The purpose of the Speakers Bureau is to connect Toastmasters with speaking opportunities that add value to the community, promotes Toastmasters, and advances the speaker’s career. Speakers Bureau responds to speaking opportunity requests from the community and promotes experienced Toastmasters.
The Speakers Bureau Chair matches qualified speakers with speaking opportunities. The Chair also provides resources and training that advance presentation skills and promotes a speaker’s career. There are minimum attendance and training requirements to join and be actively listed in District 3’s Speakers Bureau.
Your 2019-2020 Speakers Bureau Chair is Hannellie Mendoza. She has been a Toastmaster since 2012. She currently also holds officer roles in a leadership club and a competitive speaking club; and has previous experience as an Area Director. Hannellie is excited to bring the best of Toastmasters to the community through Speakers Bureau and encourages all who are passionate about sharing their ideas/message to join.