Fall 2009 District 53 Conference
Evaluation Speech Contest:
1st Place: Jerry Aiyathurai Central CT Advanced Toastmasters, Berlin, CT - Club #8225
1st Runner Up: Brian Cavanaugh Sikorsky – DCMA Toastmasters, Stratford, CT - Club #842294
2nd Runner Up: Joanne Corbin Speakeasy Toastmasters, Northhampton, MA - Club #5340
Special Thanks to Contestmaster Terrie Gifford, Test Speaker Julianne Fuda ("California Girl"), Chief Judge Jeff Sobel, judges and counters.
Humorous Speech Contest:
1st Place: Mike Aron, "One Million Chickens," Greater Hartford Toastmasters, Hartford, CT - Club #0919
1st Runner Up: Mark Bowhall, "Just Think about It" GE Albany Toastmasters , Albany, NY - Club #1022909
2nd Runner Up: Geoff Crew, "Driving Ms Donuts," IBM Poughkeepsie Speechmakers, Poughkeepsie, NY - Club #0315
Special Thanks to Contestmaster Jeff Raia, Chief Judge Jeff Sobel, judges and counters.
All conference attendees wish to thank everyone who volunteered their time and efforts to make the Fall 2009 District Conference a huge success, especially Howard Litwak and Richard Romano, Co-Conference Chairs, Division F.