Hall of Fame

District 35 Hall of Fame is a list of all the awards given by the district each year.

Award Recipient Club/Area/Division

2016-2017

District International Speech Contest Winner David Letkiewicz North Shore Badgers Toastmasters
Top Club Newsletter Thriving Communicators 1845206
Top Club Website (tie) Cream City Communicators 739100

Uptowner Toastmaster Club 1159

Top Club Social Media Cream City Communicatorsy 739100
District Director’s Award Kenosha Toastmasters 1293995
Division Director of the Year Theresa Flynn, DTM Division D
Area Director of the Year Rozaline Janci, ACS/ALB F1
Toastmaster of the Year Kris Pool, DTM
T Award Thoams McFarlin, DTM
Kurzer Prospecting Award Laura Croft, DTM

2015-2016

District International Speech Contest Winner David Letkiewicz North Shore Badgers Toastmasters
Top Club Newsletter Waukesha Toastmasters 1173
Top Club Website Cream City Communicators 739100
Top Club Social Media Cream City Communicators 739100
District Director’s Award Chippewa Valley Toastmasters 6173
Division Director of the Year Julia Boss, ACS/ALB Metro Division
Area Director of the Year Theresa Flynn, ACB/ALB S4
Toastmaster of the Year Nancy McCulley, ACB/ALB
T Award Jeff Ebel, DTM
Kurzer Prospecting Award Kathy Shine, DTM

2014-2015

Area Governor of the Year Therese Miller, ACS/ALB S2
District International Speech Contest Winner Michael Frohna
Division Governor of the Year Barbara Weisenberger, DTM Northern Division
Governors Award Reedsburg Club 2780
Kurzer Prospecting Award Kris Pool
T-Award Charlie Stevens, ATM/CL
Toastmaster of the Year Keith Cumiskey, DTM
Top Club Newsletter Becky Schmidt Keynoters Club 3390
Top Club Website Menomonee Falls Club 1188276

2013-2014

Area Governor of the Year Barbara Weisenberger N2
District International Speech Contest Winner Jim Homan Brookfield Toastmasters
Division Governor of the Year Cindy Laatsch, CC Metro Division
Governors Award Oconomowoc Club 834
Kurzer Prospecting Award Jerry Ward, DTM Reedsburg Club 2780
T-Award Judy Bauer, DTM
Toastmaster of the Year Joe Dutkiewicz, DTM
Top Club Newsletter Juliet Kosarzycki Manitalkers
Top Club Website Kathy Shine, DTM Cream City Communicators Toastmasters

2012-2013

Area Governor of the Year Lisa Bosquez, ACS, ALB E3 Area Governor
District International Speech Contest Winner Eric Upchurch Cream City Communicators Toastmasters
Division Governor of the Year Brendon Smith, ACS, ALB Metro Division Governor
Governors Award Cream City Communicators Toastmasters #739100
Kurzer Prospecting Award Jan Ward, ACG, ALB Reedsburg Area Club, #2780
T-Award Andy Little, DTM, ID Waukesha, #1173
Toastmaster of the Year Ed Thelen, DTM Tosa/Medical Club, #5010
Top Club Newsletter Joan Hartman Allis Chalmers, #189
Top Club Website Cynthia Blanchet, CC, CL Brookfield, #7833

2011-2012

Area Governor of the Year Stephanie Dolejsi, ACB, ALB Area C1
District International Speech Contest Winner Donald Ritter, DTM Fox Speak Toastmasters, #2533
Division Governor of the Year Thomas McFarlin, DTM Landmark Toastmasters, #4046
Governors Award Wisconsin Rapids Area Toastmasters 748800
Kurzer Prospecting Award David Dopkins, DTM Reedsburg Area Club, #2780
T-Award Laurie Baker, ACB, ALS Waukesha Toastmasters, #1173
Toastmaster of the Year Cindy Laatsch, CC Southwest Toastmasters, #4955
Top Club Newsletter Joe Dutkiewicz, DTM Green Bay Yackers, #1350
Top Club Website Vinayak Dixit, CC Allis Chalmers Toastmasters, #189

2010-2011

Area Governor of the Year Jason Anderson ACS/CL Area N-4
Distinguished District Governor Joseph Dutkiewicz, DTM Green Bay Yackers, #1350
District International Speech Contest Winner Dhanashree Thangaraja Rockwell Automation A-B Club, #3891
Division Governor of the Year Jennifer Smith, ACB/CL Metro Division Governor
Governors Award Green Bay Yackers #1350
Kurzer Prospecting Award Andy Little, DTM Waukesha Toastmasters, #1173
T-Award Pauline Dobson, DTM Reedsburg Area Club, #2780
Toastmaster of the Year Laurie Baker ACB/ALS Waukesha Club #1173
Top Club Newsletter Mark Hoyord, Editor Walworth County Toastmasters Club #739102
Top Club Website Stephanie Dolejsi American Girl Oaktree Orators Club #755324

