Ron Sekkel with 2 BA’s, a Master’s of Science, a stint as a Navy Supply Corps Officer Ron became an Enrolled Agent and started his own Tax Practice. 34 years later he sold it & retired. Ron joined Rotary in 1977 at age 32. He’s in the Rotary Club of Scotts Valley, was District Governor in District 5170 during Rotary’s Centennial Year 2004-05, and had his 2 ½ minutes of fame when he presented the Fifth Avenue of Service at the Rotary Congress in 2010. He was the Dean of the District 5170 Leadership Seminar Program for 9 years, for the last 16 years has been the Talent & Script Coordinator for an internationally known Rotary Production Group, and is now on the Board of RotaCare Bay Area, Inc. & RotaCare Free Clinics, Inc. Ron was a recipient of The Rotary Foundation’s Citation for Meritorious Service in 2008 and The Rotary International Service Above Self Award in 2019.