Yap Suh Suen
Candidate for Division R Director District 102
Toastmasters member since: 2016
Pengajian Tionghua (University of Malaya)
Toastmasters offices held and terms of service:
• Serdang Mandarin TMC-Secretary 2018-2019
• District 102 Public Relations Team, Area R2-Secretary, Serdang Mandarin TMC-Mentor Chair 2019-2020
• Area R2-Secretary & Treasurer, Serdang Mandarin TMC-VPPR, Kajang New Era Alumni Association 2021-2022
• Mandarin TMC-Mentor Chair, Pidato Bilingual TMC-VPE, Beyond Mandarin TMC-President.
Toastmasters honors and recognition:
• CC, ALB, Triple Crown 2019
• PM5, Triple Crown, Speaker at COT2 (Topic: Secretary, Toastmaster of the day), Emcee of workshop 2021
• Awards Chair Annual Conference 2022 2022
Relevant work experience and how it relates to Toastmasters and your role as a District leader:
The Toastmasters communication and leadership skill learned made me…
1) an empowered group leader & speaker in my e-commerce industry.
2) a confident & competent yoga instructor & event emcee.
What experience do you have in strategic planning?
• Event planning
• Effecetive planning for mentoring a successful individual members mentor in Serdang & New Era TMC
• Leading a team and strategic planning for TMC event: club contests, speechcraft & membership recruitment
• TI core values – intergrity,respect,service,excellence always my most important principle.
What experience do you have in the area of finance?
• Treasure of Area R2 2021-2022
• Organising Chair of Club event
What experience do you have in developing procedures?
• Find the right person do the right thing.
• Empower team to execute their tasks
What lessons did you learn from previous leadership positions?
In your opinion, what are the District mission’s major objectives and how would you work to achieve them?
District mission: to built new club and support all clubs in achieving excellence.
I would like to support my club and built up positive learning experience, provide a high value, experiential communication and leadership skills development.