Staff and Volunteer Area Assignments

Effective October 1, 2017, Kiwanis International realigned districts in the Americas into geographic "areas" rather than regions, to ensure better service to our members. Below is the new area structure with staff and volunteer assignments.

Northeast USA

  • Ambassador: Bart Stevens
  • Staff contact: Aaron Ketzenberger, aketzenberger@kiwanis.org
    • Capital
    • New England & Bermuda
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    • Pennsylvania

Southeast USA

  • Ambassador: Cathy Simmons
  • Staff contact: Aaron Ketzenberger, aketzenberger@kiwanis.org
    • Alabama
    • Carolinas
    • Florida
    • Georgia
    • Louisiana-Mississippi-W. Tennessee

Mid-Central USA

  • Ambassador: Amy Zimmerman
  • Staff contact: Jereme Grinslade, jgrinslade@kiwanis.org
    • Indiana
    • Kentucky-Tennessee
    • Michigan
    • Ohio
    • West Virginia

Central USA

  • Ambassador: Chuck Schroder
  • Staff contact: Angie Monger, amonger@kiwanis.org
    • Kansas
    • Minnesota-Dakotas
    • Nebraska-Iowa
    • Rocky Mountain
    • Texas-Oklahoma

Midwest USA

  • Ambassador: Rick Poulton
  • Staff contact: Angie Monger, amonger@kiwanis.org
    • Illinois-Eastern Iowa
    • Missouri-Arkansas
    • Wisconsin-Upper Michigan

West USA

  • Ambassador: Michael Iafrato
  • Staff contact: Clark Collier, ccollier@kiwanis.org
    • California-Nevada-Hawaii
    • Montana
    • Pacific Northwest
    • Southwest
    • Utah-Idaho

Canada & the Caribbean

  • Ambassador: vacant
  • Staff contact: Clark Collier, ccollier@kiwanis.org
    • Eastern Canada and the Caribbean
    • Western Canada

Latin America

  • Ambassador: Rodrigo Zuluaga
  • Staff contact: Clark Collier, ccollier@kiwanis.org
    • Colombia
    • Ecuador
    • Panama

Europe 1

  • Ambassador: Francesco Valenti
  • Staff contact: Lora Hoover, lhoover@kiwanis.org
    • Belgium-Luxembourg
    • Italy-San Marino
    • Norden

    Europe 2

    • Ambassador: Julio Srulijes
    • Staff contact: Lora Hoover, lhoover@kiwanis.org
      • Austria
      • France-Monaco
      • Germany
      • Switzerland-Liechtenstein

      Europe 3

      • Ambassador: Filip Delanote
      • Staff contact: Lora Hoover, lhoover@kiwanis.org
        • Iceland-Faroes
        • Netherlands
        • Romania

        Asia Pacific 1

        Asia Pacific 2

        • Ambassador: Efi Taylor
        • Staff contact: Lora Hoover, lhoover@kiwanis.org
          • Japan
          • Korea
          • Philippine-Luzon
          • Philippine-South

          Asia Pacific 3

          • Ambassador: vacant
          • Staff contact: Lora Hoover, lhoover@kiwanis.org
            • Australia
            • Malaysia
            • New Zealand-South Pacific
            • Non-districted Asia-Pacific