Lions International District 1J Governor Leo Snyder and Cabinet Secretary Bonnie Bradbury recently attended a Sycamore Lions meeting to present a coveted George Lazansky Distinguished Service Award to Lion Jerry Malmassari. Malmassari is a 32-year club member who has served in every office of the club and chaired most of the standing committees. He is a Melvin Jones Fellow, a Lions of Illinois Foundation Fellow, an International Lions Life Member and has served on the District Cabinet. He is the current president of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival Committee, having served on the board for the past 26 years. From left, Malmassari's daughter Julie Brannon, Malmassari, wife Nancy Malmassari, son Jason Malmassari, Snyder and son Josh Malmassari.