Who is Jesse Oakley III???
“The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.” - Arthur C. Clarke
Jesse Oakley III in Las Vegas, Nevada (District 115)
WHO IS JESSE OAKLEY III???
Jesse Oakley III is a Distinguished Toastmaster, Past Region Advisor, and a Nominated International Director Candidate from Las Vegas, Nevada.
He is an Associate Engineer for the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) and is married to Distinguished Toastmaster Dana Wall-Oakley.
IT BEGAN WITH SPEECHCRAFT
In 1995, when he was a Civil Engineering student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), Jesse got his start in Toastmasters via the Speechcraft Program. He enjoyed the program so much, he participated in two more sessions before graduating in 1999. The picture is the Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV).
(This is where Jesse's Toastmasters journey began)
HIS HOME TOASTMASTERS CLUB In 2002, he joined his home club of Starmasters Toastmasters and hasn't looked back!!!
DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENTS From 2005-2007, he served as Area D-5 Governor where he helped the area reach Distinguished and Select Distinguished honors.
MORE DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENTS From 2008-2009, he served as Division D Governor where he and his team led the Division to President's Distinguished honors, with four, out of five areas, reaching President's Distinguished honors (the 5th area reached Select Distinguished honors). For those hardworking efforts, he earned Division Governor of the year award.
DISTRICT 33 GOVERNOR
In the 2012-2013 Toastmaster year, Jesse served as District 33 Governor and worked with 200+ Toastmasters clubs in the southern Nevada and central California communities.
ON THE WORLD STAGE
With his wife, Jesse served as the Co-Host Chair for the 2015 Toastmasters International Convention at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada working with Toastmaster volunteers from all over the world!!!
ADVISING REGIONS Jesse also served as Region 2 Advisor in the 2016-2017 year. He trained and advised district leaders from Nevada, California, Oregon, and Hawaii.
READY TO SERVE AGAIN!!! And now, he wants to serve the Toastmasters community by becoming the next International Director from Region 2!!! If you are willing to give Jesse a chance to step up to this important role, please vote Jesse Oakley III, DTM for International Director!!!