District Governor’s BIO

Terry Mathias

2017 -2018

The Rotary Club of Charleston Vandalia

Terry grew up in Boyertown, PA and graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ with a Bachelor of Engineering degree.  Terry then served his country as an Air Force Officer for seven years.  He spent four years as a Directed Energy Analysis Engineer and three years as an Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies.  After leaving the Air Force, he attended and graduated from Baptist Bible Seminary in Clarks Summit, PA.   Terry has over fifteen years of experience as an insurance and financial advisor, and he is a past president of the West Virginia Chapter of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Terry is an insurance and financial advisor and the owner of Capital Financial Solutions, LLC in Charleston, WV.   He is also a board member of the Charleston Estate Planning Council and a member of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.

A current member of the Charleston Vandalia Rotary Club in West Virginia, he has been a Rotarian for twelve years and has served several years as an assistant governor in District 7550.  He is a past president of the Charleston Vandalia Rotary Club, and a multiple Paul Harris Fellow.  Terry led his club to qualify for the Presidential Citation for the first time.  He is also the first graduate from Rotary Leadership Institute in his club, and he has served as an RLI facilitator for two years.

Terry is involved in many other civic organizations in his community, including the Childhood Language Center and the Alzheimer’s Association.  He and his wife Maureen will be married 30 years on June 1, and Maureen is a registered nurse who works at Charleston Area Medical Center in the open heart recovery unit.