The Rotary Club of Galveston recently recognized and honored three individuals who exemplified outstanding service and commitment to their community through their specific professions. With family members, colleagues and staff present, the honorees were introduced to the membership by their Rotarian sponsor who shared with the membership each of the honoree’s exemplary accomplishments and contributions to the Galveston community. From left, Rotarian Billie Rinaldi; Rotarian Mike Guarino; Sgt. Destin Sims; representing the Galveston Police Department, club President Kristen Carlson; Capt. Tanya Ovalle, Galveston Fire Department; Cathy Van Ness, principal of Austin Middle School; and Rotarian Gigi Heffernan.