Joan K. Moore, Distinguished Toastmaster, Elected Toastmasters Chicagoland District Governor
PR Log - Jul 11, 2012 - Joan K. Moore, Distinguished Toastmaster, will serve as Toastmasters International District 30 Chicagoland District Governor from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013 overseeing 229 Toastmasters clubs throughout Cook, DeKalb, Lake, and McHenry counties.
Moore, born in Burkesville, Kentucky, currently lives in Schaumburg, Illinois. Moore is employed as a Supervisory Investigator for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago. Moore is also a professor at Keller Graduate School of Management and has trained numerous students in fraud and forensic accounting. Additionally, she teaches the Becker CPA Review course which helps students pass the CPA exam.
Moore originally joined Toastmasters to improve her communication skills and later reaped the benefits of leadership development. In 2010 - 2011, Moore was recognized with the Excellence in Marketing Award from Toastmasters International for her contributions in membership development. She was ranked 6th in the world for her efforts. In 2011 - 2012, Moore was recognized by Toastmasters International with the Excellence in Education and Training award.
“I feel very privileged to have this leadership opportunity and to be able to serve District 30” said Moore. As the chief executive officer for District 30, Moore will lead the District in fostering strong clubs and helping individuals discover and enjoy the benefits of Toastmasters Communication and Leadership educational programs. Moore strives to model leadership, exhibit proficient communication skills, and foster teamwork within each of her organizational roles.
District 30 is excited to have Joan at the helm, and is looking forward to an exciting Toastmasters year!
About Toastmasters International Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Founded in October 1924, the organization currently has more than 270,000 members in 13,000 clubs in 116 countries. Each week, Toastmasters helps more than a quarter million people of every ethnicity, education and profession build their competence in communication so they can gain the confidence to lead others. District 30 includes over 220 clubs in the Chicago area. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit www.toastmasters.org and District 30 website http://d30toastmasters.org.