Deceased Past District 640 or 6400 Governors

Governor                              Year                       Theme

Frank Henderson                 1957-1958             Enlist-Extend-Explore-Serve

Eugene Olson                     1958-1959              Help Shape the Future

Elmer Goerke                      1959-1960              Vitalize Personalize! Building Bridges of Friendship

Charles Bell                         1960-1961             You are Rotary – Live it!

Leo C. Beebe                       1961-1962            Act, Aim for Action, Communication for Understanding

William Gillett                        1962-1963           Kindle the Spark Within

Clifford Ashton                       1963-1964           Meeting Rotary’s Challenge in the Space Age

Robert Davidson                     1964-1965          Live Rotary

Perry Richwine                        1965-1966         Action, Consolidation and Continuity

Steven Boyan                          1966-1967         Better World through Rotary

Russell Amerman                    1967-1968         Make Your Membership Effective

Stanely Wojcik                         1968-1969         Participate

PRIP Hugh Archer                   1969-1970         Review and Renew

PRID H. William Ives               1970-1971         Bridge the Gaps

John Dawson                           1971-1972          Good Will begins with You!

T.H. Mabley                              1972-1973         Let’s Take a New Look and Act

Edward Sawusch                     1973- 1974        A Time for Action

Robert Stewart                          1974-1975        Renew the Spirit of Rotary

Henry Montague                       1975-1976       To Dignify the Human Being

Roy G. Lancaster                      1976-1977       I Believe in Rotary

Jason Lovette                            1978-1979      Reach Out

PRID Frank Sladen, Jr.              1979-1980         Let Service Light the Way

David Clark                                1980-1081        Take Time to Serve

Paul H. Ahms                             1982-1983       Mankind is One-Build Bridges of Friendship

throughout the world

Frrances Cogsdill                       1983-1984       Share Rotary- Serve People

R. Neal Ballhelm                         1984-1985      Discover a New World of Service

Walter Sandrock                          1985-1986      You Are the Key

Max Gardner                                1986-1987      Rotary Brings Hope

Carl Riegal                                   1988-1989      Put Life in Rotary – Your LIfe

Robert Harrison                           1992-1993      Real Happiness is Helping Others

Walter Paruk                                1993-1994      Believe in what You Can Do – Do what You Believe In

Michael Browne                           1999-2000      Act with Consistency, Credibility, Continuity


Past District Governors


Governor Year Theme
Al Lapshan 1981-1982 World Understand and Peace
Murray Elder 1987-1988 Rotarians – United in Service Dedicated to Peace
William Chase 1989-1990 Enjoy Rotary
PRID Michael McCullough 1990-1991 Honor Rotary with Faith and Enthusiasm
John R. Mueller 1991-1992 Look Beyond Yourself
Fred Sorrell 1994-1995 Be A Friend
Larry S. Wright 1995-1996 Act with Integrity – Serve with Love – Work for Peace
Mark Zmyslowski 1996-1997 Build the Future with Action and Vision
Harlan Whichello 1997-1998 Show Rotary Cares
Edwin Schulz 1998-1999 Follow Your Rotary Dream
John Brooks 2000-2002 Create Awareness Take Action & Mankind Is Our Business
Bob Gallagher 2002-2003 Sow the Seeds of Love
Roberto Sanchez 2003-2004 Lend A Hand
James R. Ives 2004-2005 Celebrate Rotary
James W. Karolyi 2005-2006 Service Above Self
Dave Carpenter 2006-2007 Lead The Way
Jennifer Jones 2007-2008 Share Rotary
Bruce Goldsen 2008-2009 Make Dreams Real
Neil McBeth 2009-2010 Future of Rotary is in Your Hands
Kim Towar 2010-2011 Building Communities/Bridging Continents
Michael Duben 2011-2012 Reach Within to Embrace Humanity
Mary Kehoe 2012 – 2013 Peace Through Service
Donna Schmidt 2013- 2014 Engage Rotary Change Lives
Elizabeth Smith Yeats 2014-2015 Light Up Rotary
Wayne Titus 2015-2016 Be A Gift to the World

Sue Goldsen                                 2016-17         Rotary Serving Humanity

Richard Caron                               2017-18         Rotary Making a Difference

Paul Sincock                                 2018-2019      Be the Inspiration