(July 21, 2014) The Rotary Club of St. Petersburg, FL elected D. Mitch Hernandez as president, beginning July 1, 2014. He is a CPA and owns his own business – Mitch Hernandez Accounting and Tax Services. (photo attached to this e-mail).
Mitch joined the club in 2005. He has chaired numerous committees and has been a member of the club’s board of directors since 2009. He received the Wally Abell and Betsy Owens Award for outstanding club service in 2011. In addition to his Rotary service, he serves on the board of directors and is treasurer for the Jim West Prostate Cancer Foundation and treasurer for the Grand Central District Association.
He is the 93rd President of the Rotary Club of St. Petersburg. He joins a group of distinguished community, civic and business leaders who have led the organization since it was founded in 1920, beginning with William Straub.
Other club officers elected to serve for the new fiscal year (beginning July 1) include: Bond Thomas, President-Elect; Lee F. Romig, Secretary; Liz Williams, Treasurer and Don Klassen, Sergeant-at-Arms.
The Rotary Club of St. Petersburg meets every Friday at 12:15 p.m. at Orange Blossom Catering, 220 4th Street N.
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