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Pasadena South

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:16 PM
Pappa Yolks Grill
5824 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX  77505
United States of America
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Congratulations to President Art Del Barrio, his first meeting for Rotary year 2019-2020
"Rotary Connects The World"
Pasadena South Rotary held our Installation Banquet at Linda and Johns home on Tiki Island.
Installation Officiated by Scott Rainey-, DG 2020-2021
THANK YOU Dave Cooper for being our fearless leader this past 2 years. We should ALL be very pleased with the work we have done, now let's get out there and do it again this year!
Outgoing Pres Dave Cooper with in-coming Pres- Art Del Barrio
Officers and Board Members
Larry Wilson, Troy McCarley, Rhonda Parmer,  DG-Elect Scott Rainey
   Bryan Parmer, DG-Elect Scott Rainey
Rotarian of the Year
Congratulations  Charles Davis
Paul Harris Fellow Awards:
Rhonda Parmer +1 
Linda Nagel +2
  Danny Schnautz +2
Perfect Attendance:
Danny Schnautz- 6 years 
Larry Wilson- 15 years 
  Charles Davis- 23 years
Ted Grant- 24 Years
Atul Kothari and Ajit Paralkar spoke to our club today on the Eternal Gandhi Museum Project for Houston/Harris County, off Beltway 8 and 59 South.
Jeanna Bamburg, CEO of HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast (formerly Bayshore Medical Center) spoke to our club on how HCA Southeast is making a difference for Pasadena
Pasadena South Rotary Club honored Reiko Denison today as a long time member and supporter of our Club.
Thank you Reiko!
Today we honor 5 High School Students with Scholarships from Sam Rayburn HS and South Houston High School.
And our 2 Jr Rotarians from Sam Rayburn High School
Jelithza Miranda of South Houston High School will receive the William P. Jones Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. She will graduate number 52 in a class of 551 students with a grade point average of 4.276- She plans to attend University of Houston to pursue Pre-Med to become a General Dr.
Jelithza is the daughter of Joel and Juana Miranda
Sandra Lopez of Sam Rayburn High School will receive the Buddy Gillioz Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. She will graduate number 22 in a class of 609 students with a grade point average of 4.59. She plans to attend University of Houston to study education, specifically Special Education or in the Social Services Field.
Sandra is the daughter of Audres Lopez and Hayde Estrada
Noe Rodriguez of Sam Rayburn High School will receive the Norman S. Clauson Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. He will graduate number 26 in a class of 609 students with a grade point average of 4.48. He plans to attend San Jacinto College to study either Engineering or Healthcare field, He is researching jobs that can combine the two together like Biomedical Engineering.
Noe is the son of Jose and Irasema Rodriguez.
Daisy Curiel of South Houston High School will receive the Pasadena South Rotary Club President’s Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. She will graduate number 56 in a class of 551 students with a grade point average of 4.23. She plans to attend Sam Houston State University and major in Criminal Justice.
Daisy is the daughter of Jose Curiel and Perla Sisa
Edgar Gonzalez-Vega of Sam Rayburn High School will receive the LCpl Garrett Gamble Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. He will graduate number 76 in a class of 609 students with a grade point average of 4.106. He plans to attend San Jacinto College to combine two majors, Criminal Justice and Psychology into a degree in Criminal Psychology.
Edgar is the son of Edgar Gonzalez Castro and Lina Vega Morales.
Our May Jr Rotarians from Sam Rayburn HS are Digna Giron and Roberto Valdovinos
Our club members congratulates all our Fine Scholarship winners, we know they will do great things in their endeavours.
Art Del Barrio did an AMAZING job smoking 28 briskets and organizing this evening’s club fundraiser benefiting scholarships for Pasadena ISD students!
We appreciate everyone in the community who purchased tickets in support of this sell-out event, and we thank all club members who contributed their time and/or donations to make sure this was a success for the kids!
We are please to present our April Jr Rotarians from South Houston High School, Ashley Villarreal and Oscar Guevara.
Congratulations, we know GREAT things are in your reach.
Oscar Guevara, Ashley Villarreal, AP- Joy Johnson, Club Pres. Dave Cooper
Roy Mease spoke to our club about the Acquisition of Bayport. Roy served as a City Councilman of Pasadena for many years.
Thank you Roy for spending your time talking with our club on the process.
Happy Administrative Professionals Day!
Thank you to all our Members for making this a special and a BIG surprise day for me. 
Attorney and Rotary Member,  Larry Wilson spoke to our club on Texas Municipal Courts.
Club Pres, Dave Cooper and Larry Wilson
Our March Jr Rotarians from Sam Rayburn High School, Congratulations to Andrea Gutierrez and Jonathan Marroquin
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Jonathan Marroquin, Andrea Gutierrez, and Sam Rayburns AP, Keon Wortham.
