Kenneth "Ken" Bernard, DTM
Is the first person outside of North America to win the World Championship of Public Speaking.
Originally from Jamaica, Ken migrated to Australia, and joined Toastmasters. In 1982, he won the World Championship of Public Speaking.
Come along to hear his story, and welcome the person who set the stage for all future international winners from outside North America!
Willie Jones EC5
Aloha! Willie Jones is 1997 Winner of the World Championship of Public Speaking.
He represented Hawaii, USA and remains the only winner from District 49 to have won public speaking's most coveted prize.
Willie will share his journey!
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Linda O'Neil is a leader in Toastmasters, an IT professional, plus a volunteer leader with American Cancer Society's Relay For Life and Bark For Life events. She understands the role motivation plays in all her endeavors for both herself and those she leads and mentors.