Rotary Club approves new officers, hears from Dr. Perry
by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2018 12:30 pm
Last Updated: June 13, 2018 at 3:57 pm
The Rotary Club of Swainsboro held its June 11 meeting at Catered Creations in Swainsboro. Al Lawson welcomed all and called the last meeting of the fiscal year to order. Craig McNeely gave the invocation, and Wayne Greenway led the pledge and Four-Way Test.
Richard McNeely recognized fellow Metter Rotarian G.W. Johnson, Lawson reported a donation as well as actions of the board, and the slate of officers for the new fiscal year was unanimously approved. Officers include the following: Cason DeVane, president; Kristin Hall, president-elect; John Allen Bailey, secretary; and Wade John, treasurer. The board of directors is comprised of Greg Johnson, Gail Ware, Vernon Hardy, and Dori Johnson.
Rotarian Greg Johnson introduced the speaker for the day, Dr. Bill Perry, who has been a Rotarian in Statesboro for 36 years. He provided inspiration on “how to judge greatness.” A trait of greatness, Dr. Perry said, is helping children, people who cannot do anything in return, and the weak.
Dr. Perry shared…
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