Ok, so I will admit that I have been playing a game called Word Crush during quarantine. I challenged myself to write a thank you using the next category of words the game set. It turns out, the words all started with the letter “D” and were seven or more characters long. I
this message as I found the words. Remember we did emphasize we should be having fun in all of our Toastmasters activities this year in the spirit of Team Lift.
As a child I wanted to be a
when I grew up. As a trio member I was able to design a positive member experience. I enjoyed being a
for the first time in my life, beginning with Club Growth Director. I will admit it was a little intimidating at first, by my fellow trio members have supported me the entire time (all three trio’s). I was one of the last Area Governors.
During quarantine I learned that
is only a mindset. Although during physical distancing, we are
but still connected. And, we will remain connected after my term. My workload will
and I won’t report to you all directly but still know that I am here for you. You know where to find me on the
18 website, and many of you have my email address and phone number.
I won’t make this
, and I won’t say goodbye. We had a fantastic run, and I have seen unimaginable things happen here! Just know that you, District 18 Toastmasters are loved, and I thank you for allowing me to serve you.
Cristol Johnson, DTM
Sunsetting District Director 2019-2020
Together Everyone Achieves More
Leading is Fun Together