Ann Lee Hussey has made the eradication of polio
and the alleviation of suffering by polio survivors her
life's work. Over the past several years she has actively
participated in 28 volunteer NID (National Immunization Days)
around the world.
She has shared her story and passion hundreds of times at
numerous Zone Institutes, District Conferences, PETS and
Foundation event, carrying the message of PolioPlus around
Rotary world and beyond, raising money and creating new
converts to the fight. She is determined that no child will
needlessly have to suffer what she herself, a polio survivor,
has been through.
Ann Lee is a member of the Rotary Club of Portland Sunrise in
Maine and served District 7780 as Governor in 2010-2011.
Currently she serves as Adviser to Rotary's International
PolioPlus Committee and as Rotary's representative on the
Global Polio Eradication Transition Management Group. She is
CEO of the Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group and also serves
as Chair of the Fellowship of Rotarian PDGs.