Zontians in District 9 welcome new club

17 December 2019

Zontians in District 9 welcome new club

While Zontians around the world celebrated the Zonta centennial in November, Zontians in District 9 also celebrated the forming of the new Zonta Club of South Bay.

The newest club in the district is starting strong with 22 members. In attendance at the chartering ceremony on 16 November were Governor Ann Banks, Lt. Governor and Governor-Elect Brittany Vaughan, Hermosa Beach Mayor Mary Campbell, members of the Sponsoring, Organizing, Mentoring (SOM) club of Newport Harbor, and family and friends of the charter members.

The 55 attendees enjoyed brunch at Bluewater Grill in Redondo Beach followed by the presentation of the charter and gavel, induction of members and installation of officers.

Charter members of the Zonta Club of South Bay are:

Cynthia Fisher Rowe, MD: President

Alex Fjoslien: Vice President

Justine Beirne: Co-Secretary

Mary Harper: Co-Secretary

Heather St. Rock: Treasurer

Delores Gilmore: Director

Mae Moody: Director

Laurie Armer

Dian Diebel

Buck Doyle

Faisal Hashmi

Deborah Laurie

Gloria Lee

Yasmin Lopez

Meredith Miller

Crystal Miller-O’Brien

Michelle Mohageg

Carmen Obando

Carol Sue Schoenfeld

Rebecca Thompson

Johanna Von Meister

Elizabeth Webb