District Governor’s Visit – Members Only
February 20 @ 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm EST
Members Only Club Meeting with District Governor Krishnan Chittur
District Governor Krishnan Chittur will visit our club to discuss goals for our Rotary District, initiatives for Rotary International, and also opens the club up for an open forum for our club.
District Governor Krishnan Chittur is a lawyer in private practice. A gold-medallist from University of Bombay and a graduate of Harvard Law School, he is admitted to practice in Mumbai, India, in several jurisdictions in the United States, and in the U.S. Supreme Court. Chittur’s involvement with Rotary began in 1972 when he joined a Rotaract Club in India, he then went on to participate in the Group Study Exchange Team to visit Southwestern Pennsylvania (R.I. Dist. 733). He formally joined the Rotary Club of Briarcliff Manor in 2010, becoming its Vice-President (2011-‘12), and President (2012-‘13).
He started the Friendship Exchange Program in our District in 2012-’13, with a Friendship Exchange with Bangalore, and with Turkey (2014-’15). He was Chair of our District’s Friendship Exchange Committee from 2012 – 2015.
Chittur was given the District Award for Community Service (2012-’13), and District Peace Award for International Understanding (2012-’13). He is a multiple Paul Harris Fellow, and a member of the Paul Harris Society.
His five-year goal for District include a 10% annual increase in membership, and well-established and systematic participation in Rotary’s international programs such as Peace Fellowship Program, Vocational Training Team Program, Youth Exchange Scholarship Program, and Friendship Exchange Program.
We meet 6:45pm for 7:45pm at Playwright Tavern, 202 West 49th Street, 3rd Floor (between Broadway and 7th Ave).