Grand Canyon Echoes

Stories, advice, tips, and perspectives from the members of District 3 Toastmasters in Arizona.

008: Meet the 2019-2020 District 3 Trio

July 15th, 2019

(Recorded July 13, 2019) This episode features District 3's newly elected senior officers: Jim Eng, DTM, District Director; Peter Salazar, DTM, Program Quality Director; and David Hopper, DTM, Club Growth Director. We met following the District Executive Committee meeting to discuss the role of the "Trio" and what we can look forward to in District 3 in the coming year.

007: Tim & Rose Swearingen, “Session 1, Our Toastmasters Beginnings”

June 14th, 2019

This is the first of several interesting conversations with Past International Director Tim Swearingen, DTM and Past Region Advisor Rose Swearingen, DTM. In this initial session, Tim and Rose talk about how they got started in Toastmasters and began to develop as leaders in District 3.

006: Brenda Smull, “Confessions of a Longtime Toastmaster”

May 14th, 2019

Brenda Smull, DTM, PRA shares her insights as a longtime Toastmaster with Karen Nowicki of Phoenix Business Radio. Recorded in Phoenix at the 2018 Spring Conference

005: Robert Bush, “A Commitment to Growing Club Membership”

May 13th, 2019

 While attending the 2018 District 3 Toastmasters spring Conference, Phoenix Business Radio's Karen Nowicki spoke with Robert Bush, ACB, ALB, Agave Area A4 Director, and Agave Division Director Elect.

004: Wanda Ganjehsani, “The Fundamentals of Adult Learning”

May 13th, 2019

At the 2018 District 3 Toastmasters Spring Conference, Phoenix Business Radio's Karen Nowicki caught up with “The Fundamentals of Adult Learning” speaker Wanda Ganjehsani, CC.

003: Patricia Fripp, “THE Presentation Skills Expert”

May 13th, 2019

Karen Nowicki from Phoenix Business Radio was on hand at the 2018 District 3 Toastmasters Spring Conference in Phoenix, Arizona and took time to interview THE Presentation Skills Expert, Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE. Patricia was the featured keynote speaker at the 2018 conference. www.fripp.com

002: Randy & Kevin Tudor, “Wish we had joined Toastmasters sooner!”

May 13th, 2019

Karen Nowicki of Phoenix  Business radio was at the 2018 District 3 Spring Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. In this episode, she interviews the dynamic father and son Toastmaster team of Randy Tudor, ACB, ALB, Navajo Area 5 Director, and Navajo Division Director Elect, and Kevin Tudor, CC, ALB, Verde Area 5 Director and Verde Division Director Elect. 

001: Don Griffith, “Perspectives of a Toastmasters Veteran”

May 13th, 2019

In May 2018, Karen Nowicki of Phoenix Business Radio recorded live interviews with Toastmasters attending the annual Spring Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. This interview with Past International Director Don Griffith was the first of several recorded at the conference.