2009-2010

Area Governor of the Year Tom Carlson
Distinguished District Governor Kathleen Wesselink, DTM
District International Speech Contest Winner Mike Bothwell
Division Governor of the Year Jennifer Smith, ACB/CL Metro Division Governor
Governors Award Janesville 1983
Kurzer Prospecting Award Justin Gottfreid
T-Award Jim Hughes, DTM
Toastmaster of the Year Jim Hughes, DTM
Top Club Newsletter Waukesha Club
Top Club Website Janesville Club

2008-2009

Area Governor of the Year Diane Young C2
Distinguished District Governor Andrew Little, DTM
Division Governor of the Year Rick Suydam Northern
Governors Award Allis Chalmers 189
Kurzer Prospecting Award Claude Schilling
T-Award Andy Mazzucco Spectacle City
Toastmaster of the Year Jim Kohli Waukesha Toastmasters 1173
Top Club Newsletter Terri Ballenger Sentry Toastmasters 4596
Top Club Website Kathy Shine Cream City Communicators 739110

2007-2008

Area Governor of the Year Michael Becker S5
District International Speech Contest Winner Charles (Chip) Lutz
Division Governor of the Year Rhonda Ambuel Eastern Division
Governors Award Waukesha Toastmasters 1173
Kurzer Prospecting Award Laurie Baker Waukesha Toastmasters 1173
T-Award Ken Bjorkquist Brookfield 7833
Toastmaster of the Year Ken Bjorkquist Brookfield 7833
Top Club Newsletter Toastpoints Sentry Toastmasters 4596
Top Club Website Andrew Little. DTM Waukesha 1173

2006-2007

Area Governor of the Year Craig Carpenter N1
Distinguished District Governor Paul Hunt, DTM
District International Speech Contest Winner Rick Brunton
Division Governor of the Year Claud Schilling, DTM Norther Division
Governors Award Fond Du Lac
Kurzer Prospecting Award Norm Maier Brookfield Toastmasters
T-Award Charles Ebert
Toastmaster of the Year Eilleen Studnika
Top Club Newsletter
Top Club Website Andrew Little, DTM Waukesha 1173

2005-2006

Area Governor of the Year Joe Dutkiewicz, ATMB/CL, E2
District International Speech Contest Winner Rick Brunton
Division Governor of the Year Kathleen Wesselink, ATMB/CL Northern Division
Governors Award Brookfield 7833
Kurzer Prospecting Award Jerry Kurzer
T-Award Dave Dopkins ATM
Toastmaster of the Year Dave Dopkins ATM
Top Club Newsletter Jeff Seelig, ATMB Landmark 4046
Top Club Website Andrew Little, DTM Waukesha 1173

2004-2005

Area Governor of the Year Rebecca Alvarado S4
District International Speech Contest Winner Stefan Koehler Region V Winner
Division Governor of the Year Kathy Shine Southeast
Governors Award Fox Speak 2533
T-Award Jerry Kurzer
Toastmaster of the Year Andrew Little Waukesha
Top Club Newsletter Sentry Toastmasters 4596
Top Club Website Joseph Dutkiewicz Green Bay Yackers 1350

2003-2004

Area Governor of the Year Judy Hunt
District International Speech Contest Winner Kurt Koenig
Division Governor of the Year Gary Alvarado
Governors Award Southwest Toastmasters 4955
T-Award Darlene Lightfuss
Toastmaster of the Year Norm Maier
Top Club Newsletter
Top Club Website

2002-2003

Area Governor of the Year Becky Eberhardy S2
District International Speech Contest Winner Kevin Meyers
Division Governor of the Year Daris McLaughlin, ATM-B Eastern Division
Governors Award Reedsburg Area Toastmasters 2780
T-Award Gerald Ward, DTM Reedsburg Area #2780
Toastmaster of the Year Kathy Shine, ATM-B Allis Chalmers 189
Top Club Newsletter
Top Club Website Keynoters 3390

2001-2002

Area Governor of the Year Jeff Ebel
District International Speech Contest Winner Kathy Shine
Division Governor of the Year Kate Froemming
Governors Award Sheboygan 2121
T-Award Angie Warneke
Toastmaster of the Year Daine Finnegan

2000-2001

Area Governor of the Year Margaret Glasgwyn
District International Speech Contest Winner Glen Reindel
Division Governor of the Year Dick Elliott
Governors Award UW – Stevens Point 6141
T-Award Wayne Breuer
Toastmaster of the Year Cathy Anderson

1999-2000

Area Governor of the Year Claude Schilling
District International Speech Contest Winner Anita Tafolla
Division Governor of the Year Beth Southworth
Governors Award Tosa Medical 5010
T-Award Dennis Pinkowski
Toastmaster of the Year Helen Beale

