Speaker Date Topic
Thanksgiving - NO MEETING Nov 22, 2018
DG Mike Becker - per Sonya Nov 29, 2018

Our District Governor Mike Becker was born in Rochester, Minnesota and attended John Marshall High School and Rochester Community College.

Mike joined Greater Rochester Rotary in 2002. He has served the club on every board position with the exception of Secretary/Treasurer and was club president 2010-2011. Currently he is the District Governor elect, past Tech Team Chairperson for District 5960, STRIVE Co-Chair for the Rochester clubs, Board member of NCPETS, Vocational co-chair of Greater Rochester, member of the District 5960 Visioning Training Team, Technical Chair for NCPETS.

Mike and Nancy have been foster parents for over twenty years and have been “foster parents” to 82 children. In 2005 they were awarded the honor of Foster Parents of the Year by Olmsted County. Mike and Nancy have served on the Parents board for the Foster Care Association and have been invited speakers to the International Shaken Baby Conference. Mike has served on his church’s Board of Directors for seven years and is a past Chairperson of that committee.

Currently he is with First American Staff Appraisals as a Senior Appraiser and trainer, was the past owner of Becker Appraisals, a real estate appraisal firm since 2005. Has owned another appraisal firm and has been in the same business since 1991. He is an affiliated member of the Appraisal Institute and is a classroom instructor in the field. He currently serves as a board member of the Southeast Minnesota Association of Realtors MLS board and is Treasurer of the First Homes board of the Rochester Area Foundation.  Mike is an ongoing student of the profession and has logged over 1,000 hours of education time and credits.

Mike has been married to his lovely wife Nancy for 42 years and has always resided in Rochester. They have five children, Beth, Robin, Marc, Brian and Nykkole. They have ten grandchildren all under the age of nine.

 

Clare Lillis, Rotary District 5960 Dec 06, 2018
Human Trafficking efforts
Human Trafficking efforts

Clare Lillis, a 22 year Rotarian with the Forest Lake Rotary Club, has been club President, Assistant Governor, District Governor, Zone 28 Mentoring Chair and leader in several Dist. teams.  Now, as co-chair of the Dist. 5960 Ending Human Trafficking in MN,  along with Emma Nazarinia from the Rochester Rotary Club, attends numerous seminars, plays and film screenings to gain understanding of the breadth of the problem and speaks at Rotary clubs and other organizations to raise awareness and spark action to end human trafficking in MN.

Hudson High School Swing Choir Dec 13, 2018
Students of the Month Dec 20, 2018
Holiday party TBA Dec 27, 2018
Chief Geoff Willems, Hudson Police Department Jan 03, 2019
Brian Burns, Couples & Family Therapy Center Jan 10, 2019
Vocation: Marriage and Family Therapy
Vocation: Marriage and Family Therapy
Students of the Month Jan 17, 2019
Leah Isakson, Lommen Abdo Jan 24, 2019
Collaborative Divorce/Law
Tom Borowski, Hudson Hospital & Clinic Jan 31, 2019
Vocation: Healthcare Administration
Vocation: Healthcare Administration
Josh Cooan, YMCA Feb 07, 2019
Vocation: Making SOP’s Fun
Vocation: Making SOP’s Fun
Heather Logelin, President Feb 14, 2019
St. Croix Valley Foundation
St. Croix Valley Foundation
Students of the Month Feb 21, 2019
Bill Fanning, St. Croix River Hounds Feb 28, 2019
Mary Claire Potter, Hudson Chamber of Commerce Mar 07, 2019
State of the Chamber
State of the Chamber
Paula Skoviera, Defender of Potential Mar 14, 2019
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Students of the Month Mar 21, 2019
OPEN Mar 28, 2019
OPEN Apr 04, 2019
OPEN Apr 11, 2019
Students of the Month Apr 18, 2019
OPEN Apr 25, 2019
Sponsors