Welcome to District 50 Toastmasters

Division STAR Awards

JUNE 2022

DIVISION DIRECTOR: KELLIE McMASTER, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Wayne Polster IP3, EH1

FEBRUARY 2022 | Louis Covington, SR2

MARCH 2022 | Cindy Elkins, DTM

APRIL 2022 | Randy Sperr, DTM

MAY 2022 | Nancy Manning, DTM

JUNE 2022 | JEFF WALTON, DTM

DIVISION DIRECTOR: WALLY HABOUB, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Jai Erwin DL1

FEBRUARY 2022 | Rajitha Munugala, DTM

MARCH 2022 | Chang Liu, PM1

APRIL 2022 | CINDY VOGEL, DTM

MAY 2022 | Cynthia Lucas, DTM

JUNE 2022 | ANUJA SABNIS, IP1

DIVISION DIRECTOR: DEEPA VENKAT, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Mark Schroeder ACS, ALB, VC2

FEBRUARY 2022 | Phyllis McKenzie, TC5

MARCH 2022 | Nancy Bateman, DTM

APRIL 2022 | DEBORAH HAYNES, DTM

MAY 2022 | Steven Malecek, PM3

JUNE 2022 | CECILIA OAKELEY, DTM

DIVISION DIRECTOR: DAN REEDER, VC4, EH3

 

JANUARY 2022 | Karen Shelton DTM

FEBRUARY 2022 | Helen Williams, CC, EC1

MARCH 2022 | Ayo Fernando, DTM

APRIL 2022 | HONG JIANG, DL4

MAY 2022 | Shae Gore, PM1

JUNE 2022 | JULIE WOODWARD, PI3

DIVISION DIRECTOR: WAYNE SANDY, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Julie Huynh IP4

FEBRUARY 2022 | Rachel Swinnen, DL1

MARCH 2022 | Cliff Hutchinson, ATM

APRIL 2022 | DAVID GUINAN, DTM

MAY 2022 | Celeste Byrd, DTM

JUNE 2022 | CECEILLE PALMER MALCOLM, TC2

DIVISION DIRECTOR: HANK CHAVERS, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Jean Underwood CC, ALB, DL1

FEBRUARY 2022 | Dan Mo, VC5

MARCH 2022 | Sheryl Meckle, EC3

APRIL 2022 | JULIE MAY, VC4

MAY 2022 | Celia Bowling, PI1

JUNE 2022 | MICHELLE CHADWICK, DTM

DIVISION DIRECTOR: STEVE ADLER, DTM

 

JANUARY 2022 | Amy Bemis IP3, ACB

FEBRUARY 2022 | Maggie Fischer, CC

MARCH 2022 | David Reazin, DTM

APRIL 2022 | WOODY EDWARDS, EC1

MAY 2022 | Harshit Sood, PM1

JUNE 2022 | BLENDA SIMS, PM1

JULY 2022 | VISTA IS REMOVED

STAR = Striving Towards Amazing Results

PUBLISHED ON THE DISTRICT 50 YOUTUBE

Once a month 7 STARs will be selected; one from each Division based on their outstanding performance in the District and/or in their club. We are recognizing ordinary members doing extraordinary work who make our District shine like a STAR.

CRITERIA:

1. Be a member in good standing (financial)

2. Be a member for at least six months

3. Be recommended by your Division Leadership

4. Club Officers can be included, but not required (see Exclusions)

5. Achieve outstanding performance (accomplishment)

EXCLUSIONS:

District 50 Leaders (Senior 7, District Leaders, District Staff, Division and Asst. Division Directors, Area Directors and Asst. Area Directors)

AWARDS:

1. Member/Club will be recognized in the D50 N the Know newsletter

2. Member/Club will be recognized in the SPIKE bulletin

3. Video on Club Growth website of member sharing one thing they have done to make a difference in D50

4. Member will receive $20 in BSB

5. Member Home club will receive the STAR ribbon

6. STAR headshot will appear on Discord.

MAY 2022

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JANUARY 2022

Confident Leaders

  • Our club is rich with former, current and aspiring Toastmaster leaders, including district directors. We naturally focus on leadership. Thirty minutes is reserved at our meetings for discussion or a debate on topics related to leadership.
  • We meet the third Tuesday of each month. 7:00pm - 8:30pm.
  • Our hybrid meetings allow members and guests to join virtually or in person at Granite Park Building 1, 5800 Granite Parkway on Plano TX 75024.
  • Club website: CLeaders.toastmastersclubs.org
  • Contact for club: Dan Reeder, VPPR, dsreeder462069@gmail.com
  • Club number: 07479372
  • Membership requirements: Confident Leaders is open to past, current, and future leaders.

