Officers & Committees

Rotary’s Avenues of Service (Club, Community, Vocational, Youth and International) offer every member a place and opportunity to serve based on the guiding principles of Rotary. You are invited to contact a Chair or Board Liaison* and explore where your interests can be utilized.


President Josh Surowitz
Vice President/Director Pam Jones
President Elect Oscar Garcia
Treasurer David Brown
Secretary Jan Brown
Immediate Past President Stacey Street
Sergeant-at-Arms Jim Findley


Don Lau

Darlene Drapkin

Norm Lundberg

Cecilia Orozco

Brian Fay


Communications Nakele Rechenauer
Membership Darlene Drapkin
Programs Darlene Drapkin/Pierre Thompson
Foundation Co-Chairs Jonathon Lawlis/Erle Brown
Projects & Grants Norm Lundberg
Holiday Auction Stacey Street
Salesian Crab Feed  Erle Brown/Henry Moe
Richmond Rotary 100 Year Event Stacey Street
Social Media Communications Oscar Garcia
Recognitions Team Brian Fay/Oscar Garcia


Liaison Don Lau*
Project 2020 Josh Genser
Teen Moms Darlene Quenville
Rotacare Henry Moe
GRIP, Peres, RFD Bikes, Rotacare etc. Pam Jones


Liaison Jim Findley*
Vocations, 4 way test, Youth mentoring Jim Findley
Rotarians at Work Project Don Lau


Liaison Alan Baer*
Salesian Interact Henry Moe
Camp Royale / Camp Venture Henry Moe and Alan Baer


Liaison Norm Lundberg*
End Polio NOW Herb Cole

* A Board Liaison keeps the Board apprised of activity or need in area of service


Committee Roles

To be defined by the Chair of the Committee.

Website • Flywheel Scribes •  Social Media • PR & Branding

Welcome Greeters • Door Duty • Recruitment / Retention • New Member Orientation • Sunshine

Speaker Calendar • Community Partner/Grant Reports • Who Am I? Rotation

Holiday Auction Fundraiser
(First Week of Dec.)

Salesian Crabfeed Fundraiser
(Last week of Jan.)

Events Social
Mixers • Holiday Party • TGIF Host

Community Service
Project 2020 • Teen Moms Project • Community Volunteer Project • Peres Dental • RFD Bikes • Rotocare

Vocational Service
4 way Test • Member Vocations  • “Richmond Rotarians at Work” • Youth Mentorship

Youth Service
Salesian Interact • Camp Royale & Camp Venture • Education • Scholarships • Peace Fellowship

International Service
International Projects & Grants • End Polio NOW • Shimada Sister City Club Hosting • Rotary International Convention