2015-2017 Board of Directors

International President

Jim Kokocki

Jim Kokocki, DTM, is an entrepreneur and business consultant residing in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. As a volunteer, he is a member of the board at L’Arche Saint John, part of a worldwide network of communities for people with intellectual disabilities. He also serves as Director of Business Development for Mudge Engineering Associates. Kokocki previously worked at telecommunications provider Bell Aliant and its related companies for 30 years. He recently completed a master’s degree in business administration at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John.

Kokocki has also worked with other volunteer organizations, including the Saint John Board of Trade where he served as co-chair of its Business Education Committee. For other organizations, he delivers presentations on leadership, protecting self-esteem, managing conflict, business modeling, and public relations and marketing.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 27 years, Kokocki served on the Board of Directors from 2002 to 2004. In addition to having held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters, Kokocki also attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

"Over the years, I've met many people who tell me that their Toastmasters membership enabled them to hone skills that were important to their success personally and professionally. I look forward to serving and leading the organization's efforts to extend our reach and provide communication and leadership skills to even more people around the world," he says.

As International President, Kokocki is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide the organization in fulfilling its mission.

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International President-Elect

Mike Storkey

Mike Storkey, DTM, of North Queensland, Australia, is a business trainer and coach at Storkeys’ Team, a business he co-founded in 2005. He assists small businesses in the development of strategic business plans and trains members of local government bodies throughout the Queensland area. He also hosts seminars in change management, time management, team building and leadership, particularly for regional councils and other organizations. Storkey also works in real estate, being a licensed real estate agent. He holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

Storkey is the former founding president of the Whitsunday Chamber of Commerce. He garnered recognition as a Paul Harris Fellow for his service to the Rotary Club of Airlie Beach.

A dedicated Toastmaster for almost 25 years, Storkey has remained an active member of several clubs since 1990. He served as the inaugural mentor officer for his district, and continues to be committed to mentoring. He served on the Toastmasters International Board of Directors from 2010 to 2012 and has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters. Storkey has also attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

He says, “The skills I developed in Toastmasters—from helping others, working as a team and developing a vision in order to reach a common goal—have made me better equipped to tackle leadership opportunities both in my private and professional life.”

As International President-elect, Storkey is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, he develops and supports and the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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First Vice President

Balraj Arunasalam

Balraj Arunasalam, DTM, of Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka, is founder and chief executive of Gemtrans Engineering Company, a maker of industrial belts. He also serves as President of the Iyyappan Temple management board and as Vice President of the Aarunadu Velalar Society of Sri Lanka. He also belongs to the local Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club.

In 2011, Arunasalam helped establish an English course for Rural Voices Unlimited, a project designed to educate youth in rural Sri Lanka. His work earned him an award from the U.S. Embassy in Colombo. Arunasalam holds an advanced level General Certificate of Education from Trinity College in Kandy, Sri Lanka, and is earning a master’s degree through the Australian Institute of Business Administration.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 26 years, Arunasalam is a member of five clubs, including the Colombo Toastmasters club. He served on the Toastmasters Board of Directors from 2011 to 2015. He has held a number of distinguished leadership positions within the organization and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in Toastmasters.

“Toastmasters is a way of life,” he says. “It helped me understand the philosophy of leadership, to give and receive respect, and to be humble.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Arunasalam is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop and support the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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Second Vice President

George Yen

Lark Doley, DTM, of Jonestown, Texas, is a senior training coordinator for MAXIMUS, where she has worked since 2007. She manages the professional development strategy for the MAXIMUS Texas Project, which includes webinars, computerbased training and instructor-led workshops. As chief executive of Second Wave, Inc., a company she founded in 1987, Doley led a team that manufactured hardware peripheral devices for Apple Macintosh products.

A lighthouse homeowner, Doley served as secretary of the Lighthouse Estates Homeowners Association. She also served as president of the Metropolitan Breakfast Club, an Austin business group that meets weekly and features business and government speakers presenting topical issues of importance to the city and state.

