DGE 5500 Donald G. Jorgensen

Club: Marana

Dr. Don Jorgensen is the founder of Jorgensen Healthcare Associates and owner of Arizona-based Human Factor Consulting. Don is a global speaker and consultant in the areas of change leadership, strategic planning and team development. He has established addiction treatment programs and employee assistance programs in the US that have brought recovery and growth to thousands of families. He has been interviewed by media in the US, Canada, Ireland and China, and has authored numerous articles and books covering such topics as Children of Alcoholics and The Impact of Change. His latest book is Three Worlds, One Voyage: Cruising to Antarctica (and Trying to get Home) during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Don is past president of the international Employee Assistance Professionals Association and Greater Tucson Leadership. He currently serves as an Ambassador for ShelterBox USA, a global disaster relief organization, and was twice honored with the “President’s Volunteer Service Award” from the White House in recognition of his work on behalf of ShelterBox.

Don is a member and past president of the Rotary Club of Marana and has served as a trainer at PETS, RLI and RYLA. He is a multiple Paul Harris Fellow, a Paul Harris Society member, a graduate of Rotary Leadership Academy (RLA) and serves on the current District 5500 corporate board and crisis management team. Don and his wife Kathy have been married for 41 years, raised two children, and have worked on Rotary humanitarian projects around the globe. He is an avid traveler, visiting over 40 countries and seven continents. Don is also a cancer survivor, an active runner and martial arts practitioner.