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District Governor Patricia Kutz

Scrubby Bear (aka DG Pat) says "Don't Get Sick, Wash Up Quick!"
District Governor Patricia has been a member of the Bowers Lions Club since January 2000. She was sponsored by her father, the late Lion Paul Kutz, becoming the first woman member in the Bowers Lions Club. She is a Melvin Jones Fellow.

District Governor Pat is a retired teacher, having taught secondary special education students for over 27 years. Her teaching experience includes teaching all subjects and curriculums to students with a wide variety of mental, physical and emotional challenges.

Pat is a graduate of Kutztown Area High School. She holds a Bachelors Degree from Kutztown State College and a Masters Degree from Kutztown University.
She also holds certificates from Pennsylvania State University and Temple University.

District Governor Patís diverse employment background includes the family custom home building business. Where she did every job from ditch digging to roofing to plumbing to masonry. She also worked as a proof reader a church secretary and school custodian.

Pat believes in lifelong education and that variety is the spice of life. Her passion for education and learning continues with her current work as a volunteer with the American Red Cross, Childrenís Disaster Services and the Disaster Missions Response Team for Pennsylvania Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ. In these fields she does field volunteer work as well as preparedness and response education.

District Governor Pat is married to Lion George Statzell, IV.  They are the proud parents of one son, Lion George Statzell, V. He is a Lieutenant in the United States Air Force.  He and his wife Elizabeth reside in Great Falls, Montana.

Personal Mission Statement 

My mission is to live a life of intention by looking inward and upward. I will strive to be a good steward of all the gifts I have been given. I will use my skills to be a compassionate and caring educator and mentor to all those that may be in need- be they family, friend or stranger.