Welcome to District 13
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.

But, don’t take our word for it. Listen to what District 13 Toastmasters have to say!


New Clubs in District 13

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

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 Burns

Verbal Espresso #5977634
Dick’s Sporting Goods in Coraopolis, PA
Chartered 2/7/2017 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Rachel Kenyon, Joe Arnold
Club Mentors: Kara Reynolds, Michelle Cunningham

Yappy Hour #5977648
Dick’s Sporting Goods in Coraopolis, PA
Chartered 2/7/2017 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Jennifer Sell, Hollis Batista
Club Mentors: Hollis Batista, Missie Berteotti

Talk TONS #5716435
Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, PA
Chartered 9/30/2016 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Susan Yu, Amy Noll
Club Mentors: Amy Noll, Heidi McCracken-Weaver

HM Health Solutions #5614133
Highmark in Pittsburgh, PA
Chartered 7/1/2016 – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Josue Batista, Tony Roscoe
Club Mentors: Brandie Baughman, Teresa Ashley

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


Below are just some of upcoming new clubs that will be chartering by the end of March. Please contact CGD, Jennifer Sell, DTM at d13cgd@d13tm.com or Club Extension Chair, Don Michel, DTM at d13clubextnesionchair@d13tm.com to be part of the District 13 S.W.A.T. (Strong, Willing, Able, Toastmasters) kick-off team and to learn more about the upcoming opportunities to be a Club Sponsor or Club Mentor.

American Scholars Group #TBD
Pittsburgh, PA – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Jing Humphreys, Shawndra Holmberg
Club Mentors: 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

Clearfield, PA  – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: TBD
Club Mentors: TBD

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

Polyconcept North America #6037632
New Kensington, PA – closed corporate
Club Sponsors: Leslie Middleton, Denise Etter
Club Mentors: Lana Ott, TBD

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

Rivers Club #TBD
Pittsburgh, PA – must be a member of the Rivers Club
Club Sponsors: Michael Leonard, TBD
Club Mentors: Michael Leonard, TBD

Welcome Back!!

A BIG THANK YOU to Mary Cornwall, DTM, the Moon Toastmasters Club Coach, and to Jeff Coyne, CC, ALB and Caleb Muller, CC, ALB, the VA Club Coaches for helping their clubs get reinstated. KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK!!