Linden Rotarian of the Year named

The Rotary Club of Linden recently announced Brian Barbour as the recipient of the 2014 Rotarian of the Year award. Barbour is the club’s president-elect for 2014-2015 as well as chair of the 2015 annual gala committee.

Barbour previously served as club vice president, treasurer and assistant treasurer. He chaired the 2014 gala committee and also was the club’s program chair for two years. He was also a member of the 2014 Rotary International District 7570 Conference Committee.

Barbour was presented the Rotarian of the Year award by 2013-2014 club president Connemara Tolson at the Linden Rotary’s annual awards ceremony on June 25.

Originally sponsored by the Rotary Club of Front Royal, the Rotary Club of Linden was chartered in April 2005 and has 35 active members. The club meets at 7 a.m. each Wednesday at Mom’s Country Kitchen in Front Royal.