Get Involved With A Committee

Morey Mechlin John Mongell AwardThe Downtown Rotary Club of Springfield offers the ability for its members to serve on various committees that help achieve the mission of the club. These committees have been adjusted recently to best serve the club and the community.

Our current committees are:

Administrative Committee – Oversees regular functions of the club including weekly set-up, greeters, invocation, programs, budget, and strategic planning

Membership Committee – Oversees recruitment of new members and provides member orientation services

Club/Community Relations Committee – Oversees fellowship functions for the club including 5th Tuesday social events and the annual holiday party, the annual Curt Strube speaker event, membership directory services, and the annual John Mongell Award. This committee also send press releases to area media regarding club activities

Service Projects Committee – Oversees the community service projects for the club including Rock n’ Ribs, RYLA, Global and Student exchanges, scholarships, international service projects, and grant making

Foundation Committee – Oversees club charitable giving towards the Rotary Foundation and Polio Plus. This committee also encourages giving towards achieving the Paul Harris Fellowship status

Every committee is actively looking for additional volunteer leadership. If you are interested, please email your committee of interest to our club’s Executive Secretary Kim Pittman at kim@clubmanagementservices.com.

Rotary Board Provides Club Leadership

Board MeetingThe Downtown Rotary Club of Springfield offers nine leadership opportunities for its members via its governing board of directors. The executive committee consists of:

  • Past President
  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

Our board strives to be diverse in its membership including young and seasoned professionals that bring varied experiences and skills to their volunteer leadership role.

The board of directors meets monthly on the second Tuesday of each month at 10:45 a.m. at Kentwood Hall.

The typical agenda will include approval of the meeting minutes and financials, approval of new and outgoing membership, and full committee reports.