Bell Noontime Noon Meeting

Wednesday April 26, 2023

Club Mission: We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.


Ksenia Plekhanova

VP of Education
Maryruth Dilling, DTM

VP of Membership
Eloise Young

Oleg Labkovsky

Eloise Young

Sgt. at Arms
Myra Carter

Eloise Young

Open House
Strengthening Your Online Presence

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12:00 to 12:05 PM

President Calls Meeting to Order. Welcomes Guests introduces Toastmaster

12:05 to 12:10 PM
Toastmaster of the Day Eloise Young
Ah Counter Ksenia Plekhanova
Grammarian Watta Kesselly
12:10 to 12:30 PM
Speaker David Carr (guest)
Other Manual or Non Manual Speech – Custom Speech 18 to 20 minutes
18 to 20 min

Leading Online Presenters Toastmasters to charter was David Carr’s DTM project in 2017, and he currently serves as its Vice President of Education. In 2022, he chaired the EVV CON event (formerly known as VTM CON) dedicated to celebrating and promoting excellence in online presentations, with former World Champion of Public Speaking Mike Carr (no relation) as its keynote speaker. He has also written multiple articles for Toastmasters magazine on topics including hybrid meetings and the importance of club websites.

After years as a technology journalist, David currently works as a writer and web traffic analyst for Similarweb. He moonlights as a web consultant, is the author of several WordPress plugins, and runs the club website hosting service. He is the author of the book Social Collaboration for Dummies and has spoken at technology conferences internationally.


Speakers have reserved 7 minutes out of 20 planned

12:30 to 12:40 PM
Table Topics Eloise Young
12:40 to 12:44 PM
General Evaluator
12:44 to 12:52 PM

General Evaluator’s Summary: Rounds out this portion of the meeting by giving an overall evaluation, 2-3 minutes. General Evaluator should aim ONLY to add any new insights, not re-evaluate speakers or repeat information covered by others. Anyone can give feedback to speakers through this online form:          

12:52 to 1:00 PM

President: Old/new business, guest comments, close meeting

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