Brad Robinson | Rotary Coordinator | Email
Brad is a past District Governor and DRFC Chair of District 5280, and past PETS Chair for the SCA/Nevada PETS. He was the Operations Division Chair for the Hawaii Institute and the Programs Division Chair for the Victoria Institute. He also served on the Phoenix and Lake Tahoe Institute committees and as an Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Zone 26.
Brad has been part of the GETS Faculty and was a member of the West Coast Sydney Registration Committee, and was the Zone 25/26 registration chair for the Hawaii Peace Conference. He is a member of the Beverly Hills Club, and his profession is commercial/residential property management. He has served on several committees for the City of Beverly Hills and as the Chair of their Traffic and Parking Commission. He and his wife Catherine live in Marina del Rey, and his business offices also are located there.
Louise Andres | Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Districts 5280,5320, 5340 | Email
Louise majored in chemistry and math in college, and had a career in the computer industry, with jobs as a programmer, systems analyst, project manager, systems engineer and more. She worked for NASA, then worked for IBM for 28 years, in sales, consulting and executive management, and retired as a director for IBM in 2005.
With a classification of Business Consulting, Louise joined the La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club in 2002, and was president in 2009-2010, as well as district governor of District 5340 in 2014-2015. Her husband, Steve, is a member of the Miramar Club. She and Steve have committed to Paul Harris Society and are major donors.
Louise started and chairs the Friendship Exchange program for the district, and has hosted scholars, Rotarians from around the world, exchange students and more. They have been to district conferences in Turkey, South Africa and India, where they participated in an NID.
At the Rotary Zone level, she participated three times on the SoCalNevada multi-district PETS Committee, and is currently on the Rotary Institute Planning Committee, and on two membership/diversity teams. She will be taking over strategic planning for the zone. She has helped 3 districts and 45+ clubs create strategic plans. She also has taught leadership and strategic planning at GNATS/GETS.
Steve and Louise live in La Jolla, California. They like hiking, travelling, and sailing. They have two children, both are married, and have given us 3 of the cutest grandchildren in the world.
Joe Hamilton | Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Districts 5170, 5230, 5220, 5000 | Email
Joe is a member of Cupertino Rotary in District. In 2012-13 he served as District 5170 Governor. Since being Governor, Joe has chaired several major district committees including the District Membership Committee last year. Besides currently serving on his club and district Membership Committees, Joe is a member of the 5170 Nominating Committee, Focus on the Future Committee and District Finance Committee.
Joe holds a Masters Degree in History from San Jose State University and was a high school teacher, coach, Principal, and administrator during a 38 year career in education. He retired as Superintendent of Schools in 2002
Joe’s passion for International Service has taken him around the world. He has been a team member on 4 Guatemala Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate, burn repair surgery teams; on Wheel Chair Distribution trips in Mexico, Central America and China; on a Polio National Immunization Day in Ghana; as a lead on a VTT of educators to train rural Chinese teacher; and on matching grant projects to Djibouti, China, Romania, Laos, Cambodia, Guatemala, and Mexico. As Major Donors, Joe and Kathi make The Rotary Foundation a priority.
Joe has a strong background of community activities including numerous community and professional boards and is a Senior Fellow in the Silicon Valley American Leadership Forum.
Joe and his wife Kathi reside in Cupertino. They have three grown sons and two high school aged granddaughters.
Jim Bell | Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Districts 5240, 5300, 5330 | Email
Jim Bell is a charter member of the RC of Bakersfield Twilight. Jim served as governor of District 5240 in 2015-2016. Jim has held many positions at the club, foundation and district level during his Rotary career. Jim is a Major Donor, Bequest Society and Paul Harris Society member. In addition to Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Districts 5240, 5300 and 5330, Jim is serving on the faculty for the GETS/GNATS Training Team.
Lucinda General | Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Districts 5490, 5500 and 5510 | Email
Lucinda General is proud to be a third generation Rotarian. In 1990 she joined Rotary in Hartford Connecticut, was pleased and honored to become the first female Rotarian with Club Rotario de Rohrmoser, Costa Rica in 1993 and since 1996 is a member of the Rotary Club of Mesa West, Arizona.
Lucinda has served extensively in her club and districts. She led a successful membership drive for Mesa West Rotary that received district recognition. She has been honored as Club and District Rotarian of the year, presented with the Rotary International Service Above Self Award and was honored to be able to serve twice as a Rotary International President’s Representative.
District operations, club engagement and leadership development are intensely important to Lucinda. By twice chairing Arizona Tri-District PETS, repeating years as a District Conference chair, facilitating at Zone 25-26 GNATS, and holding a variety of other District positions she now directs her energy to strengthening District 5510 and all of Arizona Rotary. At present, Lucinda serves on the board for the Multi District PETS Alliance, as Zone Treasurer, Assistant Rotary Coordinator and on the 5510 Governor’s advisory board. She is filling s second term as delegate to the 2016 Council on Legislation. Having been past district chair for the Annual Fund, Lucinda supports our Foundation as a Major Donor, Benefactor and Bequest Society member.
Lucinda is the owner of Simplified Expansions, Inc an office management and bookkeeping business. She and her husband Wayne live in Phoenix with Bella the softest cocker spaniel you will ever meet.