1st Vice District Governor Linda Barbara
Vice Governor's Message...
Serving Others Changes Lives
Lion Linda was born in in Phoenix Arizona. She lived and attended schools in Arizona until she moved to California and continued her education and her career in the field of semiconductor technology.
After 20 years of her semiconductor career, she retired and moved to Discovery Bay with her husband. After moving to Discovery Bay in 2005, she bought Curves for Women...a health fitness studio, it was then that she was invited to join the Byron Delta Lions Club and has enjoyed being a member for 17 years. She has served as President 2 times, membership chair, director several times, and the editor of the club newsletter for 5 years. This past year she was awarded Lion of the Year for the 4th time. Lion Linda has also been zone chair twice and region chair.
Lion Linda was chairman of the Lions Hearing Foundation for 3 years on the district level and is also very much involved with the vision program in the district and with vision screening certification as part of PID Bill Iannaccone certification team at the district level. Linda is a Melvin Jones Fellow, a Kay K. Fukushima founding member, a Harry Aslan Fellow for her work with speakers’ contest in her district and most recently received the Multiple District Excellence award in 2019-2020.
In August 2021 Lion Linda will awarded with a “Bachelor’s and Master’s” degree thru Lions University at the USA/Canada Forum in Des Moines Iowa. Lion Linda has also received an International President Award of Appreciation. Linda’s slogan is “Serving others changes lives.”
Lion Linda has been married to her husband, Bruce, for 46 years and they ae blessed with two daughters and four wonderful grandchildren.