By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen
By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

Rotary Club of Peachtree Corners welcomes new President Thornell

Norcross - The Rotary Club of Peachtree Corners recently welcomed their President for 2015-2016, Mark Thornell of Norcross, GA during a ceremony at Berkeley Hills Country Club in Norcross.

  Thornell (Executive Director of the Robert D. Fowler YMCA in Norcross) succeeds Sam Evans of Alpharetta, GA who served as President in 2014-2015.  After celebrating a number of successes from the previous year the membership was encouraged by Thornell to grow the club and stay involved in the community.

The Rotary Club of Peachtree Corners meets every Monday at noon at the Carlyle House in Downtown Norcross, Georgia and adheres to the Rotary International theme of “Service Above Self.”

About Mark Thornell
Mark was born in Bangkok, Thailand but was raised in Norcross (graduating from Norcross High School).  Mark has been at the local YMCA for four years.  He and his wife – Kristen reside in Norcross with their 14-year-old daughter, Andrea.  His hobbies include hiking, kayaking, camping and golf.