South Pacific Presidents Elect Training
Auckland  1 – 2 – 3  March 2019


South Pacific President’s Elect Training Seminar is provided for all Presidents Elect in Zone 7B  complementary to Pre-PETS and PETS one training that is normally provided in your District.

On-Line Registrations opens on 1 November 2018:

Multi -District PETS, provides the catalyst for aligning club training with the Rotary International Strategic Plan. South Pacific Presidents Elect Training Seminar, as it is known for Zone 7B, provides plenary sessions, where all participants are involved and provides breakout sessions for district specific training. The breakout sessions will be organized by district trainers. You will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with other Presidents Elect and experienced Rotarians.


Mark Daniel Maloney

President 2019-20

Rotary Club of Decatur. Alabama, USA

Mark Daniel Maloney is a principal in the law firm of Blackburn, Maloney and Schuppert LLC, with a focus on taxation, estate planning, and agricultural law.  He represents large farming operations in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States, and has chaired the American Bar Association’s Committee on Agriculture in the section of taxation.  He is a member of the American Bar Association, Alabama State Bar Association, and the Alabama Law Institute.

He has been active in Decatur’s religious community, chairing his church’s finance council and a local catholic school board.  He has also served as president of the Community Foundation of Greater Decatur, chair of Morgan County Meals on Wheels, and director of the United Way of Morgan County and the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce.

A Rotarian since 1980, Maloney has served as an RI director, Foundation trustee and vice chair; and aide to 2003-04 RI President Jonathan Majiyagbe.  He also has participated in the Council on Legislation as chair, vice chair, parliamentarian, and trainer.  He was an adviser to the 2004 Osaka Convention Committee and chaired the 2014 Sydney Convention Committee.

Prior to serving as a district governor, Maloney led a Group Study Exchange to Nigeria.

He also served as Future Vision Committee vice chair; regional Rotary Foundation coordinator; Foundation training institute moderator; Foundation permanent fund national adviser; member of the Peace Centers Committee; and adviser to the Foundation’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene in Schools Target Challenge Committee.

Maloney’s wife, Gay, is an attorney in the same law firm, and a member and past president of the Rotary Club of Decatur Daybreak, Alabama.  Both Mark and Gay are Paul Harris Fellows, Major Donors, and Bequest Society members.




Noel Trevaskis OAM

Director Rotary International

“Welcome message to Presidents Elect”

Refer to Workbook