Region Advisor Biography
Netania Walker, DTMLocation: Decatur, Georgia, United States
Member Since: 1998
Region Number: 8
Home District: 44
Toastmasters offices held and terms of service (international, region and District level):
- 2018-2019 Immediate Past District Director
- 2017-2018 District Director
- 2016-2017 Program Quality Director
- 2015-2016 Club Growth Director
Toastmasters honors and recognition:
- 2016-2017 Excellence in Program Quality Award
- 2015-2016 Excellence in Marketing Award
What is your understanding of the Region Advisor role and how does your experience relate to the role?
The role of a Region Advisor is to assess the needs of each assigned District leader, help develop a course of action, and to provide support, encouragement, and direction as needed, and to aid the District leaders as they work through conflicts that arise. To visit each District, to prepare for and lead internationally sponsored District trainings, and attend international meeting and trainings as required.
What is your experience with coaching individuals and/or teams?
In addition to coaching members of the executive committee while serving as a District leader, I have managed and coached teams as few as three and as many as 40, and I have served in an advisory role to District leaders in District 44 and District 14. I am currently enrolled in a six-month coaching certification program and my coaching experience spans over 25 years.
Why are you interested in serving as Region Advisor?
I am interested in serving as a Region Advisor to sharpen my advisory skills and to help guide and encourage District leaders toward their personal and business success.