Kevin Ahmadi Receives Rotary International Governor’s Award

Gulf Coast Village Executive Director Kevin Ahmadi has received the Governor’s Award as president of The Rotary Club of Cape Coral Goldcoast for District 6960. As a humanitarian club within Rotary International, the Rotary Club of Cape Coral Goldcoast is dedicated to serving and enhancing the local community.

The Governor’s Award is bestowed by Pete Doragh, Governor of District 6960. Ahmadi’s demonstration of exemplary leadership within his Chapter and valuable service to the community placed Ahmadi as a top candidate for the Governor’s Award.

“Mr. Ahmadi has continually displayed his integrity, expertise and commitment to serving the community and representing the Cape Coral Goldcoast Club,” Doragh said. “We greatly appreciate his hard work and I am honored to present him with the Governor’s Award on behalf of District 6960.”

As executive director of Gulf Coast Village, Ahmadi oversees operations for the non-profit continuing care retirement community with an annual budget of $24 million with more than 390 employees. Ahmadi also serves as president of The Rotary Club of Cape Coral Goldcoast and as a trustee on the Board of Directors of the Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce.

A full time resident of Cape Coral, Florida, Ahmadi originally came from the area of Cleveland, Ohio and graduated from the University of Toledo with a degree in Healthcare Administration. He enjoys playing and watching sports, gardening, reading, fishing and spending time with his wife and two children.

Founded more than 25 years ago, Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Residents enjoy active independent living in an unparalleled lifestyle of comfort and convenience with a rich array of services and amenities that are focused on living well. The community also offers the security of knowing there is the full continuum of care when needed including: assisted living, skilled nursing, specialized memory support, home health and outpatient services. Gulf Coast Village is located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33991. For more information call 239-772-1333 or visit