Toastmasters International, District 12, announced they will honor Temecula Council Member Chuck Washington with its Communication and Leadership Award at the 2013 Spring Conference on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Each year Toastmasters recognizes a member of the local community whose service and contributions exemplify the Toastmasters’ values of leadership and communication excellence.
“Communication is one of the essential keys in life, both personally and professionally, and I’m truly honored to be recognized by Toastmasters International District 12 for this prestigious award,” stated Council Member Chuck Washington. District 12 Governor Rosalyn Carter expressed, “Chuck Washington appreciates and values the citizens of Temecula Valley. He truly cares and is able to identify with his community — we are impressed with his leadership and his excellent ability to connect with all people.” Council Member Chuck Washington has been publicly elected to serve for several city council terms and appointed to numerous community and nonprofit boards.
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. The organization has more than 280,000 memberships in 13,500 clubs in 116 countries. District 12 serves approximately 100 Clubs and 1700 members throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.