Annually, District 10 selects members within district leadership and the general body for the prestigious Area Governor of the Year, Division Governor of the Year, and Toastmaster of the Year. In addition, we have added the District Governor Award and Citation.
It is with great pleasure and honor that I present to you the recipients of the 2012-2013 awards:
Area Governor of the Year: Robbie Milledge, ACB, CL
Robbie served as Area 53 Governor. Not only was her area President’s Distinguished, but every club in her area achieved distinguished or better. Robbie was proactive with her clubs, and provided them a great wealth of knowledge and support. Robbie is a member of DFAS-CL Toastmasters, and currently serves as District Treasurer.
Division Governor of the Year: Nancy Secrist, ACS, ALS
Nancy was elected as the Central Division Governor after successfully serving as Area 12 Governor. Like her term as Area Governor, Nancy’s leadership, knowledge and passion enabled her division to achieve President’s Distinguished status. Every area in her division achieved distinguished status, and over 60% of the clubs her division achieved distinguished status or better. Nancy is a member of Fairlawn Toastmasters and Soapbox Speakers Advanced Club.
Toastmaster of the Year: Tony Green, ACG, CL
An overwhelming number of nominations were received for Tony! Tony has been a member of Toastmasters for over 10 years. During his membership, Tony has served in numerous club officer positions in several clubs within District 10. In addition, Tony has served two-terms as Area Governor, District Lt. Governor, Marketing and Lt. Governor, Education and Training. Tony has successfully coached several clubs that were on the brink of closing, to now being distinguished or better. Tony is a member of several clubs including Greater Cleveland Toastmasters and Eastside Advanced Toastmasters. He truly has a passion for the organization, as well as a heart for the members.
District Governor Award and Citation
The Following District Leaders will receive the District Governor Award and Citation:
- Deborah Bonner, CC, CL
- Richard Friedman, ACB, CL
- Robert Lee Kennedy, DTM
- Travis Leach, ACB, ALB
- Rene Smith, DTM
Congratulations to all honorees! You truly went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure the success of our district. No good deed goes unrecognized!
Thank you for your service to our district!
Deonna Gene Moore, DTM
Immediate Past District Governor