Cliff Dochterman joined the Rotary Club of Moraga, California in 1958. In addition to his term as RI President in 1992-93, he served as RI vice president and as Rotary Foundation trustee and trustee chair. He served on or chaired a number of committees and was chair of the 2001 Council on Legislation.
He was one of the architects of Rotary’s Health, Hunger and Humanity (3-H) program and was recognized for his leadership in creating the PolioPlus program.
Dochterman was known for his lively sense of humor, ready smile, and positive outlook on life, served as RI president in 1992-93. An accomplished public speaker, he was recognized around the world as one of the premier spokespersons for Rotary.