Len Jury Award 

This page describes the Len Jury Award for Area Director of the Year, awarded in November.

Directors are the key link between Clubs and the District. They motivate and assist their assigned Clubs to achieve the Club mission, meet the needs of the members and assist the Club to achieve Distinguished (or higher) status. As key members of the Division Council, the Area Directors assist the Division Directors in achieving the Division goals. 

A member of the Auckland Toastmasters Club, Len Jury, DTM was the 1989/90 President Distinguished District 72 Governor and led the District to the second place on the Toastmasters International World Districts. He then continued his service as a Toastmasters International Director at Large before becoming International President in 1997. Len was the second New Zealander to lead Toastmasters International. 

2016 Recipient

Carol Johnson, Division J1.

2015 Recipient

Len Jury Award - Graeme Kettle.
Graeme Kettle (right) with Immediate Past District Governor Kingsley Moody DTM.

2014 Recipient

Area Governor of the Year Celina Templemann, DTM.

Celina Templeman, DTM (right) with Immediate Past District Governor Ellie Young, DTM.