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President's Message

At Glen Abbey Toastmasters, people with similar communication and leadership goals and interests come together to support, guide and encourage each other. We are a welcoming, diverse community where you can make connections with friends and mentors.

With 2017 as the 25th anniversary of our founding, the club's continued success has been the result of the contributions of talented and dedicated members and the energy and leadership of executive committee members through the years.

I'm very excited and honoured to be President for 2016/2017 year. I invite you to explore what we to offer you through our website and discover what sets us apart from other Toastmaster clubs. Want to experience one of our meetings for yourself? 

Join us at an upcoming meeting as our guest and don't hesitate to contact us with your questions.

Best Regards

WendyRintoulWendy Rintoul
President, Glen Abbey Toastmasters

Congratulations To Our 2016/2017 Executive

Glen Abbey Toastmasters recently held Club Elections for the 2016/2017 season.  Congratulations to the following members who ran for election and will be leading our club next year:

  • President - Wendy Rintoul
  • Vice-President Education - Rose Ford
  • Vice-President Membership - Tariqul Islam / Liz Akey
  • Vice-President Public Relations - Sushila Pereira / Beverly Roberts
  • Treasurer - Kevin Chisholm
  • Sargeant At Arms - Flora Sun / Maha Mansoor
  • Secretary - Helena Karabela

2016 International Speech and Evaluation Contest

  • 2016 Area 35 Contest Winners - Evaluation Contest:  Reema Duggal (1st place) and International Speech Contest:  Tony Corrie (1st place)

    2016 Area 35 Contest Winners - Evaluation Contest: Reema Duggal (1st place) and
    International Speech Contest: Tony Corrie (1st place)

  • 2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest WinnersSrini Kesavan (3rd place), Tony Corrie (1st place), and Frederique Herel (2nd place)

    2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest Winners
    Srini Kesavan (3rd place), Tony Corrie (1st place), and Frederique Herel (2nd place)

  • 2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest WinnersSean Connor (2nd place) and Reema Duggal (1st place)

    2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest Winners
    Sean Connor (2nd place) and Reema Duggal (1st place)

  • 2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest ParticipantsSrini Kesavan, Kevin Chisholm (Chair), Chris Roode, Tony Corrie, Jack Jagernauth (Chief Judge), Frederique Herel, Mike Kozak, and Wendy Rintoul

    2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest Participants
    Srini Kesavan, Kevin Chisholm (Chair), Chris Roode, Tony Corrie, Jack Jagernauth (Chief Judge), Frederique Herel, Mike Kozak, and Wendy Rintoul

  • 2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest ParticipantsJack Jagernauth (Chief Judge), Nicole Wong (Chair), Sean Connor, Reema Duggal, Danny Zhang, and Mike Kozak

    2016 Glen Abbey Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest Participants
    Jack Jagernauth (Chief Judge), Nicole Wong (Chair), Sean Connor, Reema Duggal,
    Danny Zhang, and Mike Kozak

2015 Holiday Meeting - Whose Line Is It Anyway?

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Glen Abbey Toastmasters will be hosting their annual Holiday meeting again this year - Chaired by Toastmaster Tony Corrie.  This year, we're going to be doing a spin on the popular tV series "Whose Line Is It Anyway" - the ultimate impromptu speaking event.  If you're not familiar with the program - check out these videos on YouTube

Major Achievement

Reema Duggal ACS

Congratualations to Toastmaster Reema Duggal on achieving her Advanced Communicator Silver award.

The Advanced Communicator Silver is the second highest award in the Advanced Communication Series and requires the Toastmaster to complete the Competent Communicator manual, as well as four other advanced communication manuals.

It is truly a difficult and long path that Reema Duggal has travelled! 

Next stop: Advance Communiator Gold. Good Luck!

A Beginning and An End

Beginning and End

Cheers to new Toastmaster Nicole Wong as she delivered her first speech and began her journey towards Competent Communicator. Wish you the best of luck and hope you enjoy your journey.

Congratulations to Toastmaster Roberto Fazio as he deliveried his tenth speech and achieved Competent Communicator. Cheering you on as you work towards the next level of certification: Advanced Communicator Bronze.

Glen Abbey Toastmasters

Have questions?  please contact: 

info@glenabbeytoastmasters.org 

www.glenabbeytoastmasters.org 

Toastmasters International

www.toastmasters.org