Update from the District Council meeting:
Incoming District Director Patricia O’Reilly and PQD John Cox
The incoming District Director is Patricia O’Reilly (2018-19)
The incoming Program Quality Director is John Cox (2018-19)
Gerard Mannix was elected Club Growth Director.
Daniel Sandars was elected Public Relations Manager.
Division A: Maura Meeney was acclaimed.
Division B: Larry Lyons was acclaimed.
Division C: Barry Lane was acclaimed.
Division D: Shaun Durkin was acclaimed.
Division E: Andy Nichols was acclaimed.
Division F: Pat Croke was elected.
Division G: Alex Knibbs was acclaimed.
Division H: Steve Campion was elected.
Division S: Avril Stringer was acclaimed.
Their term will commence 1st July 2018.
- The Realignment Committee’s recommendations for new boundaries was approved.
- On the motion for future contests, Option 3 was approved: all 4 contests will be held at District Conference each year.
- Motion: From 1 July 2018, Area Directors in District 71 will be appointed by the District Director through a nominations committee: the motion was defeated.
18 Clubs have already achieved President’s Distringuished Status.
There are 22 DTMs this year, and 22 members have achieved a Triple Crown.
Killarney will host the 2020 District 71 Conference.
Contestants’ Briefing has been moved to Harbour 10.