Simply Speaking Minutes
June 2, 2016
Colorado Community Church
Theme: Election Word of the Day: Quorum
The meeting was called to order by Sergeant-at-Arms Larry Hutcherson. He led us in the Pledge of Allegiance before introducing Toastmaster Tom Marrs.
Vennita Jenkins was our source of inspiration for the evening.
The first order of business was to elect new officers for the next season. The only open spot was for VP Public Relations. We had two candidates for President. After all the ballots were tabulated and votes counted the following people were elected to lead us for 2016 - 2017:
President: Maura Thompson
VP Education: Mark Reagan
VP Membersip: Vanessa Frazier
VP Public Relations: Chelsa Newberg
Secretary: Joel Weissman
Treasurer: Diane Nuss
Sergeant-at-Arms: Larry Hutcherson
After the election results were announced the new officers present were inducted. The other two officers will be inducted at a later date. The new officers will take over July 1st.
The second part of the meeting included great table topics questions from Table Topics Master James Umbenhower. David Jenkins, guests Charles Lewis and Maggie Lane, David Bounds, Chelsa Newberg, Mark Reagan, & Darryle Brown provided the great answers.
Our General Evaluator was Kumu Kandaswamy and Pete Hazlet was the Grammarian. Returning member Sherry Londo-Thomas was our timer.
Best Table Topics: Guest Maggie Lane
David Jenkins thanked his team of leaders for holding down the fort while he was out of town. He also thanked Deborah Frauenfelder for her many years of service to the district and congratulated Tom Marrs and Darryle Brown on being elected as District Directors.
End of Year party July 10. More information to follow.
TLI is coming to Red Rocks. Our newly elected officers will attend Toastmasters Leadership Institute. TLI is open to all Toastmasters members. Learn more about the different roles you might be interested in, meet other Toastmasters. All this and much more for one low price - absolutely free!
We have an opening for an Area Director and the person can come from our club. Help other clubs achieve their goals, grow as a leader. No experience necessary,training provided!