Senior Officer | Club and District Support, Americas

John Hannes is a Senior Officer with Club and District Support, Americas, representing Rotarians in Zones 27 through 33. He and his team members provide personalized service, training, and regional guidance on Rotary’s Resources and Services, Administrative Procedures, Board Policy and Rotary Constitutional Documents, and Navigating and Conducting Business Online.

John graduated from Dominican University (Rover Forest, IL) with a BA in Theatre Arts and lives in Evanston, IL. He has been on staff with Rotary since November 2010, is a Paul Harris Fellow +2, and current Secretary of the Rotary Club of Chicago Lakeview, Illinois, USA where has held a variety of positions including Club President, 2013-14. You may also catch John as the host of the Convention Minute updates found on and Rotary’s social media channels.