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Lend A Hand Award
The Lend A Hand Award was created in 2003 to honor and recognize those indivuduals who have given exemplary service through our club committees. The award is specifically designed to recognize member commitments during the year. Every member of the club is eligible except board members. Nomination forms can be found here.
2014-15 Board of Directors: (l. to r.) President Heather Ramsey, President-Elect Rick Van Pelt, Director Don Harkey, Secretary Robin Gann, Director Bill White, Treasurer Mike Pearl, Director Irwin Cohen, Director Lori Johnson, Past President Jim Conley (not shown, Director Bill Brell)
The Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast is a member club of Rotary International, the world’s largest service organization. Located in Springfield, Missouri, we are the largest Rotary club in southern Missouri. From 32 charter members in 1967, Southeast has grown to more than 230 members today.
Our members are known for their leadership in the workplace and the community. They work in government, universities and health care organizations as well as in business, law and medicine, Many of our members are engaged in entrepreneurial activities in the business community.
In addition, we’ve built a strong relationship with local government, school districts and other Rotary clubs. This provides the foundation for our members, many of whom have chosen to live “Service Above Self” by taking volunteer leadership roles in many charitable organizations and activities throughout our community.
Yours in Rotary,
Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast
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Gary C.K. Huang - President, Rotary International
vacant (Mike Beahon died) - District Governor, District 6080
Heather Ramsey - President, Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast
Rick Van Pelt - President-Elect, Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast
Welcome to our newest member, Adrienne McCoy, who was introduced on July 17.
Her official title is Supervisor of Chaos for Abacus CPAs. In that capacity she handles all the Marketing, HR and Special Projects for the firm.
Adrienne is originally from St. Louis and is a 2006 graduate of Missouri State University with a BS in Marketing. After college she spent time with the Springfield Cardinals and with Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks. Adrienne has been with Abacus CPAs since April 2013.
She is a past president of the Rotaract Club of Springfield and a past board member of the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce's young professional's group, The Network. She is currently completing her third year on the Board of Directors of the RnR BBQ Festival while serving as the board secretary. In addition, she is an executive committee member of RnR and is in charge of organizing all of the cook teams. In 2013, Adrienne was named to the Springfield Business Journal's list of 40 Under 40 honorees.
Adrienne and her husband, Brent, who this year is serving as the president of the Sunrise Rotary Club, have two young daughters; Mary who is almost 2-1/2 and Elle who is 9 months old. In addition, two very special dogs round out the family. They are all avid Cardinals baseball fans and enjoy as much time as possible camping and canoeing.?