Director Dialogue

Rotary International 2021-22 Vice-President Valarie Wafer and the Zone 28-32 Leadership team host an ongoing series of discussions on issues of importance to all Rotary club & district leaders.  Visit this page for upcoming "Director Dialogues."

Upcoming Director Dialogue webinars:

October 19, 2021

Spotlight on Polio.  Featuring Rotary Foundation Trustee Chair John Germ, International PolioPlus Committee Chair Mike McGovern and Rotary International PolioPlus senior coordinator Clare Monroe.  CLICK HERE to join the meeting.

Past Director Dialogue webinars:

April 28, 2021

Recording posted to the archive menu at left!

Wednesday, March 10, 2021, "Positive Peace"

Valarie's guests included Rotary International President-Elect Shekhar Mehta and Rotary Peace Fellow Marie-Paule Attema.  Also featured were Rotary International Peace Programs Manager Fergal McCarthy and Past District Governor Chris Offer, who is a member of the Rotary Peace Centers Committee and a Rotary Positive Peace Activator.  The recording and related materials are on the menu at left.


January 14th, 2021 - Elevate Rotaract, what does it mean to Rotary?

Valarie's guest was Past R.I. President Barry Rassin.  They discussed what "Elevate Rotaract" means in practical terms.  Guest panelists included Rotaract leaders Joey Vaesen, Phoenix MacLaren, Cole Baker and Gus Lopes.  The video recording is on the menu at left.

November 12th - Environment: Rotary's Newest Initiative

Past Rotary International President Ian Riseley was Valarie's special guest for this inaugural "Director Dialogue."  The video recording link is on the menu at left.