Lions Clubs International Officers from Ohio

Multiple District 13 has a proud tradition of providing leadership to our International Association.
Ohio has produced 17 International Directors, two of which have advanced to the position of International President.

OHIO'S PAST INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENTS

W.R. "Dick" Bryan, Doylestown 1969-70 *
James T. Coffey, Toronto 1993-94 *

OHIO'S PAST INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORS

B.W. Beatty, Dayton 1921-1922 (3rd Vice President) *
Horace Kerr, Columbus 1927-1929 (Three Terms) *
John Lloyd, Portsmouth 1932-1934, +1935-1936 *
Henry T. Bowers, Toledo 1938-1940 *
Guy W. Brentlinger, Lima 1945-1947 *
A.B. Dredge, Springfield 1948-1950 (Defeated 3rd VP) *
Dan Martin, Greenville 1953-1955 (Defeated 3rd VP) *
W.R. 'Dick' Bryan, Doylestown 1957-1959 *
Ralph Blaney, Old Fort 1960-1962 *
Homer Hoover, Wooster 1963-1965 *
Merle Hartle, Piketon 1972-1974 *
W.P. Leibensperger, Columbus 1977-1979 *
ames T. Coffey, Toronto 1980-1982 *
Daniel Cole, Marietta 1986-1988 *
Floyd Newberry, Sardinia 1995-1997 *
Gary L. Brown, Urbana 2003-2005 *
Steven D. Sherer, Dover 2006-2008
Jerry Smith, Wauseon 2009-2011
Steve Thornton, Wooster 2018-2021

Honorable Mention
Other Ohio Lions who served at Lions Clubs International

Judge William C. Wiseman, Dayton (Chairman of the Board of International Relations.) 1951-1952 *

 

* Deceased