District No. 6920 | Club No. 4189

Rotary Bulletin

January 23, 2017

Meeting Minutes

President Jennifer Pennington rang the bell and called the meeting to order. The pledge and invocation was given by Erick Montgomery. President Jennifer gave a “Rotary Moment” and told the club about National Immunization Day that will be occurring on January 29th.  She shared comments from Rotarians that had attended past events in India. Willie Williams welcomed our guests and visiting Rotarians. Last week we raised $58 for the Cart Fund at our Holiday Meeting. Faye Hargrove gave our Sunshine Report. 


The slate for the board next year was announced as follows:

President: Ed Presnell
Past President: Jennifer Pennington
President-Elect: Leland Malchow
President Nominee/Secretary: Scott Williams
Treasurer: Dustin Young

  • Kevin Grogan
  • Faye Hargrove
  • Dora Hogg
  • Susan Jernigan
  • Chris McKinney

Valentine Party - 2/10/17 at the Augusta County Club from 6:30 – 8:30

Rotary Golf Tournament - 4/17/17.

Laverne Gold introduced the winners of the Rotary Speech Contest. Emily Rogers was first place winner.  Delile Lamb was runner up.


John Snider introduced our guest speaker, Laurie Ott, VP-HR and Community Services, President of University Health Care Foundation spoke on the role of the Foundation and hospital in Augusta. 

University Health Care System is a not for profit hospital located in Augusta, GA and have been caring for the community since 1818.  The hospital leads the region in heart and vascular care.  

University Health Care Foundation is a philanthropic arm of the University Health Care System that supports cancer patients, mobile mammography, and prevention and health education initiatives in the Augusta area through a number of endowments and funds.

Following the presentation, President Jennifer led us in reciting the four-way test and then adjourned the meeting. 

Next meeting January 30, 2017.  Dr. Roscoe Williams will be speaking on Race Relations in the CSRA: Past, Present and Future.


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Rotary International Convention



CART buckets
Inside Challenger: Rick Herring
Outside Challenger: Rick Bowen, Gerald Jones Audi



Laurie Ott
De Pierce
Sybil Surrett
Steve Smith
Marie Monterio
Ben Guest
Candace Hillman
Angela Rogers
Tim Giambrone
Brittany Truitt
Abby Chainani

Guest Of
Speaker - University Health Care
Jennifer Pennington
Jennifer Pennington
John Whitwell
Leigh Porterfield
Marilyn Bowcutt
Kevin Wade
Jerry Rogers
TR Reddy
Paul Dainer
Paul Dainer

Richmond Academy Interact Club

Kacky Teston
Charlsie Parham
Henry Nixon
David Audrey

Augusta Tech Rotaract Club

Michael Ash 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Tom Clark 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Susan Jernigan 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Brad Means 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Deborah Sleeth 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Phil Walh 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon
Margaret Woodard 01-23-17 Econ Luncheon

Visiting Rotarians



Meeting Makeup

George Williams 12-5-16 On Line Make up
George Williams 12-12-16 On Line Make up
Jeanette Cummings 12-19-16 On Line Make up
Kevin Grogan 12-19-16 Rotary Board of Directors Mtg.
Ed Presnell 12-19-16 Rotary Board of Directors Mtg.


Forester Adams
Kevin Mayne
Michael Ash
Rob McKenzie
Greg Baker
Brad Means
Christine Betts
Ian Mercier
Barclay Bishop
Robert Osborne
Steve Bogolea
Sheri Osburn
Betty Carter

Jeff Partl
Gretchan Caughman
Jonathan Powell
Tom Clark
Jim Price
Charles Coleman
Angela Pringle
Mark Gilliam
Daniel Rhodes
Gould Hagler
Jimmy Richards
Randy Hatcher
Jeff Schwab

Keith Hull
Deborah Sleeth
Chris James
Max Stachura
Susan Jernigan
Kevin Steffes
Brooks Keel
Stacy Tallent
Russell Keen
Phil Wahl
Brian Kyzer
George Williams
Margaret Woodward
Dustin Young