Lions District 49A

Lions District 49A, along with Lions District 49B, make up Lions Multiple District 49 of Lions Clubs International (LCI).  Geographically, District 49A covers the Aleutian Islands/South West, South Central, and South East, including the "Pan-Handle," regions of Alaska. District 49A is divided into 6 Zones, and 34 active clubs spread across this.vast frontier.

The current District 49A Lions Year (2023-2024) Cabinet Officers include:

  • District Governor (DG) Kathie Morin
  • 1st Vice-District Governor (1VDG) William Russell "Russ" Ingram III
  • 2nd Vice-District Governor (2VDG) Robert Posma
  • Secretary Karen Wallace
  • Treasurer Karan Hupperten
  • Immediate Past District Governor (IPDG) Bert Verrall
    • Zone 1 Chair Sarah DesOrmeaux (Region I)
    • Zone 2 Chair Thomas Speckels (Region II)
    • Zone 3 Chair Greg Nelson (Region II)
    • Zone 4 Chair Richard "Tiny" Fagg (Region III)
    • Zone 5 Chair Tom Phillips (Region III)
    • Zone 6 Chair Gregg Olson (Region I)

You can find out more about who Lions are and what we do here: About Lionism - What are Lions?


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