By Cheri Fisher and Su Phelps, Photos by Su Phelps

On March 18th the Elks Lodge #1468 had their monthly meeting and installation of officers for 2018. Exalted Ruler Don Wolf presented the awards to Fred P Simione, Elk of the Year and the Distinguished Citizen Award to Nicole Hughes, Director of Las Vegas Chapter Pets for Vets.

The 2018-2019 officers are Exalted Ruler- J.J. Lynch, Leading Knight- Steve Smith, Loyal Knight- Joel Cicero, Lecturing Knight- Danette Martinez, Secretary- Joe Dilworth, Treasurer- Jean Santry, Tiler- Ken Martin, Inner Guard- Tyrone McAfee, Esquire- Russ Childers, Chaplin- Peggy Dilworth, Trustee (1 Year)- Marc Zuckerman, Trustee (2Year)- Chris Coyer, Trustee (3Year)- Robert Reed, Trustee (4Year)- Tanny Santry, Trustee (5Year)- Murphy Palmer, Organist- Dr. Marcia Tinberg, Presiding Justice- Jack Eslinger PER, GL OFFICERS: Russ Childers- PDDGER, and the PER- John Jorcczak, Marlen Hoesly, Derek Duncan, Jim Buell, Bill Seals, Bob Miller Steve Venghaus, and Al Henry.