2018 / 2019 Contact  & Club information  

Division S Director


Division S Director - Julie Whitely, DTM | divisionsdirector@toastmasters86.org


Division Boundaries:

North: Hwy 7, north of Strathroy and London 
South: Hwy 80 south of Sarnia to Lake Erie, Port Stanley 
East :  Hwy 3/25, Drumbo, Port Dover
West: St. Clair River, Sarnia

Spectacular Division S is centered in Lambton, Elgin and Middlesex counties. This year marks 10 years of service, being formed in the 2008 reformation. Growth has been active in the last 5 years, doubling the size, by adding 10 clubs. Corporate clubs have spurred that activity. Several clubs are long tenured, Forest City celebrating 60th Anniversary this year and Sarnia club is over 50 years tenured.


Message from Division S Director

Congratulations on 10 Years of Growth! 2018/19 our 10 year Anniversary.  

New growth and initiatives will mark this year's activities. October 20, 2019 we will unite to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Forest City, one of Ontario's oldest Toastmasters clubs. Stay tuned for new marketing Expos in October to spark some excitement and further membership growth. 


Division S Marketing Expo- announcing our exciting event on October 27th, at the Goodwill Centre, Horton Street, London, Ontario. Time is 10-2pm. What is your goal? To have your voice heard? Understanding how Toastmaster's varied activities gain confidence and competence to reach beyond your comfort zone. Information sessions and club meet and greets will provide contacts to start a promising Toastmaster journey.  


Division S Pathways Training, sponsored by Strathroy Toastmasters, November 6th, 2018, 7-9pm

Pathways Chair for District 86, Mikael Gatje, will lead training presentation, followed by networking refreshments and Q&A session. Attendees are to bring their own laptop and independent internet access. Admission $2. 

Location- Strathroy Seniors Centre, 137 Frank Street, Strathroy, Ontario


Save the Date- Phase II Club Officer Training- June 15th, 2019

Feel your most confident in club executive role expectations! New and seasoned members will receive valuable networking and the latest updates to better support their club. Pathways learning for all will be highlighted.

Location Announced- John Paul II Secondary School, 1300 Oxford Street, London, Ontario  N5V 4P7.

Time-  Registration begins at 8:30am, Sessions run 9am to 12 noon.

School is just off Highbury, lots of free parking, enter off Oxford Street. Registration cost and Agenda TBD, will post asap. 

Plan to attend, impactful learning is waiting! 


Be advised Division S Speech Contest March 23, 2019, 1-4pm

Has been moved to Summerside Church, 1447 Commissioners Rd E, London, ON N6M 

See you there to support the best of the best of Division S!


Division S - Contacts

Area Director: Bev Andersen, ACB, ALB | area71director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Podium Prospodiumproslondon.toastmastersclubs.org3782Advanced2nd Saturdays; 9:30 am
London Westernwww.londonwestern.info/index.html4189OpenMondays; 7:00 pm
Campus Communicators9119.toastmastersclubs.org9119OpenWednesdays; 12:05 pm

Area Director: Guerdah Felix, ACB | area72director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
London Speakeasywww.londonspeakeasy.com4656OpenTuesdays; 7:15 am
London TaxMastersx606371CorporateTuesdays; 12 noon
London City Hall916925.toastmastersclubs.org/916925OpenThursdays; 12:05 pm
Toast of Queenstoq.toastmastersclubs.org964201CorporateThursdays; 4:10 pm
One London Placeonelondonplace.toastmastersclubs.org/5307874OpenWednesdays; 4:30pm

Area Director:Felicia Ketcheson, ACS, ALB | area73director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Forest Cityforestcity.toastmastersclubs.org2729OpenThursdays; 7:00 pm
Thames Valleythamesvalley.toastmastersclubs.org/3726OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm
London Talbotlondontalbot.toastmastersclubs.org6751OpenWednesdays; 12 noon
First Class9262.toastmastersclubs.org9262OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm

Area Director: Michael Moriarty, ACS, ALB | area74director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Sarnia3700.toastmastersclubs.org3700Open2nd/4th Mondays; 6:30 pm
Hospitablehospitable.toastmastersclubs.org8992OpenWednesdays; 12:05 pm
Lambton630694.toastmastersclubs.org630694OpenThursdays; 12 noon
Riverspeakriverspeak.toastmastersclub.org1591768OpenThursdays; 7:00 pm
Petrolia Toastmasterspetroliatoastmasters.toastmastersclubs.org3760922OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm
Sarnia Nova Chemicals6800118Corporate

Area Director: Rick Storie, ACB, CL| area75director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Dynamically Speakingx824577CorporateWednesdays; 12 noon
Talbot Trailwww.talbottrail.ca1422719OpenThursdays; 7:00 pm
Tillsonburgtillsonburgtoastmasters.toastmastersclubs.org3982070OpenMondays; 12 noon

AREA S-76:
Area Director: Gennie Walton, CC, ALB | area76director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Strathroywww.strathroytoastmasters.ca2339938OpenTuesdays: 7:00 pm
LHSCx3271871CorporateWednesdays; 7:55 am
Village Toastmastershttps://5901145.toastmastersclubs.org/5901145Open2nd/4th Mondays; 5:45 pm

Forest City 60th Anniversary Celebration

Date: October 20th, 2018
Time: 11:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Goodwill Centre, Horton Street, London, Ontario

 What were you doing 60 years ago? Forest City Toastmasters was creating competent leaders and speakers!

Come and celebrate 60 years of benefit to the London area. The event is free of charge, but your RSVP is 

required to Jimmy Chien at jchien@uwo.ca       





Division S - Fall Expo

Date: October 27th, 2018
Time:   10am to 2pm
Location: Goodwill Centre, Horton Street, London, Ontario

This innovative Toastmaster event invites you to understand how Toastmasters skills can benefit your every day life.  #morethanpublicspeaking    suggests two of the core areas of exploration- Marketing and Evaluations. How you can better evaluate colleagues and more effectively market your thoughts and ideas to others. Sounds beneficial? You bet it will be- Join us!  


Contact: Guerdah Felix at     guerdahfelix@gmail.com


Division S - Club Officer Training


Get out of your club's 4 walls and network with fellow Toastmasters in Division S. Learn new Best Practices in your club officer role, for quality club agendas and sharpen your current knowledge. Double sessions planned for those with multiple club roles. Make strong connections with like minded leaders 

All club members will gain better understanding through valuable interest sessions- Keynote Speaker, Evaluation, High Performance Leadership, Corporate Programs, Mentoring, Pathways and more.

 Date- January 26, 2019

Time 8:30 registration, 9am to noon

Location- Catholic Central School, 450 Dundas Street, London, Ontario   N6B 3K3

Cost- $5 per attendee   Light refreshments served

Agenda to be posted asap



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