Our Members

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David Harris

President '16-'17

Superintendent • DeSoto ISD Dr. Harris has his master’s degree in education from Prairie View A&M and doctoral degree in education administration from Lamar University. Dr. Harris joined the Beaumont ISD family in the late 1990s after several years of teaching and coaching in Las Vega, Bryan, and Fort Bend ISDs. He became an assistant principal…

(972) 223-6666

Anthony Moore

Past President '13-'14

Anthony Moore has been a member of the DeSoto Rotary Club for the past five years. During this time, he has served as Foundation Chairman and is currently the 2013-2014 Club President.  After completing his presidential duties, Anthony will serve as Assistant District Governor. Anthony is a 30+ year senior manager with the Walgreens Company,…

Carl Williams

Past President '12-'13

RETIRED • 33 Years with IBM Corp. (Senior Manager) • 7 Years with Booz Allen Hamilton (Regional Program Manager) Carl Williams joined Rotary in May 2002. Community Involvement DeSoto ISD Strategic Planning Committee 1991 DeSoto ISD Ad hoc Advisory Committee. 1991 DeSoto Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors 1997 to 2003. President 2002-2003 Co-Chairman of DeSoto…

469.387.7654

James Robinson

Club Member

RETIRED • James retired from the  Army & Air Force Exchange Service as Supervisory Senior Project Manager with 30 years of service. He was responsible for overseeing construction projects both in the continental USA and Overseas. He supervised a team of six other project managers with projects ranging from small convenience stores to multi- million…

972.572.3838

Michael B. Hurtt

Past President '92-'93

BUSINESS OWNER / FORMER MAYOR OF DESOTO • Michael Hurtt came to Dallas from Casper, Wyoming in 1971.  Graduated from Mortuary Science College, and has been in this area ever since.  His funeral service background includes managing large volume, corporately owned funeral firms, worked and lectured for a Pierce Chemical/Mortician Supply Company; which built and…

972.223.6314 (24 hours)

Kenneth Tyler

Past President '06-'07 / Assistant Governor '11-14

CEO • Kenneth Tyler is the owner of K&J Plumbing located in DeSoto, TX.  His business provides plumbing service and repair, fixing slab leaks, bathroom renovations, and related services.  Ken joined Rotary in 1992 and has since served as Assistant Governor for District 5810 for 3 years, and served as our club president in 2006-’07.

972.264.4261

Bill Dendy

Past District Governor '14-'15 / Past President '05-'06 '10-'11 / Assistant Governor '06-'09

CEO • Dendy Construction Services, LLC Born in Fort Worth, where he was raised and attended Texas Christian University, Bill is proud to be a native Texan. After meeting his wife, Katrin (Kathy) Schatz in 1999, Bill made his home in DeSoto, where he has been an active member of the community and currently serves…

817.797.8029

David Scott

Past President '15-'16

PURCHASING DIRECTOR • Mr. Scott has worked in the corporate world in the Dallas area from 1984 until 2003 and then moved into the Education field.  He has enjoyed success in both areas but primarily enjoys serving in the community where he lives.  David is married and has lived in DeSoto for 30 years. He currently works…

Chad Tucker

Past President '14-'15

CHIROPRACTOR • Tucker Chiropractic, PLLC I received my Bachelors of Science in Human Anatomy as well as my Bachelors of Science in Health and Wellness from Parker University. After receiving my Bachelor’s degree I continued my pursuit to become a Doctor of Chiropractic and received my Doctor of Chiropractic degree in September of 2010 from Parker…

972.230.8900

Denise P. Cameron

Club Secretary

ADMINISTRATION CLERK • Denise joined Rotary in July of 2005.

214.789.3406

Darren Collins

Club Member

EDUTAINER • Darren is a magician/juggler/stand-up comedian who specializes in educational presentations.  He has been based out of DeSoto, TX since 1997 and performs regularly at schools, churches, comedy clubs and corporate events worldwide. He was born at a very early age; the last born of his parents’ five children. Originally from Port Angeles, Washington (you…

469.337.5217

Warren Adams

Club Administrator

Retired • Former Firefighter

214.697.1762

Jeff Elseman

Member

Leon McCowan

Member

Stan Tidwell

Member

Tina Strand

Member

Sandy Respess

Club Treasurer