District 26 - Serving Colorado, Wyoming and western Nebraska
District Officer Nominations

The District Leadership Committee (DLC) is no longer accepting applications for elective office. 

District 26 is pleased to announce that nominations for elective offices are now being accepted within the guidelines set forth by Toastmasters International. Please refer to Protocol 9.0 for complete campaign guidelines.

Application Procedures

The 2020-2021 District Offices will be filled during District Council elections at the Spring Conference. All applications and forms can be downloaded from Toastmasters International’s ELECTIONS TOOLKIT.

Applications need to be submitted using the appropriate forms to District Leadership Committee Chair Marcia Wood via e-mail:

Please read the Call for Nominations to learn more about elected and appointed District Officer Positions. You might also like to review the District Leader Competencies.

Please download, fill in, and email all four forms:

  1. Candidate Application (Note: the new form requires a photo and a list of offices held to be sent with the application. Please send head/shoulder picture. For a list of offices held, login to and click on your name at the top of the page.
  2. District Leader Nominating Form
  3. District Leader Biographical Info
  4. Officer Agreement and Release Statement

Elected District Officers

The Elected Positions are as follows:

Executive Leadership (aka The Trio)

  • District Director
  • Program Quality Director
  • Club Growth Director


Senior Level Leadership

  • Denver Division Director
  • Eastern Division Director
  • Foothills Division Director
  • Metro Division Director
  • Northern Division Director
  • Southern Division Director
  • Urban Division Director
  • Western Division Director


  • February 2, 2020 – Deadline to submit forms to Marcia Wood, DLC chair
  • March 21, 2020 – DLC announces nominated candidates to District Director
  • April 4, 2020 – Nominated candidates released on D26 website
  • April 25, 2020 – Floor candidates declaration deadline
  • May 2, 2020 – Election

Appointed (Non-elected) District Officers

The following District Officer positions are available for the upcoming Toastmaster year. The incoming District Director will appoint candidates to the various positions.

        Mid-Level Leadership

Area Director: 42 positions


Denver: 6 Area Directors


Metro: 5 Area Directors


Urban: 6 Area Directors


Eastern: 6 Area Directors


Northern: 4 Area Directors


Western: 5 Area Directors


Foothills: 5 Area Directors


Southern: 5 Area Directors


Finance Manager


Administration Manager


Public Relations Manager


Incumbents wishing to re-enlist for consideration for another term in appointed district officer positions are highly encouraged to do so. The District still needs you and will benefit greatly from your experience! Incumbents seeking other appointed positions other than the positions they are currently serving or served in the past are also encouraged to submit new applications as well.

Appointed (Non-elected) District Leadership Positions

The following Appointed District Leadership positions do not receive education credit for serving. These awesome District Leaders have a passion for Toastmasters. They volunteer their time and skills to help District 26 achieve our mission. The incoming District Director will also appoint people to fill these positions. Would you like to help?

  • Newsletter/Blog Editor
  • Social Media Chair
  • Speakers Bureau Chair
  • Webmaster
  • Technology Lead
  • Logistics Manager
  • Volunteer Chair
  • Web Team
  • Tech Team
  • Extension Chair
  • Retention Chair
District Leader Responsibilities
Uphold the governing documents of Toastmasters International
Foster an atmosphere of enjoyment, teamwork and dedication in the spirit of learning, growing and achieving.
Work to fulfill the district mission
Strive to achieve recognition in the Distinguished District Program.
Prepare your successor to assume office.
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