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Friday October 13, 2023

Club Mission: We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.


Matthew Bainsmith

VP of Education
Janine Donald

VP of Membership
E. Valerie Allyse

VP of Public Relations
Emily Lamoreaux

Samuel G. Forlenza

Karen J. Bradakis

Sgt. at Arms
Don Que Collard, DTM

Immediate Past President
Janine Donald

Sarra Idehen, DTM



Word of the Month

PLUNGE verb; 1) To Dive or Jump Suddenly:  The act of quickly moving downward, often into water. He “plunged” from the diving board into the pool.2) To Engage Bravely or Boldly: In a figurative sense, “plunge” can mean to undertake something daring or risky with determination & courage, as someone might “plunge” into a new business venture.


12:00 to 12:01 PM

Sgt. at Arms or other Officer opens the Meeting. Reviews meeting protocols. Introduces Toastmaster of the Day.

12:01 to 12:03 PM
Toastmaster of the Day Dagney Strossner
12:03 to 12:06 PM
Educational Moment Sarra Idehen, DTM
12:06 to 12:21 PM
Speaker Harrison M. Holland
Visionary Communication Level 5 Demonstrating Expertise – Ethical Leadership
7-10 minutes
Charlie Chan: Stereotype and Hero
Speaker 2 Lathisha Ramanayaka, DTM
Other Manual or Non Manual Speech – Custom Speech 5 to 7 minutes
5 to 7 minutes
Navigating the Art of Persuasion through Comprehensive Speech Evaluation

Speakers have reserved 47 minutes out of 14 planned

12:21 to 12:31 PM
Topics Master Sarra Idehen, DTM
12:31 to 12:32 PM
Elevator Speech / Expression of Gratitude Dagney Strossner
12:32 to 12:34 PM
General Evaluator Karen J. Bradakis
12:34 to 12:35 PM
Evaluation of the Elevator Speech
12:35 to 12:41 PM
Speech Evaluator Karen J. Bradakis
Speech Evaluator 2 Janine Donald
12:41 to 12:42 PM
Grammarian/Ah Counter
12:42 to 12:44 PM
Watcher / Chat Monitor
12:44 to 12:46 PM
Listener Emily Lamoreaux
12:46 to 12:48 PM
12:48 to 12:50 PM
Timer Don Que Collard, DTM
12:50 to 12:54 PM
President or Presiding Officer Janine Donald

Meeting Adjourns

Backup Speaker