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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday September 18, 2021

We meet every Saturday 1PM UTC in Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/591440460)

Meeting Theme:

Who we are

President: Denisse Echevarría

Sergeant At Arms: Mary Kosovich

Toastmaster of the Day Nicole Lopez Torres

 The Toastmaster of the Day (TMOD) opens the meeting with an inspirational message about the theme (2-3 min.), facilitates the meeting, calls on the votes for Best Speaker, provides closing remarks (1-2 min.) before transitioning back to President.

Joke Master Tracey Stuart

 The Jokes Master entertains and breaks the ice with some humor (2-3 min.)!

Audio, Video and Body Language Monitor 2 Open

 The Audio, Video, and Body Language (AVBL) Monitor introduces the role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Timer Marina Marin

 The timer is key in our meetings! Your job is to time everyone: facilitators, evaluators, and speakers! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Grammarian Mary Kosovich

 As Grammarian, pay close attention to the use of language (the good, the bad, and the amazing!) Also provide the Word of the Day! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (2-3 min.).

Ah Counter Vivek Dixit

 As Ah Counter, count the number of filler words and give visibility at the end of the meeting. You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).


Evaluator 1 Hodan Hilmi
Evaluator 2 Nicole Lopez Torres
Evaluator 3 Open

 Each evaluator is to introduce speech objectives and title when called by the TMOD to introduce the speaker.


12:50 PM Speaker 1 Kannan Sankara, DTM

"Supporting each other" Engaging Humor Level 3 Increasing Knowledge: Connect with Storytelling
5 – 7 minutes
Speaker 2 Maurice (guest)

"TBD" Engaging Humor Level 1 Mastering Fundamentals: Evaluation and Feedback – First Speech
5-7 minutes
Speaker 3 Open
Please use the Introduction field to express any expectations from your evaluator. Thank you for your cooperation!

Topics Master Bruce Yu

 The Table Topics Master (TTM) facilitates Table Topics! You’ll have 2-3 min. to introduce Table Topics and review rules, 14 min. to run the session, and 1 min. to call the vote for Best Table Topic.

General Evaluator Yelani Nethma Hettigedara

 The General Evaluator (GE) calls upon the evaluators, facilitators, and the Table Topics Evaluator to give their reports, and then provides an evaluation for the entire meeting in 3-4 min. (TM.org has a checklist for this!). Before turning back to TMOD, call the vote for Best Facilitator.

Topics Evaluator 3 Hon Tan

 The Table Topics Evaluator has 3-4 min. to evaluate the TTM and the impromptu speakers briefly.


 To change or sign up a role, Please visit the agenda on Buddies’ website.

12:58 PM End