Welcome to the District 2 Toastmasters Website!
is the right choice for improving your communication and leadership skills! This is the place to get hands-on, face-to-face suggestions for improvement – in a friendly practice environment. At Toastmasters, you will learn to relax, plan, and present a terrific speech – whether you have ten days to prepare or just ten seconds. In 180+ clubs of District 2 you can learn and practice with people who are there for the same reason you are – to become better communicators with more effective leadership skills. Visit a Toastmasters club, and discover why Toastmasters is the right choice for you!
Demonstrate your loyalty and gratitude to your club president. Let them know how much you appreciate their service. Register your president TODAY. The registration fee is a mere $25.00 for the breakfast, recognition and Toastmaster fun!.
The “Rise and Shine” breakfast menu includes: Fresh Seasonal Fruit Tray, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon Strips and Sausages, Hash Browns/Cottage Fries, Breakfast Breads, Muffins, Butter, Preserves and of course, Assorted Fruit Juices, Tea, and Starbucks Coffee!
Registrations must be received by February 2nd, so menu items can be ordered.
**Note** All Toastmasters are invited, while the recognition is for club presidents, all members will be inspired!
Date: Saturday, February 7, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 11:00 am
Venue: Bellevue Coast Hotel, 625 116 Avenue NE Bellevue, WA 98004
Although we’re only half way in the 2014-2015 Toastmasters’ year, it’s time to think about district leaders for the 2015-2016 Toastmasters’ year.
Submit your nominations for the following top District 2 offices:
· District Director (formerly District Governor)
· Program Quality Director (formerly Lt. Governor Education and Training)
· Club Growth Director (formerly Lt. Governor Marketing)
· Division Director (formerly Division Governor) (for 7 positions)
You may nominate yourself or another Toastmaster. All nominations must be submitted to the District 2 Nominating Committee Chair, Sandy Malone, DTM IPDG on or before, January 31, 2015.
For the above positions send nominations to Sandy Malone, Immediate Past District Governor. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
Sandy Malone, DTM
PO Box 1578
Mukilteo, WA 98275
Nomination submissions must include the following forms:
- District Leader Nominating Form
- Officer Agreement and Release Form
- Candidate Qualifications Checklist
The following form describes the new titles and responsibilities for district offices:
If you have questions, please call Nominating Committee Chair, Sandy Malone, DTM IPDG 425-876-0511.
District 2 Speech Contest Winners:
1st – Greg Bennick CC
2nd – Vladimir Balabanov ACB, ALB
3rd – Brad Barton
Table Topics Speech
1st – Belinda Kent ACS, ALB
2nd – Christina Klimkowski
3rd – Leo Novsky ACS, ALB
Of the Year Awards (for the 2013-14 Toastmaster year):
Toastmaster of the Year – Molly Pachikara, ACB, ALS
Club President of the Year – Jane R. Hunt, ACB, ALB – Toast to US
Club VPE of the Year – Bobbie L. Kahklen, CC, ALB – Flying Toasters
Area Governor of the Year - Carmen N. Patton, DTM – Area 11
Division Governor of the Year- Jeffrey C. Freas, ACS, ALS – Division C
Inspirational Club of the Year- Conservatively Speaking, Club #3567608
Phoenix Award – Birch Bay Toastmasters, Club #590628
Best Club Website of the Year – WRY Toastmasters Club, Club #4723
Distinguished Toastmaster Awards
These Toastmasters earned their DTM awards between May and November, 2014:
Nadine E. Carter, DTM
Todd Alan Cudaback, DTM
Deborah Ferguson, DTM
Judith A. Gay, DTM
Stephanie M. Hooper, DTM
Peter D. Jones, DTM
Michael Lawrence McKinney, DTM
Carmen N. Patton, DTM
Jean F. Schmidt, DTM
Eldon L. Vincent, DTM
Hoa T. Vu, DTM
Spring Conference open for Registration!!!!
May 16th, 2015
at Microsoft Conference Center, Redmond, WA - 98052
Speak 2 Lead - Inspirational Leadership in Arts, Business and Community
District 2′s Leadership Trio – 2014-2015
District Governor: Sandy Marshall DTM
- Lt. Governor Education and Training (LGET):Ann DeMarrais DTM
Lt. Governor Marketing (LGM): Todd Cudaback ACS, ALB