L to R: Hal Sewell, OI Georgia District Governor, Susan White, newest member of Georgia District Hall of Fame and Ronnie Briones, former Georgia District Governor and Chair of the Hall of Fame Committee.
Susan White who has been a member of Optimist International and the Optimist Club of Jasper since 1998 was inducted into the Georgia District Hall of Fame at the recent conference held in Athens, GA. Susan was Optimist Club of Jasper President in 2001-2002 when the club was recognized as both an Honor and Distinguished club. At the Georgia District level, she was the Lt. Governor of Zone 4 in 2003-2004 receiving the recognition of both Honor and Distinguished Zone.
Susan White continued her service to the OI Georgia District by being Secretary/Treasurer in 2006-2007 and once again in 2010-2011 and 2011 and 2012.
Susan reached the highest level of leadership of the Georgia District by holding the office of Governor Elect in 2007-2008 and then as Georgia Governor in 2008-2009. She has remained active in the OI Georgia District by chairing various committees as well.
Currently at the local level, Susan White is the Chair for the Oratorical Contest for the Optimist Club of Jasper which will hold its competition on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at the Pickens County Public Library at 10:00 AM.
The Optimist Club of Jasper was honored to nominate Susan White for induction into the Georgia District Hall of Fame. We are proud that her dedication and willingness to move forward the OI mission of “bringing out the best in kids” was recognized at the highest levels. Congratulations, Susan White!