District 6270 Water & Sanitation Global grant projects, past, present and future
May 21, 2021
Rick Debe - Past District Governor 6270
District 6270 Water & Sanitation Global grant projects, past, present and future

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Rick is a member of the Rotary Club of Mukwonago since 1998. Served as his club president 2001-2002 and chaired many local projects.

On a District level he is a Past District Governor 2012-13. Held positions as an Assistant Governor, Polio Plus Rep and R.I. Alumni Chair. He currently is the Water and Sanitation Chair, Westeen Great Lakes Multi District Conference Chair and the District 6270 RI insurance rep.

Rick just completed 7 successful years with the Rotary Midwest PETS conference committee in Chicago and finished as the programs Chair.

The driving core for Rick is helping others in time of need and opportunities, whether it is a local or international humanitarian challenge. He has participated in Rotary humanitarian Water & sanitation projects in both Haiti and Guatemala. 

Rick operates an Independent Insurance Agency in Mukwonago and has been an Agent for 42 years in southeast Wisconsin. 

He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin Parkside, Kenosha. 

He spent 7 years as a volunteer fireman and rescue officer with the Waterford, WI community and logged hundreds of hours. 

“Some of my proudest moments and heart breaking tragedies were during those times”.

Rick & Terry have been married for 44 years and have 3 daughters and 7 grandchildren. 

Rick’s deceased father Gordon was a past Rotarian in Racine West that left him a lasting impression on the meaning of “Service above Self”. He is a multiple Paul Harris fellow and a Paul Harris Society member. 

Terry has been a strong supporter of Rotary and is involved locally with other community based groups. She too is a Paul Harris Fellow. Both belong to the Bequest Society of Rotary.

They both like to travel extensively and have many hobbies. Rick is an avid sailor, private pilot, enjoys racquetball and motorcycle riding along with many other outdoor activities.