District 9NE Leadership

District Governor Doug Boelman

9NE DG DOUG BOELMAN joined the Cedar Valley Evening Lions in
December 2009. He served as KidSight Chairman for three years, President for three years, District 9NE KidSight Co-Chairman, then Second Vice-District Governor, First Vice District Governor, and now District Govornor for 2019-2020. He has received the Warren Coleman Award. He was born and raised on a farm west of Shell Rock Iowa. He and Karen have been married since 1965 and have one daughter, two sons, nine grandchildren with three married spouses. He worked as a mechanical engineer ten years and various sales jobs for forty-five years retiring in 2011. He enjoys all spectator sports, yard work, and woodworking. He is a lifetime member of The Society of Manufacturing Engineers, a Jaycee Senator and a Dale Carnegie graduate. On June 8, 2015, he had major spinal surgery and spent nine months in various forms of rebab before he could walk unassisted. Consequently he enjoys being an encourager and doing community service.

District Governor 9NE: Doug Boelman –

1st Vice District Governor District 9NE: Richard Congdon

2nd Vice District Governor District 9NE: Stephen Becker

Cabinet Secretary District 9NE: Edward Ottesen

Cabinet Treasurer District 9NE: Curtis Brown

Region 1 Zone 1 Chair District 9NE: Dennis Litterer

Region 1 Zone 2 Chair District 9NE:Robert Jacob

Region 2 Zone 1 C0-Chair District 9NE: Lyndee Gage

Region 2 Zone 2 Chair District 9NE: Lynn Kloft

Region 2 Zone 3 Chair District 9NE: Doug Melcher

Region 3 Zone 1 Chair District 9NE: Bruce Piehl

Region 3 Zone 2 Chair District 9NE: Dale Schrad

Region 3 Zone 3 Chair District 9NE: Randy Scheel

Region 3 Zone 4 Chair District 9NE: Jack Schlesselman

Alert Chair: Bruce Piehl

Care & Share Chair: Doug Welton

Constitution and ByLaws: Doug Welton

Convention Chair: Anita Mars

Diabetes Awareness Chair: Michele Malone RN

Environmental Chair: Vacant

Global Action Team Coordinator: Doug Boelman

Global Leadership Coordinator: Stephen Becker

Global Membership Coordinator: Doug Welton

Global Service Coordinator: Ed Ottesen

Honorary Cabinet Member: Michael Farmer

Information Technology Chair: Ed Shaeffer

Iowa KidSight Chair: Diane Hoffman

Iowa KidSight Chair: Janet Wissler

Iowa Lions Foundation Trustee: Mark Miller

Iowa Lions Foundation Trustee: Dennis Litterer

LCIF Coordinator: Michael Farmer

LCIF Coordinator: Julie Jones

Leader Dog Chair: Sandra Lingard

LEO Club Chair: Diane Lamphier

Membership Chair: Doug Welton

Nominations Chair: Paul Scherner

PDG Representative: Janet Wissler

Peace Poster Chair: Virginia Robinson

Pin Trading Chair: Duane Eldred

Public Relations Chair: James Hennessey

Veterans Chair: Vacant

Youth Exchange Chair: Phil Kahler