Glenn Daniels, with over 25 years of experience as a professional speaker, trainer, and author, shared with our club "WHY SMART GOAL SETTING IS DUMB. THE POWER OF YOUR ATTITUDE"
The drive to be a person that makes a difference has helped him share his message with tens of thousands of people each year.
We were honored to have 2 students from South Houston HS Debate,
Stacy Salazar and Michelle Obi along with their Teacher Kimberly Coleman
Michelle Obi
Stacy Salazar along with our Past Pres. Rhonda Parmer.
They are  also our Jr Rotarians for February. Congratulations! 
Pictured, Past Pres. Rhonda Parmer, Michelle, Stacy and AP Joy Johnson
Randy Haddox, Operations/Marketing Director  and Jay Mackey, President, with Community Health 1st ER visited our club with info on their new facility located at 1101 East Blvd, Deer Park, TX.
Randy Haddox, Dave Cooper-Club Pres and Jay Mackey
Jay Mackey, President of Community Health 1st ER.
Constable Phil Sandlin and Asst Chief Jeff Lamar from Harris County Pct 8 visited our club today with some helpful info on how to Respond to an Active Shooter.
They showed us some of the different firearms they use.
Congratulations to our January Jr Rotarians are from Sam Rayburn High School, Melissa Sosa and Angel Navarrete.
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Angel Navarrete, Melissa Sosa and Assistant Principal Elizabeth Ferguson
Howard Burg, Guinness Book of World Record holder for World's Fastest Reader. He read more than 25,000 words a minute and writing more than 100 words a minute. Howard uses his talents to train you on how to stay on top of the information your success depends upon.
Some students from San Jacinto Intermediate School joined us to see Howard Burg and get some good pointers on their memory.
Howard Burg with our Club President, Dave Cooper
November Jr Rotarians are from South Houston High School.
Congratulations Ana Chavarria and Hobart Tran
Joy Brown Johnson- AP with South Houston HS, Ana Chavarria, Hobart Tran, Dave Cooper- Club President
Natalie Stigall from The Bridge Over Troubled Waters returned this week to finish up her presentation on "Abuse"
Thank you Natalie for all the great info you shared with our club.
Congratulations to our October Jr. Rotarians from Sam Rayburn High School are:
Nicholas Cisneros and Isabella Camarillo
Pictured below: Rotarian and Rayburn HS Principal- Vanessa Reyes, Nicholas Cisneros, Isabella Camarillo, and our club Pres. Dave Cooper
Natalie Stigall is the Education and Outreach Advocate of The Bridge Over Troubled Waters
spoke to our Club today. She educated us on the different ways on domestic and sexual violence, and how to support someone in an abusive relationship.
Natalie will be back Oct 31st to finish up her program. Please feel free to join us.
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Natalie Stigall and Paola Fusilier
Linda Rodriquez is the District Corrdinator of PBIS Multi-Tiered System of Behavioral Support for Pasadena ISD.
Her focus is on mental health education/awareness, social emotional learning, building trauma-informed school environments, developing kinesthetic classrooms, embedding restorative practices that build positive relationships and repair harm to the students. She is piloting the district's first use of a virtual platform (telehealth) to provide direct counseling services to youth struggling with mild to moderate mental health concerns related to trauma, grief, anxiety and depression.
President-Elect Art Del Barrio is having Linda Rodriquez sign a book that Rotary will donate to a student.
Sarah Burke, Dean of Instruction for Early College High School from Sam Rayburn 
Sarah is responsible for cultivating positive ECHS culture, coordinating with San Jacinto College to provide their students with post-secondary coursework and ultimately readying to earn an associate's degree along with their high school diploma.
September Jr Rotarians from South Houston High School
Julio Perez is # 1 in his graduating Class 2019
Fabiola Trevino is #3 in her graduating Class 2019
Troy McCarley, Joy Johnson-AP at Rayburn, Julio Perez, Fabiola Trevino and Club Pres, Dave Cooper
Charles Canales with Sam Rayburn High School DECA program updated our club on the progress of the program.
Along with 2 of his students, Emmanuel Soto, the President of DECA and Carla Rangel, Vice-President of DECA.
Club President Dave Cooper, Darla Rangel, Charles Canales and Emmanuel Soto
Charles Canales favorite quote-
Judge Angelina Gooden with 280th Family District Court was appointed to fulfill the unexpired term through December 2018.
She spoke on protective orders and domestic violence. She worked for both private law firms and in the non-profit sector as a contract attorney with Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse for 11 years. 
