Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday April 28, 2022 8:00 PM EDT



Presiding Officer Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description


1. Jay Karthik is representing us at the district Evaluation contest on Monday, May 9th, at 6:30pm EDT. Register here:

2. Joseph Esler is conducting a workshop on how to start a Toastmasters club at CLCON 2022 on Tuesday, May 10th, at 7:30pm EDT. Register here:

3. Mary Ellen Pataro is highlighting the accomplishments of our members on the club website. Please add your “Biographical Info” to the middle of this page (include your accomplishments both inside and outside Toastmasters):

First-time guest(s):

1. Angelo Olivo

2. Jenn Ross-Chen

3. Naomi Dam

4. Sridhar Callikan

Newest member(s):

1. Krishnam Sharda

2. Om Telang

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Ava Vona
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description



Timer Kunal Vaishnav

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Body Language Monitor Jay Karthik, DTM

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Krishnam Sharda

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Denzel Nakoma

Table Topicsmaster 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 Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Presenter 2 Denzel Nakoma

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 Jenn Ross-Chen (guest)
Table Topics Participant 2 Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL
Table Topics Participant 3 Margaret Gerhart
Table Topics Participant 4 Jay Karthik, DTM
Table Topics Participant 5 Om Telang (guest)
Table Topics Participant 6 Naomi Dam (guest)

Table Topics Participant Role Description

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


Toastmaster introduces evaluator(s).

Evaluator 1 Diane Kane
Evaluator 2 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

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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