October 15, 2020

Message from the District Governor

Welcome to Lions’ Year 2020-2021!Our new District Governor, Roger Curtis, starts his journey into the future.

Highly  respected and with a long resume as a leader both in his club and his community, DG Roger Curtis inherits a district full of hope and confidence. He is planning a flying start and his new Cabinet will be meeting in a few weeks. Expect an interesting year!

9NW DG Roger Curtis has been a Lion for almost 22 years. He currently is a member of the Badger Lions Club (between Fort Dodge and Humboldt). He has served the local club as President for many years, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. He has been the Zone Chair for several years. He is very active in the community serving on numerous committees and leadership positions. He currently is a City Council member for the City of Badger, serves on the Badger Fire & Rescue Board, and volunteers for the Badgerfest Committee.

Roger is retired Boy Scout Assistant Scoutmaster after serving 8 years in Humboldt and served on the local Thrivent Financial Board of Directors, and other church activities both locally and nationally.

He is the regional Business Manager/Treasurer for Iowa District West, a faith based non-profit organization of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod for 22  years.  He previously was the Business Manager for a large church in West Des Moines for 7 1/2 years.

He is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls earning a degree in Business Administration and Management. While at UNI, Roger met his wife, Brenda.  After 27 years of marriage, they have three young adult children (two daughters and one son).