President-elect Ian Riseley has announced that he has selected our own Dean Rohrs to serve as Rotary Inter-national Vice President for the Rotary year 2017-18.
The announcement was made following the recent meeting of the RI Directors in San Diego.
Dean Rohrs is an owner and administrator at Rhide Technologies Inc., which supplies soil stabilization products for road construction. Earlier in her professional career, she was a nurse in Cape Town, South Africa, working as part of Dr. Christiaan Barnard’s heart transplant team.
The Rotary International Vice President is typically a Director in his/her second-year of service. The job is a one-year position. Currently, the position is held by Jennifer Jones, from the Rotary Club of Windsor-Roseland, ON.
From 2012 and on, this award will be given for both Zone 24 and 32. It will be initially fashioned on the Zone 24 model with members of the committee from Both Zones making the decisions from Applications received from clubs and districts from both Zones. Members from Zone 24 will decide on Applications form Zone 24 and members from Zone 32 will decide on Zone 32 Applications.