Boston, MA: On September 15th, Boston Toastmasters held its annual Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests. Kendra Kennedy emerged as the winner of the Humorous Speech Contest, leaving the audience in tears of laughter from informing them about some of the world’s dumbest criminals. New member Roopam Garg earned first place in the Evaluation Speech Contest with a constructive critique of the test speaker’s speech. Kendra and Roopam will move on to compete in the Area 82 competition on October 5th from 7-9pm at Sun Life Insurance in Wellesley. Full calendar details are available here.
UPDATE: Roopam won first place in the Area 82 Evaluation Contest and represented us at the Division Contest on October 22nd, 2015.
About Boston Toastmasters:
Boston Toastmasters is a community of roughly 80-100 members who are looking to improve their public speaking skills. The club meets every Tuesday, unless otherwise announced. Boston Toastmasters’ membership includes speakers at all skill levels, with beginners and intermediate skill levels making up the majority. The club is part of Toastmasters International, which is a world leader in communication and leadership development.