District Membership Team

District Membership Team
District 5470 12 Year Club Membership History
Unique Rotary Membership Options
Membership Resurces
Files related to recruiting
Files related to retention

WELCOME to the District 5470 membership team page.

This page contains a wealth of information relating to all membership aspects.  This is your source for ideas, strategies, samples, and administration of club membership.  It should be your first source for any question relating to membership.


As always, the District 5470 Membership Team is ready and willing to assist in any way possible to help your club grow and retain members.  Would you like to schedule a consultation to discuss a challenge your club has?  Are you looking for fresh ideas to recruit members?  Are you concerned about the attrition of club members?  Contact the District Membership Team Chair at bob.delavan@q.com or either of these phone numbers.  H- 970-464-7740  C- 970-270-9878.


     EVERYTHING in Rotary depends on clubs recruiting and retaining community members that have a desire to give back and make a difference in the local community and the world.  District 5470 is dedicated to growing and retaining quality members for your Rotary Club.  Rotary clubs around the world accomplish great things by having enthusiastic, engaged, and active members.  Membership IS the LIFEBLOOD of Rotary.  When clubs actively recruit and retain enthusiastic and engaged members, great projects are accomplished not only in the local community but also in other world communities.  The District 5470 Membership Committee exists to serve the membership needs of the district clubs.

Rotary District 5470 Membership Team

The purpose of the membership team is to assist the District Governor in helping district clubs achieve their goals and objectives related to membership.  The team assists clubs in membership development by:


Ø  Providing resources to Rotary clubs and Area AGs to facilitate club recruiting and retention. 

Ø  Directing Rotarians to appropriate publications on the District and RI websites in a manner to provide useful information for recruiting and retaining members.

Ø  Assisting clubs that request help establishing a membership goal and creating a membership development plan.

Rotary District 5470 Membership Team Members


Jack Thomas    North Colorado Springs Rotary Club           

jackaavi@gmail.com    H- (719) 598-5525


Monty Lee   Wet Mountain Valley Rotary Club

monty@theleefamily.org  H- (719) 783-0204   C- (719) 371-5858


Matt Dube'   Snowmass Rotary Club 

mattbdube@gmail.com  W- (352) 226-2768


Steve O’Neil  Salida Sunrise

amanandadog@yahoo.com   C- 719)-207-0229


Bob Delavan   Horizon Sunrise of Grand Junction

Bob.delavan@q.com   H-(970)464-7740   C- (970)270-9878