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January 7, 2019

Club Calendar

January is Vocational Service Month

1/10 Regular Meeting-Shelly Zorn-Development
1/17 Regular Meeting
1/17 Alan Carson - New City Manager
1/24 Regular Meeting

Our Rotary Family

1/1 Paul Hancock
1/1 Ellis Jackson
1/1 Randy Watts
1/3 Adam Carvin
1/6 Terry Rouse
1/7 Kim Walden
1/9 Teri White
1/9 Carol Jones
1/9 Frances Parker
1/10 Debbie Quinton
1/13 Al Park
1/13 Hinson Arwood
1/16 Ray Thompson
1/16 John Archer
1/21 Erik von Hellens
1/21 Tim Filston
1/22 Susan Backofen
1/23 Nate Tyler
1/25 John Brown
1/25 Shelba Sellers


1/6 Mike Bixler (46)
1/9 Bob Drummond (37)
1/14 Wayne Newsome (40)
1/17 Debbie Goodman (38)
1/17 Wallace Goodman (38)
1/20 Warren Stafford (56)
1/22 Howard Stephens (49)
1/24 Clay Campbell (38)


1/1 GRSP Admin (2)
1/1 Richard Vann (23)
1/1 Ed Elam (38)
1/1 Powell Jones (33)
38 years in Rotary
1/9 Roy Campbell (5)
1/9 Paul Hancock (5)
1/10 Nathaniel Abrams (6)
1/13 Paul Hjort (2)
72 years in Rotary
1/14 Scott Smith (11)
1/15 Vann Middleton (4)
1/17 Mary Collins (8)
11 years in Rotary
1/24 Charlene Parrish (17)
1/26 Claire Bowen (2)
1/28 Chris Huckans (3)
1/29 Adam Carvin (4)

Rotary Online



Thursdays, 12:15 pm
The Plaza Restaurant
217 South Broad Street
Thomasville, GA 31792 May 1, 1921
Active Membership: 144 FacebookInstagram

ROTARY CLUB OF Thomasville
PO Box 1277
Thomasville, GA 31799

President Andre' Marria
President-Elect Kim Walden
Immediate Past President Teri White
Vice President Tom Callaway
Treasurer Teri White
Treasurer Rick Piper
Secretary Angela Williamson
Foundation Chair Kim Walden
Foundation Chair Scott Rich
Membership Chair Ben Wilds
Public Image Chair Marta Turner
Sergeant-at-Arms Janet Liles
Program Director Jay Flowers
Sergeant-at-Arms Krista Peace

We need your help on Wednesday
Honoring our local Heroes - Thomasville Fire Department

Wednesday, January 9th at the Thomasville Fire Department, South Pinetree Blvd location near Magnolia St/Pinetree Blvd intersection.

Cooks are needed at 10:00 am, Setup at 10:30 am, Lunch served by noon & Clean up at 1:00 pm. We will be prepare for 50. We need Volunteers!

See you there!

This Week's Program
Shelley Zorn, Executive director of Eoconomic Development

Thomasville and Thomas County’s executive director of Economic Development, Shelley Zorn. Shelley Zorn, who has more than two decades of financial and economic development experience to the community, served as Ashburn/Turner County Chamber of Commerce president and economic developer, a position she has held since 2000. Zorn also previously serves as Vice president of Ashburn Bank. Shelley began as TC executive director January 2014. She is married to Gerald Zorn and has a beautiful daughter, Madelyn.

Great Program to end 2018
Lt. Col Reg McCutcheon

Time for Rotary Leadership Institute
We have 35 members registered

RLI – Thomasville, GA – 6900

January 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

$100 value paid by the club! Rotary is a worldwide organization that accomplishes change in the world. RLI shares the knowledge of rotary on a deeper level and will give you a greater understanding of your membership organization. please join us for a day of fun, inspiration and learning on the house!

We have the following members registered to attend...are you sure you want to miss out? Not too late to register?

Part 1: Cameron Jahnke, Carlton Bryant, Claire Bowen, Debbie Goodman, Didi Hoffman, Hinson Arwood, Barbara Anderson, Doris Yokley, Frances Parker, Joe Tarver, Kurt Stringfellow, Mike Stephenson, Pat Choice, Philip Leabo, Trent Reynolds, Walter Marria, Morgan Bailey, Elijah Miranda & Matt Brown

Part 2: Al Bryan, Angela Williamson, Arlen Yokley, Howard Stephens, Janet Liles & Michele Arwood

Graduate: Ben Wilds, Carol Jones, Jeff Zoller, Joe Brown, John Brown, Kim Walden, Nathaniel Abrams, Rick Piper, Teri White & Terry Rouse.

Contact PE Kim Walden or PP Teri White

Classification Talk 2.0
Past President Tom Hill

Registration is open - Price goes up on the 15th!
District 6900 Conference in April 2019-Join us!

GRSP Student
Klas Turdell

From the President Andre's Desk