Jennifer Ware, from Rapid River, Michigan, USA, was elected to serve a two-year term as a director of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 99th International Convention held in Fukuoka, Japan, June 24 through 28, 2016.

Past International Director Ware is a psychiatric nurse.

A member of the Brampton Township Days River AR Lions Club since 1993, she has held many offices within the association, including club secretary, club director, district governor, council chairperson, district GLT coordinator and district Sight Preservation and Action chairperson.

In recognition of her service to the association, she has received numerous awards including the membership Key Award, an International Leadership Awards and an International President’s Award. She is also a Melvin Jones Fellow.

Director Ware and her husband, Jeff, also a Lion, have one daughter.