Rotary Club of West El Paso

Officers of the Rotary Club of West El Paso

Each officer serves a one year term. The President conducts all club meetings. During his absence meetings will be held by the Vice-President. The office of President, President-Elect and Vice President can only be filled by a club member in good standing who has previously completed a full term either as secretary, treasurer or a director of the Rotary Club of West El Paso.

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About Officers: 2017-2018 Term


Don Powell was born in El Paso, Texas 1945. He graduated Burges High School 1963 and attended University of Texas at El Paso. Don worked for Safeway Stores, Inc. for 25 years in El Paso, Lovington, NM and Roswell, NM then moved back to El Paso where he owned a printing company 1989 until 2011. He joined the Northeast Rotary Club in 1988; transferred to Franklin Mountains Rotary Club as Charter President 1997, then transferred to West Rotary Club in 2013. He is an avid bike rider who enters several bikes rides around El Paso, New Mexico and Arizona. Don enjoys reading, playing chess and exercise - walks, runs, swims and goes to a fitness center. He retired in July 2010, however, still does home inspections part time, and enjoys traveling in retirement, especially cruising.