Joseph Preston, Chairperson, Lions Clubs International Foundation(LCIF). (Immediate Past President,Lions Clubs International).
Joseph "Joe" Preston, of Dewey, Arizona, USA is the Chairperson of
Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) and Immediate President of
Lions Clubs International, 2014.
Chairperson Joe Preston is temporarily retired from the automotive
industry. He has over 30 years of experience as a fleet sales manager,
and was consistently recognized by Ford Motor Company for excellence
in customer satisfaction, sales and product knowledge.
A member of the Bradshaw Mountain of Dewey-Humboldt Lions Club,
Past President Preston has been a Lion since 1974. He has held many
offices in the association, including club president, zone chairperson,
district governor, council chairperson and chairperson of district
leadership development, Lions Quest and MERL for the state of Arizona.
He was host chairperson of the 1994 International Convention in
Phoenix, Arizona, chairperson of the 2003 USA/Canada Lions
Leadership Forum and a national/multinational coordinator for Campaign
In recognition of his service to the association, Chairperson Preston has
received numerous awards, including the 100% Club President Award,
the 100% District Governor Award, the Senior Builder Key Award, Life
Membership in the association, nine International President's Awards
and the Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honour the
association bestows upon its members. He is also a Progressive Melvin
Past President Preston was recognized by the U.S. Drug Enforcement
Agency for his work as a Lion to prevent drug use and abuse among