The “Spirit of Rotary” award is given to newer members who are exceptionally active in Rotary.

This Honoree joined Rotary Club of Fort Collins on March 12, 2014 having been sponsored by Alan Ashbaugh. JOHN TRONE is a graduate of Georgetown University with a B.S. in Marketing and received a Master’s in Industrial Administration at Carnegie Mellon University. He was the Chief Information Officer in a nationwide company called Total Wine and More. He an his wife Julie have 3 sons with twin teenagers still in the home...
Ada Chen, in place of Jung-Hai Chen,presented this year's Spirit Award Winner to Anthony Cisneros. This year’s recipient of the Spirit of Rotary award has a passion for philanthropy and has been involved in a wide range of community activities for years, focusing on helping nonprofit organizations pursue sustainable missions. He currently serves as chair of the board the Northern Colorado Chapter of the American Red Cross, and volunteers with Junior Achievement, United Way, FoCo Café, Warriors for Christ, and numerous other faith based and youth organizations…while raising 11 children with his wife, Carmen...

Previous Honorees

2002-2003 Chuck Rutenberg
2003-2004 Stacey Baumgarn & Leighanna Grupp
2004-2005 Alan Ashbaugh
2005-2006 Karl Hofmann
2006-2007 Tanis Roeder
2007-2008 Steve Laine
2008-2009 Lee Jeffrey
2009-2010 Ryan Boggs
2010-2011 Carrie Baumgart & Cindy DeGroot
2011-2012 Jaime Heveron
2012-2013 Jung-Hai Chen