ASSISTANT GOVERNORS


Assistant Governor Area 1
Jack L. Neely
Club: Newark
Area 1 Clubs: Columbus, Columbus Short North, Olentangy, Worthington A.M.

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Assistant Governor Area 2
Wolfgang A. Lant
Club: Dublin A.M.
Area 2 Clubs: Dublin-Worthington, Tri-Village Rotary Club, Union County, Upper Arlington

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Assistant Governor Area 3
George A. Small Jr.
Club: Mount Vernon
Area 3 Clubs: Delaware, Mount Vernon, Sunbury-Galena, Westerville

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Assistant Governor Area 4
David A. Uhl
Club: Lancaster
Area 4 Clubs: Gahanna, Newark, Pataskala

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Assistant Governor Area 5
Thomas J. Kleven
Club: Olentangy
Area 5 Clubs: Dublin A.M., Hilliard, New Albany, Westerville Sunrise

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Assistant Governor Area 6
Connie S Hendren
Club: Dublin-Worthington
Area 6 Clubs: Circleville, Circleville Sunrise, Lancaster, Lancaster-Sherman

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Assistant Governor Area 7
Sandra L. Knoesel
Club: Columbus
Area 7 Clubs: Clintonville, Granville, Newark-Heath, Zanesville Daybreak

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Assistant Governor Area 8
Catherine Roebuck
Club: Canal Winchester-Groveport Area
Area 8 Clubs: Baltimore Ohio, Canal Winchester-Groveport Area, Reynoldsburg-Pickerington, Whitehall-Bexley

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Assistant Governor Area 9
Jerry Douglas
Club: Olentangy
Area 9 Clubs: Chillicothe, Chillicothe, First Capital, Grove City, Pike County

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Assistant Governor Area 10
Gregory A Ervin
Club: Jackson
Area 10 Clubs: Gallipolis, Ironton, Jackson, Portsmouth, Wellston

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Assistant Governor Area 11
Jennifer L. Gerevics
Club: Bridgeport
Area 11 Clubs: Barnesville, Bethesda-Belmont-Morristown, Bridgeport, St. Clairsville, St. Clairsville Sunrise

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Assistant Governor Area 12
Maryjane Shackelford
Club: Zanesville Daybreak
Area 12 Clubs: Byesville, Cambridge, Coshocton, West Lafayette, Zanesville

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Assistant Governor Area 13
Jenny Rebekah Stotts
Club: Athens Sunrise
Area 13 Clubs: Athens, Athens Sunrise, Logan, Middleport Pomeroy, Nelsonville

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Assistant Governor Area 14
Larry F. Arnold
Club: Belpre
Area 14 Clubs: Belpre, Malta-McConnelsville, Marietta, Marietta-Morning

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Wellston Rotary Club District Governor Official Visit
July 26th 2019
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Westerville Rotary Grill at Fourth Friday
July 26th 2019
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First Thursday - Taste of Chillicothe
August 1st 2019
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Bethesda-Belmont-Morristown District Governor Official Visit
August 7th 2019
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Newark-Heath Club District Governor Official Visit
August 8th 2019
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5th Annual Charity Golf Scramble
August 9th 2019
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Upper Arlington District Governor Club Official Visit
August 13th 2019
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Westerville Sunrise District Governor Official Visit
August 14th 2019
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Bridgeport District Governor Official Club Visit
August 15th 2019
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Dublin AM District Governor Club Official Visit
August 16th 2019
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St. Clairsville Sunrise District Governor official Club Visit
August 22nd 2019
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Westerville Rotary Grill at Fourth Friday
August 23rd 2019
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District 6690 Fall Training Assembly
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August 24th 2019
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Worthington AM & Olentangy District Governor Official Club Visit
August 29th 2019
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Ironton District Governor Official Visit
September 4th 2019
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Circle Sunrise & Noon Clubs Official District Governor Visit
September 5th 2019
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Dublin-Worthington District Governor Club Official Visit
September 11th 2019
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Newark - Heath District Governor Board Meeting Visit
September 11th 2019
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Westerville Rotary Foundation Golf Outing
September 16th 2019
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Columbus District Governor Club Official Visit
September 18th 2019
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Pataskala Club District Governor Official Visit
September 19th 2019
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Cambridge Club District Governor Official Visit
September 25th 2019
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Westerville Rotary Grill at Fourth Friday
September 27th 2019
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Columbus Club District Governor Official Visit
September 30th 2019
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Rotary Club of Coshocton District Governor Official Visit
October 1st 2019
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Granville Club District Governor Official Visit
October 7th 2019
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Rotary Club of West Lafayette District Governor Official Visit
October 23rd 2019
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Westerville Rotary Grill at Fourth Friday
October 25th 2019
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Lancaster and Sherman District Governor Club Official Visit
November 13th 2019
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Annual IRS Form 990 Filing Due
November 15th 2019
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Short North District Governor Official Club Visit
November 19th 2019
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Barnesville District Governor Official Club Visit
November 19th 2019
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Belpre Club District Governor Official Visit
December 5th 2019
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Zaneville Noon District Governon Club Official Visit
December 10th 2019
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Rotary Club of New Albany District Governor Official Visit
December 10th 2019
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Clintonville District Governor Official Board Meeting visit
January 14th 2020
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Clintonville District Governor Official Club Visit
January 17th 2020
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Information:

