District 69 congratulates The following recipients
Jill Atkinson <ul><li>Is our Vice President Membership. </li></ul><ul><li>Most importantly she has kept her “Toastmaster’s Promise” to the letter and first to volunteer. </li></ul><ul><li>Jill is highly regarded by all members. </li></ul><ul><li>Always willing to help not only her home club but anyone that asks. </li></ul><ul><li>Kate has personally dedicated an enormous amount of time into Toastmasters without expecting anything in return. </li></ul><ul><li>Her greatest love is seeing others grow and achieve. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
KATE AYRES <ul><li>Always willing to help not only her home club but anyone that asks. </li></ul><ul><li>Kate has personally dedicated an enormous amount of time into Toastmasters without expecting anything in return. </li></ul><ul><li>Her greatest love is seeing others grow and achieve. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
Phillip Bate Impeccable attendance record over 38 years His enthusiasm and excellence including District wins in Competitions have helped keep the Club alive and vibrant in good times and when most needed when attendance was less than six.”
Ursula Beatty <ul><li>She is very professional in her approach; nurturing and mentoring both new and current members of the club </li></ul><ul><li>Her Educational Topics are always inspiring and purposeful, leaving a lasting imprint </li></ul><ul><li>Embraced her current role as VPM with professionalism and enthusiasm, welcoming and signing up new members </li></ul>
Marina Bruno Approached VPE role with great vigour creating interesting and varied programmes. Copes with the frequent last minute changes with good grace. Has been battling health problems requiring many tests and medical appointments. Her dedication and enthusiasm for the Club has never wavered
Barbara Buchanan Barbara goes the extra mile to be every members mentor and she influences the whole club to go and achieve their goals. A great mentor for the President and ensures that he attains every task and challenge and ensures the Club is going in the "right" direction
Lou Cervetto Member of Talk of the South and Robina. Lou has come from a shy man to someone who we can depend on. He has been Area 6 Governor, Southern Division Governor and has been Sgt at Arms for Division many times. Lou is a quiet achiever and a great asset to the Toastmasters Organisation .
Janet Coleman Tireless worker for her Club, her Area, her Division & for Toastmasters generally. Visits her Area Clubs constantly, holding regular Executive brainstorming meetings to create new ways to sign up and retain members. She is committed to getting the Clubs to Charter strength Dedicated to providing the best possible training to her members also to getting it held as close as possible so the largest number are able to attend
Diane Cox <ul><li>Rarely misses a meeting </li></ul><ul><li>Top Meeter and Greeter </li></ul><ul><li>Passes on information </li></ul><ul><li>Makes visitors feel comfortable </li></ul><ul><li>Makes herself available for assistance and advise </li></ul>
Kathryn Downey The powerhouse of her Club, organising social events, Visiting other clubs, and keeping the previous two presidents on their toes. Without Kathryn’s dedication to our Toastmasters Club we would not have achieved the success we have, nor would our meetings be so enjoyable or well organised .
Passionate about helping others achieve their goals We salute you for the time energy and professionalism you have given to your fellow members during 23 years in your clubs particularly this year in Sunshine Coast Club Fantastic to see the way your Mentees have grown in confidence and personal development as a result of your consistent but gentle guidance Ingrid Duane
Marianne Gevers <ul><li>Dedicated, loyal, hard working, willing to tackle any role </li></ul><ul><li>Leaves many younger members standing both physically and mentally. Marianne has conquered every role in Toastmasters including those of Area and Division Governor on many occasions. </li></ul><ul><li>She is a very competent trainer. </li></ul>
Nicky Jurd <ul><li>Continuously lifts the standards and vibrancy for Toastmaster Clubs in Area 32, 9 and District 69 through application of her time, talents and personal resources. </li></ul><ul><li>Her actions are effective. It’s the myriad of ways in which she enthusiastically dedicates herself to the betterment of public speaking which is truly exceptional . </li></ul>
Evol Keane Helps ensure meetings run smoothly helping set up and helping put away. Also takes the money, liaises with the venue management. Consistently attend and support club and area organized events outside of regular toastmasters meetings
Mick Keane Consistently contributes to the setting up of and the clearing of the meeting room. Shares his vast experience in the conduct of and procedure of meetings with all at club meetings consistently attend and support club and area organized events outside of regular toastmasters meetings
Glennis Kelly <ul><li>Takes on challenges in leadership roles </li></ul><ul><li>Attends District sponsored training </li></ul><ul><li>Known for keeping immaculate records </li></ul><ul><li>All around Achiever </li></ul>
Tarja Kelly Artistic and talented thinker outside the square Rises to meet many challenges, the greatest of which is falling membership in her Area Created “Toast-Busters” a travelling group who boost attendance numbers, meeting roles, enthusiasm at Area 30 Clubs in the hope of fostering growth and membership. Creates the artwork for many Promotions at Division and District level
Karin Kolbe Karin has championed the cause of “TOOT - Trains on our Track” to Byron Bay and is no stranger to public debate, lobbying & negotiating with Politicians. Her determination to rebuild Membership and see the Byron Club soar once again is simply awe inspiring. Never misses an opportunity to promote Toastmasters and its benefits on her local early morning radio show.
