Where leaders are made

Call for District Leaders

YOU are needed!

Do you want to be part of an amazing team of District 68 leaders?  Serving as a District leader is a great responsibility and an exciting opportunity.  The success of our District, our clubs, and our members depends on how well our District leaders execute their roles and responsibilities.  We need YOU!  Challenge yourself by stepping up and discovering the leader in you.

Each year, usually from November through January, District 68 accepts nominations for elected and appointed District Officer positions.  These positions provide opportunities to enhance your leadership skills and expand your Toastmasters expertise.

International President’s Call for District Candidates

District Leader Roles, Competencies, Qualifications, and Responsibilities

In order to lead effectively, you must first know your role as a District leader.  Having a clear understanding of your role, competencies, qualification, and responsibilities are essential to your success and the success of the District.

The terms of all District leaders shall commence at midnight on July 1 and end on the following June 30, at 11:59 pm.  A complete term is defined as having served at least from September 1 through June 30.  Those assuming office after September 1 do not qualify as having served a full term.

The following resources will help you learn more about District leader roles, competencies, qualification, responsibilities, and more:

District Elected Positions

  • District Director
  • Program Quality Director
  • Club Growth Director
  • Division Directors

Candidate Process to File Intent to Run for District Office

Candidates for elected positions must declare intention to run by February 15, email forms listed below to taofeeq@gmail.com, and participate in the District Leadership Committee (DLC) nominating interviews.  Self-nominations are accepted and encouraged. 

District Leader Nominating Form District Leader Agreement and Release Statement Candidate Application 

Recent High Resolution Professional Photo/Headshot

  • List of Toastmaster Offices You Have Held
  • Login to Toastmasters.org
  • Scroll to “My Education and Achievement” section and click on “Achievement Board” tile
  • Click on “Offices Held” tile
  • Click the “Print” button 
  • Verify the print destination indicates “Adobe PDF” (if not, click down arrow and click “Save as PDF
  • Click “Print” button to save to your device

Elections take place at our annual District Council Meeting on April 27th, 2024.

Candidate Tool Kit

Protocol 9.0 District Campaigns and Elections

Toastmasters International Elections Toolkit

Please review some additional election resources below.

District Appointed Positions

  • Administration Manager
  • Area Directors
  • Finance Manager
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Various Committee Chairs and Committees*

 

*NOTE:  Committee chairs and committees do not qualify for one year of District service; however these appointments can be used for Pathways projects if approved by your Club Vice President Education.