Mother & Son - Rotary Presidents

Mother & Son - Presidents in the same year

IS THIS A FIRST?

 

There are many examples of Fathers and sons both becoming Presidents of Rotary Clubs.  On occasion they may follow each other as President of the same Club or maybe they hold office in different Clubs at different times.  More unusually, they may be elected President of their respective Clubs during the same Rotary Year.  However, I suspect that a mother and son becoming President in the same Rotary year is probably unique - but that is precisely what will happen in July 2014.  Christine Clarke will be inducted as the President of the Rotary Club of Lower Wharfedale, Wetherby, Yorkshire whilst son, Stuart, will become President of Dundee Discovery.

Christine became the Club