Accomplished Rotarian to speak Jan. 23

Dr. Robert S. Scott, chairman of Rotary International Polio Plus Committee, will speak at the Rotary Club of Kihei Sunrise’s breakfast meeting at 7:30 a.m. Jan. 23 at the Five Palms Restaurant at the Mana Kai Maui Resort in Kihei.

Scott was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. He retired as a general practitioner and former chief of staff at Cobourg General Hospital Ontario in Canada.

Scott joined Rotary in 1971 and has served Rotary International as a vice president, director, international assembly group discussion leader and district governor.

A recipient of Rotary International’s Service Above Self Award, he also has received the International Service Award for a Polio-Free World, the Four Avenues of Service Citation and The Rotary Foundation’s Citation for Meritorious Service and Distinguished Service Award.

The cost of the breakfast is $22. The public is invited.

For more information, contact President Patty Hemmen at 280-8372 or see the club’s website at