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District Leadership

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District 48 Leadership 2017-18

Vijayn Nair, DTM x2
Vijayn Nair, DTM x2 District Director, District 48
The District 48 director is responsible for directly overseeing and managing the district’s day-to-day operations, finances, and human resources. Fortunately, you have a team of district leaders to help you fulfill these responsibilities.
Cathy Naabe, DTM x2
Cathy Naabe, DTM x2Program Quality Director, District 48
The program quality director, you are responsible for all aspects of education and training within the district. This includes supporting quality club programming efforts, promoting the Distinguished Club Program, and planning and executing the district conference.
Emily Drenberg, DTM x3
Emily Drenberg, DTM x3Club Growth Director, District 48
The club growth director is responsible for all aspects of marketing, club-building, and member- and club-retention efforts within the district. This includes defining an overall marketing strategy for the district, developing outreach and retention efforts with existing community and corporate clubs, and penetrating new markets. Additionally, the club growth director supports challenged clubs and helps them to reach Distinguished status.
Brenda Alloco, DTM
Brenda Alloco, DTM Immediate Past District Director and District Leadership Chair, District 48

Our District 48 Administrative Team Members

Christopher Pritchard, DTM
Christopher Pritchard, DTMPublic Relations Manager
The public relations manager is are responsible for coordinating publicity efforts in the district. By establishing and maintaining lines of communication between the district and its members, as well as between the district and the public, this officer works to increase awareness of Toastmasters through all available media.
Sampath Narayanan, DTM
Sampath Narayanan, DTMAdministration Manager
The administration manager is responsible for maintaining the historical records of the district, recording and distributing meeting minutes, and otherwise maintaining accurate, timely records of district business.
Zain Nensey
Zain NenseyFinance Manager
The finance manager is tasked with the fiscal oversight and management of the district. The finance manager works closely with the district director, program quality director, and club growth director to ensure that the district is making cost-effective decisions—within policy—that result in effective fiscal management.
Ramesh Sarkkarai
Ramesh SarkkaraiWebmaster, Co-Chair
Gayle Williams, DTM
Gayle Williams, DTMWebmaster, Co-Chair
Kathy Furbush, DTM
Kathy Furbush, DTMWebsite Editor
Chris Doherty
Chris DohertyLogistics Manager
Open Position
Open PositionDistrict Photographer
Chris Conley
Chris ConleyDistrict Videographer
Jennifer Lin
Jennifer LinDistrict Newsletter Chair
Open Position
Open PositionClub Coach Chair
Gale West, DTM
Gale West, DTMClub Extension Chair-South
Sam Abrahani, DTM
Sam Abrahani, DTMClub Extension Chair - North
Open Position
Open PositionClub Extension Chair-West
Jane Strong, DTM
Jane Strong, DTMFall Conference Co-Chair
Jeff Thomas, DTM
Jeff Thomas, DTMFall Conference Co-Chair
Debi Frock, DTM
Debi Frock, DTMSpring Conference Co-Chair
Gayle Williams, DTM
Gayle Williams, DTMSpring Conference Co-Chair
Ron Rice, DTM
Ron Rice, DTMPathways Chief Ambassador
John Baldwin
John BaldwinEventbite Chair
Freeman Morey
Freeman MoreyDistrict Chief Judge
James Simms
James SimmsClub Research Chair

District 48 Division Directors

Robyn Featherston
Robyn FeatherstonDivision A Director
Gina Lovick
Gina LovickDivision B Director
Steve Hendershott
Steve HendershottDivision C Director
Kwamena Sankah
Kwamena SankahDivision D Director
Linda Ruescher
Linda RuescherDivision E Director
Amanda Figueroa
Amanda FigueroaDivision F Director
Cherie Haslup
Cherie HaslupDivision G Director
Daniel Cruz
Daniel CruzDivision H Director

District 48 Area Directors

Lourdes Farnum
Lourdes FarnumArea 10 Director, Division A
Jeannette Sweeney
Jeannette SweeneyArea 11 Director, Division A
Donna Geeratisoontorn
Donna GeeratisoontornArea 12 Director, Division A
Daisy Farnum
Daisy FarnumArea 13 Director, Division A
Glenn Erickson
Glenn EricksonArea 20 Director, Division B
Gilbert Pinney
Gilbert PinneyArea 21 Director, Division B
Brandt DeForrest
Brandt DeForrestArea 22 Director, Division B
Theodore Shelly
Theodore ShellyArea 23 Director, Division B
Christine Muren
Christine MurenArea 30 Director, Division C
Barbara Desimone
Barbara DesimoneArea 31 Director, Division C
Teresa Norton
Teresa NortonArea 32 Director, Division C
Kurt Daley
Kurt DaleyArea 33 Director, Division C
Paula Sullivan
Paula SullivanArea 34 Director, Division C
Mildre Hood
Mildre HoodArea 40 Director, Division D
Dean DiLeo
Dean DiLeoArea 41 Director, Division D
Murali Nekkanti
Murali NekkantiArea 42 Director, Division D
Martin Spencer
Martin SpencerArea 43 Director, Division D
Wendell East
Wendell EastArea 44 Director, Division D
Jill Baldwin
Jill BaldwinArea 50 Director, Division E
Elizabeth Tatum
Elizabeth Tatum Area 51 Director, Division E
Joshua Hunziger
Joshua HunzigerArea 52 Director, Division E
Claudia Mitchell-Mcleod
Claudia Mitchell-McleodArea 53 Director, Division E
Dewitt Bruce
Dewitt BruceArea 60 Director, Division F
Angelina Alexander
Angelina AlexanderArea 61 Director, Division F
John Christ
John ChristArea 62 Director, Division F
Verlyn Forde-Drummond
Verlyn Forde-DrummondArea 63 Director, Division F
Stefanie Beck
Stefanie BeckArea 70 Director, Division G
Kelly Haslup
Kelly HaslupArea 71 Director, Division G
Jan Chester
Jan ChesterArea 72 Director, Division G
Aurea Denton
Aurea DentonArea 73 Director, Division G
Christine Johnes
Christine JohnesArea 74 Director, Division G
Philip Cruz
Philip CruzArea 80 Director, Division H
Greg Kleist
Greg KleistArea 81 Director, Division H
Anne Hagan
Anne HaganArea 82 Director, Division H
Ragnhild Sunde
Ragnhild SundeArea 83 Director, Division H
Wendy Wahlstedt
Wendy WahlstedtArea 84 Director, Division H