The Evaluators

  • Our advanced club is for evaluations. We offer everyone attending an opportunity to speak, including evaluations of the evaluators.
  • When: We hold a hybrid meeting every second Thursday, 7:00 - 8:15pm.
  • Where: La Madeleine’s, 8008 TX-121, Suite 100, Frisco, TX 
  • Website: https://TheEvaluators.ToastmastersClubs.org
  • Contact: Robert Srb,  President, 214.686.3098, groovy1004@sbcglobal.net
  • Club Number: 01761504
  • Membership requirements: no membership requirements

Park Central Toastmasters

  • Park Central offers 43 years of experience, excellence and Toastmasters educational programming to help support our members’ goals. We achieve this through our unique meeting format focused on providing members up to six opportunities to give formal speeches.
  • When: We meet online by Zoom the third Sunday of each month, 1:00 to 3:00pm 
  • A typical Park Central monthly program includes four to six prepared 5 - 7 minute speeches:
    • First speech focuses on “Tips on Excellence”
    • Two more speeches from Pathways program
    • One Pathways editorial speech which expresses an opinion
    • One Pathways rebuttal speech which expresses an opposing view to the editorial speech. The rebuttal speech is prepared after hearing the editorial speech with often only FIVE minutes to prepare. This can challenge the most experienced Toastmaster! It is a little scary!
    • Evaluations for each prepared speech:   The Evaluations given at the club are motivating, effective, and balanced.
    • Table Topics:   Park Central Members Are Known for Creative Answers to Challenging Questions.
  • Club website: http://parkcentral.toastmastersclubs.org/ 
  • Club Contacts:
    • Stephanie Moses, DTM, VP Membership: 214-498-3711
    • Anne Barab, DTM, Accredited Speaker, Treasurer: 214-293-9009
    • Jyotsna D. Pai, DTM, President: 214-403-0331
  • Club Number: 4095
  • Membership requirement:  Completed Pathways Level 2 and working on Level 3 (or completed Competent Communicator from the Legacy program)

Let's Talk Club

  • We are the enhanced advanced club. We can mentor Toastmasters on an array of speaking and leadership skills. Examples are creating and delivering speeches, impromptu speaking (We have an Impromptu Speech Contest most years.), evaluations, anything related to speech contests, TLI training, one-on-one mentoring, and many more areas. 
  • When: We meet on the second Sunday of the month from 2:30 to 4:00pm. 
  • Where: Our meetings are in-person only at Meadows Baptist Church, 3001 Los Rios Boulevard, Plano, TX 75074. We meet in Building 3001A (the “Love” portable building, just south and close to the main church building). The Meadows complex is directly across the street from Plano East Senior High School.
  • Club website: https://letstalktx.toastmastersclubs.org/ contact-695532@toastmastersclubs.org   (This goes to our VP Membership Lisette Cumberland.)
  • Club number: 695532
  • Membership requirements: At least two levels in Pathways.

Prostmasters

  • Networking, as well as giving speeches in a non-traditional environment, is our specialty.
  • When: Meeting time varies based on events, but the third Tuesday of the month is our standard, 7:00pm CT.
  • Where: Location where you meet: We meet at local breweries or pubs; therefore, it varies.
  • Contact: Robert Sessions, robertsessions@hotmail.com
  • Club Number: 06613239
  • We meet mainly in person, but we can set up hybrid.
  • Membership requirement: New members must be a member of another Toastmasters club.

Roving 49ers

  • Roving 49ers is a place where past, present, and future leaders gather in a relaxed setting in a member’s home to share their successes and challenges and to learn the art of successful leadership. Roving 49ers has become a forge where leaders are honed, all while relaxing in a fun atmosphere, and enjoying a great meal and the camaraderie of fellow Toastmasters. Over the past 35 years our unique combination has made us THE destination for Toastmasters interested in furthering their leadership skills.
  • When: We meet on the second Saturday of each month. In-person potluck starts at 6:00pm CT; hybrid meeting begins at 7:00pm CT.
  • Where: Members' homes in a hybrid meeting.
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  • Contact: Kathie Clark, DTM,  kaclark50@verizon.net
  • Club Number: 6590
  • Membership requirement: Roving 49ers is open to past, current, or future Toastmaster leaders.

Super DTMs

  • We assist and mentor Toastmasters who are working towards their DTM.
  • When: We meet online on the second Thursday of each month, 6:30pm
  • Where: We meet online only.
  • Contact: Diana Pritchard, pritchard.diana@gmail.com 
  • Club Number 07026328
  • Membership requirement: Membership is open to those who already belong to another Toastmaster club.

Tyler Advanced Toasties

  • We focus on thorough evaluations and leadership opportunities to motivate and assist members in growing their leadership skills. 
  • When: We meet on the second Tuesday of the month, 7:00pm
  • Where: Hybrid Meetings. We meet via Zoom and in person at Tyler Innovation Pipeline, 217 East Oakwood Street, Tyler, TX 75702
  • Facebook: Tyler Advanced Toasties 
  • Contact: Diana Pritchard, pritchard.diana@gmail.com
  • Club Number: 7463287
  • Membership requirement: Membership is open to all Toastmasters who are members of another Toastmaster club..