Doley graduated with honors from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and German. She continued her education studying business management at St. Edward’s University in Austin, and mathematics at the University of Houston–Clear Lake, in Houston, Texas.

A Toastmaster for 25 years, Doley is a member of two clubs, including her home club in Pflugerville, Texas, the Arthur Storer club that was chartered in honor of her father-in-law after his death in 1997. Doley has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Doley says, “I have used my improved communication and leadership skills to found and lead a successful company. I now have the privilege to work for a company where I use my skills daily to teach others.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Doley is a “working ambassador” for the organization. She works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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Immediate Past International President

Mohammed Murad

Mohammed Murad, DTM of Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), is an entrepreneur and Managing Director of three companies. He holds an MBA and a Master of Quality Management degree from the University of Wollongong in New South Wales, Australia. He is also a graduate of the City of Dubai’s Leadership Development Program, and has received training at Harvard, London Business School and the Singapore School of Government. Along with extensive experience in global marketing and branding, Murad has more than 28 years of experience at the director and chief executive officer levels in emergency medical services management, human resource development and strategic planning for organizations.

A dedicated Toastmaster since 1996, Murad has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within the organization, and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

Murad says Toastmasters will always be important in his life. “I am excited by the opportunity to give back to the organization that has given me so much.”

As an officer on the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Murad is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 1

Margaret Page, DTM

Margaret Page, DTM, of Tsawwassen, and Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada, is a business owner, operator and investor. She founded and co-founded several companies, including Westminster Property Management Ltd., Precision Contractors Ltd., Etiquette Page Enterprises and Beyond the Page Coaching and Training Ltd. Assuming the duties of president, she also oversees planning and hiring, and she crafts each company’s vision. Page is active in a Lean In group, where she mentors professional women on career growth.

Page earned a degree in business management and accounting at Lakeland College, Lloydminster, Alberta. She has participated in various programs for trainers and educators at different institutes. Page helped create the Sunshine Coast Women’s Municipal Campaign School where she served as director, board member and chair of the organization that gives women the tools to participate in local politics. While Page served as fund development chair for a community foundation, endowments increased from $400,000 to $1.9 million. She also served as vice chair for the District of Sechelt Arts, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee.

A Toastmaster since 2003, Page is a member of four clubs, including her home club, Advanced Speakers Club in Vancouver, British Columbia, since 2012. She has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Page says, “Toastmasters transforms people’s lives as we hold each other to a higher standard and lift each other up. It has absolutely opened up doors of opportunity that I wouldn’t have even imagined for myself.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Page is a “working ambassador” for the organization. She works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 2

Gloria Shishido Gloria Shishido, DTM, of Kailua, Hawaii, retired from Queen's Medical Center after 38 years in clinical laboratory and human resource management. She now works as a project coordinator for the Hawaii State Center for Nursing in Honolulu, Hawaii. In this role, she coordinates two state-wide collaborative programs, the Hawaii Nurse Residency Program and the Centralized Clinical Placement System. Shishido holds a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.

A Toastmaster for 16 years, Shishido is a member of several clubs, including the Queen’s Medical Center club in Honolulu, Hawaii. She has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters, and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

"Leading volunteers in a collaborative, consensus-building team without any monetary incentives or the ability to discipline, I’ve learned to be courageous in dealing with difficult situations,” she says.

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Shishido is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, she develops and supports the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 3

>Crystal D. Allbritton

Crystal D. Allbritton, DTM, of San Antonio, Texas, is an organizational development and talent acquisition consultant. She is President and Principle Consultant of Professional Coaching Consultants, LLC, in San Antonio, a company she began with partners in 2009. She led her firm’s organizational development projects focusing on talent acquisition and talent development, with a special emphasis on military hiring and nonprofit development. Her company was recognized for assisting clients in becoming employers for veterans and their spouses. In 2013, she received the Golden Laurel Medal for Non-Profit Development, and the book to which she contributed, An American Crisis: Veteran Unemployment became a best-seller. She received a Pioneer Award for her developmental coaching model for corporate and nonprofit boards.

