Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday October 13, 2022 8:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT



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

Presiding Officer Role Description


AccelOrators Advanced Club Tall Tales Virtual Contest
Thursday, October 20, 2022, 6:30-9pm EDT:
 – Tall Tales humorously stretch the truth and exaggerate facts
 – Tall Tales speeches are 3-5 minutes long

First-time guest(s):

1. Sonya Ramey
2. Mukhtar Kadiri

Newest member(s):

Our Past Area Director: Lisa Hunt, DL5, SR5, IP3, TC1

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Adele Fuzaylov, CC, CL
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description



Timer Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:

dazzling (adj.) –

1. so bright as to blind someone temporarily.

2. extremely clever, attractive, or impressive; brilliant; amazing.

Example: I dreamt of a dazzling pearl necklace. 

Body Language Monitor Frank Fletcher

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Om Telang

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Joseph Esler, DTM

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Frank Fletcher

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 Diane Kane
Presenter 2 Krishnam Sharda

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 Open
Table Topics Participant 2 Sonya Ramey (guest)
Table Topics Participant 3 Mukhtar Kadiri (guest)
Table Topics Participant 4 Open
Table Topics Participant 5 Open
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 Lisa Hunt, DL5, SR5, IP3, TC1
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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