District Leadership Awards

Toastmaster of the Year 'Doug Anderson Award'

History and Purpose

Presented annually to a District 96 Toastmaster who makes a significant contribution to the goals and mission of the District.  The Immediate Past District Director chooses the recipient.  The top District Officers and the Division and Area Directors are not eligible for this award.

This award was named in honor of Doug Anderson, DTM.  Doug is a past District Governor and longtime Toastmaster in both District 96 and District 21.


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Marg Hope, DTM
  • 2015/16 – Sharookh Daroowala, DTM
  • 2014/15 – Mike Carr, DTM

 

 

Rookie of the Year

History and Purpose

Presented annually to a Toastmaster who makes a significant contribution to the goals and mission of the District. The recipient must have been a member for less than two years as of June 30 of the current year.  The Immediate Past District Director chooses the recipient.  The top District Officers and the Division and Area Directors are not eligible for this award.


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Linda Lee
  • 2015/16 – Joe da Silva, DTM
  • 2014/15 –

 

 

LEO Award


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Sheila Cameron, DTM
  • 2015/16 – Eleanor Kroeger
  • 2014/15 – Assinta Fung

 

 

Unsung Hero Award


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Camilo Reyes
  • 2015/16 – Vladimira Horvathova, DTM
  • 2014/15 – Valerie Watt

 

 

Area Director of the Year Award

History and Purpose

Presented annually to the Area Director with the most outstanding performance in membership building and retention, education/training, leadership and other areas critical to the success of District 96. The recipient must have served as an Area Director in District 96 during the past year.  The Immediate Past District Director chooses the recipient.


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Joyce Hadland-Wesenberg (Area D42)
  • 2015/16 – Pete Koat (Area N70)
  • 2014/15 – Vladimira Horvathova, DTM (Area H72)

 

Division Director of the Year Award

History and Purpose

Presented annually to the Division Director with the most outstanding performance in membership building and retention, education/training, leadership and other areas critical to the success of District 96. The recipient must have served as a Division Director in District 96 during the past year.  The Immediate Past District Director chooses the recipient.


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Carole Murphy (Division M)
  • 2015/16 – Brad Marko (Division M)
  • 2014/15 – Tom Ireland (Division D)

 

 

District Director Award

History and Purpose

Presented annually to the Immediate Past District Director in recognition for the leadership they provided to District 96.


Past Recipients

  • 2016/17 – Kerry Deschamps, DTM
  • 2015/16 – Kusayla Nathan, DTM
  • 2014/15 – Gene Vickers, DTM