The Fred K. Jones award was initiated to recognize members who have made major contributions to Rotary and in particular to Club 21 and is one who best epitomizes Service Above Self and whose life personifies the Four-Way Test.

2022 Rotarian of the Year

The 2022 Fred K. Jones committee was excited to honor Gary Stokes as the 2022 Fred K. Jones Rotarian of the Year. 

Gary has been a dedicated Rotarian since his introduction in 2012. His organization, dedication, and charisma make him a pivotal member of the Greeters Committee and Club. Additionally, Gary’s outstanding leadership was pivotal to Rotary’s success in navigating the 2020 – 2021 Rotary year. He is always willing to pitch in, lend his expertise, support the efforts of others, and recognize the contributions of those around him. He knows how to inspire others. Gary is a wonderful friend and a very loving father and grandfather.

Cheers to you, Gary! You continue to bring excellence and compassion to every project you champion, guiding us to strive to be better citizens. We are so grateful!