What We Do

Service Above Self

Rotary Club of Houma is comprised of a diverse group of business and community leaders who are dedicated to helping our community and our world through action, integrity, service and friendship. We welcome you to learn more about how you can make a positive impact in our local and global communities.

MEETING INFORMATION

Wednesday, 12PM –1PM
Plantation Inn-1381 W Tunnel Blvd
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AVENUES OF SERVICE

We channel our commitment to service through five avenues, which are the foundation of club activity.

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Dr. Craig Greene -- Guest Speaker

Dr. Craig Greene is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic in Baton Rouge, LA. Most
recently, Dr. Greene was elected as Chairman of the Public Service Commission as well as chosen by his
peers to be Chief of Staff of Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020, Dr. Greene was called upon by Louisiana’s leaders to serve on
the Louisiana Legislative Advisory Task Force on Economic Recovery, Chairing the Public Health and
Safety at Work working group.

Dr. Greene has served as Chief of Surgery at Our Lady of The Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton
Rouge, Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans,
and as Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Surgical Specialty Center in Baton Rouge.
As a gubernatorial appointee from 2013-2018, Dr. Greene served on the Louisiana Emergency Response
Network. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma
Association, and is Board Certified in Sports Medicine.

Dr. Greene has a passion for disaster relief orthopaedic trauma and humanitarian care around the world. He
founded the Dr. Greene Charity, www.greenecharity.com, which provides humanitarian aid in disaster
relief throughout the world. Dr. Greene organized the sending of 12 medical teams to Haiti in response to
the 2010 earthquake, as well as assembled aid for healthcare victims in Nepal following 2015’s earthquake.
Additionally, Dr. Greene has volunteered his services at Medical Centers of West Africa and in Columbia,
as well as travelled on several medical mission trips to Honduras with his daughter.

JJ Buquet - Rotarian of the Day

JJ Buquet is president of Houma-based Anheuser-Busch distributor Buquet Distributing. He has served as board chairman of the Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, the Bayou Community Foundation, the South Louisiana Economic Council, the Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence and Coastal Commerce Bank. He has also held board positions with Louisiana Community Bancorp and the Greater New Orleans Foundation.

Buquet received his bachelor’s degree from Washington and Lee University before attending graduate school at Tulane. He finished his studies with a master’s degree in business administration in 1990.

CALENDAR

Two Truths and a Lie
May 19th 2021 at 12:15 pm
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ROD: Stephanie Corso
May 19th 2021 at 12:15 pm
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ROD: Darryl Christen
May 26th 2021 at 12:15 pm
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Houma Weekly Club Meeting
June 2nd 2021 at 12:15 pm
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Happy Bucks
June 2nd 2021 at 12:15 pm
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ROD: Tom Hassell
June 9th 2021 at 12:15 pm
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