2020 Conference Details


2020 Rotary District 7545 Annual Conference

District Governor
Shari Messinger

Let’s Celebrate Our Clubs!

Dear Rotarians, It’s time to get excited for the first Rotary District 7545 annual Conference, which will be held at the Stonewall Resort on May 1-3, 2020.

“This first-time event at Stonewall will be a “Celebration of Clubs;” of Rotarian fellowship, learning, service…and Fun!,” explained District Governor Shari Messinger. “This will truly be a celebration of our clubs…a celebration of you, as Rotarians.”

The conference begins on Friday, May 1 at noon and will end on Sunday, May 3 by noon.

Register Before April 6!

Registration is now open, with an early registration fee is $85 per person. This price will increase to $100 per person on April 6, 2020.
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Registration includes Friday lunch and dinner, Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and Sunday breakfast. (Let us know if you have dietary restrictions when you register.)

Reserve Your Room by March 31!
Stonewall Resort has reserved a block of rooms at the special conference rate of $145 per night (plus resort fees and applicable taxes).  Room reservations are limited and must be made by March 31, 2020 to guarantee the rate. 
Room reservations can be made online.

In line with our motto “Service Above Self,” all have the option to participate in a special food packing event on Sunday morning that will benefit those in need in our local communities. (Participants will be able to take the packaged food back to their local food pantries.)


Conference Highlights (Final Agenda to be announced soon)

Friday, May 1

Registration opens at 11:00 a.m. Meeting for Past District Governors, fellowship activities will include a Cornhole Tournament  in the afternoon, with an evening Opening Dinner featuring Luz Maria Ortiz-Smith from the Rotary Club of Santa Barbara Sunrise, Santa Barbara, California, as guest speaker.

Shotgun start of the All Clubs Golf Tournament on the Arnold Palmer golf course is 1:00 p.m.
More information and registration may be found here.

Saturday, May 2
Presentations by Laurie Menzel (Rotary Foundation), Lunch with guest speaker Luz Maria Ortiz-Smith, RYLA  presentation, Celebration of Life Memorial Service, Dinner and Awards Ceremony with Keynote Guest Speaker, Vanessa Ervin.

Sunday, May 3
Food Packing event, Final Awards and Closing remarks. Conference ends by 12:00 p.m.

Help Sponsor our Event
Finally, the District Conference is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your business or organization through a sponsorship.  If you are interested in sponsoring the event, download the pdf.

For Conference questions, please contact District Conference Chair, Amanda Ream.

For Registration questions, please contact DOC, Deb Halsey-Hunter.