Marvin Chambers, from Fillmore, Saskatchewan, Canada, was elected to serve a two-year term as a director of The International Association of Lions Clubs at the association’s 94th International Convention, held in Seattle, Washington, USA, July 4 to July 8, 2011.
Director Chambers is an agricultural consultant and the mayor of Fillmore.
A member of the Fillmore and District Lions Club since 1971, he has held many offices within the association, including club president, region chair, zone chair and district governor. He also served as a Guiding Lion and convention chairperson, attended extension workshops and helped start three Lions clubs and a Leo club.
In recognition of his service to the association, he has received numerous awards including the 100% Club Secretary Award, 100% Club President Award, two International President’s Medals and two International President’s Certificates. He is also a Melvin Jones Fellow, a Judge Brian Stevenson Fellow and a life member of both the Saskatchewan Eye Bank and the Saskatchewan Foundation.
In addition to his Lions activities, Director Chambers is active in numerous professional and community organizations. He currently serves as a member of the Fillmore Recreation and Cultural Board, a member of the Hospital Foundation for Fillmore District and a village representative for Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities. In the past, he also served as councilor for RM #96 [Fillmore], United Church treasurer, councilor for the Village of Fillmore, and president of both the Fillmore’s Donor’s Choice and the Fillmore Curling Club.
Director Chambers and his wife, Lynne, also a Lion, have five children and five grandchildren.
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