Meetings canceled

Following recommendations and orders of government officials, all club meetings are cancelled through April 30.  We will work on a way to continue our meetings in an online format.  We will keep the club informed about our decisions.

Also:
-- The annual Rotary Basketball Tournament, with its Special Olympics exhibition game, is postponed;
-- The PETS/SETS meeting on March 27 - 28 is cancelled; and
-- The District 6080 Conference on April 17 - 18 is cancelled.
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Welcome new member Sunni Nutt

Lori Barnes Miller introduced Sunni on Jan. 23.  Her co-sponsor is Bill Squires.

For the past four years, Sunni has been operations manager for Harmony House, a shelter for survivors of domestic violence, where she’s worked for seven years.  She supervises the shelter’s staff, manages its programs and policies, and oversees the administration of funds received from grants.

Sunni earned a Master’s degree in Nonprofit and Civic Leadership at Drury University in 2019.  She also holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Missouri State University.

Sunni has lived in Springfield for 16 years.  She and her husband, Cody, live in the Grant Beach Neighborhood.  They have a terrier named Pluto and two cats named Prudence and Penny.  In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking, reading, road trips, yoga, and cooking.
 
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Welcome new member Travis Shaw

Bob Hammerschmidt introduced Travis on Jan. 9.  His cosponsor is Carol Embree.


Travis is in his third school year with the Springfield School District, where he is executive director of Operations.  He has worked in education for more than 20 years, including stints as superintendent of the Crane and Aurora school districts.


Travis earned a bachelor’s degree at Pittsburg (Kan.) State University, a master’s degree at William Woods University of Fulton, and a doctorate at Lindenwood University in St. Louis.  He’s a past member of the Aurora Rotary Club and is a graduate of Leadership Springfield.


Travis and his wife, Amy, have two sons.
 
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What "Rotary" Really Means

Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast 2017-'18 President Lori Barnes and 2018-'19 President Bill Squires discuss what people should know about Rotary and why it matters.