Committee Listings 2018 - 2019

Membership Growth and Education Committee - The committee serves to encourage growth, awards and recognition, retention and education of members. Duties: New member election, transfer of membership, orientation of new members, membership honors and awards recognition, membership concerns, club assessment of members, sponsorship of new Kiwanis clubs, the public recognition of club members and club achievements, and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

  • Chair: Jeff Smith
  • Ralph Scott
  • Randy Rucker
  • Jay Hash
  • Jake Sulzer
  • Derek Brown


Program Administration Committee - The committee serves to coordinate all club meetings and special events. Duties: Speakers, reception, interclub meetings, spiritual aims, music and singing, holiday events, meeting equipment and supplies necessary for members and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board. The President Elect shall serve on this committee.

  • Chair: Sean Davis
  • Steve Cuff
  • Richard Grimm
  • Bob Wilson
  • Jeff Smith
  • Misty Simco
  • Rita Ramey
  • Wayne Thompson
  • Marilee Stephenson
  • Randy Rucker


Community Services Committee - The committee serves to address community needs and requests, acts to promote Kiwanis values, develops serviceable citizenship and works within approved budget of funding. Duties: Reviews requests, determines need for Kiwanis services, public relations, coordinates playground maintenance, and responds to identified needs and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

  • Chair: Al Oliver
  • Marilee Stephenson
  • Josh Morris
  • David Harding
  • Misty Simco
  • Jamie Colley
  • Becky Marasek
  • Lorra Fuller
  • Barb Schmidt


Service Leadership Committee (Youth Services) - The committee coordinates all youth-centered activities including Sponsored Youth, Key Clubs, Young Children Priority One (YCPO), and Aktion club oversight and coordination. Insures structure, membership oversight, determines funding budget, reports activities to membership and embodies the Kiwanis values in all youth activities, and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board. Committee will observe the Kiwanis International Youth Protection Guidelines. Advisors of this committee shall have a clear background check completed every two years.

  • Chair: Misty Simco
  • Kara Tieman
  • Ryan Salmons
  • Todd Medley
  • Becky Marasek
  • Matt Hammer


Finance Ways and Means Committee - The committee acts to provide oversight and coordination of all financial planning and funding of club activities including current fundraisers and potential activities. Duties: Coordinates annual audit at direction of the club officers and Board. Identifies new fundraising activities, assists committee chairs and officers with administration and program budget preparation, and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

  • Chair: Todd Medley
  • Bill Ogg
  • Jeff Smith


Pancake Day Committee - Plans and coordinates Pancake Day.

  • Chair: Kara Tieman
  • Gary Albrecht
  • David Harding
  • Bill Ogg
  • Randy Rucker
  • Ryan Salmons
  • Misty Simco


By Laws & Amendments Committee - Reviews and provides direction to maintain the Kiwanis International written structure and to define local club policy and practice. Review and make recommendations for By Law changes to remain current with club policy, practice and organizational alignment with Kiwanis International, and such other duties as may be assigned by the Board.

  • Chair: Sharon Carver
  • Marilee Stephenson
  • Jake Sulzer


Chopin Competition Committee - The committee serves to coordinate the annual community competition among student music enthusiasts. Duties: Planning, communication, promotion, execution and/or awards to students, teachers and parents. The committee will provide financial oversight as needed.

  • Chair: Steve Cuff
  • Bob Wilson
  • Marilee Stephenson
  • Rita Ramey


Kiwanis Scholarship Committee - The committee serves to coordinate the annual scholarship selections and awards. Duties: Planning, communication, promotion, execution and/or awards to students of SSU, teachers and parents The committee will provide financial oversight as needed.

  • KC Rase
  • Josh Morris
  • David Harding
  • Alisa Burnett
  • Jeff Smith
  • Becky Marasek
  • Lorra Fuller


Publicity Committee / Rambler - Responsible for updating the Rambler newsletter and getting information out to the public.

  • Chair: Angie Duduit
  • Alisa Burnett


Interclub Committee -

  • Chair: Richard Grimm
  • Al Oliver