Nathan Triplett, a member of the Rotary Club of East Lansing, will serve as District Governor for 2020-2021.
Nathan joined the Rotary Club of East Lansing in 2009, and served as 2012-2013 Club President. He is a Paul Harris Fellow and a Charter Member of the Rotary District 6360 Paul Harris Society. Nathan currently serves as District 6360 Rotary Foundation Committee Chair. He is also a Rotary Leadership Institute facilitator, and has served as an Assistant District Governor.
Nathan served as a member of the East Lansing City Council from 2007-2015 and, at 30, was elected as the youngest Mayor in the community’s history in 2013. Nathan served on the Michigan Municipal League’s (MML) Board of Trustees and was elected Vice President and President of the Board. Today, Triplett serves on the Board of Directors of the Capital Area Transportation Authority (CATA), the MSU James Madison College Alumni Association, the Arts Council of Greater Lansing, the MML Foundation, and the ACLU of Michigan. Nathan is an Eagle Scout who volunteers as an Assistant Scoutmaster and District Chairman for the Chief Okemos District of the Boy Scouts of America. He is a member of the City of East Lansing’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee.
Nathan graduated Michigan State University’s James Madison College in 2006 with degrees in Political Theory, Constitutional Democracy and Social Relations. He holds a Master of Public Policy degree from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, and a Juris Doctor from the Michigan State University College of Law. Nathan is an attorney and works in the Michigan state legislature. He lives in East Lansing with his wife, Sarah, and son, Teddy.