Speaker Gallery 2019
MARK DANIEL MALONEY President, Rotary International, 2019-20
President, Rotary International, 2019-20
Director, Rotary International, 1999-2001
Trustee, The Rotary Foundation, 2004-2008
Vice Chairman, The Rotary Foundation, 2006-2007, 2007-2008
Mark is a member of the law firm of Blackburn, Maloney, and Schuppert LLC in Decatur, Alabama, practicing in the areas of taxation, estate planning, and agricultural law. A Rotarian since 1980, Mark is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Decatur and served as Governor of District 6860 in 1989-90. Mark also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Rotary International in 1999-2001 and as the Aide to Jonathan Majiyagbe of Nigeria, the President of Rotary International for 2003-04. Mark was Vice Chairman of the 2004 Council on Legislation, Chairman of the 2010 Council on Legislation, and Parliamentarian and Trainer for the 2016 Council on Legislation. He served as a Trustee of the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International in 2004-08 and was the Vice Chairman of the Trustees in 2006-07 and 2007-08. Mark served four terms as Chairman of Rotary International’s Operations Review Committee and was the Chairman of the 2014 Sydney Convention Committee and Vice Chairman of The Rotary Foundation’s Future Vision Committee. Mark will serve as President of Rotary International in 2019-20. He is a recipient of the Citation for Meritorious Service and the
Distinguished Service Award presented by the Trustees of The Rotary Foundation.
Mark's wife, Gay, is an attorney at the same firm and a charter member and Past President of the Rotary Club of Decatur Daybreak, Alabama. Both Mark and Gay are Paul Harris Fellows, Benefactors, and Major Donors of The Rotary Foundation and members of its Bequest Society. They have two daughters, one goddaughter, and two grandsons.
December 22, 2017
Jennifer Jones Rotary International Vice President, 2016-2017
Jennifer is the President and CEO of Media Street Productions Inc., an award winning television production company in Windsor, ON. She is proud member of the Rotary Club of Windsor-Roseland and is a Past District Governor of District 6400.
Jennifer served as the Vice President of Rotary International in 2016-2017. She has served the organization as a training leader, moderator, committee vice-chair, coordinator and President’s Representative. She also played a lead role in Rotary’s rebranding effort as the Chair of the Strengthening Rotary’s Advisory Group.
Currently, she is the co-chair of the End Polio Now – Make History Today campaign to raise $150-million dollars, she is the Moderator of the 2020 International Assembly and she is the promotions chair for the 2019 Rotary International Convention in Hamburg, Germany.
One of Rotary International's most recognized communicators, Jennifer has presented keynote addresses and training workshops at hundreds of conferences across North America and in Russia, Panama, Thailand, Portugal, Finland, India, Sri Lanka, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, England, Korea, Taiwan, Brazil, Greece, Italy and Germany.
Jennifer also contributes much of her energy to local organizations. She is the past Chair of the Board of Governors at the University of Windsor and the past Chair of the Board of Directors at the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce.
She has been recognized with many awards and recognitions including Rotary’s Service above Self Award and the Citation for Meritorious Service, the YMCA Peace Medallion, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and Wayne State University’s Peacemaker of the Year Award – a first for a Canadian.
Jennifer is happily married to Nick Krayacich a local family physician. They share a love for many things including travel, cycling, golf and relaxing at their family cottage. They share a thirst for adventure and reached the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa in January 2009.
As champions of The Rotary Foundation, they are members of the Arch C. Klumph Society, the Paul Harris Society and are charter members of the Bequest Society.
Jeffry Cadorette Rotary International Director, 2018-2020
Jeffry is Associate Broker, Commercial Realtor, and Executive Vice President at Media Real Estate Company
He received a bachelor’s Degree in Science and a Master’s Degree in Education from Springfield College and a post graduate degree in physical therapy from the University of Pennsylvania.
He served on the Board of Directors of the Rocky Run YMCA for 14 years, 4 as Chair of that Board and was Honorary Chair of their Phase ll and Phase lll Capital Campaigns.
He is a past Board member of the Philadelphia Freedom Valley Y where he was Chair of its Branch Operations Committee.
He is a past member of the Board of Trustees of Springfield College. (Mass.)
He has been named Volunteer of the Year twice by both Rocky Run Y and Springfield College
He served for 9 years on the Board of Trustees at Tyler Arboretum and was President of that Board for 3 years.
He is a past General Coordinator worldwide of Rotary Foundation Alumni Coordinators. He was a delegate to the Rotary International 2004 and 2007 Council on Legislation in Chicago.
He has represented the President of Rotary International at 13 District Conferences across the country and in Canada and has been the keynote and motivational speaker at numerous district conferences, Rotary Foundation dinners, Rotary workshops and seminars around North America.
In 2010 and 2011 he served as one of 40 International Training Leaders at the Rotary International Assembly in San Diego.
In January 2015 and January 2016, he served as one of two Seminar Leaders at the International Assembly in San Diego. Seminar Leaders train the 40 International Training Leaders who then in turn train the 547 incoming District Governors for the upcoming Rotary year.
In 2015 he was appointed to the Board of Directors of Spiezle Architecture Group in Trenton, NJ.
He is a Charter Member of the District 7450 Paul Harris Fellow Society and a Rotary Foundation Major Donor.
He is a recipient of:
The Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Small Business Person of the Year Award
The Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association Humanitarian Award
The Springfield College Distinguished Alumni Award
The Media Rotary Foundation Distinguished Service Award
The Rotary International PolioPlus Partners Leadership Award
The Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service
The Media Theatre, Walter M. Strine Advocacy of the Arts Award
Boy Scouts of America, Cradle of Liberty Council, Good Scout Award
In 2001, he was the recipient of the Rotary International Service Above Self Award, Rotary International’s highest honor for individual Rotarians.
In 2006 he received The Rotary Foundation Distinguished Service Award, the Foundation’s highest distinction.
Haris Sofradzija, Rotary International Regional Membership Officer
Haris Sofradzija is the Regional Membership Officer for Zones 30 and 31. In his role, Haris supports Rotary leaders at the zone, district and club level in developing and implementing member attraction and engagement strategies. His responsibilities include increasing clubs’ awareness and use of key Rotary resources, helping to increase the diversity of club membership, supporting overall club growth, and improving member retention in clubs.
Haris has a wealth of experience at Rotary International and The Rotary Foundation, having previously successfully worked on the Rotaract program, humanitarian grants, president’s representatives to district conferences, and donor services. He has been honored as a Paul Harris Fellow twice (2003 and 2015) for his outstanding support of Rotarians.
Haris earned B.A.s in history and Russian and East European studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has lived overseas in Croatia and has traveled to 50 countries on six continents.
Kendall Abbey, Annual Giving Officer, Zones 30 & 31
Kendall Abbey is Annual Giving Officer for Zones 30 and 31. As an Annual Giving Officer, she promotes The Rotary Foundation, consults on engagement strategies, and develops fundraising tactics
Kendall has been with Rotary since 2013. In her first role as an Alumni Relations Specialist, she supported Rotary’s alumni associations and developed alumni engagement strategies.
Kendall received her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from The College of Wooster. After college, she received her TEFL certification and taught English in Buenos Aires for two years. She is currently a Young Professional Ambassador of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, a member of the Chicago Media Project, and an active member of The College of Wooster’s alumni association.