Meet our Fellow Toastmasters

Our members come from all walks of life and contribute to the fun family community of Guelph Public Speakers!

Brent Pattison

SVP Operations Support
"Make me one with everything"-Zen Master to Hotdog Vendor

Ahmed Mousa

Software Engineer
"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together."

Peter Claessens

Healthcare Corporate Account Manager
"Not all dogs have short tails"


Nicole Winter

Project Manager
"We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." -Walt Disney

Isabel Hershaw

Distinguished Toastmaster
"Always laugh when you can; it is cheap medicine. Merriment is a philosophy not well understood. It is the sunny side of existence"- Lord Byron

Hugo Fantucci

MASc Student Environmental Engineering
“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity” -Albert Einstein

Erynn Wiltzen

Client Support Manager at Axcys Finishing Inc.
"Everything in moderation, including moderation!"

Mike Lepage

Atmospheric Scientist
"The most important decision we make is whether we believe we live in a friendly or hostile universe" -Albert Einstein

Angela Wilson

UofG PhD Candidate
“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think" -A.A. Milne

Tim Dowling

Axcys Finishing Inc.
"The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion"- Paulo Coelho

Mamun Morshed

Agile Coaching

"Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, ‘I'm possible!'"
-Audrey Hepburn

Cody Peller

Music artist
"Never be blinded by the happiness of a person"

Ron Hesketh

Professional Speaker
"Never was so much owed by so many to so few" - Winston Churchill

Tati Chud

UofG Post-Doc Researcher
"I want to be a leader who inspires others"

Natasha Janke

Post-Doc Researcher
"In omnia paratus"

Carol Kasa-vubu

Accountant
"Meekness is not weakness, it is strength under control"

Hal Bond

Chess Instructor and Leader
"Time flies because each new moment is an ever shrinking fraction of your existence."

Stephanie Lam

AAFC Post-Doc Researcher
"Service is not about doing what's asked of us, service is about doing more than what's asked of us." - Simon Sinek

Hoda Kalebasti

Account Manager
"This is a subtle truth. Whatever you love you are."-Rumi

Raelynn Douglas

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Rashmi Bachani

Software Engineer
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."

Shane Kehoe

Human Resources and Digital Accessibility Specialist
"Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching" - C.S. Lewis.

Oviya Sriananthan

Biomed Student at UofG

“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you”
– Mortimer J. Adler

Catherine Groves

UofG Masters of Science Candidate
“Cogito ergo sum”

Laurie Macfarlane

Realtor
"You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great"-Zig Ziglar

Ty Hudson

Founder, President & CEO of BioEquity Holdings Inc.
"Pay the price today, so you can pay any price tomorrow"

Gary Morrison

Machinist

Sean Berry


Laleh Farhadi


Jasmin Hofer


Devanshu Trivedi