Larry Dimmitt has been a member of the Topeka, Kansas USA Rotary Club since 1983. He served as District Governor of District 5710 in 2006-07. He was District Foundation Chair and also has served as Zone 27 Rotary Foundation Alumni Coordinator, Assistant Regional Rotary Foundation Coordinator, Paul Harris Society Coordinator and Regional Rotary Foundation Coordinator.
Larry also served as General Chair of the 2014 Zones 21B/27 Institute. In 2015-17 he was a member of the Rotary International Joint Committee on Alumni Relations and served as Vice-chair of the 2017-18 Joint Young Leader and Alumni Engagement Committee. He has been elected to serve as Rotary International Director for 2018-20.
Larry has been on several service missions to Panama and has prepared numerous international grant applications, including those for India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan.
He is a Paul Harris Fellow, a Benefactor, a member of the Bequest Society, a member of the Paul Harris Society, a Major Donor and actively supports the Topeka Rotary Foundation. He and Lois have been inducted into the Arch Klumph Society. He has been awarded the Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service and the Distinguished Service Award.
Larry is a retired attorney and he and Lois have two grown children, Cindy and Michael. They enjoy traveling and have been to many International Rotary Conventions, where Larry has been a breakout panelist and Institute facilitator.