Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday August 25, 2022 8:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT



Presiding Officer Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description


Joseph Esler, DTM, is giving his campaign speech for Vice President of Education.

First-time guest(s):

1. Ritika Kumar

2. Michelle Lebo

3. Cat Langmead

4. Issy


1. Area Director: Monique Hughes-Henry, IP4
2. Past Area Director: Lisa Hunt, DL5, SR5, IP3, CTM

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

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

Toastmaster Role Description


New beginnings

Timer Frank Fletcher

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:

Prelude: an action or event serving as an introduction to something more important.

Body Language Monitor Michelle Lebo (guest)

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Om Telang

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Monique Hughes-Henry, IP4 (guest)

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Joseph Esler, DTM

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 Kunal Vaishnav
Presenter 2 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

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 Lisa Hunt, DL5, SR5, IP3, CTM (guest)
Table Topics Participant 2 Cat Langmead (guest)
Table Topics Participant 3 Issy (guest)
Table Topics Participant 4 Open
Table Topics Participant 5 Ritika Kumar  (guest)
Table Topics Participant 6 Adele Fuzaylov, 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 Diane Kane
Evaluator 2 Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, 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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