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2024-2025 Board of Directors

Help us welcome the Rotary Club of Nashville 2024-2025 Board of Directors! This group of service-minded community leaders helps achieve our mission of impacting our community by creating forums for fellowship, understanding and service among engaged leaders. Officers: Alfred Degrafinreid II, Rotary President, Leadership Tennessee Ken Youngstead, VP/President-Elect, Kraft CPAs Joanne Pulles, Immediate Past President, Read More »

2023-2024 Board of Directors

The Rotary Club of Nashville is fortunate to have a membership full of Nashville’s service-minded community leaders. We are delighted to announce the 2023-24 Board of Directors: Officers: Joanne Pulles, Club President | HCA Healthcare Foundation Alfred Degrafinreid, II, Club President-Elect | Leadership Tennessee Lisa Ferrelli, Immediate Club Past President | Bank of America Jim Schmitz, Club Secretary/Treasurer | Elliott Davis Clark Read More »

From Main Street Nashville: Former Govs. Bredesen, Haslam launch podcast to spark political discourse

Former Tennessee Governors Phil Bredesen and Bill Haslam are launching a podcast aimed at bringing civility back to political discussions. Link to read: https://www.mainstreet-nashville.com/news/former-govs-bredesen-haslam-launch-podcast-to-spark-political-discourse/article_76642f92-32ce-11ed-9a25-13a413366178.html By Vivian Jones “You Might Be Right” is produced by the Howard Baker Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee. Haslam and Bredesen talked about the project during an Read More »

From News Channel 5: Eddie George speaks inspiring, coaching future for TSU football

Watch: https://www.newschannel5.com/news/eddie-george-speaks-inspiring-coaching-future-for-tsu-football-team-members   By: Darby McCarthy Posted at 9:57 PM, Aug 29, 2022   and last updated 9:57 PM, Aug 29, 2022 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Tennessee football legend made an appearance in front of local business people on Monday. Known for his time on the field with the Tennessee Oilers when they became the Titans in the ’90s, Eddie Read More »

Hybrid Meetings to Resume on October 4

Hybrid Meetings to Resume on October 4     Fellow Rotarian, After a pause from meeting in person and evaluating how congregations and organizations have adjusted during this challenging time, the Nashville Rotary Board of Directors has approved the recommendation of the Pandemic Response Committee to return to the hybrid format next Monday, October 4, Read More »

Virtual meetings to resume through September

My fellow Rotarians, We continue to face uncertainty as COVID-19 cases surge in our community once again.  In May, we returned to the Wildhorse for hybrid meetings, with safety protocols in place to protect our members who choose to meet in-person.  Given the surge of the Delta variant, our ad hoc Pandemic Response Committee created Read More »