Roger Eltringham joined the Garden City Kiwanis Club in 1981, and had an immediate impact, as he does with so many community organizations in Garden City.
Roger is an Insurance Vice President for Assured Partners Northeast in Melville, NY, and has over 40 years of insurance brokerage experience. He is a well-respected and involved member of the community and has an impressive resume of accomplishments over the last 37 years. Below is a summary of his altruistic community service accomplishments:
• Race Director - Garden City Turkey Trot 1978 - 2009
• President – Leukemia Society 1980 - 1982
• President Eastern Property Owners Association 1990 - 1992
• President Garden City Kiwanis 1991 - 1993
• Garden City Citizen of the Year 1998
• President - Garden City Chamber of Commerce 2007-2011
• Lt. Governor - Long Island South Central Division Kiwanis 1999 - 2000
• NY State District Kiwanis Foundation
• NY State District Kiwanis - Risk Manager 2014 - Present
• Mineola/Garden City Rotary Community Service Award 2007
Roger has resided in Garden City since 1984 and has lived on Meadow Street since 1988. He works hard, and somewhat fruitlessly, at his golf game in his spare time. His wonderful wife, Jacqueline, is a former Elementary School Principal with St. Ignatius School in Hicksville, where she worked for 17 years. She is actively involved in the American Legion auxiliary as well as volunteering to help the elderly. She also serves as an usher at St. Joseph’s Church in Garden City.