Our Office

The International Office


Lions Clubs International Headquarters


300 W 22ND STREETOAK BROOK Il 60523-8842, USATelephone: (630) 571-5466 FAX: (630) 571-8890 Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central Time

Web site: http://www.lionsclubs.org

Public Relations and Production Division


E-mail:pr@lionsclubs.org

General Information/Publications Requests: exts. 358 and 363Peace Poster Contest: ext. 358 Gift of Sight Program: ext. 372Recycle for Sight: ext. 363

THE LION Magazine


E-mail: thelionmagazine@lionsclubs.orgMagazine Rights/Permissions: ext. 365Editorial Information/Questions: ext. 364 Advertising: ext. 368, Service activities: ext. 366

Club Supplies Division


E-mail:clubsupplies@lionsclubs.orgGeneral Information: exts. 252, 261 and 253 U.S. and Canada: ext. 253; Outside U.S. and Canada: ext. 262; Shipping: ext. 276 For placement of orders only (cannot be transferred): (800) 710-7822, for the U.S., Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canadafax: 1-630-571-0964

International Activities and Program Planning Division


E-mail:executiveservices@lionsclubs.orgInterclub Program: ext. 500CIub Twinning/Lions Day With the United Nations: ext. 316Youth Outreach; Youth Camps;Youth Exchange: ext. 330 Leo Programs: ext. 324 General information about various sight and medical programs, District Hearing Chairman and District Diabetes Chairman Awards and Hearing and Speech Action: ext. 318.

District & Club Administration Division


E-mail:districtadministration@lionsclubs.org Club mergers, DG and club president awards, status quo and cancellations, DG expense claims, translation: Chinese: ext. 519 Japanese: ext. 352 English: ext. 342 Korean: ext. 354 Finnish: ext. 504 Portuguese: ext. 362 French: ext. 346 Spanish: ext. 349 German: ext. 512 Swedish: ext. 509 Italian: ext. 511

Administrative Officers


E-mail:adminofficers@lionsclubs.org

Travel: ext. 291

President's Office


E-mail:presidentsoHice@lionscl~bs.org

Budget/Auditing


E-mail: resources@lionsclubs.orgAuditing of District Governors' expense claims and check issuance: exts. 220 and 221

Legal Information


E-mail:legal@lionsclubs.org

Travel: ext. 291

Membership Report Questions


E-mail:stats@lionsclubs.org

ext. 312

Change of Address/Subscriptions


E-mail:it@lionsclubs.org

ext. 312

Convention Division


E-mail:convention@lionsclubs.org

General Information: ext. 281Registration and Housing: exts. 284 and 285

Leadership Division


E-mail:leadership@lionsclubs.orgGeneral Information: ext. 367Lions leadership Institutes and MERL , Chairpersons Seminar: ext. 597District Governors-Elect Seminars: ext. 558,Youth Outreach; Youth Camps;Youth Exchange: ext. 330 Program Design and Development: ext. 578Regional lions leadership Institutes: ext. 385Lions learning Center: ext. 662

Lions Clubs International Foundation


E-mail:Icil@lionsclubs.orgGeneral Information: ext. 383Development - U.S. and Europe: ext. 392 Development - Oseal: ext. 395 Donor Services: ext. 581 and 574Humanitarian Programs: exts. 394 and 580Sight Programs: exts. 292 and 393 Melvin Jones Fellowship: ext. 574 and 517Communications: exts. 386 and 508

Convention Division


E-mail:convention@lionsclubs.org

General Information: ext. 281Registration and Housing: exts. 284 and 285

Headquarters Divisions


Peter Lynch
Executive Director
peter.lynch@lionsclubs.org
Maryellen Skerik
Treasurer
Maryellen.Skerik@lionsclubs.org
Mindy Marks, Manager
District and Club Administration Division
mindy.marks@lionsclubs.org
Renee Aubin, Manager
Convention Division
Renee.Aubin@lionsclubs.org
Mike Carroll, Manager
Information Technology Division
Michael.Carroll@lionsclubs.org
Maryellen Skerik
Treasurer
Maryellen.Skerik@lionsclubs.org
Scott Drumheller, General Counsel
Legal Division
Scott.Drumheller@lionsclubs.org
Rebecca Teel Daou
Lions Clubs International Foundation
rebeccateel.daou@lionsclubs.org
Gary Hannah, Manager
Extension and Membership Division
peter.lynch@lionsclubs.org
Dane LaJoye, Manager
Public Relations and Production Division
Dane.LaJoye@lionsclubs.org
Maryellen Skerik, Manager
Finance Division
Maryellen.Skerik@lionsclubs.org
Carolyn Adolph, Manager
International Activities and Program Planning Division
Stephen.Popolizio@lionsclubs.org
Patti Repenn, Manager
Leadership Division
Patti.Repenn@lionsclubs.org

Responsibilities of the Divisions


Club Supplies & Distribution Division


Provides clubs with a wide variety of items marketed with the Lions’ emblem including awards, apparel, pins, plaques and special orders

Extension & Membership


Implements programs to develop new clubs, recruit and retain members Finance Division. Maintains the integrity of the association’s financial and accounting systems. Provides financial services including collection of club and district payments and auditing and payment of DG expense claims. Supports bank accounts around the world.

Convention Division


Coordinates convention registration, housing programs and facilities. Plans logistics for DGE Seminar and BOD meetings

International Activities & Program Planning Division


Plans and oversees a variety of programs including those for culture & environment, health, international relations, long-range planning, services for children. Oversees Lions Opportunities for Youth activities.

District & Club Administration Division


Responsible for district & club operations, DG and club president awards. Assists districts and clubs worldwide in 12 official languages

Legal Division


Responsible for the legal operations of the Association, including trademark registration. Provides guidance to Lions members on constitutional and parliamentary matters. Administers worldwide liability, property and accident insurance programs. Coordinates endorsement and certification of candidates for international office

Information Technology Division


Processes and maintains membership, inventory and accounting records. Monitors computer systems at Headquarters, Canada, India and Japan

PR & Production Division


Works with local, national and international media to promote Lions programs. Administers Peace Poster Contest, Recycle for Sight and Sight Night. Publishes Headquarters and Spanish editions of THE LION Magazine. Oversees Lions Web site www.lionsclubs.org

Lions Clubs International Foundation


The grant making arm of LCI; supports Lions humanitarian efforts in their communities and worldwide. Promotes and receives contributions and provides appropriate recognition. Solicits partnerships and funds from non-Lion sources.

About Us

Mission Statement

"To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs."

Vision Statement

"To be the global leader in community and humanitarian service."

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