Region Chair – Tim Luckinbill
Lion Tim joined the Colfax Lions Club after retiring in 2011. He has served as club President four times. Lion Tim served as the 2014-2015 Golden Empire Zone Chair under DG Erv Gon and as the 2015-2016, he served as the Sierra Zone Chair under DG Mike Retzlaff.
Lion Tim was born in Chico, CA, where his parents were attending school to get their college education. In 1951 the family of five including three boys moved to Grass Valley as his dad begin teaching shop classes at Nevada Union High School. Lion Tim graduated Nevada Union High School and went on to Sierra Jr. College. He then joined the Air Force and studied to be an aircraft mechanic. Later, he cross-trained to the flight line security and left the Air Force in 1976 as an E5-Staff Sargent. After returning home, he began his 40-year career in the propane industry as a driver, serviceman, and then as manager of the Colfax Amerigas retail store.
Foothill Zone Chair – Judi Cowart-Anderson
Lion Judi has been a Colfax Lions club member for over two years Judi has been their Club Secretary for two years. She has taken the lead in the club’s Kindle program and Flag Day for the third graders at Colfax Elementary. She knows what it means to serve, having been a Soroptimist for 43 years.
Sierra Zone Chair – Jackie Wapp
Lion Jackie has been a Nevada City Lions since 2003. She is a Melvin Jones Fellow and was the club President twice, including when her club won Top Small Club. She is happily married to Lion Jim and has three lovely children and one amazing grandson. She works at Briarpatch Co-Op, an organic food community market that practices sustainability. She has worked there for eight years. Lion Jackie comes from a family of Lions!