Rotary District 5170 Governor
Oct 23, 2017
Rotary District 5170 Governor

Orrin Mahoney is the new District Governor for Rotary District 5170, Hayward's home district.  During his presentation, District Governor Mahoney will share his vision and goals for District 5170 and the goals of Rotary International. He also will recognize Hayward Rotarians who have made contributions to Rotary International Foundation.

Orrin Mahoney is a long time resident of Cupertino, California. After graduat­ing from Carnegie-Mellon University in 1967, he came to California to work at Hewlett-Packard and received a Master’s degree from Stanford while working there. After a 35 year management career at HP, he retired and devoted his time to community activities. He is a former member of the Cupertino City Council, and has served twice as Mayor.
In addition to many other community groups, he is an active member and past president of the Rotary Club of Cupertino. As part of the Club’s Inter­national Service activities, he has participated in 12 project trips to Mexico, China, India, and Central and South America. He was the recipient of the Polio Plus Award in 2010, Area 8 Assistant Governor in 2014-2015, the District’s Membership Committee Chair in 2015-2016 and the District Conference Chair in 2016-2017. His theme for his year as District Governor is Rotary: Building Lifelong Friendships while Making a Difference.