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2015-06-04 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412 Meeting 2785 Minutes

June 12, 2015

Minutes for Meeting 2785, Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412, Thursday June 4,

Welcome esteemed new member Terrie Jackson!


1. Herman Raybon, ACS, ALB congratulated the Helmsmen Club on achieving
President’s Distinguished status. Herman said he will be stepping down and
will become the Past Division A Governor in June.

2. Elections will be held soon for officers and the induction ceremony will
be the first week of July. Information on officers may be found at:


Lillian Wilkinson was our Presiding Officer!

Jerrick Alexander called the meeting to Order!

Trudie Root was our Opener!

Herman Raybon was our Toast Master of the Day with the theme “Foster Care”!

Kim Winborne was our Wordsmith with the word of the day: “Foment”,
(verb) instigate; foster, promote growth or development of

Trudie Root was our Grammarian!

Kim Winborne was our Timer!

Trudie Root was our Ah-counter!

Terrie Jackson was our Listener/quiz-master!

Lillian Wilkinson was our Ballot Counter!

Jerrick Alexander was our Tipster!

Trudie Root was our Closer!

Herman Raybon was our Table Topics Master and featured a true foster care
story by Kim Winborne!

Herman Raybon was our Master Evaluator!

Congratulate Annette Sanks, CC CL, Speaker 1, with her speech “Still I
Advanced Communication Manual, Interpretative Reading: The Monodrama;
Evaluated by Elizabeth Femrite

Congratulate Forte Ward, CC, Speaker 2, with his speech “How to Become a
Leader”, Advanced Communication Series, Public Relations: #2 The Radio Talk
Evaluated by Lillian Wilkinson

Congratulate Table Topic Speaker: Kim Winborne

Best Speaker was Annette Sanks!!

Best Evaluator was Lillian Wilkinson!!

Best Table Topics speaker was Kim Winborne!!

First Time Award: Terrie Jackson


Remember that you can always be on the “Hot Seat” for last minute changes.
Things change often, so when you are ready to give your speech, let the TM
of the Day know even if you are not scheduled. We can always fit you in!
You can get credit for being Toastmaster of the Day, Evaluator, and Table
Topics Master, Timer, and many of the other duties. During or immediately
following the meeting, ask your fellow Toastmaster to provide a small
evaluation in your leadership book.

Distinguished Club Program — The more we do as individuals, the more goals
our Club achieves. If you go to Club Central and go to Distinguished Club
Program (DCP) reports, you can view the latest status of the goals for
Helmsmen Toastmasters Club

Happy Speaking! We are Toastmasters!

Trudie Root
Club Secretary

Classification: UNCLASSIFIED
Caveats: NONE


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