District Special Committees 2016-2017

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These committees are recognized in our District but are not any of he 18 officially recognized District committees by LCI.

Special Committees

Ambassador-At-Large

Chair: PDG Lion Esther Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC

Budget and Finance

Chair: Lion Ferdinand “Bud” Feria, SF Fil-Am LC

Member: Lions Frank Tang, San Mateo Metropolitan LC; Anselmo Madrinan, Redwood Shores LC; Leland Lee, SF Marina North Beach

Bulletin Editor

Chair: Lion John Gill, San Mateo LC

Campus Clubs

Co-Chair: Lions Norma Villa, Redwood Shores LC; Irma Almaguer, Redwood City LC, Martha Sandy, Foster City LC

Club Contest

Chair: Lion Thelma Ajero, SF Host LC

Member: Lions Pat Hughes, San Mateo LC and  Sandra Ige, SSF Host LC

Advisor: Lion Denise Kelly, Daly City Host LC

Chinese New Year Parade Float

Chair: IPDG Lion Macy Mak Chan

Member: Lions Michael Chan, PCC Emil Kantola, Yvonne Kantola, PDG Mel Phillips, Erik Winkler, & Cindy Zheng

City of Hope

Chair: Lion Yvonne Kantola, SF Chinatown LC

Constitution and By-Laws

Co-Chair: Lions PDG Michael Simonini, Millbrae LC; PDG Donald Stanaway, Burlingame LC; PDG Stephen Picchi, Half Moon Bay LC

District Chaplain

District Chaplain: PDG Lion George Habeeb, Millbrae LC

District Directory Advertising

Chair: Lion Cindy Zheng, San Mateo Metropolitan LC

District Directory Editor

Chair: Lion Rudy Pedagat, SSF Golden Gate LC

District GLT & GMT Team

GLT  Chair: PDG Lion Mel Phillips, San Bruno LC

GMT Chair: PDG Lion Emil Kantola, SF Chinatown LC

Technology: Lion Ilan Rosenthal, Foster City LC

Membership: 1st VDG Lion Mario Benavente, San Bruno LC

Leadership: Lions Fanny Chu, SF Chinatown LC & 2nd VDG Lion Cindy Smith, Foster City LC

Orientation: PDG Lion Ray Rosenthal, Foster City LC

Trainer: Lions Kevin Guess, Peninsula Veterans LC; Richard Lee, Foster City LC; Anselmo Madrinan, Redwood Shores LC; Lydia Taylor-Bellinger, SF Merced-Heights LC; Alison Wilson, Brisbane LC; Verdie Thompson, SSF Golden Gate LC; Erik Winkler, Burlingame LC; May Wong, SF Geneva-Excelsior LC; Christine Cheshire, Redwood City Downtown LC

District Governor Advisor

Advisor: Lions PDG Esther Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC; PDG Jack Van Etten, Burlingame LC; and PDG Ray Rosenthal, Foster City LC

District Protocol

Chair: PDG Lion Larry Wong, SF Chinatown LC

District Website

Chair: Lion John Gill, San Mateo LC

Family & Women’s Membership Development

Co-Chair: Lions Latonia Dixon, SF Veterans LC & Alvin Louie, SF Unified LC

Habitat for Humanity & Rebuilding Together

Co-Chair: Lions James Bigelow, Menlo Park Live Oak LC & Don Fleming, Daly City Host LC

Kases for Kids

Co-Chair: Lions Faye Pobre, SSF Golden Gate LC; Rebecca Rondeau, San Mateo LC; and Pat Hughes, San Mateo LC

Lion Rose Parade

Chair: Carl Tebell, SF The Castro LC

Lions Centennial

Chair: PDG Lion Ray Rosenthal, Foster City LC

Lions Club International Foundation (LCIF)

3 Year Term (2015-2018)

Coordinator: PDG Lion Esther Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC

Lions Eye Foundation of Cal/Nevada (LEF)

