District No. 6920 | Club No. 4189

Rotary Bulletin

April 16, 2018

Meeting Minutes

President Ed rang the bell and called the meeting to order. The pledge and invocation was given by Erick Montgomery. Daniel Rhodes welcomed our guests and visiting Rotarians. Thanks to Phil Wahl and the outside challenger, Security Federal Bank, the club raised $219.96 for CART at our last meeting. Gould Hagler gave our Sunshine Report. 


  • Kevin Wade presented the GSE Friendship Exchange Team from India, District 3150.
  • TR Reddy’s guest Cecil Herrin announced a Men’s Cancer Awareness Basketball Show on May 12, 2018, to benefit the Cecil Herrin Men’s Cancer Support Fund and Endowment.
  • Leigh Porterfield said she is doing the Alzheimer’s Dancing with the Stars (May 4th) and requested contributions.
  • Patrick Cullinan discussed the Rotary District Grant: Human Trafficking Awareness Training and introduced Elizabeth Szoka from “I’m Aware”.
  • The club golf tournament will be held May 1st. Contact Frank Mulherin to sign up.
  • President Ed stated Susan Everitt needs volunteers for the Red Cross Project: Sound the Alarm.


President Ed introduced our guest speaker Jakob Fahl, to present his GRSP year in review. Jakob gave thanks to his Rotary family and discussed the highlights from this year. Some highlights were attending the Masters Tournament, shooting guns, southern food and hospitality and lots of traveling.  He also showed a video of his year in review.

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

The next meeting will be April 23rd. The program will be James Ainslie, President/Co-Founder, “Sibley and Kings Mill Development Update.

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Save the Date:

Rotary Golf Tournament
Tuesday, May 1st
River Golf Club
1:00 Tee Off


CART buckets
Inside Challenger: Billy Franke
Outside Challenger: Hal Scott, HealthIT



Jakkob Fahl
Cecil Herrin
Brandon Garrett
Elizabeth Scoker
Erick Scoker
John Davis
Dallas Simon
Ron May

Guest Of
Guest Speaker
TR Reddy
Anna Reeves
Ed Presnell
Ed Presnell
Steve Hobbs
Kevin Wade
Kevin Wade

Richmond Academy Interact Club

Augusta Tech Rotaract Club

Visiting Rotarians



Meeting Makeup

Matt Barrett 4-9-18 Franklin, North Carolina Rotary Club
Susan Jernigan 4-9-18 GRSP Dinner
Leland Malchow 4-9-18 GRSP Dinner
Scott Williams 4-9-18 GRSP Dinner
Anna Reeves 4-9-18 GRSP Dinner
Jennifer Pennington 4-9-18 GRSP Dinner
Faye Hargrove 4-16-18 Rotary Board of Dir. Meeting
Dora Hogg 4-16-18 Rotary Board of Dir. Meeting
Scott Williams 4-16-18 Rotary Board of Dir. Meeting

The following will receive a make up for attending the GRSP "Family" dinner held at Rotarian Susan Jernigan's home on March 27, 2018.
Ed Presnell
Scott Williams
Leland Malchow
Jennifer Pennington
Anna Reeves
Ridge Whitehurst
Susan Jernigan

The following will receive a make up for attending the Rotary Board of Directors meeting held at Cranston Engineering, April 17, 2018.
Ed Presnell
Scott Williams
Leland Malchow
Dustin Young
Faye Hargrove
Dora Hogg
Kevin Grogan


Forester Adams
James Heffner
Jennifer Anderson
Dora Hogg
Dee Beaird
Richard Isdell
Chris Bird
Gary Jones
Barclay Bishop
Steve Kaplan
Steve Boler
Judy Kaye
Marilyn Bowcutt
Brooks Keel
Conley Braun
Scott Kelly
Dave Brendza

Brian Kyzer
Carl Brown
Ben McElreath
Gretchen Caughman
Rob McKenzie
Tom Denlinger
Travis McNeal
Rob Dennis
Kurtis Mueller
Ashlee Duren
Betts Murdison
Chris Etterlee
Anne Catherine Murray
David Fields
Sheri Osburn
Jeff Flowers
Jeff Partl

Mark Gilliam
Leigh Porterfield
Aimee Hall
Richard Rogers
Faye Hargrove
John Sebby
Chad Harpley
Stan Shepherd
Randy Hatcher
John Snider
Jeff Spears
Kevin Steffes
Paul Wade
Steven Wade
Andrew Williams
George Williams
Scott Williams
Margaret Woodard