Part III graduates and RLI staff & faculty at the LEEDS Gold certified UNC Center City building in Charlotte.

L to R: Faculty members Assaad Mounzer, Gene Moorhead, Tim Beck, graduate Suneel Jaitly, District 7680 District Governor David Hare, graduates Mary Smith, Kim Atwell, Adam Lee, Joan Foley, RLI District 7680 Chair Georgia Oakes, graduate Larry Schronce, and District Coordinator and PDG Ken Dresser.  (Not shown are faculty members Alvin Lewis, PDG Tom Smith, and Linda Carducci.)

Five Rotary Districts were represented at this Rotary Leadership Institute with 25 students participating on a lovely fall day in Charlotte NC.  Part I participants are looking forward to completing Part II and III and Part II participants eagerly move on to graduate.  Some also expressed an interesting in becoming a faculty member and were pleased that the next faculty training will be close by in Kannapolis NC on January 11-13, 2019.

These three Part I participants chose to define their Rotary Clubs as “Strong” and having “High Impact” in the Engaging New Members session.  L to R:  Scott Powell, Greenville SC Rotary Club; Jacqueline Brumell, Rotary Club of Spartan West; and Leslie McArthur, Rotary Club of Charlotte Providence.  Jacqueline and Leslie have been Rotarians for only a year and are already engaging tremendously!