Rotary Assistant Governor Doug Foran (Arizona Chemical) inducted Carol Coppola as the 19th president of the Rotary Club of Savannah Sunrise. The Rotary year is from July 1-June 30 and, the induction ceremony is conducted at this time in more than 34,000 Rotary clubs around the world. Rotary officers, from the international president to the individual club presidents serve a one year term.
Ms. Coppola is First Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager with SunTrust Bank on Johnson Square. She is a native of Savannah and a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business and currently serves on the board of the Savannah Community Development Corporation. Ms. Coppola is a member of The Propeller Club of Savannah, CFO Council, and has been a member of the Savannah Sunrise Rotary Club for ten years.
Savannah Sunrise, part of Rotary International, is one of eleven clubs in the Savannah area and meets each Thursday, 7:30 a.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn on Bay Street in Savannah’s Historic District. Much of their support is focused on local charitable organizations and on sponsoring an international student through the Georgia Rotary Scholarship Program. The club sponsors the annual Trick or Trot 5K Fun Run the last Saturday of October to fund their charitable work.