DIVISION DIRECTOR CANDIDATES

BAME VANESSA MOTSUMI - DIVISION O

Toastmasters member since: 2019
Education: Bachelor of Finance
Toastmasters offices held and terms of service:
  • Gaborone: VP Membership 2019/20, President 2020/21
  • Corporate Leadership Network: Program Coordinator
  • Mentors Without Borders: Zoom Master and Admin Assistant
Toastmasters honours and recognition:
Talk Up Toastmasters, Smedley Award, Presidents Distinguished Club consistently
 
Relevant work experience and how it relates to Toastmasters and your role as a District leader:
Leadership and strategy skills acquired from leading a Presidents Distinguished club.
Experience from association with Mentors without borders
 
What experience do you have in strategic planning?
Leading a Toastmasters club
 
What experience do you have in the area of finance?
I have a Bachelors Degree in Finance, Eight years experience working for a local investment firm.
I have attended Club Officer Training for Treasurers as well.
 
What experience do you have in developing procedures?
As President of the club, fine tuned procedures and assisted in the creation of necessary policies to run the club successfully.
 
What lessons did you learn from previous leadership positions?
How to work with people. to inspire them to work and keep them motivated.
 
Why do you want to serve as a District leader?
To work on my strategy and people skills.
 
In your opinion, what are the District mission’s major objectives and how would you work to achieve them?
To have more healthy clubs and make sure clubs are delivering value to the member.