Allbritton earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration at Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu, Hawaii. She went on to study marketing for nonprofits at Baylor University’s Hankhamer School of Business in Waco, Texas. An active volunteer, Allbritton serves on the board as secretary for Warriors to the Workforce, a nonprofit she co-founded in 2011. She is a Paul Harris fellow and foundation alumni in Rotary International. Allbritton has held multiple board positions with the Association of the United States Army, The Military Family Coalition and Women in Technology in San Antonio, and she is active in her church.

A Toastmaster for five years, Allbritton is a member of five clubs. She has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

Allbritton says, “When other organizations turned me away saying I was qualified to serve but too young to lead, Toastmasters threw the door wide open saying, ‘You’re welcome here! This is where leaders are made.’ Opportunity led to success, and success to confidence. People search for their own confidence their entire lives, missing it every time they pass the doors to a Toastmasters meeting. I was lucky enough to enter unsure and leave empowered taking my business to new heights.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Allbritton is a “working ambassador” for the organization. She works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 4

Joan Watson

Joan Watson, DTM, of Stacy, Minnesota, has experience in team leadership. For example, she led a diverse team to increase one company’s customer satisfaction rate from 20 percent to 90 percent within one year. This accomplishment was recognized by the company CEO. Watson is a certified master gardener through the University of Minnesota Extension Office.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 15 years; she is a member of two clubs, St. Paul Speakers and Crest in Minnesota. She has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

“The opportunity to receive focused and specific feedback with the opportunity to improve is a key benefit of my Toastmasters experience,” she says.

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Watson is a “working ambassador” for the organization. She works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 5

Magnus Jansson

Magnus Jansson, DTM, of Indianapolis, Indiana, has worked for 25 years in global companies in the food industry. As a project engineer for Nestle USA for the last four years, he manages capital investments from approximately $20,000 to $30 million. Jansson specializes in project management, formulating solutions based on strategic directions. A former engineering manager, he formulated sustainability and growth strategies for the organizations where he worked, and in 10 years he built a respected engineering team from the ground up.

While studying at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana, Jansson earned a master of business administration degree, and continued his education to obtain a master certificate in project management from the University of Colorado. He was certified as a Project Management Professional by the Project Management Institute and earned a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt through Purdue University. He served four years on the board for the Mary Rigg Neighborhood Center, an organization that focuses on inner-city poverty in Indianapolis.

A Toastmaster for eight years, Jansson is a member of three clubs, including his home club, Greenwood Woodman Toastmasters in Indianapolis, which he joined in 2007. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Jansson says, “Toastmasters is an organization that helps me practice and define my communication and leadership philosophiesand skills. As a leader, the organization is fundamental for my continuous growth.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Jansson is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 6

Ross Mackay

Ross Mackay, DTM, of Aurora, Ontario, Canada, is an award-winning speaker, author and business leader. He helps individual and corporate clients achieve clarity, creativity and confidence in the pursuit of their goals. He has served four terms on the national board of directors of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers and is a Past President of the Toronto Chapter.

A graduate of Stow College of Engineering in his native Scotland, Ross is an acknowledged international expert in the pump engineering field who has helped companies improve the effectiveness of their processes, productivity and people.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 23 years, Mackay is a member of four clubs and has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters. He is the recipient of the prestigious Accredited Speaker award and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

He says, “Toastmasters is the finest personal development program in the world. Nowhere else can you find a group of people who come together with the express intention of helping each other grow and develop.

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Mackay is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, he develops and supports the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 7

Russell L. Drake

Russell L. Drake, DTM, of Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, is a District Manager for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio, where he has worked for 32 years. As a leader of a $16 million retail business, he directs 12 retail store managers and employs 125 associates. His work involves developing operational budgets and driving sales to achieve monthly, quarterly and annual financial results in his district.

