Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday April 11, 2024 8:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT



Presiding Officer Valerie Richardson
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description


First-time guest(s):

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Nadia Lam
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description


National Pet Day 🐶 🐱

Timer Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Nadia Lam

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:

Loyal (adjective)

firm and not changing in your friendship with or support for a person or an organization, or in your belief in your principles

In a busy life, there’s something reassuring about the loyal presence of a pet by your side.


Body Language Monitor Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Joseph Esler, DTM

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Valerie Richardson

Table Topicsmaster Role Description

Humorist/Inspirationist Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2

Humorist/Inspirationist Role Description

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

Toastmaster introduces presenter(s).

Presenter 1 Open
Presenter 2 Open

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 Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Table Topics Participant 2 Joseph Esler, DTM
Table Topics Participant 3 Open
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 Open
Evaluator 2 Open

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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