John Law …………………… . Since joining in 2001 for “a short stay”, John Law has held most executive positions, been a charter member of Inside Edge Club, Coordinated a number of Speechcraft and Youth Leadership Courses Mentored new members and introduced new members to both clubs. If a role needs doing, John is there ..
Allie Lovett Represented Area 3 as Area Govenor. Completed High Performance Leadership 2009 with a ball in Beerwah in honour of World Champion public speaker Mark Hunter. Organised the Travel Gavel in honour of Stella Etherington DTM
Kylie Lowe Brisbane North’s VPM and has done a lot of work with the President in turning the club around. Kylie has ran a conference in the combined Area 5,8 and 18 Interpretive Reading, Tall tales and first speaker contests. Kylie has done some work with some of the clubs in formation in the area (Narangba Valley)
Jutta Masterton <ul><li>Jutta is a virtual perpetual Secretary </li></ul><ul><li>She is the Silent Achiever </li></ul><ul><li>Shares her insightful knowledge of executive roles and procedures with new and existing members, always being understanding and supportive . </li></ul>
Anne Mc Kinnon Incredibly dedicated – Powerful motivator – Trusted coach Never condescending nor judgemental Always helpful, encouraging and wise Consistently goes the extra mile – or two – or three
Graham Miller <ul><li>Far reaching results during many years of Toastmaster membership contributions and involvement of </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership roles </li></ul><ul><li>Youth Leadership & </li></ul><ul><li>Speechcraft courses </li></ul><ul><li>Public speaking workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Youth Leadership workshops </li></ul>
Terry Morgan No Photo available <ul><li>Active member and an engaging mentor of the Burdekin club </li></ul><ul><li>Willing to share his experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Assisted several new members to find their feet in Toastmasters </li></ul>
Karen Murchison Has grown enormously. Her timidity has disappeared and she participated in the Speech Evaluation Contest Last year. It is great to see the increase in Karen’s confidence level, her support to other club members via her evaluations and also her commitment to the club as the Treasurer
Adrian Pauley Unswerving dedication and commitment to promoting Toastmasters to Youth by conducting Youth Leadership Programs to students of St Josephs College for 22 consecutive years. Leadership and individual contribution to club culture and member support through his highly motivational messages to all members after every meeting
JOSE PETRICK 86 years young, Jose is the charter member of the Alice Springs TM Club. Initiative, determination, perseverance and a never-say-die attitude are Jose’s personal strengths. Through example, she provides the club with a vision for the future. We only have to look at her to know that we can keep going and reach for the stars.
Kevin Ryan <ul><li>Unswerving dedication and commitment to promoting Toastmasters to Youth by conducting Youth Leadership Programs to students of St Josephs College for 22 consecutive years. </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership and individual contributions throughout District 69 and member support through his highly motivational messages to all members </li></ul>
Win Salmon <ul><li>Willing to help other members </li></ul><ul><li>Wonderful role model to all </li></ul><ul><li>Often travelling long distances to do so in addition to her regular travelling </li></ul><ul><li>Helped launch a new club </li></ul><ul><li> Organised Training Days </li></ul>
TOM SMITH Launched himself with great gusto into his VPM role Produces a regular Bulletin chock full of interesting items and articles Represented the Club at various Area 21 gatherings & competed at Division level Spent a great deal of time working on various information flyers, and has also created our Website
Jeff Stephen <ul><li>Jeff is unflinching in his capacity to take up the cudgel and slip into any vacant position whenever it becomes available. </li></ul><ul><li>Always with a joke and a smile on his face, he casually slides into the role as if he were meant to be there. </li></ul><ul><li>Whatever the job or the situation, Jeff smiles and says “no worries” and puts everything in order. </li></ul>
Judy Thomas Passionate about the organization and never misses a chance to promote and sing its praises via mobility scooter which has a sign on it reading: “ Ask Me About Toastmasters” Eyesight deterioration does not phase her and is an example to others not to give in Something happening anywhere in Toastmasters, she organizes a lift and participates .
B Williams B promotes the values of Toastmasters at every opportunity. Conducted Meeting Procedure for the general public, Youth Speech Craft courses and adjudicated a Debate for a National Conference Great mentor for our Club and for the President Gives positive encouragement to all Toastmasters to gain their goals of self development.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE STARS QUIETLY WORKING IN THE BACKGROUND WE SALUTE YOU!