District 38 Toastmasters

PRM District 38

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders.

District 38 serves 149 clubs with 4,000 Toastmaster members in eastern Pennsylvania and southern and central New Jersey.

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Linda has been a Toastmaster in District 38 for over 20 years, she is going to be presenting “Ignite the Fire Within!” on Tuesday, April 27th at 6:00 pm. She is going to help the audience find pieces of themselves that they didn’t even know they had. She shared with us her favorite quote from Helen Keller “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” We hope this podcast inspires fellow Toastmasters, friends, and family to join us for an adventure with Linda - be prepared to be challenged -  she is planning to give the listeners some homework to help us all ignite our fire within! Register now for the FREE session at https://tmdistrict38.org/conference/

Apr 5

16 min 4 sec

Michele is one of the conference local educational speakers this year, she is will present “Data as Communication!” on Saturday, April 17th at 2:00 pm. Michele is going to tell listeners how to use data to understand trends and make better decisions, where to find and collect that data and what tools are available to use. She also plans to give her audience some tips on how to be good consumers of data, will describe media literacy and how to determine if data is being reported on correctly. “Your comfort zone is a beautiful place where nothing ever grows” For Michele, Toastmasters started her on a journey of personal and professional growth and we want you to join us on this journey, grow with us and be ready to participate and engage with Michele. Register now for the FREE session at https://tmdistrict38.org/conference/

Apr 2

9 min 25 sec

District 38 Conference Co-Chairs Chris Hulse and Erin Bailey interview Danielle Lacy, an author, certified educator, and career coach from District 38.   Having published four books, she is going to be featured at the conference with a session entitled “The Skelton of Your Story”.   Get to know her a little better and hear how her presentation at the conference can help you get your story on paper when you think you don’t have a topic.   Danielle will discuss tips how to stay on task and handle self-doubt.

Mar 28

13 min 47 sec

In this episode, our PRM Shanna interviews Erin Bailey and Chris Hulse, the 2 Co-Chairs for the upcoming District 38 Conference in April 2021!! Erin and Chris give us a sneak peek into what we can expect at the conference. The best part is, it's all FREE!!! We can't wait to virtually see you!

Mar 11

17 min 49 sec

In this weeks episode, we interview Laurel Lorenz! Congratulations to Laurel, who has been featured in the March 2021 Toastmasters Magazine for her work as a female scientist!  In the interview, Laurel shares how being a Toastmaster has impacted her life personally and professionally! 

Mar 2

6 min 1 sec

Tune in as we interview Valissa Pierrelouis, who shares the 3 ways that Toastmasters has changed her life. Valissa says "YES" to more opportunities and she believes that "Practice Makes Confidence", and it's all thanks to Toastmasters!! 

Feb 12

11 min 12 sec

Tune in as we interview Sushila Subramanian, as she shares how Toastmasters has helped her personally and professionally. Sushila says being a member has helped her come out of her cocoon and flourish like a butterfly! 

Jan 29

10 min 32 sec

Irene Levy Baker has a been a member of District 38 Toastmasters for 6 months and is already receiving invaluable benefits from being a member! Listen as Irene shares how Toastmasters helped increase her confidence in giving virtual presentations for her book,  “100 Things To Do In Philadelphia.” 

Jan 19

6 min 16 sec

Tune in as Aaron Beverly, 2019 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking, shares his experience participating in the International Speech Contest! Aaron also talks about how winning WCPS impacted his life and why you should consider participating in the upcoming speech contest, too!

Jan 6

5 min 48 sec

Have you heard about Toastmasters? Are you on the fence about joining? Tune in to listen as Sheila Erespe, as she shares her passion for Toastmasters and why you should consider joining today!  To find out more about Toastmasters. -https://www.toastmasters.org/ -https://tmdistrict38.org/ Stay tuned for the next episode!

Dec 2020

9 min 8 sec

Tune in as Barbara Snyderman, Mentor Chair of District 38 shares her perspective on Toastmasters and how it has helped her personal and professional life! 

Dec 2020

11 min 20 sec

"You have nothing to lose and everything to gain", says Michael DeCamillis, the Administration Manager of District 38 while giving advice to those individuals who are considering joining Toastmasters. Listen as our Public Relations Manager, Shanna Franceschelli, interviews Michael, who shares his reasons for joining Toastmasters 9 years ago and why he keeps coming back year after year! 

Dec 2020

10 min 34 sec

This week we interviewed Jim Samuel, who is the District 38 Finance Manager. Jim is going on his 29th year of being a toastmaster!! Listen as he explains his role and what keeps him coming back to toastmasters year after year. 

Nov 2020

9 min 29 sec

Anne Golden, DTM, has been a member of Toastmasters for 5 years and currently serves as District 38's Training Coordinator and Area F60 Director.  Listen as Anne expresses her experience and passion for Toastmasters. She shares insights for those who are considering joining Toastmasters or taking on a District Leadership Role! 

Nov 2020

16 min 41 sec

Rhonda Young, DTM, has been a member of Toastmasters for 12 years and she currently serves as District 38's Club Extension Chair. Listen as Rhonda expresses her passion for Toastmasters. She also shares insights for organizations who are considering chartering a corporate club! 

Nov 2020

18 min 49 sec

Have you heard about Toastmasters? Are you on the fence about joining? Tune in to listen to a 23 year Toastmaster member, Ken Krawchuk! Ken shares his experiences with Toastmasters and how it has impacted his personal and professional life! To find out more about Toastmasters. -https://www.toastmasters.org/ -https://tmdistrict38.org/ Stay tuned for the next episode!

Oct 2020

9 min 9 sec

Hello everyone,  I am very excited to start a brand new District 38 Toastmaster podcast! Over the upcoming episodes, I will be interviewing Toastmaster members, asking how Toastmasters has impacted their profession, their relationships and their lives!! Join me on our Toastmaster journey! 

Oct 2020

2 min 1 sec