Member Spotlight

Dr. Ryan DunnOne of our newer members is off and running in the speaking spotlight! Dr. Ryan Dunn of Mile High Spine and Sport will be presenting “Exercise, Aches and Pains Oh My!” at the Amazing Aging Expo on September 28, 2013 at the Marriott Tech Center. 4900 s. Syracuse Street, Denver, CO 80237. An estimated 500 will be in attendance.

Ryan’s presentation will cover common postural syndromes, faulty breathing patterns, and exercises we can perform at home for a variety of aches and pains. He will cover proper nutrition for healthy aging, skin, bones, joints, and muscle. Attendees will have the… Read Full Post »

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New club officers were elected today for the July through December 2013 term. From left to right:
Diane Burridge: Continuing Treasurer
Steve Worthman: Outgoing President, incoming Sergeant-at-Arms
Joseph Coupal: Outgoing Sergeant-at-Arms, Incoming VP Membership
Steve Doherty: Continuing VP Public Relations
Ron Tickel: Continuing VP Education
Marty Dickinson: Incoming President
Barbara Peck: Incoming Secretary
Jennifer Bailey: Immediate Past President

Congratulations to all officers and thank you for your willingness to serve your club and community.

Ina Michelsen winning first place best speechIna Michelsen is one of our newer members. She lives in Norway and is going to school here in the Denver area. Her last speech to us before going home for the summer brought her first place in our weekly contest.

Congrats Ina on a powerful presentation and a life-goal accomplishment in the topic you presented! We look forward to your return from Norway in the fall.

At the George Sutton club, every speaking opportunity is a “contest.” We vote for best speaker, best evaluator and best table topics contestant. The winners get to keep a ribbon and they must… Read Full Post »

Ina Michelsen presenting at Aurora's annual Toastmasters open house meetingGreat job Ina for taking the challenge and speaking at the annual Aurora Toastmasters open house sample meeting yesterday. The purpose of an open house is to invite the local community to see how a normal normal Toastmasters meeting runs. So, Ina was given the opportunity to present one of her speeches so visitors could see what kind of speech a member might deliver at a typical Toastmasters meeting. She chose her 2nd speech from the Competent Communication manual where she could speak about any topic she wanted, but her objective was to “Organize Your Speech.”

Ina’s speech title was… Read Full Post »