District 41 Toastmasters

Meet Our Leaders - Trio Team

Suman Shakya, DTM

District Director

Suman Shakya, DTM

District Director
Suman Shakya is an entrepreneur, consultant, and certified trainer. Since 1995, he has been involved in multiple entrepreneurial ventures and as an adjunct faculty of marketing and strategy. He is the founder of Tangent Waves, an action learning consulting, facilitation, and training company. He is the co-founder of Nepal Entrepreneurs' Hub; Founder and Board Member, of the Nepal Marketing Association of Nepal; and District 41 Director, of Toastmasters International (2023-24). As a consultant, he has worked with the World Bank and is currently Advisor - Private Sector Engagement, USAID's Tayar Nepal. He has served in various leadership roles in Toastmasters. <table> <tbody> <tr> <td><strong>Number</strong></td> <td><strong>Name</strong></td> <td><strong>Position</strong></td> <td><strong>Start Date</strong></td> <td><strong>End Date</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>District Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2023</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2024</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Program Quality Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2022</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2023</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Club Growth Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2021</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2022</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Parliamentarian</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2020</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2021</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Division Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2019</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2020</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Associate Club Growth Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2018</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2019</td> </tr> <tr> <td>DT-0041</td> <td>District 0041</td> <td>Area Director</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2017</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2018</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club President</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2010</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2011</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club President</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2009</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2010</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club VP Education</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2008</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2009</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club VP PR</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2006</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2007</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club VP Membership</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2005</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2006</td> </tr> <tr> <td>CB-00693315</td> <td>Everest Toastmasters Club</td> <td>Club Secretary</td> <td>Jul. 01, 2004</td> <td>Jun. 30, 2005</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <div></div> <div><strong>Awards:</strong></div> <div> <ul> <li>'District Program Quality Award for the year 2022-23'.</li> <li>'Division Paid Club Champion Gold Award' on Jun. 30, 2020, for adding 18 clubs to his Division.</li> <li>Outstanding President's Distinguished Division Director</li> <li>Outstanding President's Distinguished Area Director</li> </ul> </div>

Moon Pradhan, DTM

Program Quality Director

Moon Pradhan, DTM

Program Quality Director
MOON PRADHAN, DTM, a Knowledge Management and Communications Specialist at an international development organization. She is also responsible for leading the Gender Equality and Social Inclusion in the project and the career guidance component. She is also working for a better world for women and children through her involvement in organizations like Zonta International. She has served District 41 as Club Growth Director for 2022-2023 and Public Relations Manager (2021-2022). She was President Distinguished Division Director (2020-2021), and President Distinguished Area Director (2019-2020). She achieved District 41 Hall of Fame for her club as the President of Everest Toastmasters Club (2018-2019).  She has also served the Nepal geography as the Pathways Guide. She is now District 41 Program Quality Director for 2023-24. <strong>Expectations for the year for District 41:</strong> Leading the program quality team of District 41, I hope to guide the leaders of each club to be able to provide the platform for the members to grow their public speaking, leadership, and other life skills, leading to at least 60% of the base number of clubs being distinguished or above.

Gaurav Chaudhary

Club Growth Director

Gaurav Chaudhary

Club Growth Director