Peter Kyle has had a long and illustrious career in Rotary. Peter first came to the US from New Zealand in 1973 to pursue post-graduate studies in law at the University of Virginia as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar. After a career in private legal practice in New Zealand, he returned to the US in 1992 to take up a position with the World Bank as a senior international attorney. He retired from this position in 2009.
Peter was inducted into Rotary in 1976 and has since served the organization in many capacities. He has been particularly involved in alumni/Rotary Peace Fellow activities and has chaired both the Alumni Relations and Rotary Peace Centers Committees. He has also served as an International Assembly Trainer, COL Delegate, RI President’s Representative, and WASRAG Board member. He currently serves as the Dean of the Rotary Representative Network and will be the RI Director for 2020-22 in Zones 33 & 34.
Peter has received the Global Alumni Service to Humanity Award together with the Service above Self Award and the Citation for Meritorious Service.
A special thanks to Rotarian David Michaux for securing Peter as a speaker. David himself is a Past District Governor and a past Director of Rotary International.