Assistant governors are part of the district leadership team, which also includes the district governor and district committee members. Your primary role is to assist the governor with the administration of your assigned Rotary clubs.

Effective clubs are able to:

  • Sustain and increase their membership base
  • Implement successful service projects that address the needs of their community and communities in other countries
  • Support The Rotary Foundation through both program participation and financial contributions
  • Develop leaders capable of serving Rotary beyond the club level

Your responsibilities before your year in office begins on 1 July include:

  • Providing input to the governor-elect on what the district wants to achieve and the resources necessary to reach district goals
  • Advising the governor-elect on district committee selections
  • Attending the district team training seminar to

– Learn about your role and responsibilities
– Finalize your district’s communication plan
– Establish district goals and objectives for the coming year

  • Meeting with the presidents-elect of your assigned clubs at the presidents elect training seminar (PETS) to implement and review the Club Leadership Plan and begin establishing goals using the Planning Guide for Effective Rotary Clubs
  • Working with the leadership teams of your assigned clubs at the district assembly to further develop club goals and implementation plans
  • Consulting with the outgoing assistant governor to discuss what you can expect when working with club leaders
  • Reviewing RI and Rotary club constitutional documents in the Manual of Procedure (035-EN) and familiarizing yourself with RI policy for clubs and districts

Your responsibilities during your year in office include:

  • Visiting each of your assigned clubs either monthly or quarterly to discuss the business of the club, available resources, and effective management of funds with the club president and other leaders
  • Assisting club leaders in scheduling and planning for the governor’s official visit
  • Attending each club assembly after the district assembly and during the governor’s official visit
  • Keeping the governor updated on clubs and suggesting ways to enhance their development
  • Encouraging clubs to follow through on the governor’s requests and recommendations
  • Monitoring each club’s progress toward its goals for membership, service projects, The Rotary Foundation, club administration, and public relations
  • Coordinating training at the club level with the appropriate district committee
  • Identifying and encouraging the development of future district leaders
  • Attending and promoting attendance at the district conference and other district meetings
  • Participating in Rotary Foundation programs, annual and special giving events, and other assignments as necessary

Rotary’s Constitutional Documents

The Rotary International constitutional documents provide club and districts the foundation for RI’s policies and procedures.

  • Constitution of Rotary International (PDF)
  • Bylaws of Rotary International (PDF)
  • Standard Rotary Club Constitution (PDF) (Word)

All clubs admitted to Rotary membership must adopt this constitution.

  • Recommended Rotary Club Bylaws (Word)

Clubs can tailor these bylaws, as long as their changes align with Rotary’s constitutional documents and the Rotary Code of Policies.

2019 COL Report of Action

The Manual of Procedure offers a concise version of Rotary’s policies and procedures. The manual is geared to Rotary club and district leaders and features information that’s most relevant to their roles. It is published every three years to reflect adopted legislation and decisions of the RI conventions, the Council on Legislation, the Rotary International Board of Directors, and the Trustees of The Rotary Foundation.