The club president, secretary and treasurer comprise the core of the club officer team, working together to provide effective club leadership. The club president, in addition to supervising overall club operations, is responsible for developing team strategies, coaching and motivating the team members, and monitoring overall performance of the team.
John has been the Public Relations Officer for about five years and a member of Henley Lions Club for about twelve years. I have served one term as Club President.
Amongst other events I have organised the Christmas Santa Grotto raising money for children’s charities since starting the event at the garden centre in Shiplake before transferring venue to the Toad Hall garden centre.
Dave has been club secretary for a number of years. He joined Lions in 1989 when he was inducted into the Woodbridge & District Lions Club in Suffolk. He transferred to Henley Lions in 1992 and has been very active in the club ever since. Dave has twice been Henley’s club president as well as both zone chairman and region chairman. He’s involved in the local community and, since retiring from paid employment, has become more immersed in his hobby of photography, particularly equine photography. Additionally, Dave is very active as a volunteer eventing fence judge at all levels both national and international. He is also the secretary of Henley Probus Club.
Robin joined the Henley Lions club in 1996 and has had 20 enjoyable years helping others who are less fortunate than himself. He has been the Club treasurer since 1999 and was president in 2004/2005.