Vocational Service

Charles Secrest

Service Director


Chaired by Rotarian, Charles Secrest, The Rotary Club of Tulsa’s Vocational Service Avenue focuses on maintaining the Club’s business standards and ethics, and promoting vocational excellence.

Specifically, this Avenue of Service encourages and fosters high ethical standards in business and professional service, and recognizes the worthiness of all occupations as an opportunity to serve society.

Linda Bradshaw

Fireside


Sponsors Business Visitation Day in which Rotarians invite fellow members to visit either their place of work or another site for lunch and a brief program to familiarize Club members with the host’s vocation. The Committee charge is to familiarize our membership with the vocations of other members.

Time Commitment: August through early October

David Momper

Vocational Projects-Business Visitation


Sponsors Business Visitation Day in which Rotarians invite fellow members to visit either their place of work or another site for lunch and a brief program to familiarize Club members with the host’s vocation. The Committee charge is to familiarize our membership with the vocations of other members.

Time Commitment: August through early October

Jerry Muratore

Rotary Cares


Insures that ill or hospitalized Rotarians receive get well greetings, and in times of a death or serious situation in a Rotarian’s family, organizes expressions of care and concern.

Time Commitment: Ongoing as needed

Terri Heritage

Rotary Cares


Insures that ill or hospitalized Rotarians receive get well greetings, and in times of a death or serious situation in a Rotarian’s family, organizes expressions of care and concern.

Time Commitment: Ongoing as needed

Alisha Herrera

Social and Service Events


Builds fellowship among members by coordinating social events and organizing sporting events. Coordinates events and logistics related to annual reciprocal meetings between the Rotary Club of Tulsa and the Rotary Club of Oklahoma City.

Time Commitment: As scheduled, 4-6 times per year

Provide hands-on support for our community’s not-for-profit organizations as well as Rotary-specific projects. On a monthly basis, committee members visit one of our local organizations to work on fun, easy projects. We participate with other area Rotary clubs and health organizations in the annual free vaccination day of school-aged children.

Time Commitment: Varies depending upon whom we are helping and their needs, but we try to schedule Saturday mornings. We also participate in the United Way Day of Caring.

Serve as a support group representing the Rotary Club of Tulsa in a multi-organizational coalition to promote immunization of children. A flu vaccine clinic is also conducted in the fall for the elderly. Service on this committee provides an opportunity to assist in the prevention of communicable diseases in our children and elderly.

Time Commitment: One month, March-April.

David Downing

Social and Service Events


Builds fellowship among members by coordinating social events and organizing sporting events. Coordinates events and logistics related to annual reciprocal meetings between the Rotary Club of Tulsa and the Rotary Club of Oklahoma City.

Time Commitment: As scheduled, 4-6 times per year

Provide hands-on support for our community’s not-for-profit organizations as well as Rotary-specific projects. On a monthly basis, committee members visit one of our local organizations to work on fun, easy projects. We participate with other area Rotary clubs and health organizations in the annual free vaccination day of school-aged children.

Time Commitment: Varies depending upon whom we are helping and their needs, but we try to schedule Saturday mornings. We also participate in the United Way Day of Caring.

Serve as a support group representing the Rotary Club of Tulsa in a multi-organizational coalition to promote immunization of children. A flu vaccine clinic is also conducted in the fall for the elderly. Service on this committee provides an opportunity to assist in the prevention of communicable diseases in our children and elderly.

Time Commitment: One month, March-April.

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Debra Jan Morrow Ingram
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Tim Colwell
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