MBR Club Leadership & Committees
The Service Committee coordinates the Club’s service projects and helps identify new projects. Projects include refugee apartment setups; food collection, preparation, and delivery for underserved communities; and fundraisers.
2020-21 Co-Chairs: Ellen Singer & Reed Dewey
The Program Committee enlists weekly presenters to share informal remarks with our club. We strive to have an eclectic, exciting, and high caliber mix of people to address us on a wide variety of topics.
2020-21 Chair: Stephanie Lowet
The Membership Committee encourages potential community members to attend meetings and join the Club. The Committee also coordinates introductory and orientation activities for new members.
2020-21 Chair: Nuray Anahtar
The Youth Committee works to engage teens in our Club via our high school community Interact Club; scholarship programs; and Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA), a leadership experience organized by our Rotary District 7620.
2020-21 Chair: Kallie Forman
The Communications Committee keeps the Club and the community informed about Club activities and events through the website, social media, press releases, and other communication methods.
2020-21 Chair: Ginny Maycock
The International Projects Committee works with MBR partner Rotary clubs in Spain and Chile to provide funding for international health projects.
2020-21 Chair: Tolga Vural
The Low Impact Lifestyle Awareness Committee (LILAC) raises awareness of environmental issues and inspires personal and community action to reduce the impact of our lifestyle on the environment.
2020-21 Chair: Mohan Narayanan
The Social Committee plans activities for Club members, guests and friends. Previous events include Halloween parties, happy hours, museum tours, baseball games, a dance lesson, dinners, and a Super Bowl party. During COVID-19, the Club has held periodic socially-distanced gatherings and Zoom happy hours.
2020-21 Chair: David Searby
Rotarians for the Equality of Black People – this Social Justice committee works with to the Rotary Club of Washington, DC to help eradicate systemic racism.
2020-21 Chair: Ellie Gill
The Past President’s Society, a new group to MBR, will be an informal mechanism for prior club leadership to keep their strong connection to MBR and offer their wisdom to the board.
2020-21 Chair: Ed Kim