Theresa Smith, West Stockholm, was inducted into the Potsdam Rotary Club
Monday, September 10, 2012 - 12:19 pm

WEST STOCKHOLM -- Theresa Smith of West Stockholm was inducted as the newest member of the Rotary Club of Potsdam at its Sept. 5 meeting.

Smith, a native of Watertown, is the business manager of Slic Network Solutions and Nicholville Telephone.

Smith received her associate’s degree in accounting from Jefferson Community College. She received her bachelor of science in accounting from Empire State College and became a Certified Public Accountant in 2002.

In 2004, Smith moved to Potsdam to become the controller for Brookfield Power where she worked for five years. She then worked in public accounting for two years at Gray & Gray CPAs in Canton. Last year, she joined Slic Network Solutions and Nicholville Telephone.

Smith and her husband, Tom, have five children.

Rotary is the world's oldest and largest service organization, made up of more than 1.2 million men and women in more than 34,000 clubs in more than 200 countries. Rotarians form a global network of business and professional leaders who volunteer their time and talents to serve their communities and the world.

Rotary's motto, "Service Above Self," exemplifies its humanitarian spirit. Strong fellowship among Rotarians, and meaningful community and international service projects, characterize Rotary worldwide.

Rotarians' projects focus on health and hunger, literacy, clean water and the environment, and the eradication of polio. The Potsdam Rotary Club was established in 1928.

The Potsdam Rotary Club meets each Wednesday at noon at the Ponderosa in Potsdam. Guests are welcome.