While studying at Kentucky State University, in Frankfort, Kentucky, Drake earned a master’s degree in public affairs. As a lifetime member of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., he held the position of National Director for its Bigger and Better Business program. He also led a team of regional directors to implement business-to-business directories by state and local fraternity chapters. Drake also is a writer and photography enthusiast.

A Toastmaster for nine years, Drake has been a member of his home club, Cranberry Area Toastmasters in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, since 2006. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Drake says, “My Toastmasters experience has expanded my social network. Professionally, I have incorporated many principles gained from my club and district officer roles. My manager meetings, conference calls and presentations are now more productive and efficient.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Drake is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 8

Dennis E Wooldridge

Dennis E. Wooldridge, DTM, of Deltona, Florida, is CEO of NovelQuest Productions, a leadership training and coaching company he founded in 2010. An award-winning fiction writer and television writer and producer, Wooldridge is retired from a 30-plus year career in mass media.

Wooldridge earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Southeast Missouri State University, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He continued his education to learn multiple disciplines, including writing, strategic planning, multicultural relations and proactive change management. He chaired the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life for West Volusia, Florida. Wooldridge also served as entertainment chair and construction co-chair for Imagination Playground, a handicapaccessible play area for children in Deltona.

A dedicated Toastmaster since 2006, Wooldridge is a member of two clubs, including the OMNI Toastmasters in Heathrow, Florida. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

“The thing that continues to energize me about Toastmasters is the dramatic, positive transformations it brings into people’s lives,” he says. He lives his life around three simple daily goals: “to become more, add value to someone’s life and have fun.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Wooldridge is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 9

Steve Chen

Steve Chen, DTM, a practicing attorney from Holbrook, New York, is a Director of the County Voters Association and the Immigrant Social Services in New York City. He specializes in corporate law, real properties and criminal defense, and he has led several nonprofit organizations in areas of voting rights, educational opportunities and public safety. He is past director and chairman of General Human Outreach in the Community, a homecare provider for special needs patients.

Chen earned a law degree at Brooklyn Law School and worked as assistant district attorney in Queens County before starting his own firm in 1997, Law Offices of Steven Chen. He is recognized for his outstanding service to several organizations throughout the last 30 years. He received a Dedication of Service award from the Queens County District Attorney’s Office, a Community Service Leadership award from Flushing Central Lions Club, and a Professional Achievement and Service award from the Brooklyn Law Students Association.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 14 years, Chen is a member of three clubs. He has been a member of his home club, True Potential club in Kew Gardens, Queens County, since 2001. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Chen says, “My association with Toastmasters has allowed me to become a much more comfortable public speaker and an effective leader.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Chen is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 10

Ede D’Angelo

Ede Ferrari D'Angelo, DTM, of Orange, California, is a senior manager in the retail industry, responsible for human resource development and marketing and sales. She holds a bachelor’s degree in speech communication with an emphasis on intercultural communication from California State University Fullerton in Fullerton, California.

A dedicated Toastmaster for 27 years, Ferrari-D’Angelo is a member of two clubs, including the Anaheim Breakfast club in Anaheim, California. She has held a number of distinguished leadership positions within the organization and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in Toastmasters.

She says, “I have learned that what people want most from a leader is fairness, honesty and forthrightness. They want a leader who will create an environment where they can take risks, grow and contribute.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, D'Angelo is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, she develops and supports the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission. 

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International Director, Region 11

Teresa DukesTeresa Dukes, DTM, of Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom, is a speaker, trainer and coach at Dukes Consultancy, a company she founded in May 2009. Certified as a World Class Speech Coach, she helps individuals achieve their personal objectives and reach their full potential. Her clients include CEOs, apprentices, high school students and small- to mediumsize enterprises. Dukes also works as an associate trainer for Speakers Trust, a charitable pubic speaking organization that specializes in training and educating the not-for-profit and community sectors.

