Step Up To Leadership

District Leadership Deadlines 2020
Every year, District 42 looks for servant leaders to step up and lead our District. Have you thought about taking your skills to the next level? Are you ready?  It’s your time! Time to stretch yourself and consider serving as a District Leader on the 2020-2021 District Executive Committee.  Nominations are now open!  The District leadership term begins July 1, 2020 and ends June 30, 2021.  For all nominations and nomination questions, please e-mail
STEP 1: Decide How to Serve
Review the document District Leader Qualifications and Responsibilities (PDF) from Toastmasters International to decide how you wish to serve your fellow Toastmasters. It gives you an overview of each district officer role. The document District Leader Competencies (PDF) describes the expected skills, knowledge, and characteristics of district officers.  Take a look at your personal and professional development goals and see which role serves YOU best.
Not quite ready yet?  Contact your Club President, Area Director or Division Director and let them know you are interested!  There are club roles, Pathways projects, area, division and district projects that you can assist with to help you get ready!  Click here for a few opportunities to get you started!
STEP 2: Get Nominated
After you select an office, it’s time to get nominated. You can nominate any active Toastmaster in good standing in our district – including yourself. Yes, you may definitely nominate yourself and the process is simple. Just fill out the District Leader Nominating Form and submit to the District Leadership Committee ( before the deadline for the coming year.
The District Leadership Committee (DLC) is seeking Nominations for the 2020-21 District term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021 for the following elected positions:
  • District Director
  • Program Quality Director
  • Club Growth Director
  • Division Directors:
  • Calgary AB – A, C, E, F
  • Southern AB – D
  • Southern SK – B
Deadline for candidates to declare intent to run (nomination forms) is February 29, 2020.
Election of Officers will take place at the District Council meeting at the Spring Convention May 2nd, 2020, in Lethbridge, AB.
The following positions are appointed by the District Director and open for nomination for the District term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021:
  • Administration Manager
  • Finance Manager
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Area Directors (approximately 28 positions available in various locations near you across Southern AB and Southern SK)
Deadline for nomination forms is March 31, 2020.
These Officers will be appointed by the District Director in May, 2020.
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