Eddie Merla, DTM, IPDG
has been in Toastmasters
for 6 years.
In that time, he has served as a Select Distinguished Area Governor, a President's Distinguished Division Governor, as the Lt.
Governor of Marketing for District 56
, as the Lt.
Governor of Education and Training for District 56, the District Governor and he is currently serving as the Immediate Past District Governor (IPDG).
He has helped mentor five new clubs, he has been a charter member of seven new clubs, he has helped lead four separate clubs to become President's Distinguished with 10 out of 10 points, and he has earned the Distinguished Toastmaster award…three times.
has also been a presenter at District conferences and Leadership training.
has also leveraged his
toastmaster skills to develop his
own seminar business.
Since joining Toastmasters, Eddie has trained over 5,000 Project Managers in ten separate countries.
lectures internationally for the Project Management Institute
, the world's leading organization for Project Managers.
Eddie is a past president of the Talk of the Town club.
Eddie Merla was Club President in 2004-2005, and each week Eddie would open the meeting by saying, "Welcome to the Premier Toastmasters Club in Houston.
Eddie led the club to our first Presidential Distinguished Club Award that year.