As the current Area 12 Director, Katie Rigsby understands the importance of consistent support and strong Division leadership. Katie has been actively involved in her Division since becoming a Toastmaster in 2012, where she is a member of both Naturally N’awlins and Golden Crescent Toastmasters. Her experience in customer service and serving as Sergeant-At –Arms, helped to ensure club meetings were well organized, welcoming and exciting. She has utilized these skills while planning contests and various club activities and in turn, helping to motivate others to participate. Katie is an experienced corporate trainer and Keynote Speaker who has consistently contributed to the Toastmasters Leadership Institute and District conferences. She provides educational and motivational sessions to groups of all sizes and truly finds joy in seeing others succeed. Katie is a team player who has stepped up as a mentor, club leader and sponsor.

Katie believes that setting goals are a vital to one’s success. Some of her own goals include becoming a Distinguished Toastmaster within the next 12 months and an Accredited Speaker within the next two years. The role of Division Director would allow Katie to work towards her personal and professional goals while providing the necessary support Area Directors and Clubs need in order to attain their goals as members of District 68 and achieve personal success!