Sunday, August 8, 2010
Riverside Toastmasters Club holds 32nd Induction, Installation Rites
By: Jay Cris D. Famoso
The Riverside Toastmasters Club held its 32nd Installation of Officers and Induction of New Members last August 07, 2010, at Majestic Hall, Grand Regal Hotel. The inducting officer was the Governor of Division D, Competent Communicator Meliton Sillador, Jr.
On the theme, “As One We Rise and Go The Distance”, the keynote speaker Atty. Andrea Lizares Si spoke on the relevance of working as a team in achieving the goals of the club and the members as well. She emphasized that in toastmasters, everyone’s effort in achieving competence in communication and leadership will eventually translate to the success of the club. Atty. Andrea Lizares Si, a Competent Toastmaster, is a Past President of the club.
For the Toastmaster Year 2010-2011, the elected officers of the Club are, Jay Cris Famoso, CC – President; Deanna Mae Nonato, CC – VP Education; Jam Grandea, CTM – VP Membership; Adelyn Sia, ATMB – VP Public Relations; Secretary – Jojo Samera, TM; Treasurer – Glory Hernia, CTM; and Sgt-at-Arms – Kim Pedrosa, TM. The Immediate Past President is TM Jess Quiatchon.
The newly inducted members are Toastmasters Jojo Samera, Kim Pedrosa, Ching Lopingco, Rudy Aragon, and Ellen Mae Donesa.
The Riverside Toastmasters Club is a communication and leadership club which holds a regular meeting at Planters’ Den of Sugarland Hotel every Saturday at 7:00 PM. It serves as a speaking laboratory for individuals who inspire to hone their communicative competence using the English language as the medium. For inquiries on how to become members may contact the President thru 09175593325.