The Rotary Club of La Jolla is a service organization of professionals who are committed to volunteerism and regularly do service projects locally and internationally.
Dan Gensler is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ who has owned his own financial planning and investment firm since 1995. He served as President of the Coronado Rotary in 2006-07. Since then, he has served many roles within the District, and currently serves on the Foundation Committee for Rotary District 5340.
Tom Murphy is a professor of physics at the University of California, San Diego. He is the project investigator for the Apache Point Observatory Lunar Laser-ranging Operation Project. Professor Murphy completed his Ph.D. in astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology after which he completed a postdoc at the University of Washington - Seattle before […]
Lucas Lanci, son of former Rotary Club of La Jolla President, Marc Lanci, has become a serious oenophile. Lucas was born and raised in San Diego graduating from La Jolla High School and then studying International Agricultural Business at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. It was at Cal Poly when he realized that his passion […]
We will honor and otherwise embarrass our two recently departed club presidents, Charles Hartford and Dirk Harris, and contrast their leadership styles. This will be a dinner meeting at La Valencia. The club will be DARK during the day on August 17.
Birch Aquarium at Scripps, UC San Diego Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at University of California San Diego. Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Birch Aquarium features more than 60 habitats of fishes and invertebrates from the cold waters of the Pacific […]
Vice Admiral Robert L. Thomas, Jr., U.S. Navy (ret), is a Professor of Practice at the School of Global Policy and Strategy (GPS). Professor Thomas served in the U.S. Military for 38 years. The son of a career Marine, VADM Thomas graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He holds […]