Lockport Rotary Club installed Officers and Directors for 2022-23 at their annual Changeover Luncheon.
New President Maureen Wendt was congratulated by immediate past President Tracy Farrell.
Maureen Wendt, President and CEO of the Dale Association, received the Rotary Club of Lockport’s president’s gavel from outgoing President Tracey Farrell at the club’s noontime transition meeting, Tuesday June 21st, 2022, at the Shamus Restaurant in Lockport.
Joining President Wendt for the 2022-2023 term, beginning July 1st, are Shelley Unocic, President-Elect; Bob O’Connor, Vice-President; Dick Mullaney, Secretary; Justin King, Treasurer and Steve Cotten, Sergeant-at-Arms.
Elected or reelected for a three-year term on the Rotary Club of Lockport Board are Maria Biano, David Greenfield, Angelina Anzalone, and Paul McAfee.
Rotary Foundation Committee Chair Aaron Carlson presented Bob O’Connor with a Paul Harris Fellow recognition certificate for his leadership in carrying out two Rotary raffles, the major fundraising effort by the club for local scholarships and mini-grants to not-for-profit organizations, and for his faithful technical assistance at weekly meetings. Paul Harris was the founder of Rotary and in honor of him,  Clubs donate $1,000 to the Rotary Foundation to achieve recognition as a Paul Harris Fellow for such persons. Rotarians may also achieve this recognition with individual donations at this level.
Individuals, families, and businesses, interested in supporting Rotary’s Service Above Self motto by joining Rotary are welcome to contact Membership Committee Chair, David Greenfield at: dngreenfield@verizon.net.