Finding the Hero in YOU! Reno, Nevada, USA

Rotary District 5190 Conference serving California & Nevada
Atlantis Casino Resort, Reno, Nevada
Thursday, May 12, 2016

     "End Polio Now" flashed upon the neon marque of the Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa, hosting the Annual Conference of Rotary International District 5190 assembled delegates during May 12-15, 2016.   Governor Gail "Virus" Ellingwood convened the 550 attendees from Rotary Clubs in Nevada and California.  The three day program featured young professional, Mitty Chang who will be serving as Chairman of the Rotary International Rotaract-Interact Committee, Ann Lee Hussey, Polio survivor from South Berwick, Maine who currently serves as Adviser to the International PolioPlus Committee plus John T. Capps, keynote speaker Opening Session and Saturday evening Banquet who also addressed the popular, 'Special Invitation Breakfast' for the Rotary Hero's who graduated from Rotary Academy and Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) enhanced by new Rotarians who had joined since May 2014.   Incoming District 5190 Governors are: 2016-17 John Sullivan, 2017-18 Doug McDonald and 2018-19 Tina Spencer-Mulhern.