Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Immediate Past President
Fellowship/Social Committee
Program Committee
Community Service Projects Committee
Membership Committee
Communications Committee
International Service Committee
Environment Committee
Metro Bethesda Rotary Committees

All Metro Bethesda Rotarians are encouraged to join a committee to help support the Club's activities. Our committees include:

Service Committee
The Service Committee coordinates the Club's service projects and helps identify new projects that would be appropriate for the Club to support. Projects include refugee apartment setups; food collection, preparation, and delivery for underserved communities; fundraisers; and much more.

2020-21 Chairs: Ellen Singer, Reed Dewey

Programs Committee

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

Membership Committee

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
Communications Committee


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
International Service and Outreach Committee

Metro Bethesda Rotary Club partners with Rotary clubs in Spain and Chile to provide funding for international health projects.
2020-21 Chair: Tolga Vural
Youth Committee

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

Environment Committee

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
Social Committee

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 Zoom happy hours and socially distanced gatherings.
2020-21 Chair: David Searby
Past Presidents Society


A new group to MBR, the Past President's Society 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