Nigel Smith, DTM

I feel limitless when I have full trust and respect and can use that positive energy of the people around me to push beyond the envelope, seeking forgiveness rather than permission. Nigel is an Agile Project Management Coach at one of silicon valley’s fastest growing private tech companies, Sitetracker, Immediate Past Director of Professional Development … Read more

Lenka Pagan

I feel limitless every time I am with my loving partner. Once, over 18 years ago, Lenka found herself trapped in a cycle of unhealthy eating habits. She relied on tinned foods, microwave meals, and indulged heavily in chocolate, consuming multiple bars daily. Blaming lack of time and money, she neglected her health, only to … Read more

Rob Peck

I feel limitless in Toastmasters! Toastmasters has helped me realize what is really important in life. Rob Peck has been a member of Toastmasters International for over 40 years. During that time he has won, and judged, speech contests at Club, Area, Division and District levels; served in many different Toastmasters executive positions including, but … Read more

Jillian Haslam

I experience a sense of boundless potential when I participate in Toastmaster meetings. This feeling arises from witnessing individuals who initially struggle to speak a single word in a room full of people while others have overcome significant challenges and yet there are those who have achieved remarkable success. Reflecting on this spectrum of experiences, … Read more

Linda-Marie Miller

Linda-Marie is a professional speaker, a certified experiential trainer and an ICF certified coach. As a professional speaker, Linda-Marie has spoken in 42 countries on Speaking, Mastery in Action, Authentic Leadership and Creating One Shared Humanity. Linda-Marie is a two-time finalist in the World Championship of Public Speaking and in 2020 she took home the … Read more

Rich Hopkins, DTM

I feel limitless when I’m in front of an audience Rich Hopkins has been in Toastmasters for 25 years in three Districts throughout Washington, Utah, and Colorado. In addition to his speaking all over the world in our organization, including ever District in the world in 2020, he’s a TEDx veteran, the author of three … Read more

Verity Price, WCPS, DTM, AS

I feel limitless when I’m helping people find the gold in their own story and seeing the joy it brings them Verity Price is someone who approaches life a little differently. She’s gone from walking 1200km across France & Spain in hiking boots in memory of her parents, to performing in high heels to packed … Read more

Jeffrey Grace

Jeffrey Grace’s journey through the world of public speaking began backstage in 1994, as an events technician at the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, East Sussex. From orchestrating lights behind the scenes, he transitioned to standing beneath them! His professional journey commenced with navigating the intricacies of sales and marketing, embarking on door-to-door ventures that ultimately … Read more

Ashu Sharma

I feel limitless after finishing my journaling routine in the morning.  Favourite Quote Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw Playwright and critic