Volunteer extraordinaire has been named Shelter Island Lions Club Citizen of the Year.Besides assuming various leadership roles with the Lions Club, Mr. Monaghan has been both a substitute teacher and mentor at Shelter Island School; worked with the 2Rs for Fun program, assisting young student writers to develop their skills; lent his talents to the 2014 student production of “Young Frankenstein,” building the giant Frankenstein monster; and even working as one of the announcers for Shelter Island Bucks games.
“Jack Monaghan personifies the Lions’ motto — ‘We Serve,’” said Lions Selection Committee Chairman Dr. Frank Adipietro. “He supports each and every effort on the Island.”
Mr. Monaghan will be celebrated at a Lions Club dinner at the Pridwin on May 21.
A full profile will appear in the Reporter prior to the event.