Michael Boyer | Rotary Public Image Coordinator for Zone 26 | Email
Michael Boyer has been working in Technology and Digital Marketing for 22 years. He is the Chief Operating Officer of Digital West, Inc., a company providing digital products and services to thousands of businesses across the country.
Michael has Rotary in his blood, a fourth generation Rotarian. Michael’s Great Grand Father, Luther Hodges was Rotary International President in 1967-68. Michael’s Father is Past District Governor in District 5010, his mother is Past President of the Rotary Club of Wasilla and his wife is past President of the Rotary Club of Pismo Beach/Five Cities.
Michael serves as the Presidential Advisor of the Rotary Club of Pismo Beach/Five Cities. He is the Rotary Public Image Coordinator for Zone 26, and this year, Michael serves as the Membership Chair for John Weiss in District 5240.
Both the San Luis Obispo Tribune and the Pacific Coast Business Times recognized Michael with their “Top 20 Under 40” Award for his professional excellence and profound commitment to the Community.
Michael lives in Arroyo Grande, CA with his wife and son.
Jim Bell | Assistant Rotary Public Image Coordinator | Email
Now a member of the RC of Bakersfield Twilight, Jim began his Rotary career as a member of the Rotary Club of Bakersfield Breakfast in 2004. Jim served as their 27th Club President in 2008-2009. That year, his major club project was to charter an evening club in Bakersfield. The Rotary Club of Bakersfield Twilight became a reality in May of 2009 when Jim, other Rotarians and brand new Rotarians joined as Charter Members. He has held key leadership positions in both Rotary clubs and both Club Foundations as well as many different District positions including receiving District 5240 Rotarian of the Year in 2011- 2012. Jim is a Past District Governor for District 5240 for 2015-2016.Besides becoming a member of the faculty for the GETS/GNATS for 2016, Jim has also served an Assistant Rotary Coordinator for Zone 26. Starting this Rotary year, he will be an Assistant Rotary Public Image Coordinator on the Zone 25/26 staff.
Originally from Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Jim attended The Ohio State University and graduated with a Telecommunications degree from Kent State University before moving to California to begin a 35 year career in the Broadcasting business. Now retired, Jim is a District 5240 Master PRLS Graduate, member of the Paul Harris Society, Bequest Society, and he and his wife Donna are Major Donors.
Jim and Donna reside in Bakersfield and share the hobbies of their ever-present dogs, reading, travel, and enjoying the many Rotarians that have enriched their lives and the many blessings of 42 years of marriage