How Toastmasters Makes Your Dreams Come True
Gary Schmidt | Toastmasters International President 2009-2010
International Keynote Speaker
Keynote Presentation | Sunday Morning 8:35 am
Discover how your dreams will become your reality when you are a Toastmaster! Learn how Toastmasters will build your confidence, which in turn will help you achieve your dreams, which in turn improves your life and serves the world.
Gary Schmidt, DTM Biography
Gary Schmidt is Director of Public and Government Affairs for Clackamas County, Oregon. He previously worked for Oregon’s U.S. Senators, Mark Hatfield and Gordon Smith. He has been a Toastmaster for 20 years and served as the International President of Toastmasters in 2009-2010.
The Memories The Mentors and The Morons
Neil Dunsmore | CC
District 86 Keynote Speaker
Keynote Speech | Saturday 8:00 am
We learn best by living! The best lessons in life are lived not listened to, not watched and not read, they are lived. The problem is as Soren Keirkegaard says “life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards!” Have you ever revisited what you learned and where you learned it? Neil Dunsmore CC recounts the lessons lived, the lessons learned and the laughs along the way, in his Keynote The Memories, The Mentors and The Morons!
The Magic of Mentoring LIVE!
Carolyn Hoxie, DTM | Immediate Past District 86 Governor
Education Session | Sunday 8:00 am
This first-time-ever interactive 30-minute facilitated session will directly address the complexity of mentorship relations and personal challenges posed by Conference attendees, providing a demonstration of Mentoring LIVE! What is mentoring? What is the role of the mentor and mentee? Common challenges will be selected from those submitted by attendees during the conference - don't miss this opportunity to see the first-ever Mentoring LIVE!
Vibration of a Conversation
Rose A. Weinberg | DTM
Plenary Workshop | Sunday 1:25 pm
Rose A. Weinberg, DTM Biography
Rose A. Weinberg transformed her past of panic disorder and fear, into a spiritual journey of wellbeing and helping others with their own transformations. Over the past 16 years Rose created a unique approach for sustainable wellness and ensures her clients are educated with the tools and insights to feelgood well beyond their treatments.