While studying at Kings College in Charlotte, North Carolina, Dukes earned a diploma in secretarial science. She continued her education to study marketing, geographical analysis and project management. She worked as a corporate director before becoming an entrepreneur.

A Toastmaster for 16 years, Dukes has been a member of her home club, Speak Easy at Martlesham in Martlesham, England, since 2004. She has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

Dukes says, “Toastmasters means courage, opportunity and challenge: the courage to share ideas where they are heard, the opportunity to develop skills at your own pace, and the challenge to help others grow.” “Together,” she says, “Toastmasters not only grow personally and professionally, but are ready and able to grow their communities and businesses as well.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Dukes is a “working ambassador” for the organization. She works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 12

Charlie Starrett

Charlie Starrett, DTM, of Rosebank, New South Wales, Australia, is a horticulturalist for Coates Horticulture in Lismore, New South Wales. He helped develop the first macadamia farm in Australia to receive Best Farms Accreditation for sustainability in production and environmental conservation. In 2009, he received the Best Practice Environmental Award from the Byron Shire Council for his energy-efficient design and construction of a post-harvest facility.

A dedicated Toastmaster for eight years, Starrett is a member of two clubs, including the Byron Cavanbah club in Bryon Bay, New South Wales, Australia. He has held a number of prominent leadership positions within the organization and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in Toastmasters. 

“Toastmasters has given me the opportunity to experience, understand and continually refine my leadership skills in a wide variety of settings and across cultures,” he says.

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Starrett is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, he develops and supports the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 13

Nagaraja RaoNagaraja Rao, DTM, of Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, is Executive Director of Ganesh Food Products Pvt. Ltd., a company he co-founded in 1993. He focuses on strategic plan development, business growth and the management of financial and human resources. A member of the Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry, he is also a founding member of the community service group Shivalli Smartha Brahmana Mahaparishath.

Rao earned a degree in electronics and telecommunications engineering at B.M.S. College of Engineering in Bengaluru. He also earned a certification in cup tasting and coffee roasting technology. He joined the executive committee of the Indian Coffee Trade Association and served as vice president of the United Coffee Association of India. He was also a member of the executive committee of the Karnataka State Rifle Association.

A Toastmaster for 13 years, Rao has been a member of his home club, Mecon Communication club in Bengaluru, since 2002. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of achievement in the organization.

He says, “Toastmasters is a lifelong journey of personal growth and professional success. It is a platform to interact and learn with diverse people and cultures. Members enable each other to be the best possible version of themselves.”

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Rao is a “working ambassador” for the organization. He works with the Board to develop, support and modify the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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International Director, Region 14

Patrick Oei

Patrick Oei, DTM, of Singapore, is Group Director of Mindlink Groups Pte. Ltd., Singapore. He founded Paragon Dynamics, a company that offers training, coaching and consultancy services. Oei also holds interests in two other businesses.

Oei graduated with honors from Oklahoma City University with a master’s degree in international business and finance. He is active in community service and development as chairman of Community Lead Champion in Queenstown, Tanjong Pagar Group Representation Constituency in Singapore, and as assistant secretary for the Leng Kee Community Center management committee. He is a member of the South West Community Development Council and the Queensland Citizens Consultative Committee in Singapore. He also serves as an auditor for Toa Payoh West SCEC. Oei earned the Crystal Award for Outstanding Contribution from Singapore’s National Productivity Board and a 10-Year Service Award for Community Service.

A dedicated Toastmaster since 1994, Oei is a member of two clubs in Singapore, SRC and the Leng Kee Advance club. He has held a number of high-profile leadership positions within Toastmasters, and has attained the Distinguished Toastmaster designation—the highest level of educational achievement in the organization.

He says, “Toastmasters has brought out the best in me, and is still continuing to do so. As a result, I am a more effective leader." 

As a member of the Toastmasters International Board of Directors, Oei is a “working ambassador” for the organization. Serving on the Board, he develops and supports the policies and procedures that guide Toastmasters International in fulfilling its mission.

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