Meet Our Officers (January 2020 to June 2020)
President - Venky Krishnan
VP of Education – Maegan Anders
VP of Membership – Michael Mortensen
VP of Public Relations – Susan E. Thomas
Secretary – Anjali Aggarwal
Treasurer – Kathy Yang
Sergeant At Arms – Davontae Hite
Youth Gavel Club Leaders– Marty Gallagher (DTM) & Sharri Abii (DTM)
VP of Education
Maegan Anders joined the 2 Change U Toastmasters Club in October 2018 to learn and grow as a leader and communicator. Maegan is excited to serve in the role of Vice President of Education role to help and challenge others to do the same.
Maegan currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at an investment advisory firm and has over 20 years of experience in finance, accounting and operations roles in the investment industry. She earned her Bachelor in Business Administration in Finance from Abilene Christian University.
Maegan is proud to serve as Vice President of Education for 2 Change U Toastmasters Club, in addition to serving on the Philanthropy Committee for Texas Wall Street Women and volunteering with Red Rover Responders.
VP of Membership
Michael Mortensen joined toastmasters last spring. 2changeu is an excellent club, full of members who are passionate and are committed to the club.
Michael joined toastmasters to meet people and improve his leadership skills.
Michael has a background in politics and campaigning. He is currently working in education, tutoring students in both college and high-school writing. Michael is also pursuing a degree in paralegal studies.
Michael enjoys helping people and feels the VP of Membership position will enable him to continue this journey.
Kathy Yang joined Toastmasters with the intention of improving her writing and public speaking skills. She feels very fortunate to have found 2ChangeU, an outstanding club close to her home. Kathy feels each week club meetings are well organized. It is a club that welcomes people with different backgrounds and provides support to achieve personal growth.
A good club would not exist with devoted club officers. Kathy is willing to spend her time to help the club. Kathy has basic knowledge of accounting and knows how to use the spreadsheet, so she chose to be club Treasurer.
Susan E. Thomas
VP of Public Relations
Susan E. Thomas joined the 2ChangeU Toastmaster club in 2016 to begin her journey of becoming a motivational speaker.
Being the VP of Public Relations , Susan wants to bring awareness to how fun it can be to engage new and current members on the different facets of promoting this amazing club to Dallas and surrounding areas.
Susan believes in living a legacy before you leave one so she loves spending time motivating and teaching the next generation on business principles and social graces and now toastmasters skills.
Anjali Aggarwal joined Toastmasters in February 2016. she enjoys their programs and became part of the 2ChangeU family in 2019 .
Anjali loves 2 ChangeU because the club members are active and motivating. They treat you like family.
Anjali is a Quality Leader by profession with 15 years of IT experience.
She is happily married for 12 years and has a son in the 3rd grader.
While serving as the secretary of 2 ChangeU Anjali would like to learn more communication skills which will allow her to speak up and share her opinions within meetings as an officer thereby serving the club.
Sergeant At Arms
Maggie Zhou started her Toastmaster journey in 2015.
She realized the importance of communication skills during her work and decided to join Toastmaster, encouraged by her friend. Since then she has been actively participating in various corporate leadership programs as well as Toastmaster programs, including mentoring program for new toastmaster members and served as officer of corporate Toastmaster club in 2017. She has been volunteering in a Gavel club since 2017.