Our Leaders Through the Years

“Whatever your grade or position, if you know how and when to speak, and when to remain silent, your chances of real success are proportionately increased.”

Dr. Ralph C. Smedley, Founder Toastmasters International

Following the vision of Dr. Smedley, the following Toastmasters have benefited from the communication and leadership growth opportunities. They have also shared their learning with many many others in the true spirit of Toastmasters. Thanks to you all for your spirit and commitment to learning.

2016-2017
Bart Burness
President
Patricia Burness
VP Education
Ed Risi
VP Public Relations
Gemma Duley
VP Membership
Ben Hayhoe
Treasurer
Zana Maksimovic
Secretary
Philip Coakley
Sergeant at Arms
Laurie Stapleton
Past President

 

2015-2016 – President’s Distinguished Club
Laurie Stapleton
President
Patricia Burness
VP Education
Ed Risi
VP Public Relations
Bart Burness
VP Membership
Svetlana Lazareva
Treasurer
Zana Maksimovic
Secretary
Philip Coakley
Sergeant at Arms

 

2014-2015 President’s Distinguished Club
Laurie Stapleton
President
Carol Dowell
VP Education
Carolyn Langan
VP Public Relations
Jacob Pilon
VP Membership
Ian Colquhoun
Treasurer
Brenna Urbanek
Secretary
Bart Burness
Sergeant at Arms
Alan Keyes
Past President

 

2013-2014 Distinguished Club
Alan Keyes
President
Brenna Urbanek
VP Education
Laurie Stapleton
VP Public Relations
Carolyn Langan
VP Membership
Ian Colquhoun
Treasurer
Carol Dowell
Secretary
Jacob Pilon
Sergeant at Arms
Alan Keyes
Past President

 

2012-2013 President’s Distinguished Club
Alan Keyes
President
Ben Allison
VP Education
Ian Colquhoun
VP Public Relations
Laurie Stapleton
VP Membership
David Sweetnam
Treasurer
Carolyn Langan
Secretary
Philip Coakley
Sergeant at Arms
Eric Solowka
Past President

 

2011-2012 President’s Distinguished Club
Eric Solowka
President
Laurie Stapleton
VP Education
Alan Keyes
VP Public Relations
Ben Allison
VP Membership
Carolyn Young
Treasurer
Jim De Carolis
Secretary
Philip Coakley
Sergeant at Arms
Lorraine Van Wagner
Past President

 

2010-2011 President’s Distinguished Club 
Lorraine Van Wagner
President
Eric Solowka
VP Education
Ben Allison
VP Public Relations
Catherine Keyes
VP Membership
Vince Capicotto
Treasurer
Carol Dowell
Secretary
Alan Keyes
Sergeant at Arms
Carol Dowell
Past President

 

2009-2010 President’s Distinguished Club 
Carol Dowell
President
Laurie Stapleton
VP Education
Corina Simu
VP Public Relations
Shailesh Nair
VP Membership
Eric Solowka
Treasurer
Catherine Keyes
Secretary
Ben Allison
Sergeant at Arms
Brendan Dineen
Past President

 

2008-2009 President’s Distinguished Club
Brendan Dineen
President
Carol Dowell
VP Education
Minnie Grewal
VP Public Relations
Jane Collier
VP Membership
 Lorraine Van Wagner
Treasurer
 Val Koncan
Secretary
 Terrence Canestraro
Sergeant at Arms
Jillian Lucas
Past President

 

2007-2008 President’s Distinguished Club
Jillian Lucas
President
Brendan Dineen
VP Education
Sheelagh Rennie
VP Public Relations
Jane Collier
VP Membership
 Linda Murphy
Treasurer
 Lorraine Van Wagner
Secretary
 Dan O’Reilly
Sergeant at Arms
Eric Solowka
Past President

 

2006-2007 President’s Distinguished Club
Eric Solowka
President
Jillian Lucas
VP Education
Lorraine Van Wagner
VP Public Relations
Eva Britton
VP Membership
 Brendan Dineen
Treasurer
 Terrence Canestraro
Secretary
 Jane Collier
Sergeant at Arms
Eric Solowka
Past President

 

2005-2006 Provisional Club
Eric Solowka
President
Jillian Lucas
VP Education
Lorraine Van Wagner
VP Public Relations
Eva Britton
VP Membership
 Brendan Dineen
Treasurer
 Terrence Canestraro
Secretary
 Jane Collier
Sergeant at Arms