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The Westmont Rotary Club
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HomeClub Leadership

Each year, Rotary clubs elect their leaders to provide guidance and direction. The leaders of the Westmont Rotary Club are:

President: Irv Kaplan

Each year, Rotary clubs elect one member to serve as club president. A club president leads and guides a club to ensure that it functions effectively.
The year before becoming president, the president-elect prepares for the responsibilities of the office.
Club president responsibilities
  • Runs club meetings
  • Presides at club board meetings
  • Appoints club committee chairs and members
  • Ensures that each committee has definite objectives and is functioning consistently
  • Holds regular club assemblies
  • Cooperates with the district governor in various club and district Rotary matters and handles all correspondence promptly
  • Creates a club budget and manages club finances, including an annual audit

President Elect: 

A club vice-president presides at meetings of the club and the board in the absence of the president.

Club president-elect responsibilities
  • A club president-elect
  • Attends the presidents-elect training seminar
  • Serves as a director on the club board
  • Begins planning for the presidential year

Secretary: John Long

The club secretary helps with many of the administrative tasks related to the operation of a club, including taking attendance, record keeping, writing meeting minutes, and reporting to RI (including the semiannual report).

Treasurer: Jim Bator

The club treasurer is responsible for the management and stewardship of club funds.

Immediate past president: Elaine Carmichael


Sergeant-at-arms: Harold C Barry III

During Rotary club meetings, the sergeant-at-arms maintains order, encourages fellowship among members, and assists the club officers as needed.

Club committee chairs


Club committee chairs are appointed by the club president-elect for the coming year. They convene regular committee meetings and activities, supervise and coordinate the committee’s work, and report to the club board on committee efforts.
 
Programs: Irv Kaplan and Harold Barry
Membership: Jinny Szymski 
Public Relations: Glen Liljeberg
Community Service: Linda Sobotka
New Generations and Exchange Student Officer: Greg Allen and Glen Liljeberg
Sergeant at Arms: Harold Barry
Foundation: Bob Blackburn

MEETING LOCATION
Vincitori Restaurant
14 N Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL 60559
Phone: 630-663-9467 AT NOON*
*Last Tuesday of the month at 5:30PM
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Of the things we think, say or do

1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and

BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL

to all concerned?

CLUB LEADERSHIP

PRESIDENT
Robert Blackburn

PRESIDENT ELECT
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TREASURER
James Bator

SECRETARY
Jinny Szymski & Linda Sobottka

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