1988-1999

Area Governor of the Year Jeanne Krutza
Area Governor of the Year Ed Reid
Distinguished District Governor Pat Akey, DTM
District International Speech Contest Winner Rick Brunton Region V Winner
Division Governor of the Year Judy Bauer
Governors Award Toastmasters 2 3577
T-Award Mike Zelm
Toastmaster of the Year Justin Gottfreid

1997-1998

Area Governor of the Year Judy Bauer
District International Speech Contest Winner Rick Brunton Region V Winner
Governors Award Rac-Pac 5297
T-Award Justin Gottfried
Toastmaster of the Year Dick Hawley

1996-1997

District International Speech Contest Winner Allen Lippart
Governors Award Stevens Point/Plover 570
T-Award Barb Schuppe
Toastmaster of the Year Gary Allen

1995-1996

Distinguished District Governor Helen Beale, DTM
District International Speech Contest Winner Rick Brunton
T-Award John Wallace

1994-1995

Distinguished District Governor Dick Koehler, DTM
District International Speech Contest Winner Gerald Ward Reedsburg Area #2780
T-Award

1993-1994

Distinguished District Governor Justin Gottfeid
T-Award Dick Hawley
Toastmaster of the Year Gerald Ward, ATM-B Reedsburg Area #2780
Year Award Toastmaster Club
1992-1993 T-Award Ellen Starke
1991-1992 Presidents Citation Dennis Pinkowski, DTM
1991-1992 T-Award Harvey Hoernke
1990-1991 Area Governor of the Year Gerald Ward, ATM Reedsburg Area #2780
1990-1991 T-Award
1989-1990 T-Award Jerry Starke
1988-1989 Distinguished District Governor Dick Hawley, DTM
1988-1989 T-Award Edmund Schrang
1987-1988 District International Speech Contest Winner Jerry Starke Region V Winner, World Champion
1987-1988 T-Award
1986-1987 T-Award Everil Quist
1985-1986 Distinguished District Governor Fran Weaver, DTM
1985-1986 Presidents Citation Everill Quist, DTM
1985-1986 T-Award June Weeks
1984-1985 Distinguished District Governor Dennis Pinkowski, DTM
1984-1985 Presidents Citation Joe Partington, DTM
1984-1985 T-Award Dave Wegner
1983-1984 Distinguished District Governor Harvey Hoernke, DTM
1983-1984 District International Speech Contest Winner Anita Tafolla Region V Winner
1983-1984 Presidents Citation Jerry Starke, DTM
1983-1984 T-Award
1982-1983 Distinguished District Governor Jerry Starke, DTM
1982-1983 Presidents Citation Earl Moss, DTM
1982-1983 T-Award Tom Rozga
1981-1982 Presidents Citation Edmund Schrang, DTM
1981-1982 T-Award Norm Maier
1980-1981 Distinguished District Governor Edmund Schrang, DTM
1980-1981 T-Award Jim Sauer
1979-1980 Distinguished District Governor Tom Rozga, DTM
1979-1980 District International Speech Contest Winner Matin Paskov Region V Winner
1979-1980 Presidents Citation John Turck
1979-1980 T-Award
1978-1979 T-Award Dick Seelig
1977-1978 T-Award Dik Buntrock
1976-1977 T-Award Earl Moss
1975-1976 T-Award Robert Buerki
1974-1975 T-Award Don Costello
1973-1974 T-Award
1972-1973 T-Award Milan Horvath
1971-1972 District International Speech Contest Winner Jerry Starkey Region V Winner
1971-1972 T-Award
1970-1971 Distinguished District Governor Terry Wunch
1970-1971 T-Award
1969-1970 International President Ralph (Bud) Howland
1969-1970 T-Award
1968-1969 T-Award Deo Kingsley
1968-1969 District 35 Governor Milan Horvatte
1967-1968 T-Award
1967-1968 District 35 Governor Art Garvey
1966-1967 District 35 Governor Robert Last, Sr.
1966-1967 T-Award
1965-1966 District 35 Governor Everett Watson
1965-1966 T-Award
1964-1965 T-Award
1964-1965 District 35 Governor William Schilling
1963-1964 T-Award John Turck
1963-1964 District 35 Governor Gorge Kingsley
1962-1963 International President Frank Spangler
1962-1963 T-Award Ralph Howland
1961-1962 T-Award
1961-1962 District 35 Governor Gordon Groseth
1960-1961 T-Award
1960-1961 District 35 Governor Richard Garde
1959-1960 T-Award
1958-1959 T-Award Frank Spangler
1957-1958 District 35 Governor Dr. V.W. Straacke
1956-1957 District 35 Governor Dr. Ralph Everson
1956-1958 International Director Frank Spangler
1955-1956 District 35 Governor Frank Spangler
1954-1955 District 35 Governor B.S. Zimmermann
1953-1954 District 35 Governor Chester Hagen
1952-1953 1st District 35 Governor Clifford Teuchert