Record of Meeting of South County Toastmasters – # 1957
Meeting Date: 1/12/11
Called to order at: 7:01pm
Location: Met Life Bldg
Presiding officer: Kevin Reichardt
Toastmaster: Rob Van Winkle
Time Keeper: Adam Kutell
Camera Op: Mike Marian
Ah Counter: Dee McAliney
Table Topics: Laura Zemann
Vote Counter: Alan Kirby
Joke Master: Don Clair
Grammarian: Jim Ruzicka
General Eval: Kevin Reichardt
Invocator: Joann Korba
Officers’ Reports: (VP Ed, VP Membership, VP PR, Treasurer, Sgt-at-Arms, Officer at Large)
Education Committee – Meeting held. Further discussion needed for a Mentoring Workshop and “How to Write a Speech” Workshop per Committee Chair – Carl Hendrickson
Area Governor – Becca Clark was present to carry out our new officer induction. Officer-at-Large – Don Clair; Sgt-at-Arms – Charlie Benn; Secretary – Laura Zemann; Treasurer – Petrina Monti; VP of Public Relations – Kathy Denton (not present); VP of Membership – Diane Fawcett (2nd term); VP of Education – Mike Marian; President – Kevin Wilson
Diane Fawcett announced an application for new membership – Don Wieland. Diane made a motion to accept and Mike Marian seconded. Vote passed. New member induction will follow on 1/19/2011.
Kevin Reichardt made a motion to reimburse Tom Krauska for cost of club website upkeep at $17.76. Adam Kutell stated amounts under $25.00 did not need a club vote to pass. Tom will be reimbursed $17.76.
Dick Shields requested a compensation for Fox Chase Apts (where Christmas party was to be held). Discussion concluded with Diane Fawcett making a motion for a $50.00 gift card to be purchased, Carl Hendrickson seconded. Motion passed.
Correspondence & Announcements:
Becca Clark, Area Governor, announced an Evaluators’ Workshop presented by Bob Gergen at their meeting on Tuesday January 18th 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the Ponderosa, 5 Eastport Plaza Dr, Collinsville, IL 62234 RSVP (618)409-7417 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The evening’s word was “incessant”
Gissel, Erin C.
Speakers and Evaluators
Speaker 1: Laurie Mestdagh – Evaluator 1: Petrina Monti
Speaker 2: Charles Benn – Evaluator 2: Rory Swift
Speaker 3: Becca Clark “Distinguished Toastmaster Track” presentation (rescheduled from 1/19/11)
Most Improved: Charles Benn
Best Table Topics: Carl Hendrickson
Best Evaluator: Petrina Monti
Best Speaker: Laurie Mestdagh
The General Evaluator rated the meeting – 8.0
Meeting adjourned at: 9:08pm
Minutes submitted by: Laura Zemann, Secretary.