District 50, Club 4154

We meet every Friday Morning at 6:30 at

Happy's Fish House

 2202 E. 5th Street, Tyler 75701


Mission Statement

The mission of our Toastmasters Club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth. 
     President - Bob Turner                   

     VP Education - Dick Adams            

     VP Membership - Diane Martin      

     VP Public Relations - Melanie Wick, MD                      

     Secretary / Treasurer - Karen Thompson

     Sergeant at Arms - Bobby Garmon     

Why Join Tyler Morning Toastmasters?

Grow professional and social networks.

Join us at our next meeting.


Tyler Morning Toastmasters Line-Up for July 28th, 2017 

6:30 Fridays at Happy's Fish House

Toastmaster -Gary Crim
Invocator – Diane Martin

Joke Master / Vote Counter – Bob Turner

Table Topics – Dr. Mark Edge


Wayne Lewis

Rodney Shepherd

Bill Whitehurst

General Evaluator – Cameron Hudspeth


Matt Culver

Bruce Faulkner

Amy Proctor

Ah counter – Jim Perkins

Timer - Gelnda Dziema

Grammarian – Dr. Tommy Gilbreath

Quote Master –  Karen Thompson


Tyler Morning Toastmasters

Meeting in Review

Date: July 21, 2017


Members Present: Dick Adams, Margo Ballew, Glenda Dziema Dr. Mark Edge, Bruce Faulkner, Bobby Garmon, Tommy Gilbreath,  Wayne Lewis, Diane Martin, Judy Miller, Jim Perkins, Rodney Shepherd, Bob Skorkowsky, Bob Turner, Bill Whitehurst, and Melanie Wick


Invocator – Bruce Faulkner

Toastmaster – Dr. Tommy Gilbreath

General Evaluator –Rodney Shepherd


JokeMaster – Bobby Garmon


Table Topic Master – Jim Perkins

Table Topics Speaker #1 – Diane Martin – “Why are tennis balls fuzzy? – 1:31

Table Topics Speaker #2 – Bob Skorkowsky – “Pick two celebrities to be your parents.” – 1:09

Table Topics Speaker #3 – Dr. Tommy Gilbreath – “What’s your favorite song? Perform it now.” – 1:45


Speaker #1 – Margo Ballew – “I Got Lucky With James Taylor” – 5:17

Speaker #2 – Dr. Mark Edge – “The Rational Optimist” – 13:49

Speaker #3 – Melanie Wick, MD – “The Goodwill Speech” – 5:50


Evaluator #1 -  Glenda Dziema – 1:32

Evaluator #2 – Bill Whitehurst – 2:40

Evaluator #3 – Dick Adams – 1:45


Timer – Wayne Lewis

Ah Counter – Diane Martin

Grammarian – Bob Skorkowsky

Word of the Day – Fortuitous – good luck or chance



Table Topics – Dr. Tommy Gilbreath

Speaker – Dr. Mark Edge

Evaluator – Bill Whitehurst

Big 3 – Jim Perkins


Quote Master – Bill Whitehurst

Quote of the Day – “If you don't read the newspaper, you're uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you're mis-informed.” – Mark Twain

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