Addison Whitaker, a fi- nancial service representative with Colonial Life and graduate of the University of Kentucky, was inducted as a member of the Rotary Club of Whitesburg on July 12.
Whitaker is the son of Mitch Whitaker and the late Gwen Whitaker, and grandson of Sybil Whitaker and the late Landon Whitaker.
Rotarian Jack Burkich performed the induction ceremony and described the duties and obligations that come with being a member of Rotary. The Rotary Club is a service-oriented organization made up of community leaders who share their knowledge and talents to improve the lives of individuals worldwide. The Rotary Club of Whitesburg sponsors Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Program, provides dictionaries to third-grade students in Letcher County, participates in Dr. Seuss Read Across America program, provides scholarships, and supports the End Polio Now effort.