Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday July 28, 2022 8:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT



Presiding Officer Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description


The community gathering for Joseph’s summer course is next Thursday, August 4th, at 6:15pm EDT. Several of our first-time guests are his classmates who will be practicing their group presentation with him for 5-7 minutes.

First-time guest(s):

1. Arcadio Ivan Santos

2. Canya Emily Lu

3. LaBrita Andrews

4. Navanee Canzius

5. Melissa Cadwalader

6. William Lee

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Joseph Esler, DTM
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description


Street Dance Activism

Timer Adele Fuzaylov, CC, CL

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:


Noun: a stroll or walk, especially in a public place, as for pleasure or display.

Verb: To take a promenade through or about.

Body Language Monitor Tammy Bello

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Jennifer Ross-Chen

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Jay Karthik, DTM

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

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 Joseph Esler, DTM
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 Jennifer Ross-Chen
Table Topics Participant 2 Melissa Cadwalader (guest)
Table Topics Participant 3 Open
Table Topics Participant 4 LaBrita Andrews (guest)
Table Topics Participant 5 Adele Fuzaylov, CC, CL
Table Topics Participant 6 Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL

Table Topics Participant Role Description

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


Toastmaster introduces evaluator(s).

Evaluator 1 Jay Karthik, DTM
Evaluator 2 Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2

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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