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Toastmasters International Leadership Program - Advanced Leader Silver Recognition

On August 21, 2020, Toastmasters International announced that Mr. Casmere Taylor has earned Advanced Leader Silver recognition.  Advanced Leader Silver recognition is the highest award in the Toastmasters’ Leadership Program. The Leadership Program is a self-paced training program that helps participants improve their leadership skills in a club environment. To achieve Advanced Leader Silver recognition, participants must complete our High Performance Leadership program, influencing and motivating followers to achieve a mission or goal. The member also must fulfill other demanding roles, which include starting or rebuilding a Toastmasters club, and serving as a district officer in the organization.

Completing these requirements involves several years of study and activity. It also demonstrates tremendous self-motivation and a strong interest in self-improvement. By achieving Advanced Leader Silver recognition, Toastmaster Taylor has shown a commitment to excellence in leadership.

Announcing the Retirement of Mr. Donnie Henley

On May 27, 2020, Shearer & Associates hosted a retirement celebration for Mr. Donnie Henley in honor of his 20 years of service.  While following all social distancing guidelines put out by the CDC, many of his current and former associates were able to be in attendance.  All were able to enjoy good food while reminiscing about the great work that has been accomplished over the past 20+ years.  Mr. Henley was presented with the Presidential Award for Outstanding Service; 20 Years of Service certificate, plaque and pin; and a picture collage to remind him of all the great individuals he has had the pleasure of working with over the span of his career.  We will greatly miss you Mr. Henley but look forward to seeing you pop in for visits from time to time!