Congratulations to our new District 7640 Governor elect, Mr. Tim Datig


After serving 4 ½ years in the US Navy, Tim began a career in law enforcement in 1968 with The New York City Police Department. Upon graduating the Police Academy he was assigned to the Midtown South Precinct in Manhattan. Tim spent 15 years working the streets of Times Square and the Garment Center in various patrol and plain-clothes assignments. Tim retired from the NYPD in 1983.

    In 1983 Tim and his family moved to Vermont where they purchased and operated the Golden Stage Inn, an historic building and property near Okemo Mountain.
Tim returned to police work in 1989 as Police Chief in St. Albans, VT and graduated from the FBI National Academy in 1993.

    Tim has been active in civic affairs through the years and is a Past President of The Rotary Club's of St. Albans, Vermont (1994-95), and The Rotary Club of Atlantic City, New Jersey (2008-2009). Tim was an Assistant Governor in district 7640 (2009-2012). Tim and Shannon have hosted several exchange students and was a member of the district RYE Committee. Tim was also a member of the district Group Study Exchange Committee and Chair of the committee in 2012-2013. Tim has been his clubs GSE Club Coordinator for the inbound GSE teams for four years and has hosted team members each year.

  • In 2010 Tim was the GSE Team Leader to District 2270 in Northern Norway.
  • In 2011 Tim graduated the Rotary Leadership Institute.
  • In 2011 Tim became a Paul Harris Fellow.

     Tim has been trained in Future Vision at the International Assembly in San Diego in 2013.
Tim attended the first Rotary Future Leaders Training at the Zone 24/32 Institute.
Tim is a volunteer Family/Community Mediator for the Community Mediation Services in Atlantic County.

    Tim lives in Egg Harbor Township with his Wife Shannon. Tim and Shannon have been married for 47 years. Shannon is a member of the marketing team for Atlantic Adult Day Care in Northfield.

    Tim and Shannon are proud of their two children, Christine 38, who is a Senior VP with the Bank of America in Charlotte, NC. Chris and Jason have 2 sons, Liam and Colin. Tim Jr. 35 is a Project Manager at Green Life Energy Solutions, in Absecon.

    In his spare time, Tim likes downhill skiing and tennis.


   We all would like to thank our now past district  Governor,  Dan ceglia, Thank you for all your hard work and dedication and for being a wonderful guide and mentor and friend.