Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday January 25, 2024 8:00 PM EST to 9:00 PM EST



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

Presiding Officer Role Description


1) Today is our Youth Leadership Program presentation for SECRETARY by Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL. 🚀 🌠 Please prepare questions about how we keep tabs on our historical records:
2) You can sign up for club officer training, even if you aren’t an officer! ✎ 🗓️ What a fantastic way to network with folks and learn stuff from DTMs outside our club!
3) Our Vice President of Membership has completed his Pathways Presentation Mastery Level 2! He’s now to be known as Daniel Alvarez, PM2. 🥳 👏

First-time guest(s):

Shaun Tibbo

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

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

Toastmaster Role Description


Rich Dad Poor Dad

Timer Valerie Richardson

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Joseph Esler, DTM

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:

asset (ăs′ĕt′)

1. useful or valuable quality, person, or thing; an advantage or resource:
“She proved herself an asset to the company as its President and Chief Executive Officer.”
2. valuable item that is owned:
“Your house is not an asset, unless it gives you cash flow or you make a profit upon selling it.
Body Language Monitor Warren Hinrichs, PM1, EH1

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Joseph Armonle

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Open

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL

Table Topicsmaster Role Description

Humorist/Inspirationist Alondra Sánchez, EH5, CC, CL

Humorist/Inspirationist Role Description

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

Toastmaster introduces presenter(s).

Presenter 1 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL
Presenter 2 Joseph Armonle

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 Carol Stead, EH4, IP3, PM1, ACB, CL
Table Topics Participant 2 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL
Table Topics Participant 3 Nadia Lam
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 Nadia Lam
Evaluator 2 Carol Stead, EH4, IP3, PM1, 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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