Office of the President

Elected for the 2020-21 term, Holger Knaack is a member of the Rotary Club of Herzogtum- Mölln, Germany. Learn about his theme, his travels, and his goals for the year.

Support the president's initiatives

Knaack is encouraging Rotary members to seize the many opportunities Rotary offers to enrich their lives and the communities they serve.

"We believe that our acts of service, big and small, create opportunities for people who need our help. Everything we do opens another opportunity for someone, somewhere."

Read more about the 2020-21 presidential theme and download the theme logo and materials.

Follow the president

Knaack travels around the world visiting Rotary clubs that are making a positive difference in their communities.

Follow the president on Facebook and Instagram.

Download photos of the RI President and their spouse.

President's representatives

Each year, the president designates representatives to inspire and motivate participants at district conferences.

Find resources for president's representatives


The RI president and The Rotary Foundation trustee chair appoint club members to serve on committees that support our strategic priorities: to support and strengthen clubs, to focus and increase humanitarian service, and to enhance public image and awareness.

Apply for committee openings in 2021-22

See this year’s committees:

Rotary Citation

Earn recognition for your club by accomplishing goals that strengthen and raise awareness of Rotary and your club. See this year's Rotary Citation goals for Rotary, Rotaract, and Interact clubs.


Meet Shekhar Mehta, the 2021-22 Rotary president.