The Meriden Lions Club recently installed Michael Zakrzewski as their president for the 2018-2019 club year.

 Michael Zakrzewski has been a member of the Meriden Lions Club since 2012. He has served as tail twister, assistant treasurer, first, second and third vice presidents. Mike has also served as Chairman of the Citizen of the Year committee as well as co-chairman of the Duck Race and the Meriden Fly In committees.

Mike has received The Meriden Lions ‘Rookie of the Year’ award, the ‘Ambassador of Sight’ award, the ‘Melvin Jones Fellows’ award, the ‘Knights of the Blind’ award and the Lion of the Year award.

He is a lifelong Meriden resident and proud father to three wonderful boys, Thomas, Matthew and Timothy. He is engaged to a wonderful woman, Louise.  Mike has devoted his life to the City of Meriden, retiring last year as a Meriden Police Captain after a thirty-year career.