District Officer Nominations
Nominations for 2018-2019 District 26 Offices
Update: Nominations for elected position are closed and the Candidates are now listed
Applications are still being accepted for Appointed poisitions
Elected District Officers
Elected District Officers receive credit towards their Advanced Leader Silver (ALS) educational award when they actively serve 12 months. The 2018-2019 District Offices will be filled via elections during the Business Meeting at the Annual Conference.
District 26 is pleased to announce that the candidates for elected office have been nominated and that the campaign period is now closed for all candidates including candidates wishing to run from the floor at the District Council election during the Spring Conference. Elected positions include any of the seven Division Director positions, Club Growth Director, Program Quality Director and District Director (as shown below).
Candidates must meet all qualifications and submit all completed forms (see “nomination and application procedures”) to be rendered eligible for nomination. All floor candidates are free to campaign alongside nominated candidates in all public areas designated for such activities within the guidelines set forth by Toastmasters Int’l and District 26 as applicable. Floor candidates are required as a minimum to submit the Officer Agreement and Release Form to Immediate Past District Director (IPDD) Darryle Brown, District Leadership Chair, at IPDD1718@D26Leaders.org. as soon as they begin campaigning to confirm intent to run for elected office.
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
As mentioned before, qualified candidates may run-from-the-floor during the Business Meeting.
- Proof of membership in good standing in a club in good standing via a screen capture from Toastmasters International on your profile.
- Proof of offices held as per the requirement for the desired office. A screen capture from Toastmasters International form your profile Offices Held.
- Complete and sign the Officer Agreement & Release Form.
Appointed (Non-elected) District Officers
Appointed District Officers receive credit towards their Advanced Leader Silver (ALS) educational award when they actively serve 12 months. The following District Officer positions are available for the 2018-2019 Toastmaster year. The incoming District Director will appoint candidates to the various positions.
Area Director: 43 positions
Denver: 6 Area Directors
Metro: 5 Area Directors
Urban: 6 Area Directors
Eastern: 7 Area Directors
Northern: 4 Area Directors
Western: 5 Area Directors
Foothills: 4 Area Directors
Southern: 6 Area Directors
Appointed (Non-elected) District Officers
Public Relations Manager
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?
Social Media Chair
Speakers Bureau Chair
Quality Events Chair
Division Extension Coordinator (8 positions available, one per Division)
Division Retention Coordinator (8 positions available, one per Division)
*The District is in critical need of applicants/CHAMPION VOLUNTEERS for eight Club Extension Coordinators and eight Club Retention Coordinators to service the growth and club retention needs of each division in the District. This is YOUR opportunity to serve the district at a higher level if you meet qualifications or to refer others who are eligible for consideration. Please submit your forms or referrals for consideration today.
Incumbents wishing to re-enlist for consideration for another term in appointed district officer positions (such as Area Directors, Extension and Retention Coordinators) 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.
Nomination and Application Procedures
Nominations and applications must be submitted using the designated forms (listed below) to Immediate Past District Director (IPDD) Darryle Brown, DTM, District Leadership Committee Chair, via e-mail: IPDD1718@D26Leaders.org
Please read the Call for Nomination to learn more about elected and appointed District Officer Positions. When submitting a nomination please download, fill in, and email all four forms:
- Candidate Application (Note: the new form requires a photo and a list offices held to be sent with the application. Please send head/shoulder picture. For a list of offices held, login to www.toastmasters.org and click on MyToastmasters.
- Candidate-Nomination-Form-2018 (doc)
- Candidate-Nomination-Form-2018 (pdf)
- Candidate-Experience-Form-2018 (doc)
- Candidate-Experience-Form-2018 (pdf)