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District Officers and Chairpersons

As provided in the District Constitution and Bylaws, the District Governor is the Chief Administrative Officer. The DG is assisted by a District Cabinet consisting of the District Governor, the Immediate Past District Governor, the 1st and 2nd Vice District Governors, the Zone Chairpersons, the Cabinet Secretary and Cabinet Treasurer. The responsibilities of these officers is provided in the previous referenced Bylaws. The Governor team also includes many appointed positions as provided in the list below.

For additional information you can reference the Arkansas Lions State Directory or one of three websites: District 7L Lions, Arkansas Lions Website or the Lions International Website

Lions 2018-2019 District 7L Cabinet Officers
District Governor Don Draper 501-226-5257
501-226-9406
First Vice Governor Dr. Claudia Griffin 870-777-9092
870-703-0405
Second Vice Governor Ethan Dunbar 870-921-4929
719-210-4544
Secretary Nell Rockett 870-722-4633
Treasurer Terry Sterzik 501-922-0465
Immediate Past District Governor Larry Ketchum 501-922-9191
501-282-2742
Zone 1 Chair James Smith 870-642-6935
Zone 2 Chair Margie Perkins 501-624-7114
501-620-8897
Zone 3 Chair Chuck Shelnutt 501-326-3691
501-682-8853
Zone 4 Chair Penny Lynch 870-703-7273
Zone 5 Chair Jimmie Crittenden 903-832-8324
Lions 2018-2019 District 7-L Global Action Team Coordinators
Committee Chair Don Draper 501-226-5257
501-226-9406
Global Service Team PDG Claude Jamerson 501-767-2495
Global Membership Team PDG James Griffin 870-777-9092
870-703-0362
Global Leadership Team Don Draper 501-226-5257
501-226-9406
Lions 2018-2019 District 7-L Chairpersons
Constitutions and ByLaws PCC Judge Jim Gunter 870-777-3596
Credentials Committee Don Draper
Nell Rockett
Richard Welch
Travis Burton
501-226-9406
870-722-4633
501-776-2746
870-260-6068
Diabetes Larry Bauer
Ed Smith
479-802-1009
214-738-4362
District Convention Chairs Bob Peterson
Pete Beck
574-360-2499
920-269-6329
Environmental PDG Maxine Crittenden 501-915-9474
501-209-0011
Eye Bank Coordinator Dr. Anita Williams
Dennis Williams
870-245-7533
870-230-3529
Hunger Rene Roberts 479-394-2292
479-234-1351
Information Technology Don Draper 501-226-5257
501-226-9406
LCIF Coordinator PDG Art Ritter 501-847-8268
501-326-8003
Lions Alert Charlotte Young 870-807-1468
Mid-South Coordinator, Vision Pete Beck 501-915-8984
920-268-6329
Nominations Committee Richard Welch, Chair
Ken Wilson, Member
Travis Burton, Member
501-776-2746
501-620-0758
870-260-6068
Pediatric Cancer David Shockey 501-276-8183
Publicity Morris Gotschall 501-226-5181
Stategic Planning PDG Bob DeVinney 501-915-9474
501-209-0011
WSB Coordinator PDG Bruce Davis 501-915-0998
501-620-0636
Lions 2018-2019 District 7-L Opportunities for Youth
Leos and Youth Projects Penny Lynch 870-703-7273
Lions Quest Toni Shockey 870-403-4465
501-276-8183
Peace Poster Audrey Findlen 207-751-4344