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News Wheel Newsletter - Current Mar 11, 2020
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News Wheel

Weekly Newsletter


March 11, 2020 



Rotarian of the Day - Jay Tipton


Jay TiptonJay Tipton is the executive director of THe SUites at Sugar Mill Point and joined our club in 2018 at the invitation of Brunnie Bisland. 

Jay is a native of Houma, having graduated from Vandebilt Catholic in 1998 and Nicholls State University in 2003.  Jay and his wife Karla are the proud parents of three children: Taylor, Sam, and Madelyn Rose. 

"I have always enjoyed being part of an organization that serves others.  The Rotary Club of Houma offers this opportunity along with introducing other components that benefit our local community." 


Guest Speaker - Jennifer Danos, E-Learning Academy


Jennifer DanosJennifer Danos will be discussing education services designed to enhance the quality of education through personalized guided online resources.  A native of Thibodaux, Jennifer graduated from Thibodaux High School and continued her education at Nicholls State University where she graduated with a BS in Marketing in 2006.  She later obtained a teaching certificate and taught 7th and 8th grade math, Algebra, I, II and Geometry in the public-school system for six years. She began her career at E-Learing’s Thibodaux location in 2012 as a Learning Coach, before transferring to Houma’s location in 2013 where she acts as both Director and Leaning Coach. 


Jennifer is marred to Jarred Danos and they are the proud parents of their four-year-old daughter Rae and their son Cobi who just turned one.




We will be doing Happy Bucks this week to benefit the Food Bank! Bring some money and be happy! 


Have a personal announcement? Email it to morgan@allisonattorneys.com!


Weekly Words of Wisdom


By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.

-- Robert Frost


Calendar of Events
Date & Time Event
 Mar 11  ROD: Jay Tipton
 Mar 13  Sherman Naquin's Anniversary (FIRST YEAR!)
 Mar 15  Michael D'Angelo's Birthday!
 Mar 17  Sybil Webb's Anniversary (16 Years!)
 Mar 18  David Boudreax's Anniversary (5 Years!)
 Mar 18  ROD: Louis "Bubba" Watkins. Guest Speaker: Phyllis Peoples, TGMC
 Mar 25  ROD: Yolanda Trahan, Guest Speaker: Jay and Allison Clune, NSU
 Mar 27  David Boudreaux's Birthday!
 Mar 27  Sherman Naquin's Birthday!
 Mar 27  Mike Solet's First Anniversary!
 Mar 27  Stacy Solet's First Anniversary!
 Apr 5  Andre' Brunet's Birthday!
 Apr 6  Sharon Bergeron's Anniversary (15 Years!)
 Apr 7  Brunnie Bisland's Anniversary (44 Years!)
 Apr 8  Jan Villemarette's Birthday!
 Apr 9  Wallace Ellender, III's Birthday!
 Apr 10  Stephanie Corso's Anniversary (7 Years!)


Harold L. Domingue Jr.  District 6200 Governor  Board of Directors
Tracy Schwab  Assistant District Governor William Foster, Director Emeritus
Club Officers Craig Hebert
President Derek Chaisson Joe Paul Mayet
President-Elect Jerry Ledet Craig Dalferes
Immediate Past President Leslie Waalk Brunnie Bisland
Secretary Stephanie Corso Sherri Roach
Treasurer Cal McKey Morgan Allison
General Secretary Brenda Faucheux Miles Forrest
Sergeant-at-Arms Dixon Lewis Brenda Faucheux
    Chris Chaisson
Area Club Make-Ups
Online Makeups https://www.rotaryeclubone.org/  
Downtown Houma Club 5:30 pm Tues Spiggots Brew Pub
Golden Meadow Noon Thursday Bayou Bowling Alley
Grand Isle 7pmWednesday Community Center
Houma Sunrise Club 7:30 am Tuesday NY Bagel
Houma-Terrebonne Club Noon Thursday Plantation Inn
Lockport Noon Thursday C'est Cajun Catering
Morgan City Noon Thursday Petroleum Club
Thibodaux Noon Tuesday Envie


The Rotary Club of Houma, committed to the motto “Service Above Self,” is an active humanitarian organization made up of community leaders who have fun working together while developing leaders of all ages.