CAPITAL DISTRICT KIWANIS HISTORY

CLUBS, Divisions, Regions, Links, Leadership, People

KIWANIS CLUB OF MOUNTAIN ROAD ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MD
Organized Dec. 10, 1951. Chartered Jan. 29, 1952.
Sponsor Glen Burnie, MD
was Division 6, now Division 14
Mason Dixon Region
Key #03757
118th District Club
Surrender Charter 2012 - 2013

1952
President Warren G. Eyerly, Secretary Rev. Ernest R. Twigg
Membership Jan 1 - 19, Attendance 90%

The Mountain Road Kiwanis Club received its Charter on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 1952 at the Friendship International Airport. The officers were President Warren G. Eyerly, Vice President Isadore Hillman, Secretary Treasurer Ernest Twigg. The Club was sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Glen Burnie. The first meeting was held in the building that was originally built by the "sons of Temperance Lodge" in 1875.

1953
President Isador Hillman, Secretary Roland V. Calvert
Membership Jan 1 - 20, Attendance 92%

1954
President John Wilson Sr, Secretary Roland V. Calvert
Membership Jan 1 - 26, Attendance 91%

1955
President Milton H. Norris, Secretary Roland V. Calvert
Membership Jan 1 - 26, Attendance 96%

1956
Division 14
President ?, Secretary ?

1957
President Garland A. Ruark, Secretary John C. Sullivan

1958
President William H. DeBaugh, Jr., Secretary Joseph E. Bauer

1959
President Robert E. Baxter, Secretary Joseph E. Bauer

1960
President Walter L. Boushell, Secretary Joseph E. Bauer

1961
President John C Sullivan, Secretary Joseph E. Bauer

1962
President Edward T. Koch, Secretary Charles A. Gassmann

1963
President Fred W. Earp, Scretary Charles A. Gassmann

1964
President Elmer M. Honeywell,Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1965
President Vincent Anello, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1966
President Gordon L. Griffith, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1967
President Howard E. Lohorn, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1968
President Elmer E. Dunn, Secretary Gordon L. Griffith
LG Garland A. Ruark

1969
President Richard W. Dawson, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1969 - 1970
President Robert G. Newman, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1970 - 1971
President J. Monroe Chairs, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1971 - 1972
President Theodore N. Clark, Secretary Garland A. Ruark

1972 - 1973
President John Wilson Jr, Secretary Gordon L. Griffith

1973 - 1974
President Carl G. Hornfeck, Secretary Richard H. Dawson

1974 - 1975
President John H. Brown, Secretary Richard H. Dawson
LG Theodore Clark

1975 - 1976
President Hoseph C. Arp, Secretary Richard H. Dawson

1976 - 1977
President Louis J. Doetsch, Secretary Richard H. Dawson

1977 - 1978
President Robert O. Newman, Secretary Charles H. Zeigler

1978 - 1979
President James W. Cotham, Secretary John Wilson Jr

1979 - 1980
President Julius O. Koch, Secretary John Wilson Jr

1980 - 1981
President Joseph Aro, Secretary John Wilson Jr

1981 - 1982
President Kenneth Hook, Secretary John Wilson Jr

1982 - 1983
President David S. Blanch, Secretary William Pratesi

1983 - 1984
President George Messina, Secretary David B. Macayna
LG John Wilson Jr

1984 - 1985
President Roland W. Marsh Jr, Secretary William Pratesi

1985 - 1986
President John W. Forsythe, Secretary William Pratesi

1986 - 1987
President Walter F. Scott, Secretary William Pratesi

1987 - 1988
President Trevor A. Kiessling, Secretary William Pratesi

1988 - 1989
President Rudy J. Novak, Secretary William Pratesi

1989 - 1990
President Donald S. Blanch, Secretary William Pratesi

1990 - 1991
President Jane R. Nisser, Secretary John Wilson Jr

1991 - 1992
President Jane R. Nisser, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1992 - 1993
President Ronald J. Byle, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1993 - 1994
President Douglas Arnold, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1994 - 1995
President Douglas Arnold, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1995 - 1996
President Michael D. Rind, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1996 - 1997
President Howard E. Lohom, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1997 - 1998
President Donald S. Allen, Secretary John W. Forsythe
LG David S. Blanch

