Rotarian Jean Snyder honored with Paul Harris Fellow award

Rotarian Jean Snyder was honored with the Rotary founder’s Paul Harris Fellow award at Rotary District 7260’s Women in Rotary 25th Anniversary Year Celebration on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at the Irish Coffee Pub in East Islip, New York. Past District Governor Arnold Quaranta announced the award saying: ” Jean Snyder has the distinction of being one of the first women inducted nationwide into Rotary, the second in Northport Rotary, in 1988. She became the club’s first woman president in 1993-94. Jean has long been chair of one of Northport’s major fund raising events, the June golf outing, adding her own considerable golfing skills. She continues to be very active in support of all club activities.”
Pictured below from left to right are Past District Governor Arnie Quaranta, current District Governor Cornelia Gevinski, Jean Snyder and Carolyn Jones, keynote speaker and the first woman appointed as Trustee of Rotary international’s Rotary Foundation.