Our Club meets the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month on the Jacksonville University Campus (lunch cost: $16.00)
Due to campus events we do move around so be sure to check the date and location below.  
Sept 5
Sept 19 Kinne
Oct 3 Kinne
Oct 17 TBD
Upcoming Speakers
Upcoming Speakers
Richard A. Mullaney, Esquire
Sep 05, 2019
Director, Public Policy Institute Jacksonville University
Director, Public Policy Institute Jacksonville University

Rick Mullaney is the Director of the Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute (“Institute”), political analyst for WJXT Channel 4 and WOKV, 104.5 FM in Jacksonville, Florida, and host of a radio program, Policy Matters, on WJCT 89.9 FM. He is the Founding Director of the Institute, which offers four graduate degree programs in public policy, including a Master in Public Policy (MPP) degree and three dual degree programs (MPP-JD, MPP-MBA, and MPP-Marine Science). He teaches PPOL 513 Law and Public Policy in the MPP program.

Mullaney received a BA in Political Science at the University of Florida (1973-1977), graduating Phi Beta Kappa and first in College of Arts and Sciences. He also graduated from law school at UF (1977-1980), serving on the Moot Court Team and as Executive Editor of the Law Review. After graduation, he worked as a business lawyer for Carlton, Fields, prosecutor, Mayoral Chief of Staff, and General Counsel for the City of Jacksonville. He has received the Prosecutor of the Year Award for the state of Florida and the Lawyer of the Year Award for the City of Jacksonville. He ran for Mayor of Jacksonville in 2011.

During nearly 40 years in the private and public sectors, Mullaney has represented diverse public entities, been involved in numerous public policy initiatives and political campaigns, and lectured on legal and public policy topics in more than 20 states. For 20 of those years, he served as legal counsel and advisor to Jacksonville’s consolidated government and Jacksonville mayors Ed Austin, John Delaney, and John Peyton.
Mullaney serves on numerous non-profit boards, including the World Affairs Council, Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors, and the Government and Public Policy Institute for the University of the Bahamas. He is past Board Chair for Gateway Community Services and the Saint Vincent’s Healthcare Foundation. Mullaney is a member of Leadership Jacksonville (1988) and Leadership Florida (2001).

He and his wife Lynn have been married for over 30 years and have three children – Taylor, Richie and Katie.

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Sep 19, 2019
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Aug 15, 2019
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • William Cesery
    August 11
  • Norberto Benitez
    August 19
  • Paul Felker
    August 28
  • William Easterday
    August 14
  • Lew Klechak
    August 15
Join Date:
  • Will Shepard
    August 7, 2018
    1 year
  • Andemichael Tesfazion
    August 24, 2017
    2 years
  • Brian Pavek
    August 24, 2017
    2 years
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Arlington Rotary Club of Jacksonville Florida

Arlington Rotary of Jacksonville Florida welcomes you to our website.  If you are you an established professional in the Arlington area of Jacksonville Florida who wants to make positive changes in your community then we want to talk to you! 
About Arlington Rotary
Our Arlington Rotary club members are dedicated people who share a passion for community service and friendship. Becoming an Arlington Rotarian connects you with a diverse group who share your drive to give back.  Please Contact us to request a visit to our next meeting at on the Jacksonville University Campus.  Our club meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month and be sure to check our location above as we move around the campus.  We look forward to hearing from you!
Online Meeting Makeups
Did you know you can make up a meeting just by reading an article or watching a video?
Simply go to - select video or article on the right
When you are finished be sure to click on the button for "request a makeup confirmation" and add: as the secretary email
Arlington Rotary as club
District 6970 as district so a confirmation is sent and your make up will be recorded.
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Meeting Makup List - District 6970
Need to make up a meeting or just want to meet new friends?  Here is a list of meetings in our District that you can makeup a meeting or just meet new friends!   This list is also under "download files" on the right of our home page.
Be sure to let them know it’s a makeup and bring our makeup form back to your home club for credit.    You can also makeup online at 
About Our Club

He Profits Most Who Serves Best

12:30 on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd North
Jacksonville, FL  32211
United States of America

(904) 442-5059
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