2016-2017 Awards & Recognition Results

The Toastmasters Leadership Institute (TLI) and the 2016-2017 Recognition Luncheon was held on August 5, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Plymouth, Minnesota.

Nearly 200 awards were presented at TLI.  See photos from the event here.

District Awards

District Toastmaster of the Year Deb Luu, DTM
District Area Director of the Year Gopu Shrestha, DTM
District Division Director of the Year Jon Perry, DTM
Don Murray Award Nancy Hobbs, DTM
Keith Hardy Youth Leadership Award King Boreas Club #208
Lorin Pollman Award Nanabijou Club #2090
Lou Novak Award Matthew Villella
Alex P. Smekta Award Theo Black, DTM


Division Awards

Division Area Director of the Year Toastmaster of the Year
Division A Matthew Villella Barbara Poundstone
Division B Michael Carlton Mike Overland
Division C Gopu Shrestha, DTM Mary Adams, DTM
Division D Emily Hanson Deb Luu, DTM
Division E Vince Bullinger Donna Emond
Division F Elsa Esquivel-Soto, DTM Paula Muth, DTM
Division G Vinita Maadh Kenzie Casciano
Division H Darek Prochaska Earl Roethke, DTM
Division I Christopher Maddix Nancy Rader
Division J Peter McNary Jen Sweetser, DTM


Please refer to the following link for the ending status of Distinguished or better Areas and Divisions.
Link to Distinguished Performance Reports