Stan Soderstrom

Stan Soderstrom joined the Kiwanis-family in 1974.  A former Texas-Oklahoma Key Club District Secretary, he went on to serve as the Texas-Oklahoma Circle K District as Governor, Secretary-Treasurer, and the first Editor of the T-O Today.  He would later serve as both a Circle K and Key Club District Administrator. Stan joined the Kiwanis International staff in 1997, and before being named Executive Director, he held the position of Chief Impact Officer where he focused on the successful growth and development of the Kiwanis’ youth and adult leadership development programs around the world, as well as strategic planning and board governance for Kiwanis International, Key Club International and Circle K International. Stan also led the introduction and development of new membership-based service clubs for elementary school children (K-Kids) and adults with disabilities (Aktion Club). During that time, Kiwanis enjoyed a 75% increase in total paid membership of its youth and young adult clubs’ membership. He completed undergraduate studies at Texas Tech University and graduate coursework at The University of Texas at Austin. 

 

2016-17 - Stephen F. Austin State University

2015-16 - Texas A&M University
2014-15 - The University of Texas at Austin
2013-14 - The University of Texas at Austin
​                West Texas A&M University

2012-13 - not awarded
2011-12 - West Texas A&M University
2010-11 - Angelo State University
​                Southwestern University
                University of Oklahoma
​                The University of Texas at Austin

1999-00 - Texas A&M University
1998-99 - The University of Texas at Austin
1997-98 - The University of Texas at Austin
1996-97 - Southwest Texas State University
1995-96 - Baylor University
1994-95 - The University of Texas at Austin
1993-94 - The University of Texas at Austin
1992-93 - Texas A&M University

​1991-92 - Sam Houston State University
1990-91 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University

1989-90 - Midwestern State University
1988-89 - Victoria College
1987-88 - Texas Christian University
1986-87 - Blinn College
1985-86 - 
1984-85 - Baylor University
1983-84 - Stephen F. Austin State University

2009-10 - Southwestern University
                The University of Texas at Austin
2008-09 - The University of Texas at Austin
2007-08 - The University of Texas at Austin
2006-07 - University of North Texas
2005-06 - University of North Texas
                 Texas A&M University
2004-05 - Texas A&M University at Galveston
2003-04 - Texas A&M University 
2002-03 - The University of Texas at Austin

​2001-02 - Midwestern State University
2000-01 - Texas A&M University

STAN SODERSTROM OUTSTANDING CHAPTER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

This award is presented to the chapter that excels in the areas of service, fellowship, and overall administration.