District Conference 2019-2020

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Will will attempt to reschedule this event at the appropriate time.

Celebrating Your Rotary Achievements

The Speakers

Dr. Patrice Palmer
SATURDAY LUNCH KEYNOTE

Dr. Patrice Palmer currently is an innovative social justice advocate and independent consultant at Chosen4Change, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to bring about restorative measure, through wholistic approach for both the families and individuals that are incarcerated or reentering society. Dr. Palmer works at the Franklin County Office of Justice Policy & Programs as a Reentry Support Specialist and Lead Facilitator for Pathways Achieving Recovery by Choice Program. She provides direct services to high risk, dual diagnosis women reentering the community from the Franklin County Correctional Center II. Through out-of-the-box thinking and personal experiences, Dr. Palmer through her extensive employment over the past 10 years has been able to lead her team and jump hurdles on both programmatic and administrative levels.

Dr. Palmer utilizes the values of social work as a guiding light and principles in her work. As Dr. Palmer states, “If we can restore the value, dignity, and worth of a person, we return a more productive citizen back into society.”

Mary Miller
FRIDAY LUNCH KEYNOTE

Mary Miller is the CEO of JANCOA Janitorial Services. An award-winning, 48 year-old family owned and operated commercial cleaning company in Cincinnati. JANCOA created a dream program that encourages people around the world to achieve their dreams. This program has evolved into a culture of caring. Mary’s forward-thinking and caring entrepreneurial spirit is evident in all aspects of her life. An energetic and enthusiastic business leader, she is notorious for her positivity and desire to help others realize their uniqueness and personal power.

Author of Changing Direction: Ten Choices that Impact Your Dreams, where she outlines steps anyone can take to achieve their wildest dreams. In addition to running a business with over 600 full-time employees, Mary is an Associate Coach at Strategic Coach in Chicago, the #1 business coaching program for entrepreneurs. Mary has received many accolades including the YWCA Career Woman of Achievement, EY Entrepreneur of the Year Ohio Valley Lifetime Achievement award and Doctorate of Humane Letters from Mount Saint Joseph College.

Greg Podd
RI REPRSENTATIVE

Greg Podd is a C.P.A. (Certified Public Accountant Retired – AZ) and a P.F.S. (Personal Financial Specialist) having operated his own practice until retirement in January 2000. During his professional tenure, he has written four professional continuing education courses and has been a keynote speaker at five national conferences.

Greg became a Rotarian in May 1982 and is a member of the Evergreen Rotary Club. He served as Rotary International Vice President 2015-16, Rotary International Director 2014-15, and as District Governor in Arizona District 5510 in 2003-04. Additionally he has served on numerous committees within Rotary.

Greg is the recipient of the “Service Above Self Award” and The Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service Award. Greg and his wife Pam have been married for 40 years, and have three children and four grandchildren. All members of the family are Paul Harris Fellows with Greg and Pam being Bequest Society and Arch C. Klumph Society Members.

Weekend Overview

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THUR,
MAY 14

4 PM
5 PM
6:30 PM

Registration Desk Opens
Reception – cash bar
Patio Picnic

FRI,
MAY 15

Assembly

8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
2:15 PM
3:15 PM
4:15 PM
5 PM
6:30 PM

Continental Breakfast
Opening Session
Workshops Breakouts
District Business Meeting
General Session and Lunch Buffet
Workshops Breakouts
Workshops Breakouts
Workshops Breakouts
Reception – cash bar
Governor Banquet and Presentations

SAT,
MAY 16

Conference

8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
2:15 PM
3:15 PM
4:15 PM
6:30 PM

Continental Breakfast
Opening Session
Workshops Breakouts
District Business Meeting
General Session and Lunch Buffet
Workshops Breakouts
Workshops Breakouts
Workshops Breakouts
Casual and Fun Dinner Buffet

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The Venue &
Accommodations

          Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center
          US Route 22 East
          Cambridge, OH 43725
          740-435-9000

Plan your next getaway under Ohio’s sunniest blue skies, where the air’s filled with the joyous shouts of lake-goers and the smell of last night’s campfire.  Make your summer plans at Salt Fork State Park Lodge, and get ready to make memories. You’ll find comfortable lodging, 20 miles of trails to explore on foot or horseback, as well as a spacious swimming pool. Your best vacation, wedding, reunion, or retreat starts here.

Rate: $119+tax   Code: Rotary 6690
CALL TO BOOK YOUR STAY   740-435-9000

Join us for Rotary Fun & Sun

The Rotary Family Vacation and Conference is designed with Rotary families in mind. All family members are invited, including pets! Join us all weekend or just for a day – there is plenty to learn and time to share with other Rotarians and their families. Plus, an on-site hands-on project!

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Rotarian Conference Registration Options:

  • FULL CONFERENCE PACKAGE – TBD (thru April 15)
  • FULL CONFERENCE PACKAGE – TBD (after April 15)
  • Friday Assembly Only (inc lunch) – TBD
  • Friday All Day Only (inc breakfast-lunch-dinner) – TBD
  • Saturday All Day Only (inc breakfast-lunch-dinner) – TBD
  • Thursday Peace Conference (inc lunch) – TBD add-on
  • Thursday Evening Picnic – 30.00 add-on

ROTARIAN FAMILY REGISTRATION

Meals for Children Attending Includes Friday night dinner and Saturday lunch​.

  • Ages 5-10: 15.00
  • Ages 4 and under: Free

In addition to the conference registration, many other activities and fellowship opportunities are available. Registration for these activities will be available at the conference.

lake side fun

SaltFork Lodge Logo

Fun Activities for Everyone

Plan your adventure now.

Silent Auction

House of Friendship

FRIENDS          FELLOWSHIP         FAMILY          FUN