Meeting Roles

Toastmasters Learning experiences happen:

  • through osmosis
  • by participation
  • by delivering a speech

and are enabled through the following roles at a meeting:

Toastmaster (Acts as a host and conducts the meeting)

Table Topics Master (Enables members and guests to think on their feet – for 1 min)

General Evaluator (Evaluates anything and everything at the meeting)

Speaker (Explores and enhances skills through practice)

  • Delivers speech based on the Toastmasters manual/framework with clearly defined objectives

Evaluator (Evaluates a speaker on both structure and content)

Timer (Records and reports time on various segments of the meeting)

Quizmaster (Asks questions to test the audience’s listening skills)

Grammarian (Introduces the word of the day and tracks the usage of filler words)