It is my honor to announce the nomination of Amando J. Chapa as the District Governor for the 2021-2022 Rotary Year. Amando is a member of the Rotary Club of Edinburg..
 
Amando is currently retired from the 3M Corporation as a Industrial Business Specialist for the Maquiladora South Texas / Northern Mexico after 30 years of service. A graduate of UT-Pan American Edinburg in 1983 (BBA) Finance Major and currently received his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2010 from Kaplan University Iowa. Amando joined the Rotary Club of Edinburg in September 2010 and is Past President from 2013-2014. He received the Rotary District Service Award promoting the Rotary Foundation and its Goals in 2015. A Paul Harris Fellow+3, Sustaining Member, and served as District Conference Chair in 2015. Past Assistant District Governor 2014-2017. Amando is currently our Rotary District 5930 as District Trainer. Amando is married to Susana Solis from Harlingen and they have a son, Joseph Daniel Chapa.
 
Amando brings his energy and passion for Rotary in everything he does.
 
The nominating committee did an outstanding job of nominating Amando to serve District 5930. According to the Rotary Code of Policies, there is a 14 day challenge period after which Amando's nomination becomes official. 
 
Rotary Manual of Procedure: 14.020.8. Challenging Candidates.
Any club in the district which has been in existence for at least one year as of the beginning of that year may also propose a challenging candidate for governor nominee provided this club has previously suggested such candidate to the nominating committee. A club in existence for less than one year as of the beginning of that year may propose a challenging candidate provided such candidate is a member of that club and the challenging candidate must have been duly suggested to the nominating committee. The name of the challenging candidate shall be submitted pursuant to a resolution by the club adopted at a regular meeting. The club must file the resolution with the governor by the date determined by the governor. Such date shall be not more than 14 days after publication of the announcement of the selection for governor-nominee by the governor.
 
For your use I have attached a link to the Rotary Manual of Procedure should you want to learn more about this process. https://my.rotary.org/en/learning-reference/about-rotary/governance-documents
 
Yours in Rotary Service, Andy
 

Andrew J. Hagan
Rotary International District 5930
District Governor, 2018-2019
Brownsville Sunrise Rotary Club
(956) 592-0944

AndyHagan@Rotary5930.com