1st, 2nd & 3rd INTL. Vice President
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    FIRST INTERNATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT

    Naresh Aggarwal, of Delhi, India, was elected to serve as second vice president of Lions Clubs International at the associations 98th International Convention held in Honolulu, Hawaii, June 26 through 30, 2015. Vice President Aggarwal is the chairman for a manufacturing and exporting company specializing in rice.
    A member of the Batala Smile Lions Club since 1974, Vice President Aggarwal has held many positions within the association, including club president, district governor, district membership chairman, multiple district trainer and GMT Area Leader, Board Appointee, founder-chairperson of the Multiple District 321 Forum and chairperson the Lions of District 321-D Students Foundation.
    Vice President Aggarwal has received numerous awards in recognition of his contributions to the association, including the Leadership Award, an International Membership Award, 52 Extension Awards, 15 International Presidents Awards and the Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. He is also a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.
    In addition to his Lions activities, Vice President Aggarwal has been active in numerous professional and community organizations, including the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the FICCI-SAARC Forum.
    Vice President Aggarwal and his wife, Navita, also a Lion and Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow, have two sons, one daughter and five grandchildren.

    SECOND INTERNATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT

    Gudrun Bjort Yngvadottir, from Gardabaer, Iceland, was elected to serve as second vice president of Lions Clubs International at the associations 99th International Convention held in Fukuoka, Japan, June 24 through 28, 2016. Vice President Yngvadottir is vice director of the Institute of Continuing Education at the University of Iceland.

    A member of the Gardabaejar Eik Lions Club since 1992, she has held many offices within the association, including club president, leadership chair, Leo chair, Lions Quest chair, treasurer, vice district governor, district governor, multiple district LCIF coordinator, secretary and leadership development chair and coordinator for the Lions Leadership Institute in Iceland. She also served as a faculty member and presented at numerous Lions Leadership Institutes, Faculty Development Institutes and international conventions.

    In recognition of her service to the association, she has received numerous awards including the 100% Club President Award, an Extension Award, the Governors Extension Award, the Founders Membership Growth, District Governor Award, eight International Presidents Certificates of Appreciation, an International Presidents Leadership Award, seven International Presidents Awards and an Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. She is also a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.

    In addition to her Lions activities, Vice President Yngvadottir is active in numerous professional and community organizations, including the Icelandic Association of Biomedical Scientists, Icelandic Association of Academics and the Association of Icelandic University Teachers. Vice President Yngvadottir and her husband, Dr. Jon Bjarni Thorsteinsson, a past international director and a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow, have one son, one daughter and five grandchildren.

    THIRD INTERNATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT

    Jung-Yul Choi, of Pusan, Republic of Korea, was elected to serve as third vice president of Lions Clubs International at the associations 99th International Convention, held in Fukuoka, Japan, June 24 through 28, 2016. Vice President Choi is the CEO of an international trading company

    A member of the Pusan (First) Lions Club since 1977, Vice President Choi has held many offices within the association, including club president, cabinet secretary, district governor and vice chairman of Multiple District 309. In addition, he was a panelist at the 33rd OSEAL Forum, held in 1994.

    In recognition of his service to the association, Vice President Choi has received numerous awards, including the Senior Master Key Award, the 100% District Governor Award, an International Presidents Leadership Medal, six International Presidents Certificates of Appreciation, an International Presidents Award and an Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. He is also a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.

    In addition to his Lion activities, Vice President Choi is CEO of Koala Company, Ltd. and vice chairman of the Dong-A University Alumni Association. He is also a past director of the Pusan Sports Association. Vice President Choi and his wife, Seung-Bok, have four daughters.