Friday, April 20, 2012
District 11

District 11 is truly an international district composed of the Southeast United States, the Bahamas, Puerto Rico, and the British Virgin Islands. The states included are Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The District is further divided into 6 Areas under which the individual Clubs operate. Area 1 includes the States of Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Area 2 includes the States of Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Area 3 includes the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands and South East Florida. Area 4 includes Central and Northern Florida. Area 5 includes Puerto Rico. Area 6 includes South West Florida. To locate a Club near you, go to the Where Are We page.

The first club in District 11 was the Zonta Club of Memphis, TN chartered on October 1, 1927!

Past District Governors

Term Name Club
1946-47* Mary Woods Davis Memphis, TN
1947-49* Gladys Sheftall Jacksonville, FL
1949-51* Edna Van Acker Greater Miami, FL
1951-53* Helen Hawks Lake Worth 1, FL
1953-55* Roberta McNeal Birmingham, AL
1955-57* Ruth Knight (PIP) Atlanta, GA
1957-59* Winona Jordan Palm Beaches, FL
1959-61* Grace Warner Montgomery, AL
1961-63* Martha Lummus Greater Miami, FL
1963-65 Naomi Burch Tampa 1, FL
1965-67* Margaret Wilkinson Memphis, TN
1967-69* Fannie Austin Lake Worth 1, FL
1969-72* Lucille Carter Greenville, SC
1972-74 Violet Fuson Nashville, TN
1974-76 Doris Dudney Tampa 1, FL
1976-78* Frances Ann Galloway Jackson, MS
1978-80* Barbara Dean Mobile, AL
1980-82 Margaret Losleben Fort Myers, FL
1982-84 Mary Alice Papadimitriou Charleston, SC
1984-86 Jane Carroll Fort Lauderdale, FL
1986-88 Judie Bott Lake Worth, FL
1988-90* Rosemary Adams Mobile, AL
1990-92* Peggy Driggers Bartow, FL
1992-94 Lori Carpenter Naples, FL
1994-96 Lollie C. Harper Charleston, SC
1996-98 Regina Vetto Boca Raton, FL
1998-00 Sarah Lee Montgomery, AL
2000-02 Mary Gregory Tampa, FL
2002-04 Beverly Duff Fort Myers, FL
2004-06 Ina S. Edens Columbia, SC
2006-08 Beatrice Weaver Kendall, FL
2008-10 Lynn M. Salvatore Jacksonville, FL
2010-12 Jane Adams Boca Raton, FL
2012-14 Tami Page Dothan, AL
2014-16 Karen Pati Sanibel-Captiva, FL
2016-18 Charlene Rains Mobile, AL

* Deceased


Term Name Club
1955-57* Ruth Knight Atlanta, GA
1988-90 Ruth F. Walker Myrtle Beach, SC

* Deceased

Interested in Membership?

To be invited to membership, a candidate...

  • must be willing to support and implement the Objects of Zonta International found HERE.
  • shall be, or have been, actively engaged in a decision-making capacity in a recognized business or profession.

If you agree with these goals and would like to join us in this important work, Zonta Club membership may be for you. Contact our membership chair at