Skylands Rotarian Shelby Rhodes Travels to RI Zone Institute in Niagara Falls for a week of learning and fellowship. 
Rotary Club of The Skylands Past President Shelby Rhodes, a multiple Paul Harris Fellow and member of the Arch Klumph Society, traveled this week to Niagara Falls, Canada to attend the RI Zone Institute. 
Shelby, of Chester Township NJ, joined Governor Ray Freaney and Governor-Elect Ann Walko in representing Rotary International District 7475 at the Institute. Shelby is the Governor-Nominee meaning she will be the Governor of Rotary International District 7475 in 2021-22. 
"Wow, this week has been amazing!" Shelby said. "The Zone Institute has been a great week for me to reconnect with Rotarians I met at past RI/TRF events and to make new Rotary friends while learning about the best practices of how to successfully run Rotary Clubs and Districts. You can bet I will be back next year." 
Shelby is a Founder and Principal of HartmannRhodes, a boutique middle-market value enhancement consulting, business brokerage and mergers and acquisitions firm based in Morristown, NJ. In addition to holding various sales and sales leadership roles in the real estate industry during her career, Shelby has numerous licenses and professional certifications including New Jersey licensed Real Estate Broker Salesperson, Certified Value Builder (CVB), Certified Mergers & Acquisitions Professional (CM&AP), and Certified Business Intermediary (CBI). 
The Rotary Club of The Skylands, founded in 1947, is a local chapter of Rotary International serving Byram Township and Stanhope Borough in Sussex County and Netcong Borough and Mt Olive Township in Morris County. Our Club members - called Rotarians - work, live and play by the Rotary motto "Service Above Self". Our focus is to make the local and global community a better place within six areas of focus: peace and conflict resolution; disease prevention and treatment; water and sanitation; maternal and child health; basic education and literacy; and, economic and community development. 
For more information about the Skylands Rotary Club, please email Club President Mark Hartmann at or call him at 1-908-441-4780 extension 703.