Judge Angelina Gooden signing a book for s student, and our Club Pres. Dave Cooper
Dirk Weisiger, Author of "Leave Tomorrow" his 14 month Motorcycle adventure from Austin, Texas to Ushuaia, Argentina.
filled with unexpected adventures, surprises and lessons about life and travel.
Dirk showed us how he did the wedding ring rope trick on the turtles.
the end of the Road. As far South as one can drive.
Dirk solidified his belief that making new friends is the best part of travel and that everyone should get out to life their movie!
Dirk with Club Pres. Dave Cooper
Beckie Stockstill-Cobb, our AG for District 5890, Beckie is a member of Deer Park Rotary Club
She came and spoke to our club on all the activities Rotary District 5890 has scheduled for 2018-2019
Along side our Club President, Dave Cooper
Pasadena South Rotary worked with Pasadena ISD to help "Fill the Bus" with school supplies for the new school year.
Along side the Mayor Jeff Wagner, we loaded up the bus with school supplies.
Signing the banner is Linda Nagel, Charles Davis, Cammie Schnautz and Ted Grant.
Our Club President, Dave Cooper
Pasadena South Rotary Installation Luncheon 2018-2019
Club President- Dave Cooper
ADG Beckie Stockstill-Cobb Installed our New President for 2018-19 yr, Dave Cooper. 
Our 2018-19 Officers and Board
(Left to Right) 
Troy McCarley, Danny Schnautz, Hillary Woest, Rhonda Parmer, Ted Grant, Linda Nagel, Charles Davis, Art Del Barrio, and Club President- Dave Cooper. 
Lifetime Service Award
Reiko Denison
Service Above Self Award
Linda Nagel
Rotarian of the Year Award
Art Del Barrio
Paul Harris Fellow Awards
(Not pictured Vanessa Reyes)
Paola Fusilier 
Art Del Barrio
Perfect Attendance Award
Traci Goodwin- 1 year
Danny Schnautz- 5 years
Larry Wilson- 14 years
Charles Davis- 22 years
Ted Grant- 23 years
Changing out the New Rotary Flag
Dave Cooper and Rhonda Parmer 
"Success is not accident.  It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do."" (Pele)
Derrill Painter is our District's area Membership Chair. He spoke to our club on different types of Memberships. To help grow our Club's membership.
Xaver Krapoth is our Youth Exchange from Dresden, Germany.  He spoke about his visit to Texas and the places he got to visit.
He will be returning home in July.
During Xaver's visit he experienced Harvey (Hurricane). The picture behind him is his school after Harvey.
Xaver and Club President, Dave Cooper
Please welcome our newest Rotarian, Paola Fusilier. Paola is a Therapist with The Bridge Over Troubled Waters
Our Club President, Dave Cooper, Paola and her husband Johnny Fusilier, and her sub-sponsor- Traci Goodwin
Pasadena South Rotary Congratulates our Scholarship Winners from Sam Rayburn HS and South Houston HS
Roger Woest and Laura Finger from Pasadena Memorial HS came to entertain at our meeting today
"Caring Cabaret Walks Again"
"Caring Cabaret Walks Again!"
A benefit for AIDS Foundation Houston and Avenue 360 Health and Wellness' Omega House
Ovgations Night Club
2536 Times Blvd, Houston, TX 77005
Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 3:00pm
Senator Larry Taylor with Senate District 11 visited our club with information on Higher Education
Club Pres, Dave Cooper with Senator Taylor and our Speaker Chair, Danny Schnautz
Lt. General Douglas Owens USAF (Retired) with the Lone Star Flight Museum spoke to our club today.
General Owens is the CEO of the Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston, Tx.
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Lt General Owens, Speaker Chair- Danny Schnautz
Our January Jr. Rotarians are from South Houston High School.
Yelitza Barragan is a Senior at South Houston HS and is ranked #1 to date in her graduating class
Yelitza Barragan, Club Pres. Dave Cooper and  South Houston HS Asst. Principal Bradley Lester
Francisco Acosta is a senior at South Houston HS and is ranked #2 to date, in his Graduating Class
Francisco Acosta, Club Pres. Dave Cooper and AP Bradley Lester
Rotary Meeting Cancelled for Jan. 17th

Due to the weather, Pasadena South Rotary Board has voted to cancel tomorrows meeting. Jan. 17th.
Stay safe, and stay in if you can. Hope to see you all next week.
District Governor 2016-17, Eric Liu presented Rhonda Parmer, Club President 2016-17, the Presidential Citation and Club Highest percent of Support to end Polio.
To Pasadena South Rotary Club.
Pasadena South Rotary Members, Hillary Woest and our club Pres. Dave Cooper
Merry Christmas from Pasadena South Rotary.
We will meet up again after the holidays, January 10, 2018
Our favorite Elf and Member, Reiko.

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