Area 14 Toastmasters had their Fall Speech Contest on Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Northwest Akron Branch Library.
About 30 people attended the Table Topics and Humorous Speech portions of the event. Clubs competing for the trophies included Akron Toastmasters, A.M. Akron Toastmasters and Central Advanced Toastmasters. The Toastmasters club that is forming in Cuyahoga Falls also sent members who helped greet guests.
Contest Winners were as follows:
- Table Topics: David Soulsby, Akron Toastmasters
- Humorous: Ken Gable, A.M. Akron Toastmasters
(Photo, L-R): Debbie Curtis (District Governor), David Soulsby, Ken Gable, Dan Hockensmith (Area 14 Governor)
Below is a photo of the winners and runners up.
(L-R) Dan Hockensmith (Area 14 Governor), Debbie Curtis (District Governor), Beth Dunphy (2nd Place Table Topics Contest), David Soulsby (1st Place Table Topics Contest), Tim Gallagher (2nd Place Humorous Speech Contest), Ken Gable (1st Place Humorous Speech Contest)
Congratulations! These winners progress to the Central Division Contest on October 19th!