District Governor 9SW Chris Anderson
District Governor Chris Anderson has been an Audubon Lion since 1982. At the club level he has served two years as president, a board member, various project chairs, KidSight screener and helped with MyLCI reporting.
On the district level he has served as zone chair, region chair, membership and leadership chair, Group Coordinator SightFirst II, district secretary and treasurer, 2nd VDG, 1st VDG, on the GLT team as a trainer, Iowa Lions Foundation Trustee with my second year as vice president.
For MD9, I served on the Finance, KidSight Steering and Personnel & Equipment committees. I have received six International President Certificates of Appreciation, the International President Leadership medal, Melvin Jones Fellowship & Warren Coleman Honorary awards.
He has attended Great Plains Lions Leadership Institute and will receive his Master’s Degree from Lions University at USA/Canada in Portland, Oregon, in the fall of 2017.
He currently works in real estate sales. Has also worked in farm equipment dealerships after studying two years at North Iowa Area Community College, and sold cars for several years.
DG Chris and Lion Verneta have been married for 45 years.
District 9SW Leadership
District Governor District 9SW: Chris Anderson
1st Vice District Governor District 9SW: Pat Parker
2nd Vice District Governor: Charles “Tad” Tadlock
Immediate Past District Governor 9SW: Ken Klemish
Cabinet Secretary District 9SW: Beverly Fletcher
Cabinet Treasurer District 9SW: Sheila Haidsiak
Global Leadership Team Chair District 9SW: PDG Diana Benzing
Global Membership Team Chair District 9SW: PDG Dean Brant
Global Service Team Chair District 9SW: PDG Jerry Farley
Public Relations District 9SW: Judy Braddock
Zone 1 Chair District 9SW:
Zone 2 Chair District 9SW: Linda Duff
Zone 3 Chair District 9SW: PDG Dean Brant
Zone 4 Chair District 9SW: John Thorpe
Zone 5 Chair District 9SW: Kristy Lonsdale
Zone 6 District Chair 9 SW: Tom Waltz
Zone 7 District Chair 9SW: Carol Sheldahl
Zone 8 District Chair 9SW: Allen Zobel
Zone 9 District Chair 9SW: Dan Bashor
Zone 10 District Chair 9SW: Barb Farley
Alert Chair: Juanita Reynard
Care & Share District 9SW Chair: IPDG Ken Klemish
Centennial Coordinator: PDG Jerry & Barb Farley
Chaplain District 9SW: Roger Claxton
Constitution & ByLaws Chair District 9SW: PDG Martin Bishop
Convention Committee District 9SW: Clrissa Terpstra, Mary Ann Huegerich, Pat Hansen and Dorothy Wolf
Diabetes Awareness Chair District 9SW: Barb Farley
Elections Chair: PDG Martin Bishop
Information Technology Chair District 9SW: PDG Sheri Holliday
Iowa KidSight Chair District 9SW: Sheila Haidsiak
Iowa Lions Foundation Trustee District 9SW: Eastern PDG Patrick Parker, Western Allen Zobel
LCIF Chair District 9SW: Darwin Williams
Leader Dog Chair District 9SW: Lisa Randall
Leo District 9SW Co-Chairs: Connie Jessen & Lisa Dreier
Nominating Chair District 9SW: Maude Bishop
PDG Association President 9SW: IPDG Ken Klemish
Peace Poster Chair District 9SW: Twila Brant
Pediatric Cancer Chair 9SW: Verneta Anderson
Womens & Family Membership 9SW Chair: Lisa Randall
Youth Exchange Chair District 9SW: PDG Sheri Holliday
Youth Outreach Chair District 9SW: Margaret Kilibarda