Online Presenters Meeting

Monday July 15, 2019 7:15 PM to 3:29 PM EDT

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If you have a password, please sign up for meeting roles below. Guests should complete the RSVP registration form at the bottom of the agenda. (If you have a password, it’s not necessary to also fill out the RSVP form – we would rather get you signed up for a specific role).

THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED. Stills and excerpts from the video may be used by the club in its public relations and social media outreach.

Members and guests are encouraged to sign in anytime after 7:15 pm U.S. Eastern Time for an informal meet and greet and to allow time for any technical troubleshooting. We also do self introductions during this time. The meeting will officially starts at 7:45 pm.

Online Evaluation Forms can be found here:

Self introductions / informal meet and greet / technical troubleshooting time

Presiding Officer gives a brief orientation and overview of the club mission. Introduces the Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Louis Brown, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.

Antoinette Trim, PM2

Ah Counter:
John Quick, DTM

Monica Tucker, DTM

Therese Quaranta, DTM

Chat Monitor:
Debra Spears

Vote Counter:
Diane M. Rubino, DTM

Elaine Nieberding, DL4
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Graham Cairns, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Chris Guld, PM1
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Norman Dowe, ACG, ALB, PM5, VC2

Toastmaster asks for the Timer’s Report & vote for the Best Speaker of the Day

Topics Master:
Tiger Mcandie, ACG, ALB
Leads the Table Topics impromptu speaking section of the meeting. Priority toward members not performing any roles.

Topics Master asks for the Timer’s Report & vote for the Best Topics Speaker of the Day

General Evaluator:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
General Evaluator leads the evaluation portion of the meeting, starting with the prepared speech evaluations.

Jim Barber, ATMG, CL
Lois Margolin, DTM
Magda van Rooyen, DTM

General Evaluator asks for the Timer’s Report & vote for the Best Evaluator of the Day

General Evaluator continues with the functionary reports (the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor (1 minute each)).

General Evaluator 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.

General Evaluator asks Vote Counter to reveal the winners of the meeting

President/Presiding Officer closing remarks. Be sure to wrap up meeting by 9 pm

Meeting officially ends.

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Theme and Word of the Day

Theme – aviation – on this day in 1922 America’s first jet airliner, the Boeing 707, took off from Renton field in Renton Washington

WOD – glide – verb – to move easily and continuously, as if without effort; to move easily without stopping and without effort or noise; to move or progress without difficulty or effort

usage example – Like a pro, Lois glided through her speech.

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