The 2021-22 board was installed at the June 13 Club Installation and Awards Event held at Cockrell’s Hard Cider in Puyallup.
President Suzanne Johnston reviewed her year as president citing many club accomplishments and expressed appreciation to all Club members for their commitment and support over the year. Two members were recognized for their work and dedication to Rotary. Kitty McGuane, a Club member since 1989, was named 2021 Rotarian of the Year and Olivia Koelsch was honored with the Rising Star Award. Olivia joined the Club in 2020. Twenty-three club members with perfect attendance, and RI Foundation and Paul Harris recipients were also recognized.
District Governor Greg Horn then installed Elizabeth Abbgy as 2021-2022 Club President followed by the installation of the Board. Officers for the 2021-2022 year include: Elizabeth Abbgy, President; Doug Olmstead, President Elect; Alice Darnton, Correspondence Secretary; Bob Lucas, Recording Secretary; Steve Martinez, Financial Reporting Treasurer; John Rodenberg, Banking Treasurer; and Suzanne Johnston, Past President. The following were installed as Board members: Karen Hansen, Club Administration Chair, Joan Brown, Club Service Chair; Trish Cole, Membership Chair; Don Miller, Rotary Foundation Chair; and Patti McMullan, Youth Protection Officer. The new Board began their work on July 1.