Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday March 17, 2022 8:00 PM EDT


Presiding Officer Joseph Esler, DTM
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description


1. Membership renewals are due by the end of the month. For more information, please contact our Treasurer, Jay Karthik, at

2. Jay Karthik is representing us at the division contest on March 19th at 10am EDT. Register here:

3. Lisa Wheeler has been nominated as an honorary officer

First-time guest(s):

Enoch Edward

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Jay Karthik, DTM
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description


Improv now, improv always!

Timer Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Body Language Monitor Joseph Esler, DTM

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Joel Ferrel

Quizmaster Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Jay Karthik, DTM

Table Topicsmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Lisa Wheeler

General Evaluator Role Description

Humorist/Inspirationist Open

Humorist/Inspirationist Role Description

Prepared Presentations (e.g., speeches, stand-up comedy routines, films, etc.)

Toastmaster introduces presenter(s).

Presenter 1 Denzel Nakoma
Presenter 2 Ava Vona

Presenter Role Description

Pathways Project Evaluation Forms

Table Topics (e.g., impromptu speaking, improv comedy games, etc.)

Toastmaster turns meeting over to Table Topicsmaster.
Table Topicsmaster introduces Table Topics Participant(s).

Table Topics Participant 1 Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL
Table Topics Participant 2 Vinitha Johnson (guest)
Table Topics Participant 3 Enoch Edward (guest)
Table Topics Participant 4 Joel Ferrel
Table Topics Participant 5 Ade Oyairo (guest)
Table Topics Participant 6 Open

Table Topics Participant Role Description

Volunteer ahead of time to participate in Table Topics by signing up above!


Toastmaster introduces evaluator(s).

Evaluator 1 Joseph Esler, DTM
Evaluator 2 Joseph Esler, DTM

Evaluator Role Description


Toastmaster calls for reports from supporting roles.

Body Language Monitor
General Evaluator


Toastmaster makes closing remarks and turns meeting over to Presiding Officer.

Presiding Officer asks first-time guest(s) to share feedback and adjourns meeting.

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