Jean MacDonald received the 3rd place award at the Toastmasters International District 30 Spring Conference on Saturday, April 30th, 2016.

Jean achieved this recognition competing against eight other extremely talented contestants.


In order for participants to be able to compete, they had to win competitions at the Club, Area, and Division levels. The process starts at the Club level in February. Jean is a member of the Lake County Toastmasters Club, Vernon Hills, IL. She is a Distinguished Toastmaster and has been part of Toastmasters for over 20 years. Toastmasters has been the backbone to her journey in speaking and training. Today she is a professional speaker who travels the country presenting Keynotes to motivate and entertain. Jean is recognized for her success working with teams and individuals on sales and connecting and is the author of 2 books, “Get Up, Get Dressed, and Get Out The Door!” and “Finding the Fortune” that is being released in a second edition hard cover in summer 2016.

Jean MacDonald, DTM • 3rd Place Winner • 2016 International Speech Contest. Toastmasters International District 30, SOAR for Success!Saturday April 30th, 2016 - Spring Conference