1998 - 1999
President Trevor A. Kissling, Secretary John W. Forsythe

1999 - 2000
President Robert O. Newman, Secretary John W. Forsythe

2000 - 2001
President Thomas Keane, Secretary John W. Forsythe
LG Michael Rind

2001 - 2002
President Julius O. Koch, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 14, Attendance 63%
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

(Capital Builder V21, #5, Feb. 2002) The Mountain Road Kiwanis club celebrated its 50th Anniversary on December 4, 2001 at the La Fontaine Bleu in Glen Burnie, Maryland. Mr. John Wilson Jr., Past LG and President. Mr. Julius Koch, President, welcomed the visiting officers, guests, and members of the visiting clubs. Two of the guests, Mr. Hillary Lee Stallings and Mr. Harry A. Jones were charter members. Ms. Cecelia Fabula, Assistant to Anne Arundel County Executive, Janet Ownes, presented an Executive Citation, on behalf of the Citizens of Anne Arundel County. Paying tribute to the club on its very special occasion of its 50th Anniversary. Mr. Michael Cadogan, from the county Executive's Office was also present.

John Wilson Jr. introduced LG Jeff Althoff, who introduced Capital District Gov. Jerome E. Peuler, Jr., Gov. Peuler congratulated the club on its achievements and the program of trying to eliminate the leading cause of mental retardartion in the world that the Kiwanis sponsored. Kiwanis International raised $ 70 million that has been used to introduce iodine into salt into the Third World countries. Gov. Peuler conducted a crowd pleasing question and answer period pertaining to happenings and incidents during the last 50 years.

Year End: 43 Projects Completed, 473 Service Hours, $1,750 Spent, 6 Interclubs

2002 - 2003
President Don Allen, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 14, Attendance 73%
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 44 Projects Completed, 474 Service Hours, $3,170 Spent, 6 Interclubs

2003 - 2004
President Peter Wong, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 12, Attendance 86%
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 40 Projects Completed, 487 Service Hours, $2,500 Spent, 1 Interclubs

2004 - 2005
President David Blanch, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 10, Attendance 77%
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Contributed $10 per member to Tsunami Relief Effort.

Year End: 58 Projects Completed, 379 Service Hours, $1,559 Spent, 3 Interclubs

2005 - 2006
Mason Dixon Region
President Michael D. Rind, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 10, Attendance 56%
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 28 Projects Completed, 1306 Service Hours, $2,400 Spent, 3 Interclubs

2006 - 2007
President Howard E. Lohom, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 13, Attendance %
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair International Understanding Dave Blanch
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: Projects Completed, Service Hours, $ Spent, Interclubs

2007 - 2008
President Ronald Byle, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 16, Attendance 50%
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 68 Projects Completed, 526 Service Hours, $863 Spent, 3 Interclubs

2008 - 2009
President Ronald Byle, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 17, Attendance 46%
Meet TU 6:30 PM 177 Diner
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 74 Projects Completed, 497 Service Hours, $2575 Spent, 2 Interclubs

2009 - 2010
President Donald Allen, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 16, Attendance 38%
Meet (1st, 2nd, 3rd) TU 6:30 PM Windows on the Bay
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 20 Projects Completed, 160 Service Hours, $8 Spent, 2 Interclubs, $0 CD Foundation

2010 - 2011
President Jane E. Forsythe, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 17
Meet (1st, 2nd, 3rd) TU 6:30 PM Windows on the Bay
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

Year End: 7 Projects Completed, 22 Service Hours, $1152 Spent,3 Interclubs, $0 CD Foundation

2011 - 2012
President Jane E. Forsythe, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 17
Meet (1st, 2nd, 3rd) TU 6:30 PM Windows on the Bay
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind

2012 - 2013
President Tyler Hancock, Secretary John W. Forsythe
Membership Oct 1 - 17
Meet 1st, 2nd, 3rd TU 6:30 PM Windows on the Bay
District Chair Risk Management Michael D. Rind
Surrender Charter