonda handles all the official club secretarial duties and will be the friendly voice on the phone if you ring with a general inquiry. Rhonda has been a member of our club for 24 years.
These three take turns ensuring our meeting run smoothly. They make sure we run on schedule and their witticism and humor also adds the fun element to our evenings.
Jenny has been a member of Glenhaven Rotary for 5 years. This year Jenny will be looking after all things community as well l as taking on the role of helping Joyce with her treasury duties. If you have a community event and would like help from Glenhaven Rotary with either as extra manpower or providing a BBQ then please contact us now.
Hoda is our international guru, she works tirelessly with organisations who provide assistance and aid to overseas projects. Hoda has been a member of Glenhaven Rotary for 16 years.
This year Marie is our Vocational Chair as well as being one of our sergeants. Each year Marie does an amazing job of organising our annual vocational awards which celebrates our local unsung heroes. Marie has been a member of our club for 6 years.
Helen looks after our Youth projects, this role takes up many hours and there are multiple events each year which Helen and her team organises seamlessly. Thanks to Helens dedication Glenhaven Rotary has one of the most active Youth programs in the district. This year Helen won the club member of the year award.
Barry was one of our charter members 26 years ago. Not only has Barry served as a Past President but has also held the honor of District Governor. Barry works tirelessly as membership chair and is the fountain of all knowledge when it comes to all things Rotary! Barry spends hours mentoring new members as well as sitting on a number of Rotary District committees.
Social Committee Chairs
Annette & Jo do an incredible job organising social nights for our club, whether it is an in-house theme night or a large function Jo & Annette work tirelessly to make the evening flow seamlessly ensuring everyone has a wonderful time.
Rotary Foundation Chair
Vino is a charter member of our club. Over the last 26 years Vino has taken on many roles including bulletin editor, Sergeant at Arms and Foundation Conference Chairman for many years. Vino represents our club at Rotary Foundation meetings and is also the club's technical advisor and club historian.