Meet our Fellow Toastmasters

Check out the video below to hear from our member, Raelynn Douglas, about why she joined Toastmasters!
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Our members come from all walks of life and contribute to the fun family community of Guelph Public Speakers!

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

Tim Dowling

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

Louisa Figliuzzi

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

Natasha Janke

Post-Doc Researcher
"In omnia paratus"

Carol Kasa-vubu

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

Cody Peller

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

Gary Morrison


Catherine Groves

UofG PhD Student
“Cogito ergo sum”

Hal Bond

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

Raelynn Douglas

Founder, Raesoleil Consulting
“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.” - Maya Angelou

Laurie Macfarlane

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

Laleh Farhadi

Urban Planner
"A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness" -Albert Einstein

Mohamed Mousa

Senior Project Manager
“Whether you believe you can or you can’t, you’re right”

Lovena Mathew

Michael Repaso

Chantel Richards

Eve Harding

Samantha Iyere

Program Coordinator and Leadership Coach & Consultant
"Always be kind"

Sunil DoRego

Alexis Minniti

Devanshu Trivedi

Peter Claessens

Sijil Easaw

Tugce Erdem

Vivek Koteeswaran


Tati Chud

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

Hugo Fantucci

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

Hoda Kalebasti

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

Rashmi Bachani

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

Rinku Garg

Mahes Muraleedharan

Jasmin Hofer

Kishan Savaliya

Mamun Morshed

Agile Coaching

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

Sean Berry

Shane Kehoe

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

Brent Pattison

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

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

Ron Hesketh

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

Erynn Wiltzen

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

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

Ty Hudson

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

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

Mohamed Manfalouti

Scott Armstrong

Alexandra Greene

Angela Woo