John Hannes

  • Global Initiatives Supervisor  |  Club and District Support
  • Rotary International


John Hannes is the Global Initiatives Supervisor for Club and District Support (CDS), a role that helps to manage the strategic initiatives of CDS on an international scale, including: the team’s presence at events, adult harassment prevention and policy; and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives. More immediately, he is leading the change management efforts among the team to ensure that Rotaract clubs and Rotaractors are offered the same level of quality service and support as experienced by their fellow Rotary members.

John graduated from Dominican University (River Forest, IL) with a BA in Theatre Arts and lives in Evanston, IL. He has been on staff with Rotary since November 2010, is a Paul Harris Fellow +6, and a member of the Paul Harris Society. He is a charter member and current president of the Rotary Club of Evanston Nouveau, Illinois, USA.