Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club installs officers for 2012-13
Gail Maholick/TIMES NEWS Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club installed officers for 2012-2013. From left are, Pearl Zimmerman, director; Betty Wagner, director; Kay Teets, director, Magdalen Armbruster, director; Pat Whitehead, tail twister; Cleo Balliet, director; Brenda Green, chaplain and director; Linda Benner, corresponding secretary; Sue Anthony, reporting secretary; Gerry Anthony, co-treasurer; Pam Gothard, co-treasurer; Alicia Shutack-Silliman, second vice president; Lisa Whitehead, president; Sandra Whiteman, membership chairman; and Steven Anthony, lion tamer. Also Dale Reeder will be first vice president.
Lehighton Area Lioness Lions held installation of officers for the 2012-2013 year at Carbon Career and Technical Institute, Jim Thorpe.
Installation of officers was performed by Robert Neumoyer, past district governor. Those installed are, Lisa Whitehead, president; Dale Reeder, first vice president; Alicia Shutack-Silliman, second vice president; Linda Benner, corresponding secretary; Sue Anthony, recording secretary; Gerry Andrews, co-treasurer; Pamela Gothard, co-treasurer; Pat Whitehead, tail twister; Steven Anthony, lion tamer; Sandra Whiteman, membership chairman; Brenda Green, chaplain; Bob Silliman, greeter; and directors, two years, Magdalen Armbruster, Cleo Balliet and Elizabeth "Betty" Wagner; and one year, Brenda Green, Kay Teets and Pearl Zimmerman.
The club holds two major events each year as a service project to provide holiday memories for children, Breakfast with Santa and a Bunny Lunch. The club also supports eye glasses for the needy, collects eyeglasses to recycle, and supports a local rabies clinic and spay and neutering program, and the cat and dog shelters.