The success of a club meeting depends on the program participants. In Toastmasters, you learn by participating. There are many roles to fill and all meeting participants play an important part in making the club experience educational and enjoyable.

Following are the roles you will be called upon to fulfill and tips for doing a good job. Roles and responsibilities may vary slightly from club to club, so check with your vice president education or mentor when you are assigned a role.

The purpose of the Ah-Counter is to note any overused words or filler sounds.

Grammarian helps club members improve their grammar and vocabulary.

Taking on this role improves time management skills.

The Toastmaster is a meeting's director and host.

Taking on this role improves organization skills, time management and facilitation skills.

Meeting Speaker
Every speaker is a role model and club members learn from one another's speeches.

Table Topics Speaker
Table Topics helps members develop their impromptu speaking skills.

Evaluators provide verbal and written feedback to meeting speakers.

General Evaluator
General Evaluator evaluates everything that takes place during the club meeting.

For a preview of what the club experience is like, watch this video.