OH2 - District Governor
DG Steven Cochie & Virginia
DG Steven Cochie
Lion Steve joined the Satellite Beach Lions Club, District 35E Florida in 1997. He has served has President twice, served all officer positions except Treasurer, and served has the Zone 2 Chair in 2001. At the District level in Florida, Lion Steve served as the Southeast Guide Dog Chair and the Eyeglass collection Chair. He was instrumental in forming the Satellite Beach Leo Club.
After retiring from 20 years in the United States Air Force, Lion Steve continued his career in rocket launches with Lockheed Martin at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and Kennedy Space Center. He successfully launched over 100 payloads from the Air Force boosters and the Nasa Space Shuttle systems.
Lion Steve left Florida in 2007 and transferred to the Tiffin Lions Club in his hometown of Tiffin. There for only a short time, Lion Steve then found himself in Afghanistan serving has a Government Contractor from 2008 to 2009. Following his return, Lion Steve’s career as a Lion in District 13OH-2 soared to new heights. He became President of the Tiffin Club in 2010-2011 Lion year. Lion Steve has supported all Club events, including the historic popcorn ball project!
Lion Steve has completed the Region Lions Leadership Institute, Levels 1 and 2. He has supported many conventions and the USA/Canada Leadership Forum. Lion Steve is a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow and has received numerous International and District awards.
Lion Steve and wife Jinny will celebrate 38 years of marriage in May. They have a married daughter Mandy and married son Christopher in Florida with 5 grandchildren.