(Spring 2017 Convention Speaker)


Edward Farrington from Milford, New Hampshire, USA, was elected to serve a two-year term as a director of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 97th International Convention held in Toronto, Canada, July 4 through 8, 2014.


Director Farrington is a technical operations manager.


A member of the Milford Lions Club since 1995, he has held many offices within the association, including district governor, council chairperson, district LCIF chairperson, multiple district convention chairperson and district GLT coordinator.


In recognition of his service to the association, he has received numerous awards, including 100% Club President Award, District Club President of the Year, an International President’s Certificate of Appreciation and an International Leadership Award. He is also a Melvin Jones Fellow.


In addition to his Lions activities, Director Farrington has been active in numerous professional and community organizations, including board member for the Milford planning board, school board, budget committee and ethics committee.


Director Farrington and his wife, Elaine, also a Lion and Melvin Jones Fellow, have three daughters and six grandchildren.