Posted on Nov 03, 2017
District Governor Don Sword is pleased to announce that Dr. Ian Doyle, Rotary Club of Sydney Sunrise has been selected as the District Governor Nominee Designate (DGND), to serve as District Governor in Rotary year 2020-21.
 
On July 16, 2017 clubs were invited to suggest names for this position on or before the September 30, 2017 deadline.  The Nominating Committee considered those suggestions, interviewed the candidates and notified the District Governor of their recommendation which has subsequently been approved.

Under Rotary International Bylaw Article 14.020.8, clubs meeting the criteria stated in that Article may challenge the nomination within 14 days of publication of the notification.
 
 
 
If no challenge is received within that timeframe, Dr. Ian Doyle will be declared the DGND and will be in line to serve as District Governor in Rotary year 2020-21.
A dentist in Sydney, Ian has been a educator and mentor to many young professionals and a leader in his professional associations, provincially, nationally and at the international level.  
 
A Rotarian since 1981, Ian has been president of two Rotary Clubs and a very active community volunteer.  He and his wife Anne have  hosted exchange students, attended numerous Rotary International Conventions and District Conferences. Ian has participated in 9 overseas humanitarian missions with plan for more.  He is currently District Paul Harris Society Chair.