Speaker Date Topic
Confessions of a Recovering Landlord Dec 01, 2020 12:00 PM
Bob Gibbons
Bob Gibbons

Since starting his career in early 1984, Bob has been involved in all aspects of the commercial real estate business and held positions such as property manager, leasing agent, broker, construction manager, development project manager, and asset manager. He is a licensed Texas real estate broker, member of numerous trade associations and holds a BBA in Finance from UT Arlington and an MBA from the University of Dallas.

Bob has been married to Jan since 1986 and she now works with him at REATA. They have two grown kids who are successfully navigating the business world on their own. Bob enjoys water sports, mountain biking, and hiking, but would rather snow ski than anything else.

 
Club Assembly - Annual Club Election Dec 08, 2020
Board of Directors Meeting Dec 08, 2020 10:30 AM
All Members Invited
Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour Dec 11, 2020 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, December 11th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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TBD Dec 15, 2020
No Meeting - Happy Holidays! Dec 22, 2020
No Meeting - Happy New Years! Dec 29, 2020
State of Plano ISD Jan 05, 2021 12:00 PM
Superintendent Sara Bonser
Superintendent Sara Bonser

The Plano ISD Board of Trustees appointed Mrs. Sara Bonser as superintendent of schools in March 2018. Her appointment followed her service as Plano ISD's interim deputy superintendent beginning May 2017, and as interim superintendent beginning November 2017. As superintendent, Mrs. Bonser manages the daily operations of the district.

Mrs. Bonser’s career leading to her current placement in Plano ISD includes serving seven years in Rockwall ISD as chief academic officer, chief administrative officer, assistant superintendent for student and family services and director of student and family services. Her leadership in Rockwall included instruction, accountability, strategic planning and continuous improvement efforts, to name a few. As Rockwall ISD’s first director of student and family services, she created that division from the ground up.

Prior to her leadership in Rockwall ISD, Mrs. Bonser worked in Plano ISD for nineteen years as a teacher, assistant principal and principal, including seven years as principal of Williams High School.

Ms. Bonser’s professional honors and activities include participation in the Academy for Transformational Leadership (2015-2016); Raise Your Hand Texas Alumni Conference (2015); guest speaker for the Leadership in Me Summit at UT Arlington (2014); Principal of the Year Award from the College Board Southwest Region for excellence in the Advanced Placement (AP) Program; and Semifinalist for the HEB Excellence in Education Award Secondary Principal of the Year.

Ms. Bonser earned a bachelor of science with a major in business education and a minor in psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She earned a master’s degree in educational administration from the University of North Texas and superintendent’s certification from Texas A&M-Commerce.

 

Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour Jan 08, 2021 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, January 8th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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Club Assembly - Plano West Rotary Progress Check Jan 12, 2021 12:00 PM
Plano West Rotary Members
Board of Directors Meeting Jan 19, 2021 10:30 AM
All Members Invited
Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) Jan 19, 2021 12:00 PM
Michael Pugh
Michael Pugh

Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) is a study-abroad opportunity for young people who spend anywhere from a few weeks to a full year as an international student hosted by local Rotary clubs. Are you interested in learning a new language or meeting new people? Rotary Youth Exchange is the opportunity of a lifetime for the over 8,000 students who take part each year. By sharing your own culture and embracing a new one, you help foster global understanding—and learn a great deal about yourself and your home country.

Happy 41st Birthday to Plano West Rotary! Jan 29, 2021
What's New at Collin College? Feb 02, 2021 12:00 PM
Dr. Neil Matkin
Dr. Neil Matkin

Since offering its first classes at area high schools in 1985, Collin College has expanded to serve more than 59,000 credit and continuing education students each year. The only public college in Collin County, the college offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines, including new Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Bachelor of Applied Technology (BAT) in Cybersecurity degrees. Collin College is guided by its mission to be a student and community-centered institution committed to developing skills, strengthening character and challenging the intellect. The college operates with a vision of delivering a brighter future for its students and communities. Click the "About" button below to read the college’s Core Values and its Purpose Statement.

Board of Directors Meeting Feb 09, 2021 10:30 AM
All Members Invited
Plano Magazine Feb 09, 2021 12:00 PM
Jennifer Shertzer
Jennifer Shertzer

Jennifer Shertzer, Plano Magazine’s owner and editor, has been working in the design and advertising world since 2000. She’s dabbled in graphic design for lawyers (don’t be jealous), handbag design, art directing fashion shoots, retail advertising and photography. She is a chips-and-salsa enthusiast. She was also the editor of her high school literary magazine. Coincidence? We think not

 

Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour Feb 12, 2021 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, February 12th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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No Meeting - Come to Mardi Gras Party @ 6 PM Feb 16, 2021 12:00 PM
Valentines/Mardi Gras Party Fundraiser for Charity Feb 16, 2021 6:00 PM
Plano West & Plano East Rotary Clubs
Happy 116th Birthday to Rotary International! Feb 23, 2021 12:00 PM
World Rotaract Week Mar 07, 2021
Mar 7 - Mar 13, 2020
How Plano Community Rotaract Makes a Difference Mar 09, 2021 12:00 PM
Nicole Miner - President
Nicole Miner - President

Join the global movement of young leaders who are developing innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges.

 

Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour Mar 12, 2021 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, March 12th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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Board of Directors Meeting Mar 16, 2021 10:30 AM
All Members Invited
4-Way Test Speech Contest Mar 23, 2021 12:00 PM
Clark & Plano Senior High School Students
Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour Apr 09, 2021 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, April 9th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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Club Assembly - Plano West Rotary Service Projects Apr 13, 2021 12:00 PM
Plano West Rotary Members
Board of Directors Meeting Apr 20, 2021 10:30 AM
All Members Invited
No Meeting - Come to Cinco de Mayo Party on 5/5 May 04, 2021 12:00 PM
Cinco de Mayo Party Fundraiser for Charity May 05, 2021 6:00 PM
Plano West & Plano Sunrise Rotary Clubs
Honor Plano Police Lunch Fundraiser May 11, 2021 12:00 PM
Plano Rotary Clubs
Network With Community Volunteers - Social Hour May 14, 2021 6:00 PM
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends
Rotarians, family, friends and new friends

Join us every 2nd Friday, May 14th for our monthly Zoom Social with fellow Rotary members and volunteers. We will learn more about each other and just have some fun socializing. Drinks are optional πŸ˜‰.  

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Board of Directors Meeting May 18, 2021 10:30 AM
All Members Invited