EXCOM 2022-23

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TM Deewee Alcasoas

President

Asst. Area Director Program Quality (Area 50)

District – PQ – COT 

President TM Deewee Alcasoas is a banker by profession who loves reading, traveling, watching movies, Netflix, baking and making memories with friends and family. 

She has been a member of the Dubai Toastmasters Club for the last 1 year 8 months. A month after joining Dubai Toastmasters Cub, she was the Asst. VP membership and bagged the DTAC CGD award for sponsoring ten members. She was instrumental in  bagging the Club Growth awards. She then went on to be the VP Education the following year and made tremendous progress in the Education area by creating the Education Library, which is reference for all new members, one stop shop for all role details. Benefits included saving time & effort. 

​In her first year for joining, she participated in the Annual Speech contests for the year 2021-22 and went on to bringing accolades to her Club by winning the International Speech, Evaluation Speech and Debate Contests at Club, Area and Division Levels! 

She is known to be very energetic, creative and enthusiastic and believes that one should never stop learning as Life never stops Teaching.  She is ambitious and has many plans towards the Club’s growth.   

​ As President of the club, Her foremost duty is to preserve the legacy of this great club. She will make sure that DTC has the best of member experience – every member’s growth will be a priority!

She has the experience of being in a leadership role on professional front - so, be assured that with her energy levels, creativity, and leadership skills she along with the Excom team will take the club to the next level and keep the DTC flag flying high!

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TM Nisha Gandhi   

VP Education

Nisha is a Human Resource Consultant by profession has joined Dubai Toastmasters Club since October 2020. Her aim of joining Toastmasters is for honing her communications skills, public speaking abilities, and getting connected with inspiring speakers in a fun learning environment. She loves traveling, writing poetry, socializing, and spending quality time with her family.

Nisha was a member of the Education Committee last year and not only assisted the VP Education for the regular toastmasters’ sessions but also provided various recommendations for improvements to serve the club members better and give them a positive learning experience.

Nisha has also contributed as a member of DTC’S quarterly newsletter in the year 2020.  She was a member of the Public Relations team during the 25th anniversary celebrations, which gave her a golden opportunity to interview the stalwarts of the Club. These interviews were publicized 

on social media platforms garnering great publicity and gave her a good insight on the public relation aspects of the Club.

As Vice President – Education, her mission is to help members to achieve their educational goals, to have more educational sessions related to leadership, pathways, mentors, and to attain all educational goals as defined by Toastmasters International.

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TM Nahid Hassan Pour 

VP membership 

Nahid has Joined Dubai Toast Master club In June 2021 with the intention of improving her confidence in public speaking and here she is now as VP membership.

She is keen to help as many seeker of self improvement in confidence and public speaking as possible to join Dubai Toast Master club.

And her bigger vision is to have so many LOYAL members as possible that already got the benefits of being a member of toast master and willing to selflessly helping other to take the same benefits.

Cheers to success

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TM Misha 

VP PR

TM Misha joined DTC only one year ago, he become a valuable member very fast.

His professional background is mostly in corporate sales and marketing, however, he has entrepreneurial and startup experience.

Thanks to his advanced photo and video skills, creativity, and willingness to help, Misha contributed to the club's activities as a member of the PR Team.

Misha’s hobbies are water sports, photography, and travel.

He visited more than 50 countries and 150 cities over the globe as a business and leisure explorer.

Now, TM Misha runs his travel business and helps other travelers with booking and planning to get the most positive experience from their journeys.

As a VP PR, Misha aims to promote DTC throughout social media with amazing content and take care of club communications, newsletters, and POS materials.

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TM Abdalatti Abuassi

Treasurer

Abdalatti Abuassi “Atti” has been a toastmaster since August 2021, Atti is Professional Architectural Engineer since 2003 ; Serial entrepreneur since 2014 and Certified Executive Coach in summer 2021, he started to offer advisory and coaching services to venture founders and Business Owners in Th GCC; Angel investor with Altruistic leadership style love to give and share quality time and opportunities to his network and community . 

Family man, enjoying gardening and woodwork in his free time.

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TM Santosh 

Secretary

Santosh has been working as a Data Analytics leader in the Middle for the last 18 years. He joined the Dubai Toastmasters Club in Apr 2022 and has been participating in the toastmasters club very enthusiastically. He enjoys exploring new skills and is passionate about learning and playing guitar.

As a Secretary of this club, Santosh's goal is to record minutes at each club meeting and the timely dissemination.

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TM Saleh Abuhayah

SAA 

Sergeant-at-arms (Saleh Abuhayah) is an engineer who is now working as a General Manager. He loves birds and his hobbies include swimming, fishing and football which is in his blood.

In his new role at DTC as Sergeant at Arms, he looks forward to be a team player & create memorable toastmaster experiences.

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TM Sagar Khurana

Immediate Past President

TM Sagar is a Hotelier by profession and has been working as a F&B Supervisor cum Menu Planner in Emirates Flight Catering for the past 6 years. He loves exploring new places, reading novels and trying different cuisines.

He joined Toastmasters in April 2019 and has been in a DTC leadership role from past two years, where he played a significant role in the Public Relations and the Membership Team. It is a matter of great prestige that Dubai Toastmasters Club has won all membership awards during his tenure as VP Membership in the year 2020-2021. Humor is TM Sagar ‘s forte, evidently so, as he won the Area Level - Humorous Speech Contest in the year 2020. He states that joining Toastmasters is one of the most amazing things that has happened to him. He has fulfilled his personal objectives of improving his public speaking & communication skills and learning from great leaders during his Toastmasters journey. He says that Toastmasters has been a life changing experience for many people & his own transformation is a testimony to this magical experience.