Posted by Terry Newton on Jan 23, 2019

Petoskey Rotary Noon Club NEWSLETTER

January 23, 2019

Andre Strydom led us in God Bless America

Four Way Test:  Justin Blohm   

Invocation:  BJ Shawn “Smile”

Singing/Song:  Andre Strydom and Melissa Thompson led us in “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and Smile

Calendar Winners:  President Steve Cross called on Lucas Porath to read Calendar winners: Link

Visiting Rotarians:  No visiting Rotarians Today

Visitors:  Elizabeth Newton, Mike Reaves, he finally had his fireside today, but he said he saw his shadow so six more weeks of free lunches or we can start to bill John Calabrese, Leah Callan, the new Director for the YMCA and a fellow Spartan

Life Events:

Rotary Anniversaries:

Bob Waldvogel 19 years


Kam Culbertson and John Scholten


Steve Cross met with Randy Evans this morning and he wanted to let everyone know that he is transferring to the Morning club


Melissa introduced Roger Winslow, Kam Culbertson the birthday boy and Lucas Porath for our quarterly Meet your Fellow Rotarians. We found out a lot of good things about them

Annual Meeting Update:

Slate of Officers to be Voted on January 30, 2019:

Board Members Term June 2019 – June 2021

  1. Justin Blohm

  2. Angie Cranney

  3. Jeff Wynder

President Nominee

  1. Ashley Whitney

Members At Large

  1. Gary Fedus

  2. Mike Spencer

For your Reference: Board Members for June 2019 – 2020 are:

  1. Stuart Fenton

  2. Nikki LaDeur

  3. Kassia Perpich

Leadership Roster:

  1. President Elect Liz Ahrens: 2019 – 2020

  2. President Elect Reg Smith: 2020 – 2021

  3. Past President Steve Cross: 2018 2019

  4. Secretary: Terry Newton

  5. Treasurer: Jim Wibby

Wanted; New Calendar Sales Controller:

Bill Collins is looking to retire from his highly paid position as:


Job Description:

  • Record weekly sales of calendars – Approximately October 1 – March 1. After initial set up, will required approximately 2 hours per week

  • Monitor sales activity & keep Calendar Sales leadership, including Treasurer & President appraised of results

  • Should have working knowledge of Excel

  • Should be detail oriented

  • Deliver checks & calendar stubs to Karen Langs

  • Does not require handling funds

If interested, please see Bill Collins for advanced training