Interested to know who the current Club Board members are? and want to know more background info on some of the members of our club?
The picture above reflects our new Board for the year 2020-2021
From L-to-R Graham Corr, Jos Weemaes, Jaime Marquis, Ken Wong, Matt Burke, Clive Faul and Charu Mishra
The Rotary Club of Wodonga West is part of Rotary District 9790 and prides itself on its enjoyment of life. At Wodonga West Rotary Club, we have a number of long serving members who have been involved with club for many years. Here you can find pictures and biographies of some of our members.
Jos Weemaes, currently President of our Club, has been a member of the Rotary Club of Beechworth in the late 1980’s but due to family and work commitments he withdrew from active participation. Now that he is (semi) retired he has joined the Rotary movement again and joined our club in June 2017. Previous year he was Youth Exchange officer and President Elect. This year he was elected to be President of our club.
Jos is an active paramotor pilot, Ham Radio amateur, electronics enthusiast and enjoys the outdoors on his motorbike. He is a member of the International Fellowship of Motorcycling Rotarian’s
Matt Burke (OAM) has been in Rotary for 24 years, all in RCOWW. He has served on the board for 23 years straight, going into his 24th. He started serving on board as a youth director, followed by community service, secretary, PE, president (2002-2003), IPP, followed again by secretary for 10 years. He has been a past conference chairman in District 9790, and also assistant conference chairman before that. Matt is a past Rotary group study exchange leader to Philippine district 3820 in 2013, the last ever GSE. He has also served as chairman of district 9790 inaugural Vocational Training Team (This replaced GSE) in 2014. Matt is a 2016 graduate of the Rotary Leadership Institute.