Welcome to District 13 Toastmasters
If you’re looking to develop your speaking and leadership skills in order to win that job interview or simply ignite your career, you’ve come to the right place. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. These members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the clubs that make up our network of meeting locations that are spread around western Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia, and parts of Ohio and Maryland.

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District 13 Recognizes Distinguished Clubs for 2016-2017

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District 13 Toastmasters News

PATHWAYS GUIDES – APPLY BY WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2017

Pathways is coming to District 13 Toastmasters in November 2017 (approximate date)!

The Pathways Guide is an integral member of the Pathways launch team who will work with the Program Quality Director (PQD), Chief Ambassador (CA), and an Ambassador to prepare a group of clubs for the launch of Pathways.

As a Pathways Guide, you will serve as the first point of contact at the club level and will on-board members seamlessly. You will partner with your Ambassador to schedule and conduct a visit at each of your assigned clubs. During these visits, you will raise awareness and build excitement around Pathways and educate members about the new program. You will support the vice presidents education (VPEs) of these clubs by conducting regular virtual support sessions. Your term of service will be six months.

Click here to learn more about the Pathways Guides, knowledge and skills needed, and approximate timeline.

Click here to download the Pathways Guide application and email it to Program Quality Director Jennifer Sell, DTM at d13PQD@d13tm.com to apply and interview to be a Pathways Guide no later than Wednesday, August 2, 2017.


WELCOME NEW CLUBS

Welcome the following new clubs to the District 13 Toastmasters family!

PCNA, Pittsburgh #6036732
Polyconcept in Pittsburgh, PA
Chartered 6/27/2017 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Denise Etter, Jennifer Sell
Club Mentors: Lana Ott, Marva Brown

If It Matters, We Talk About It #6006605
Valspar in Pittsburgh, PA
Chartered 4/7/2017 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Debbie Douglas, Jessica Mineard
Club Mentors: Debbie Douglass, Chuck Barton

Crown Castle #6113457
Crown Castle in Canonsburg, PA
Chartered 3/31/2017 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Denise Galloni, Melissa McGavick
Club Mentors: Kristina Stiger, Kimberly Bruns

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who was a part of the kick-off teams and their Club Sponsors and Club Mentors!!


UPCOMING NEW CLUBS

Below are just some of the upcoming new clubs that might charter in the coming months. Contact Club Growth Director, Denise Etter, DTM at d13CGD@d13tm.com to learn more about the upcoming opportunities to be a Club Sponsor or Club Mentor.

Accredo Health #TBD
Warrendale, PA – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Leslie Middleton, TBD
Club Mentors: Sarah Souri, TBD

CB&I #TBD
Pittsburgh, PA  – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: TBD
Club Mentors: TBD

Chatham University #TBD
Pittsburgh, PA  – open community
Club Sponsors: Debbie Brown, TBD
Club Mentors: TBD

Dubois #TBD
Dubois, PA – open community
Club Sponsors: Dale Fox, Bud Nissen
Club Mentors: TBD, TBD

PPG Coatings Innovation #5934795
Allison Park, PA – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Denise Etter, Kristi Kauffman
Club Mentors: Bob Johnson, TBD


CLUB COACHES NEEDED

A club coach is an experienced Toastmaster who volunteers to help another club that has 12 or fewer active members. This Toastmaster is not a member of the club and is typically working toward Advanced Leader Silver recognition. Contact Club Growth Director, Denise Etter, DTM at d13CGD@d13tm.com to learn more about becoming a Club Coach.

Area Club Name Members
A4 1567681 West Liberty University Toastmasters Club 10
A4 144 Pittsburgh Club 12
A4 4437161 Impaqt Toastmasters 0
B11 1729 Arconic Technology Center Club 12
B11 1616929 GENCO 12
B14 9057 Mercer County Toastmasters Club 10
B15 8197 Bayview Club 11
C21 3321310 Sheetz 9
C23 631552 Sallie Boggs Toastmasters Club 12
C24 935440 Norwin Toastmasters Club 8
D31 602362 The Next Step Toastmasters Club 9
D32 1306484 HELPS on Smithfield 9
D32 5333941 The Power of Toast (TPOT) 9
D33 1913 Federal Building Club 10