Call for Nominations – 2020-2021

District ​53 is hereby requesting nominations for District Leaders to serve for the 20​20–2021 Toastmasters year.

Are you interested in nominating yourself or another member for a district leader position? To be nominated, elected and hold office, a member must meet the following requirements:

All potential candidates must submit the following forms to the District Leadership Committee Chairperson no later than March 1, 2020:

Please send all forms to: Bette McIntire, DTM by the stated deadline.

General Information

District candidates can begin campaigning once nomination forms are received by the District Leader Committee (DLC) Chairperson. All candidates are required and responsible to follow all rules and regulations regarding campaign communications and practices found in Protocol 9.0: District Campaigns and Elections.

Interviews for District ​53 candidates will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2020 between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. All interviews will be conducted via ​telephone or other electronic means. Details will be coordinated by ​Bette McIntire, DTM.

Announcement of the DLC nominations will be made district-wide at at least four weeks prior to the Annual Conference. Any candidate unable to be available for an interview must contact Bette McIntire, DTM at

The following District positions will be determined by election to be conducted during the District ​53 ​Annual ​Conference Business Meeting on Saturday, May ​2, 20​20​:

  • ​One - District Director
  • ​One - Program Quality Director
  • ​One - Club Growth Director
  • ​​S​even - Division Directors

Please submit your questions, in writing to the DLC Chairperson, ​​Bette McIntire, DTM​, at

Kind Regards,
​​Bette McIntire, DTM, IPDD
District Leadership Committee (DLC) Chairperson
​Immediate Past District 53 Director