Meet M6 District Governor Lewis Carnes


Lion Lewis Carnes became District Governor at the
International Convention in Fukuoka, Japan on
June 28, 2016.

Lion Lewis Carnes lives in Stockton, Missouri and has been an active member of                          the El Dorado Lions Club for the past six years. His “Partner in Service “is Lion Sharon; also a member of the El Dorado Lions Club.

While Lion Lewis’s actual membership in the Lions Club International organization is fairly recent; he has a long history of working with LCI for many years before he became a member. While stationed in Bamburg, Germany during his military career he spent many hours working with the local German Lions Club International organization.  Lion Lewis continued this association with LCI after returning to the United States; he worked with the Lions Club in Apple Valley, California once again helping in their community programs.

Governor Lewis served for 13 years in the US Army, reaching the rank of Warrant officer II. During his military career he participated in many “hands on” Leadership Training classes where he ample opportunity to practice those newly learned skills.

Lion Lewis has served as President, Vice President, Director of the Board for the
El Dorado Lions Club and Chaired various Committees. He has been an active member of the El Dorado Lions Club and works their community projects. He has served on many District and State level positions; as 2nd Vice District Governor served as the District Global Leadership representative and participated in all GLT programs at each Council of Governors. While Lion Lewis was the 1st Vice District Governor he participated in the Global Membership Team activities.

As your District Governor for 2016-2017 it is my sincere desire to increase our Lions Club membership and promote harmony throughout our District.