Posted June 22, 2016
The Rotary Club of Pensacola celebrated its Change of Command Tuesday night at the Pensacola Yacht Club. Outgoing President Andrea Krieger reviewed the many successes of the past year
John Appleyard announced the Sandra Robinson Award and the Grover Robinson Award winners. The Sandra Robinson award is given to non-Rotarians to recognize outstanding contributions to the community and who embody the values of service over self. This year, the award was presented to Nancy Fetterman.
The Grover Robinson Award is presented annually to an active Rotarian who embodies the qualities of service. This year, Dr. Judy Bense was recognized.
After the passing of the president’s pin, incoming president Brian Baumgardner was administered the oath of office and addressed the club with his thoughts and plans for the coming year.
More Rotary News:
The Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola (CROP), in partnership with UWF College of Business, is accepting nominations for the 2018 Combined Rotary of Pensacola Ethics in Business Award. Nominations must be received by March 31, 2018. Read More »
The Club celebrated successes of the past year during its Change of Command Banquet on June 21. Outgoing President Sherry Hartnett presided as the past year’s board members were recognized for their service, and new board members and incoming President Paul Tobin were welcomed. Read More »
Dr. Sherry Hartnett has been gracious enough to step up and accept the position of club president early in a mid-year change. Read More »
Each year, the Rotary Club of Pensacola supports community projects with grants to area charitable 501(c)3 organizations. Eight local non-profits were chosen to receive grants. Read More »