Member Spotlight: Bob Hanna

Bob grew up in Schenectady, NY. He graduated from Clarkson in ’53, spent 2 years in Japan in the Army, and worked for GE until 1986 mostly in Shop Operations & Manufacturing Engineering Management positions. He joined Rotary in 1987. He was Polio Plus Chair for the Schenectady East Club where they raised over $10,000… Read more »

Member Spotlight: Pete Champagne

Name: Pete Champagne Club Role: Member, Past President Career: Builder & Remodeler Time in Rotary: 6+ Years Favorite Part of Rotary: Being part of a group that gives back to the community. Contact: pete4793@nycap.rr.com

Member Spotlight: Golenne Kortz

Name: Golenne Kortz Club Role: Member Career: Estimating – Curtis Lumber – 14+ Years (Since October 2005) Time in Rotary: Since 2018 Favorite Part of Rotary: I am captivated by the scope of Rotary which allows both local community support and need fulfillment as well as efforts towards the global humankind sustenance and prosperity. Bio:… Read more »

Meet Our Members: Jere Blackwelder

Name: Jere Blackwelder Club Role: Member Career: Pensioner & Gnomonist Time in Rotary: 42 Years (Dilworth Club – Charlotte NC, Bryan TX Club, Ballston Spa) Favorite Part of Rotary: Fellowship and meeting interesting people. Bio: Jere is married with two grown children.  His hobbies include sundials, antique automobiles, traveling and opera. His career highlights include Co-owner and President of Ivan Allen Company of… Read more »

Meet Our Members: Tonia Kelley

Name: Tonia Kelley Club Role: Member Career: Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC), Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA), Financial services industry and divorce planning services, DLG Wealth Management Joined Rotary: 2007 Favorite Part of Rotary: What I enjoy most is the feeling of belonging to a group that strives endlessly to make the world a better place for everyone.  To learn… Read more »