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Our Leadership

Adam Hartley, President

Adam Hartley is the 2022 -2022 President of the Kiwanis Club of Lakeland. Hartley owns and operates Unlimited DPI in Lakeland, a print shop specializing in printing and marketing needs, corporate identity, and visual communication.

Club Officers

Immediate Past President

Jackye Maxey

President Elect

Paul Colee

Vice President

Mandy Fulton


Karen Houtz


Lisa Oliver

Board of Directors

Don Bosko

Julie DeGeorge

Danica Joan-Dockery

Paula Dockery

Mandy Fulton

Stephanie Hoskins

Susan Hurlburt

Clint Rhoten

Colleen Vann

Committee Chairs


Chair — Jackye Maxey

Actively seeks to recognize club members who exceed in their areas of participation.

Club Involvement / Attendance

Chair — Mandy Fulton, Adam Hartley, Paul Colee

Keeps the members involved and active in the organization.

Club Photographers

Chair — Ray Kriegbaum & Ricky Reynolds

Takes photos of events and meetings.

Community Service

Chair — Karen Kovach & Adam Hartley

Focuses upon outreach in the community.

A Terrific Kid

Chair — Matthew Cantrall, Dennis Harrison

A Terrific Kid recognizes those scholars who go above and beyond.

Day without Disabilities

Chair — Julie DeGeorge, Karen Houtz, & Adam Hartley

A day for those with disabilities to enjoy horseback riding and many other activities.

100th Anniversary

Chair — Matthew Cantrall & Michael Ehlenbeck

This is a great anniversary event to celebrate our club’s 100th Anniversary of serving the kids and community of Lakeland & Internationally.


Chair — Benjamin Fairchild

Oversees the finances of the organization.

Bring Up Grades

Chair — Open

Bring Up Grades (BUG) program recognizes young scholars working hard to improve their school grades.

Guest Introductions

Chair — Ricky Reynolds

Coordinates someone to introduce guests at the weekly meeting.

Honors Luncheon

Chair — Billy Townsend III

Organizes the program for our scholarship recipients.


Chair — Colleen Vann & Clint Rhoton

Coordinates members who welcome and check in members at the weekly meeting.

Builder's Club

Chair — Open

Builder’s Club is a middle school initiative to build adolescent servant leaders.


Chair — Mark Codd & Channon Eickenberg 

This committee works throughout the year to attend at least one meeting at each Kiwanis club in the district.

K Kids

Chair — Lana Swartzwelder

Our club sponsors K-Kids, a leadership program for elementary students at South McKeel Academy, Blake Academy and Lakeland Montessori. The Kiwanis advisors attend meetings, participate in service projects and are the liaison between the school and Kiwanis.

Key Club

Chair — Lisa Miller, Benjamin Fairchild, Pauline Simmons-Brown, Adam Hartley

Works with Lakeland High School as a Key Club Advisor.


Chair — Caleb Bloodworth, Paul Colee, Dan Gilbert

CKI is a college age program for servant leadership.

Kiwanis Caribbean Casino Night

Chair — Adam Harley & Ricky Reynolds

The proceeds from this fundraising event are used to support our signature projects.


Chair — Paul Colee

The membership committee is fun and it is about more than recruiting new members. It is also about retaining and engaging our current members. We would love to have you on this committee.


Chair — G F Sunny Zimmermann

Recommends members to serve as officers and board members.

Club History

Chair — Jena Bunch, Ileana Kniss, Jackye Maxey

Works to record and retain club history and information.

One Day

Chair — Danica Dockery

Works with United Way to coordinate time for members to work on service projects.


Chair — Shirley Balogh 

Provides information and an orientation for incoming members.


Chair — Mandy Fulton

Coordinates and arranges weekly speakers at meetings.

Recognition and Ridicule

Chair — Dan Gilbert & Billy Townsend III

Recognize the worthwhile activities and events in the lives of our members.

Rudolph Round-UP

Chair — Robert G. Thornhill

Purchases toys for Heartland for Children at Christmas.

Salvation Army Kettles

Chair — Mandy Fulton

Coordinates the ringing of the bells at holidays.


Chair — Kimberly Jacobs

Coordinates after hour events.

Social Media

Chair — Ricky Reynolds

Keeps us up to date via facebook and social media.

Spiritual Arms

Chair — Steve Webb

Coordinates weekly members to give invocation at meetings.

Stuff the Bus

Chair — Matthew Cantrall

Coordinates this signature service project of delivering school supplies to Polk County Schools.

Technology & Website

Chair — Stephanie Hoskins, Ray Kriegbaum 

Manages the technology and website issues for the club.

VISTE Thanksgiving Meals

Chair — Karen Kovach

Coordinates delivering meals at Volunteers in service to the Elderly.