District 93 is now seeking nominations for the 2021/2022 District Leadership Roles.
These roles are:
Program Quality Director
Club Growth Director
Division A Director
Division B Director
Division C Director
Division D Director
Please go to the District Leadership Handbook and the District Leader Competencies included in the nominations documents to find out more about the role you are interested in. We recommend that you talk to the current role holders, especially in the case of the Division Director.
The Nomination period is from Friday 11th December 2020 with nominations closing Friday 15th January 2021
You can nominate yourself, and if you know that someone else is applying for a role, please do not let this stop you from submitting your nomination. Toastmasters Rules state that the District Leadership Committee should have a minimum of 2 candidates for Club Growth Director, and each Division Director position, with a minimum of 1 candidate for both District Director and Program Quality Director
Finally, and most importantly, all Candidates (including floor candidates) must have been interviewed by the District Leadership Committee within this Toastmasters calendar year (2020/2021). This is part of the newly updated rules from Toastmasters International. Call me if you need further information if you are intending on becoming a Floor Candidate.
Below is the schedule for Nomination
Friday 11th December 2020 – District 93 Nominations open
Friday 15th January 2021 midnight (12 am) – District 93 Nominations close
Monday 18th January 2021 – Candidate Interviews commence
Monday 1st March 2021 – Candidate Interviews finish.
Friday 5th March 2021 – Candidates will have been advised by this date (At the latest) if they were successful and will be requested to supply a photo along with a short bio for the final DLC report for Report and Agenda book and website.
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th April 2021– All Candidates are requested to be at the District Council meeting. Candidates for contested positions will be asked to give a short two minute speech selling themselves to the district council members prior to the vote.
In order for your nomination to be accepted you are required to submit the “District Leader Nomination Form”, “Candidate Application form” along with the “District Leader Agreement Release form” the nominations closing date of Friday 15th January 2021.
To nominate, you need to:
Read the Candidate Campaign Guidelines, including Protocol 9.0
Read the District Leader Qualifications and Responsibilities Document
Read the Competencies for Positions
Read and complete the Nominating Form
Read and complete the Application Form
Complete the Candidate Biographical Information Form
Read and complete the Officer Agreement and Release Statement
Scan and email the completed documents and attach a head-shot photo of yourself to me, the District Leadership Chair.
All Candidate nominations/submissions are to be emailed to IPDD@District93.Org titled “Candidate Nomination”.
District 93 Leadership Committee Chair