June 15, 2012
-- Mary Shallies will serve as the clubs 20th president for the 2012-2013 Rotary year effective July 1, 2012. The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Noon was chartered in 1992 and is made up of business professionals who come together to serve the community and promote their vocations. Shallies has owned and operated AdSource, a full service marketing and advertising consulting firm, since 1992. She has been a member of the club for eight years and has served on the board of directors for the previous 4 years.
“I am thrilled to lead to our club this Rotary year as we undertake new initiatives which will include the development of a community garden project in Bonita Springs, as well as the establishment of a partnership with a Rotary club internationally to assist other communities abroad."
The club meets every Thursday at noon at Spanish Wells Clubhouse in Bonita Springs. The club organizes and hosts the annual Taste of Bonita, one of the cities largest annual events. Over 34,000 Rotary Clubs can be found in over 200 countries and geographical areas worldwide.