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Tyler Storer (MS2)
VP of Education
Nardia Aldridge (LD5)
About Me: I am the the current President of Club Awesome Toastmasters and the former Vice President of Membership for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. I joined club awesome in September of 2016 and became the VP of Membership July 2018 and President July 2019. Since joining Club Awesome, I have gained the confidence needed to become a full-time Faculty at Nova Southeastern University and a more effective leader in my professional organizations. I have since done multiple state and national conference presentations. In September 2018, I presented at my first International Conference in Melbourne Australia. Without Club Awesome, I would not be where I am today.
I am an Assistant Professor in the Occupational Therapy Department at Nova Southeastern University. I am also a Ph.D. candidate at Walden University. I have a B.S in Occupational Therapy and an M.S. Gerontology and served 9 years in the United States Army. My areas of interest are gerontology, health promotion, interprofessional activities, community-based interventions that enhance the quality of life for older adults, and diversity in occupational therapy. I am a responsible and dedicated Occupational Therapist and Healthcare Leader with over 17 years of experience and expertise in Long Term Care and Subacute Care. I am a big supporter of interdisciplinary approaches to client-centered care and my professional associations.
VP of Membership
Deborah Pinnock (LD1)
About Me: Deborah is a highly skilled communications professional, who gets great satisfaction from training, coaching and developing people, and improving employee engagement through corporate and internal communications.
VP of Public Relations
Madalina Iordache (LD1)
About Me: I am a brand strategist and marketing expert. My focus is on helping small business owners reach their goals and grow their businesses by implementing strategic marketing tactics. Born and raised in Romania, I moved to Florida in 2006 and started my company, Bright Pink Agency, in 2008. A journalist by training, my true passion is communication, whether visual or verbal. In a past life, I used to be a photographer with an interest in surreal digital art, published a book, had a few shows and won several awards before shifting my focus onto marketing and business. I live in Coral Springs, Florida with my husband Alex and three daughters. We enjoy traveling and the outdoors - camping, kayaking, mountain biking.
Sgt. at Arms
Jose Perales (DL2)
About Me: I have been resident in Coral Springs and Parkland, Florida for the last twenty years. I studied business and finance from Florida Atlantic University and received Florida Certified Public Accountant certificate. Since then, I have been working in the accounting field for the past 10 years, I have experiences in corporate accounting, GAAP accounting & tax. Currently, I work for a nationwide hospital management company as a senior accountant. I enjoy traveling, reading, and spending time with the family in my spare time.
David F. Carr (DTM)
About Me: Since I first served as Club President in 2012, I've been an area director, district social media director, and founding President of Online Presenters Toastmasters. I also run the WordPress for Toastmasters project, based on software originally developed for use at Club Awesome. Professionally, I am a writer and editor who spent years working for technology publications including InformationWeek, Baseline Magazine, and Internet World. Currently, as Editorial Director at Rimini Street, I oversee the development of blogs, executive thought leadership articles, and other content. I am the author of Social Collaboration for Dummies and have given keynote presentations at technology conferences in Berlin, Lisbon, and Stockholm.
Diane Diamantis (ACB, ALB)
About Me: I have provided writing and PR services to South Florida since 1996. Originally from Rome, GA, I attended University of Georgia and now work from home in Boca Raton, FL. I help companies spread the word about new products, services, personnel and all types of company news for small to medium sized businesses and non profit organizations. I also co-founded a 501c3 non-profit organization, Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, with my daughter, Kelsey. We award college scholarships to students who face the challenges of Tourette Syndrome. I came in Second Place in the Toastmasters 2015 Division B Evaluation Contest. I have served as Secretary and as Treasurer of Club Awesome Toastmasters.
Bruce Goldfarb (CC, CL)
About Me: I have lived in So Florida and been a realtor here for over 28 years.
I am a tennis player,karioke singer and swimmer.
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Kristina Miranda (PM1)
Bruce Pockey (DTM)
About Me: I am a Long Term member (affectionately known as a crouton) of Club Awesome Toastmasters for over 20 years. As of July 2018 I have attained my Distinguished Toastmaster designation. I remain a Toastmaster because of what Toastmasters has done for me personally and professionally, and to help others to get from Toastmasters what they need. I am the owner of Future Funding Unlimited, Inc. an independent insurance agency involved in Financial Services and Insurance including group and individual coverage for Life, Health, Disability, Long Term Care, and Supplemental Insurance. What sets me apart is my CPR service! Everything I do is Customized, Personalized, and highly Responsive. I am more than your agent. I am your advocate!