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Home Our Leaders (2021 2022)

We Lead by Example


As Lions, our actions and service inspires others. We provide courage and a unique sense of empowerment to our communities and to the world. To do this, we depend on great leadership. And that takes great leadership development for our members.

 

Executive Officers

 
Douglas X. Alexander
International President
Brooklyn, New York

Biography / Photo

Dr. Jung-Yul Choi
Immediate Past International President,
LCIF Chairperson
Busan City, Republic of Korea

Biography / Photo

Brian E. Sheehan
International First Vice President
Bird Island, Minnesota

Biography / Photo

Dr. Patti Hill
International Second Vice President
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Biography / Photo

Fabrício Oliveira
International Third Vice President
Catolé do Rocha, Brazil

Biography / Photo

 

Second Year International Directors

 
Michael D. "Mike" Banks
Second Year International Director
Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA

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Robert "Bob" Block
Second Year International Director
Illinois, USA

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Kyu-Dong Choi
Second Year International Director
Republic of Korea

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Larry L. Edwards
Second Year International Director
Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA

Biography / Photo

Justin K. Faber
Second Year International Director
Deckerville, Michigan, USA

Biography / Photo

Allan J. Hunt
Second Year International Director
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada

Biography / Photo

Daniel Isenrich
Second Year International Director
Munich, Germany

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Bent Jespersen
Second Year International Director
Gentofte, Denmark

Biography / Photo

Masayuki Kawashima
Second Year International Director
Japan

Biography / Photo

Dr. Jose A. Marrero
Second Year International Director
Arecibo, Puerto Rico, USA

Biography / Photo

Nicole Miquel-Belaud
Second Year International Director
Toulouse, France

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VP Nandakumar
Second Year International Director
Thrissur, India

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Justice Christopher Shea Nickell
Second Year International Director
Paducah, Kentucky, USA

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Sampath Ranganathan
Second Year International Director
Chennai, India

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Marciano Silvestre
Second Year International Director
Brazil

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Masafumi Watanabe
Second Year International Director
Japan

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Guo-jun Zhang
Second Year International Director
China

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First Year International Directors

 
Elena Appiani
First Year International Director
Vicenza, Italy

Biography / Photo

K. Vamsidhar Babu
First Year International Director
Bangalore, India

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Teresa Dineen
First Year International Director
Ballinhassig, County Cork, Republic of Ireland

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Pai-Hsiang Fang
First Year International Director
Taichung, China Taiwan

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Jeffrey R. “Jeff” Gans
First Year International Director
Voorhees, New Jersey, USA

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Efren Ginard
First Year International Director
Asunción, Paraguay

Biography / Photo

Je-Gil Goo
First Year International Director
Gwangju, Republic of Korea

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Mats Granath
First Year International Director
Älta, Sweden

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Ken Ibarra
First Year International Director
San Bruno, California, USA

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Daisuke Kura
First Year International Director
Ishikawa, Japan

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Dr. Vinod Kumar Ladia
First Year International Director
Udaipur, India

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Kenji Nagata
First Year International Director
Kyoto, Japan

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Dr. Dianne J. Pitts
First Year International Director
Chappells, South Carolina, USA

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Allen Snider
First Year International Director
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada

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Ernesto “TJ” Tijerina
First Year International Director
San Antonio, Texas, USA

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Deb Weaverling
First Year International Director
Basehor, Kansas, USA

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John W. Youney
First Year International Director
Skowhegan, Maine, USA

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LCI Board of Director Appointees

 
Al Brandel
Past International President
Melville, New York, USA

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Frank Moore
Past International President
Daleville, Alabama, USA

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Nicolin Carol Moore
Past International Director
Valsayn, Rep Trindad Tobago

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Jerome Thompson
Past International Director
Moulton, Alabama, USA

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Dr. Gary Anderson
Past International Director
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

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Leroy Foster
Past District Governor
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

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LCIF Board of Trustees Appointees

 
Dr. Wing-Kun Tam
Past International President
Admiralty, China Hong Kong

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Robert "Bob" Libin
Past International Director
Keene, New Hampshire, USA

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Leo-Lion Board Liaisons

 
Ulrike "Ulli" Herrmann
Leo-Lion Board Liaison
Schwentinental, Germany

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Shefanie Vin
Leo-Lion Board Liaison
Paramaribo, Suriname

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2021-2022 Board Committee Assignments

 

Executive Committee

Douglas X. Alexander (Chairperson)
Dr. Jung-Yul Choi 
Brian E. Sheehan 
Dr. Patti Hill 
Fabrício Oliveira  
Robert "Bob" Block 

Audit Committee

Michael “Mike” Banks (Chairperson)
Daniel Isenrich (Vice Chairperson)
Allen Snider 
Vinod Kumar Ladia 

Constitution & By-Laws Committee

Justice Christopher Shea Nickell (Chairperson)
John W. Youney (Vice Chairperson)
Daisuke Kura 
Al Brandel 

Convention Committee

Frank Moore (Chairperson)
Robert “Bob” Block (Vice Chairperson)
Masayuki Kawashima 
Kenji Nagata 

District & Club Service Committee

Sampath Ranganathan (Chairperson)
Kyu-Dong Choi (Vice Chairperson)
Debra Weaverling 
Teresa Dineen 
Robert “Bob” Libin (Non-Voting Advisor)

Finance & Headquarters Operation Committee

Daniel Isenrich (Chairperson)
Michael “Mike” Banks (Vice Chairperson)
Allen Snider 
Vinod Kumar Ladia 
Leroy Foster 

Leadership Development Committee

Justin K. Faber (Chairperson)
Masafumi Watanabe (Vice Chairperson)
Ernesto “TJ” Tijerina 
K. Vamsidhar Babu
Nicolin Carol Moore

Long Range Planning Committee

Dr. Patti Hill (Chairperson)
Dr. Jung-Yul Choi 
Douglas X. Alexander 
Brian E. Sheehan  
Fabrício Oliveira 
Daniel Isenrich 
Al Brandel 
Nicolin Carol Moore 

Marketing Committee

Nicole Miquel-Belaud (Chairperson) 
VP Nandakumar (Vice Chairperson)
Jeffrey R. Gans 
Mats Granath 
Dr. Wing-Kun Tam (Non-Voting Advisor)

Membership Development Committee

Larry L. Edwards (Chairperson)  
Marciano Silvestre (Vice Chairperson) 
Elena Appiani 
Ranulfo Efren Ginard 
Jerome Thompson 
Shefanie Vin (Leo-Lion Board Liaison) 

Service Activities Committee

Allan J. Hunt (Chairperson)
Guojun Zhang (Vice Chairperson)
Dr. Dianne Pitts 
Je-Gil Goo 
Dr. Gary Anderson 

Technology Committee

Bent Jespersen (Chairperson)
Dr. Jose Marrero (Vice Chairperson)
Ken Ibarra 
Pai-Hsiang Fang 
Ulrike “Ulli” Hermann (Leo-Lion Board Liaison)