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2016 Spring Convention Highlights

2016-2017 District Leadership TRIO

District Director, Anita Monek
Program Quality Director, Karl Merbach
Club Growth Director, Diana Ripplinger
Being pinned by Region 4 Advisor, Kelly Kielsen

2016 International Speech Contest Participants

(Left to Right)

Gregory Redekopp

Joshua Larson

Fred MacDonald

Kimberly Nagle

Tim Dudley

Shane Morse


2016 International Speech Contest Winners

1st Place Joshua Larson
2nd Place Tim Dudley
3rd Place Kimberle Nagle

(left to right: Region 4 Advisor, Kelly Nielsen, Tim Dudly, Joshua Larson, D78 District Director Elect, Anita Monek, D78 Program Quality Director Elect, Karl Merbach)

2016 Speech Evaluation Contest Participants

(Left to Right)

Clyde Ripplinger

Kristi Govertsen

Fred MacDonald

Rebekah Mohr

Marlene Anderson

Josh Willprecht



1st Place Kristen Govertsen
2nd Place Josh Willprecht
3rd Place Fred MacDonald

Keynote Presenter,

Barbara Khozam

TM Accredited Speaker


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