International Leaders

2020-2021 Optimist International Board of Directors
The 2020-2021 Board of Directors is a dedicated group of volunteers elected by Optimist volunteers from around the globe. The Board is charged with leading the organization into the future. The Junior Optimist International President and Executive Director serve as non-voting members.


Mark Weinsoff
International President

Optimist Clubs Northside Santa Barbara, CA


Patsy Garner
International President-Elect

Breakfast Optimist Club of East Fort Worth


Adrian Elcock
Immediate Past President

Barbados Bridgetown, BA District: Caribbean


Sophie-Chanel Bourre´
Junior Optimist International President



Benny Ellerbe
Executive Director

Optimist Club of St. Louis, MO


Sandy Cyphers
Board Director

Optimist Club of Wilmington-Winter Park, NC


Luc Dubois
Board Director

Club Optimiste De Sherbrooke, QC


Sandra Larivee
Board Director

Optimist Club of Essex, ON


Sandra E Williams
Board Director

Foothills Optimist Club of Yuma, Arizona


Robert P. Doyle
Board Director

Club Optimiste Gloucester-Beacon Hill, ON


Janet K Lloyd
Board Director

Des Moines Western Noon, IA


 
If you have any comments, concerns or suggestions for the Board of Directors, please send to board@optimist.org.

Recommendation Form for Optimist International Office or Committee

2020-2021 International Vice Presidents
The eight Vice Presidents serve one-year terms.

Tracy Huxley
Northeast & Great Lakes Region
Optimist Club of AUSABLE-PORT FRANKS, ON

Patrick Prendergast
Southeast Region
Optimist Club Of SUNSET LIGUANEA, JA

Terry S Corle
Mid Atlantic Region
Optimist Club of LEESBURG, VA

Theresa Evans
Middle America Region
Optimist Club of CLINTON MID-DAY, MO

Terry K Corman
Great Plains Region
Optimist Club of ST PAUL, MN

Carol Ann Hodges
Southwest Region
Optimist Club of ALVESTON-NOON, TX

Patricia A Thomas
West Coast Region
Optimist Club of JENKS, OK

Ilze Epners
St. Lawrence Region
Optimist Club of BROME-MISSISQUOI, QC


2020-2021 International Committees
The International Committee Chairs and Members are appointed by the International President each year.



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