Mary Beth is founder and president of Ryan Signs Inc. A non-lawyer fee arbitrator, she is a member of the Fee Arbitration Committee and the Client Security Fund for the State Bar of Wisconsin. She is a past member of the Board of Directors and active participant with the What If? Foundation, which provides daily meals and education for children in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

A Rotarian since 1987, Mary Beth has served RI as RI president’s representative, Permanent Fund national adviser, Annual Programs Fund strategic adviser, task force and committee member, regional Rotary Foundation coordinator, zone coordinator, RI training leader, and district governor.

Mary Beth is a recipient of RI’s Service Above Self Award and The Rotary Foundation’s Citation for Meritorious Service. She and her husband, Alan, are Major Donors to The Rotary Foundation, sustaining members of its Annual Programs Fund, and Bequest Society members of its Permanent Fund.

The Rotary Foundation Trustees met 4-6 April in Evanston, Illinois, USA. The trustees selected Past RI Director Mary Beth Growney Selene to serve as one of two lead facilitators on the 2017 regional leaders training institute planning team.