Ashley Wilson has been an active Toastmaster since September 2010. Ashley has served in several leadership positions with the Speak and Lead Toastmasters Club including Vice President Public Relations (2010-11), President (2011-12), Vice President Membership (2012-14), and is currently serving as Vice President Education. During her term as President of Speak and Lead Toastmasters Club, she led the club to be a Perfect Ten club for the first time, in its recent history. As a past club president, she continues to advise the club’s executive council in maintaining that standard. Ashley also served as 2013-14 Area 66 Governor where the Area achieved Select Distinguished status.
“It was very exciting to be elected and installed as Division F Governor. It is an honor to know that so many of District 83’s members have faith in my ability to help the district and members reach the 2014-2015 goals”, said Wilson. “My vison is to see success and achievement begin with members in each club and move through the Areas and up through the Division to District level and beyond. My goal is to create a ground swell of achievement and success that starts with our members and reaches Toastmasters International. Helping our members achieve their communication and leadership goals must provide the basis for everything we do. And with the support of the Area Governors of Division F, I am absolutely sure that this overall goal will be met!”
Wilson’s principal role as Division F Governor is to lead and support the members in 27 Clubs through the supervision and support of 5 Area Governors. The Division F team is committed to the success of its members and clubs.
The Area Governors appointed to District 83, Division F are:
Area 61 Edward Goldblatt ACS, ALB
Area 62 Sharjeel Anwar CC
Area 63 Noel Crawford ACG, CL
Area 64 Anne Jenkins ACB, ALB
Area 65 Marie Morrison, ACB, CL
“Ashley Wilson is a creative and supportive leader that possesses the forethought to think about the needs of the individual members and how those needs can be met, as well as how meeting those particular needs can help the organization flourish”, Javier Antela, 2013-2014 Assistant Area 66 Governor, and member of Speak and Lead Toastmasters.
As Division F Governor, Wilson also serves on the District 83 council. The district council is the governing body of the District, subject to the general supervision of the Board of Directors. It conducts all the business of the District.
"I feel that Ashley will be an excellent Division Governor," says Margarita Estrada, 2014-2015 District 83 Public Relations Officer (PRO). "She is articulate, organized, efficient, and a mentor to all who seek her advice. District 83 is excited to have her on board."
About Ashley Wilson:
Ashley Wilson is an early childhood teacher with Together Our Roots Interact Child Care Center, LLC, in Bayonne NJ. A humble, yet dynamic young lady, Ashley enjoys volunteering and helping others. She advocates the arts and the ability to express one’s self, regardless of medium. Currently, she is attending Western Governors University as an Education major. In addition to her leadership positions with Toastmasters, Ashley is a proud member of the Bloomfield Youth Band of Bloomfield, NJ and Order of the Eastern Star.
About District 83:
District 83 of Toastmasters International, includes 165 clubs in metropolitan New Jersey, Staten Island, and Rockland County, New York. For more information, please visit the District 83 website at http://www.toastmasters83.org.
About Toastmasters International:
Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Founded in October 1924, the organization currently has more than 270,000 members in 13,000 clubs in 116 countries. Each week, Toastmasters helps more than a quarter million people of every ethnicity, education and profession build their competence in communication so they can gain the confidence to lead others. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit http://www.toastmasters.org.