District 49 is requesting nominations for District Leaders to serve in the 2024-2025 100th Anniversary Toastmasters year. Call for candidate declarations is January 15, 2024. Nominations deadline to run for District leader positions is March 8, 2024.
Taking on the challenge of district leadership provides an opportunity for the member to build transferable professional skills through experience in strategic thinking and planning, team building and management, and marketing.
The District Leadership Committee is searching for enthusiastic and dedicated members interested in supporting fellow members through the District Mission of building new clubs and supporting all clubs in achieving excellence. We are looking to fill the following leadership positions: District Director, Program Quality Director, Club Growth Director, and four Division Directors.
Are you or someone you know interested in a district leader position? To be nominated, elected, and hold office, a member must meet the following requirements:
• Be a member in good standing of a club in good standing
• Meet the qualifications of the position as stated in the Candidate Application
• Complete all required forms: Candidate Application, District Officer Biographical Information, District Leader Agreement and Release Statement
All forms are available from the Toastmasters International website’s Elections Toolkit page under heading Candidate Campaign Guidelines: https://www.toastmasters.org/leadership-central/district-leader-tools/district-management/elections-toolkit
All candidates must submit the forms listed above and a photo to be posted with biographical information on the district website to the District Leadership Committee Chair at [email protected] no later than February 10, 2024. If you have any questions regarding the nomination process, check out the Elections Toolkit on the Toastmasters International website or email those questions with the subject “Nomination Questions” to [email protected].
Gerald Toyomura, DTM,
District Leadership Committee Chair 2024-2025
Immediate Past District Director, District 49