Area 72 Contest

Area 72 Fall Contest

The 2017 Area 72 Fall Speech Evaluation and Humorous Speech Contests held on September 28, 2017 was Outstanding and FUN!  As Area 72 Director, I am grateful for the contribution from all four clubs in the area: AT&T Irving NOC, Barrels and Banter, MLCC Toastmasters, and Successful Speakers Club.  I am writing to express my thanks and congratulations to everyone who competed, helped, and attended to make this contest a great success.

Congratulations to our winners of the night:

Speech Evaluation (Contestants: Kyle Berlin, Myron Green Sr., David Willis)

  • 1st Place – David Willis from Barrels and Banter
  • 2nd Place – Myron Green from AT&T Irving NOC

Humorous Speech (Contestants: Kyle Berlin, Bob Billings, Samuel D. Hartman)

  • 1st Place – Kyle Berlin from Successful Speakers Club
  • 2nd Place – Bob Billings from Barrels and Banter

Special Thanks to Pioneer Natural Resources and Barrels and Banter for hosting our event!

Thanks to everyone who helped make this an outstanding contest:

  • Contest Chair – April Lewis
  • Contest Toastmaster – Angela Butler
  • Test Speaker – Justin Reeves
  • Contest Facilities Chair & Refreshment Chair – Felicia Humphrey
  • Contest Chief Judge – Celeste Castro
  • Registration Chair – Vanessa Arias
  • Greeters – Angela Thornton, Jannie Candie
  • Timers – LaCretia White and Myriam Wilkerson
  • Sergeant At Arms – Daniel Henderson, Bryan McCurry, Alexander Andrews
  • Ballot Counters – Roxanne Schultz, Heather Steffen, and Cassondra Andrews

Thanks to Godfred Ahuma (Division G Director) and Prakash Murthy (District Representative) for supporting the contest.

Here is the D25 FB link to all of the Area 72 Contest photos.

I am honored to serve as the Area 72 Director.


Bobby Madera