Our spectacular 2017 Spring Conference culminated with the District 10 International Speech contest and Evaluation Speech contests. Five contestants, each representing one of District 10’s five divisions, competed in each contest.
Congratulations Contest Winners!
What a tough competition given by all contestants. Congratulations to all contestants for a job well done and Don Hurst for being Contest Master for the event.
International Speech Contest Winners:
1st Place – Terry Begue
representing Hall of Fame Advanced Speakers
Speech Title, “Mislabeled”
2nd Place – Maureen Zappala
3rd Place – Todd Taylor
Terry will advance for the third time as a semi-finalist in the International Speech Contest at the Toastmasters International Convention in Vancouver, Canada from August 23-26th. This competition determines the World Championship of Public Speaking.
Evaluation Contest Winners:
1st Place – Sandy Muirhead-Gould
representing Stark State Toastmasters
2nd Place – MaryK Deep
3rd Place – Marcus Phillips
Target Speaker for the Evaluation Contest was
Robert L. Kennedy with his speech, “Time to Give Back”.
Contest Master – Don Hurst
Chief Judge – Eric Resnick
Brenda Giguere – Contest Chair