Honorary Chair: PDG Lion Donald Stanaway, Buringame LC

Lead Trustee – Peninsula: Lion Yvonne Kantola, South SF Chinatown LC

Lead Trustee – San Francisco: PDG Lion Larry Wong, North SF Chinatown LC

Trustee: Lions Sandra Ige, SSF Host LC & Grace Chang, SF Chinatown LC

Advisor: Lions Pat Ancheta, SF Host LC; PDG Esther Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC; Curtis Wright, San Carlos LC; and Charles Smith, San Bruno LC

Lions in Sight (LIS)

Trustee: Lions PDG Esther Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC; Helen Marte, SF Fil-Am LC; Verdie Thompson, SSF Golden Gate LC; Eleanor Britter, Peninsula Special Interest LC

Lions Project for Canine Companion for Independence, Inc. (LPCCI)

Chair: PDG Lion George Habeeb, Millbrae LC

Lions Veterans Charities, Inc.

Chair – Homelessness, Chair – USO/SFO Support, Executive Director: PDG Lion Roger Chinn, Foster City LC

Treasurer & Director: Lion Stephen Moore, Foster City LC

Chair-Lions Veteran’s Fishing Project, Trustee: Lion Frank Rescino, San Bruno LC

Chair-Annual Fundraising, Co-Chair – Homeless Veterans, Trustee: Lion Pat Hughes, San Mateo LC

Liaison-Menlo Park VA Hospital Veteran’s Homeless Veteran’s Project, Co-Chair: Lion Kevin Guess, Peninsula Veterans LC

Chair – Palo Alto VA Hospital Patients Luncheon, Co-Chair – Lions Veteran’s Fishing Program: Lion Wendal Quan, Foster City LC

Liaison – San Francisco Lions, Co-Chair Lions Veteran’s Affair, Ft. Miley VA Hospital: Lion Sandra Ige, SSF Host LC

Liaison – San Francisco Lions, Co-Chair Lions Veteran’s Affair, Ft. Miley VA Hospital: PDG Lion Maxine Frazier, SF Merced Heights LC

Chair – Lions Veteran’s Affair, Palo Alto Hospital: PDG Lion John “Al” Russell, San Carlos LC

Chair – Lions Veteran’s Support Services (LMSS)-  Personal Supplies & Telephone Service to Troops: Lion Theresa Garcia, SF Geneva-Excelsior LC

Long Range Planning

Co-Chair: Lions PDG Stephen Picchi, Half Moon Bay LC; Calvin Chin, Millbrae LC; & Leland Lee, SF Marina-North Beach LC

Parliamentarian

Chair: PDG Lion Eugene Chan, SF Chinatown LC

Photographers

Member: Lions Rudy Pedagat, SSF Golden Gate LC; Alison Wilson, Brisbane LC; & Paul Larson, Millbrae LC

Pin & Banner Trader

Chair: Lion Carl Miller, San Carlos LC

Special Olympics

Chair: Lion Amy Fink, Bay Area Special Olympics LC

Student Speaker Contest

Co-Chair: Lions Helen Marte, SF Fil-Am LC & Alvin Louie, SF Unified LC

Student Speaker Foundation

Trustee: Lions Richard Picchi, Half Moon Bay LC & PDG Jack Van Etten, Burlingame LC

Sunshine Committee

Chair: 2nd VDG Lion Cindy Smith, Foster City LC

Tail Twister

Chair: Lion Erik Winkler, Burlingame LC

USA/Canada Lions Leadership Forum

Chair: Lion Amy Fink, Bay Area Special Olympics LC

Youth & Community Activity (YCA)

Chair: PDG Lion Ken Ibarra, San Bruno LC

Member: Lions Sandra Ige, SSF Host LC; Lydia Taylor-Bellinger, SF Merced Heights LC; Frances Tolosa, SF Marina-North Beach LC; Arnie Benjamin, Pacifica LC; Richard Picchi, Half Moon Bay LC; & Denise Kelly, Daly City Host LC