Joe Chang Wei Chew
Area C4 Director
Toastmasters member since:
University of London LLB, Bachelors of Law
Toastmasters offices held and terms of service:
Area Director: 2019
Toastmasters honors and recognition:
Division C Most Outstanding Toastmaster Award 2016
Relevant work experience and how it relates to Toastmasters and your role as a District leader:
Personal Assistant to YB Cheah Kah Peng, I learnt how to coordinate between people of different social statuses
and know that serving the people by bringing positive impact is what we are striving for just like Toastmasters.
What experience do you have in strategic planning?
Working as a compliance officer, I am tasked to strategically plan in doing training on compliance awareness in my company.
In Toastmasters, I was once a VPE for Achievers Toastmasters tasked to help the club to achieve 10/10 DCP Goals by January.
What experience do you have in the area of finance?
To be honest, I don’t think I very experienced in handling finance.
Though I was elected the Honourary Treasurer in my other NGO, Junior Chamber International.
I am aware of the need to be meticulous in handling finances and I will strive my best to monitor expenses and income. That as a result, helped my JCI Chapter to be of good standing on the following term.
What experience do you have in developing procedures?
I am the Compliance Officer for my company developing compliance procedures.
What lessons did you learn from previous leadership positions?
President: To have a clear vision and have the determination to achieve goals with the team together.
Why do you want to serve as a District leader?
To serve the district, to inspire the members, to share the great opportunities presented in Toastmasters to the people around me.
In your opinion, what are the District mission’s major objectives and how would you work to achieve them?
To provide support to the clubs under the district, while sharing he benefits of Toastmasters to all by creating clubs.
Provide assistance to the district to the best of my ability.
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