At the Northwest PETS (President-Elect Training) in Seattle on Feb. 21-23, Rotary North officers Bob Anderson and Elissa Larson were pleased to meet Rotary International President Holger Knaack, from Germany. 
 
 
 
 
 
Holger is a member of the Rotary Club of Herzogtum Lauenburg-Mölln, Germany. His inspirational remarks centered on the future of Rotary.
 
He also spoke of new Rotary theme, “Rotary Opens Opportunities,” referencing the updated logo:
 
 
       
 
 
Local PETS attendees standing under the District 5020 banner. 
From left: Bob Anderson & Elissa Larson ( Rotary Club of Gig Harbor North); Kathryn Nelson (Tacoma 8); Eileen Oye ( Tacoma Sunset); Tom Borgen (Assistant Governor);  and Gunda Meisner (Rotary Club of Gig Harbor Midday)