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June 5, 2019 



Rotarian of the Day - Derek Chaisson


Derek ChaissonDerek Chaisson is a Commercial Banker and a Senior VP at United Community Bank. He has spent 20 years in the banking industry, with 5 1/2 years at United Community Bank.


Derek is married to Angela Rhodes Chaisson.  They have 4 children: Katie, Conner, Isabella, Matthew.


Derek will give a presentation on the home wine making process. "You Too Can Make Great Tasting Wine!"




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Weekly Words of Wisdom


Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.

-- Victor Hugo


Calendar of Events
Date & Time Event
 Jun 6  Mary Lynn Bisland's Anniversary (12 Years!)
 Jun 10  Chad Adams' Anniversary (4 Years!)
 Jun 12  RoD: L.J. Folse
 Jun 13  Wallace Ellender's Aniversary (First Year!)
 Jun 18  L.J. Folse's Birthday!
 Jun 19  RoD: Michael D'Angelo
 Jun 20  John Hobgood's Anniversary (First Year!)
 Jun 20  Installation Banquet at Ellendale
 Jun 25  Frank Kolwe's Anniversary (33 Years!)
 Jun 26  RoD: Tom Hassell
 Jun 30  Stephanie Corso's Birthday!


Gary J. Lacombe  District 6200 Governor  Board of Directors
Harold L. Domingue Jr.  District 6200 Governor-Elect William Foster, Director Emeritus
Club Officers Craig Hebert
President LeslieWaalk Joe Paul Payet
President-Elect Derek Chaisson Craig Dalferes
Vice President Sherri Roach Brunnie Bisland
Secretary Jerry Ledet Reuben Williams
Treasurer Stephanie Corso Morgan Allison
General Secretary Brenda Fachaux Miles Forrest
Sergeant-at-Arms Ricky Johnson Cal McKey
    Yolanda Trahan
    Brenda Fachaux
Area Club Make-Ups
Online Makeups  
Downtown Houma Club 5:30 pm Tues (except the 3rd Tues) The Patio
  5:30 pm 3rd Tues Downtown Jeaux
Golden Meadow Noon Thursday Bayou Bowling Alley
Grand Isle 7pmWednesday Community Center
Houma Sunrise Club 7:30 am Tuesday The Vintage Garden Café
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.