Welcome to
Rotary Tri-Con 2018

Glacier Canyon Conference Center at the Wilderness  
45 Hillman Road, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, United States

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About Us
TriCon 2018 Wisconsin is a Rotary District Conference for Rotarians in District 6220, District 6250 and District 6270.  All Rotarians from Wisconsin, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and eastern Minnesota, with their significant others and families, and other Rotarians and friends of Rotary are welcome.
Who is organizing the event?
TriCon 2018 Wisconsin is a collaborative project of three Rotary Districts.   It is coordinated by District Governors Christine “Tina” Hall, D6220 (Northeast Wisconsin and Upper Peninsula of Michigan), Joe Ruskey, D6250 (Western Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota); and Jeff Reed, D6270 (Southeast Wisconsin); with the assistance of Conference Chair Barb Senn, Conference Treasurer Steve Handrick, and conference committees from the three Districts.
Our Goals are to
  •          Celebrate Rotary and benefit all three Rotary districts.
  •          Be family friendly.
  •          Connect with Youth and the young at heart.
  •          Present OUTSTANDING speakers and programs.
  •          Offer information, learning, and excitement to all attendees.

Latest News

April 4, 2018 12:00 PM
New Speaker:
Mary Beth Growney-Selene

Due to conflicting schedules, Ed Futa will not be able to attend Tricon 2018.  While we were looking forward to hearing from Ed, we are extremely excited to announce that RI Foundation Trustee Mary Beth Growney-Selene will be added to our list of  top notch Plenary speakers. 

Mary Beth’s RI resume and her service resume is second to none.  She has travelled the world on behalf of Rotary Making a Difference everywhere she goes.  She will speak on Rotary and the World.  We are very proud to add one of our own to our speakers list.  Please check out the schedule changes and make sure you don’t miss out on hearing Mary Beth’s words on Saturday at 3 PM.

July 25, 2017 5:00 PM

New Whova App Intro Video
Rotary Tri-Con 2018 is utilizing the Whova App to plan for, organize and execute a great event for networking.  Check out what benefits this app will provide to you when you attend by watching the new video and instructions at:  https://whova.com/resources/how-to-guide/user-tutorial/

Hosting District Governors

6220 - Tina Hall
I am very excited to serve as the District Governor of District 6220.  I was born in California but raised in the Washington D.C. area where I went to college and graduated from University of Maryland with a M.S. and Ph.D. in Environmental Studies.  I began a career with The Nature Conservancy in 1989 and have worked in three state programs for the organization focused on land acquisition, stewardship, and forestry.  I had spoken many times to Rotary Clubs throughout my career and finally decided, when I moved to Michigan, to join a Rotary Club.  I joined in 2001 and became President of my Club (Marquette Breakfast) in 2008-2009.  I was an Assistant Governor for 5 years before beinn nominated for District Governor.  Our youth programs are a passion of mine, and as a student I participated in RYLA.  Interact, Rotaract and RYE are all programs with great promise.  I am an active member of the Environmental Sustainability Rotary Action Group (ESRAG) and I have been excited this year to see environmental sustainability become part of each of the Rotary Six Areas of Focus.  I have joined the Rotary fellowship of birdwatching which reflects my favorite pastimes of birding, gardening, and active travel, which I share with my husband, Bruce. 

Joe Ruskey

6250 - Joe Ruskey
I am Joe Ruskey and I have the honor and privilege of being the District Governor for D6250.  I have been a member of the Rotary Club of Prairie du Chien since 2003, where I served as President during the 2007-08 Rotary Year.  That was one of the most amazing years in which I learned the intricacies of being a leader of leaders.  I also learned that Rotary was so much more than what I had thought or imagined.  I realized it was a global organization with 1.2 million friends backing my ideas to help change my community in my own back yard and across the globe.  Rotary has enabled me to carry out my beliefs that we are here to serve others.  My wife, Tina, and I have made the 4 way test a part of our family life, our business life, and our spiritual life.  Rotary is not just an organization that we belong to, but a way of life. 

6270 - Jeff Reed
Born in Oconto and raised in Wisconsin, I moved away, then returned to Fond du Lac in 1998, to serve at Marian University.  I have worked in higher education and worked in industry both as a consultant and for Xerox Corporation.  Fond du Lac Morning Rotary Club became a part of my life in 2000, following my father and brother into Rotary.  With a passion for international activities, I have visited Rotary projects in Irkutsk, Russia and Lima, Peru, and traveled to Tokyo, Japan, parts of Europe and taught college in the U.K.  I have served my club in many roles, including president in 2009-10, secretary and vocational service chair.  District 6270 service has included work as assistant governor, membership, and strategic planning. Strengthening clubs, public image and humanitarian service are all important to me – we need to continue on the road to elimination of polio, to engage the next generations, and to Make a Difference.  Travel, music, theatre, gardening, my wife Sylvia and son Daniel fill my spare time. 

Rotary Tri-Con Wisconsin

A Collaboration of Rotary Districts 6220, 6250 and 6270 Tri-Con 2018, the multi-district Rotary conference for the entire state of Wisconsin, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and the very best parts of Minnesota too!

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2820 Walton Commons, Ste 103
Madison, WI 53718
United States
Glacier Canyon Conference Center at the Wilderness
45 Hillman Road, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, United States
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