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!
- District 2 - Trio in Toastmasters International Convention, Kuala Lumpur
Proxies for the Annual Business Meeting
Thank you if you’ve already gone online to assign or delegate your club’s proxy with Toastmasters International. Whether you assign your club’s proxy to me, as District Governor, or you have someone else carrying your club’s proxy, you MUST GO ONLINE and enter the information.
ROXY VOTES – EITHER club president or secretary must do this to have your club’s vote count at the Business Meeting on Saturday, August 23, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Please let me know the topics you’d like for me to research, or questions you’d like me to ask, while I attend the International Convention in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Thank you in advance for your attention to this matter.
Here are the steps to assign your proxy:
1. Log In to Toastmasters International Website using you user ID and password
2. Click the red box for Club Central (left hand side of page)
3. Click on your club’s name
4. The next screen should say Conduct Club Business with a list of options.
5. Look for Assign/Delegate Club Proxy
6. Click on this option and fill it out.
Thank you for taking time to complete your club’s proxy!
For frequently asked questions, please click here.
Of the Year Awards,
NOW is the time to recognize the BEST in District 2. Nominations are now open for the 2013-2014 “Of the Year” Awards to be presented at the District 2 2014 Fall Conference (Lynnwood Convention Center, November 15, 2014).
DEADLINE: August 10, 2014. Please assist me by sharing this email with other members of your clubs. There will be articles in the upcoming issues of D2Dispatch and STARBURST, with information on the d2tm.org website. Please submit your nominations to email@example.com.
Click the link below to open the nomination forms for the following “Of the Year Awards”:
- Club President of the Year
- Club Vice President Education of the Year
- Toastmaster of the Year
- Area Governor of the Year
- Division Governor of the Year
- Inspirational Club of the Year
- Phoenix Club of the Year
- Best Club Website of the Year
Sandy Malone | DTM | Immediate Past District Governor
District 2 Trio for 2014-2015
Sandy Marshall, DTM
District Lt. Governor Education & Training
Ann deMarrais, DTM
District Lt. Governor Marketing
Todd Cudaback, ACS ALB
District 2 – Division Governors for 2014-2015
Division A Governor
Division B Governor
Lance English, ACB ALB
Division C Governor
Hoa Vu, ACS ALB
Division D Governor
Marilyn Williams-Jordan, CC CL
Division E Governor
Pat Sultan, CC ALB
Division F Governor
Michelle White, CC ALB
Division G Governor
Jane Hunt, CC ALB
Fall Conference Open for Registration!!!!
November 15th, 2014
Lynnwood Conference Center Click HERE to Register NOW!!!
If you like to laugh, and want to learn how to make others laugh then this is the conference for you. We are dedicating the whole conference to humor, comedy, and improvisational speaking. Imagine, 12 hours of non-stop laughing and humorous edutainment. The theme for the conference is
Gelotology – Laugh and Learn (from the Greek gelos, meaning laughter) is the study of laughter and its effects on the body, from a psychological and physiological perspective.
Our Keynote SpeakerJUDY CARTERJudy is an author (The Comedy Bible, The Measure of You), speaking coach, and humorist. Her message of using comedy techniques to decrease cubicle stress makes Carter an in-demand speaker for Fortune 500 companies where her keynotes entertain and inspire.
Judy’s been featured on over 100 TV shows, nominated for Atlantic City’s Entertainer of the Year, and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Oprah Winfrey Show and on CNN
Plus, edutainment sessions on Humor, Comedy and Improvisational speaking. Table Topics Contest, Humorous Speaking Contest, the ever-popular Business Meeting, Live bands, 4 wonderful meals, and a conference center full of fun loving people.
All this for the price of a latte and scone per week.
D2 Spring 2014
International Speech Contest
International Speech Contest
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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