Members

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President

Rhonda Sternberg

Joined Club: 02/19/2021
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VP of Education

Millicent Lawrence-Kotei

About Me: Millie Kotei serves the needs of real estate customers in Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach counties of Florida and is the Broker Owner of Kotei Real Estate in Coral Springs. Millie holds a Master's degree in Real Estate (MSIRE) from Florida International University; she is a seasoned real estate professional with 30 years of experience and a wealth of knowledge in the South Florida residential real estate market. Her goal is to help buyers and sellers achieve their homeownership dreams by serving them with competence and transparency.

As an entrepreneur, Millie expresses her excitement about being a toastmasters member; she believes this opportunity would help enhance her confidence with better interaction with her customers and audiences.

Millie is a mother and grandmother; she resides in Coral Springs, Florida, with her husband, Nii-Boi. In her downtime, she enjoys family gatherings, listening to Jazz music, and supporting several nonprofit organizations.

Joined Club: 06/28/2022
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VP of Membership

Arilee Ortiz

Joined Club: 04/08/2023
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VP of Public Relations

Karen Matroni

About Me: Karen Matroni has been in the commercial real estate field for the past 25 years and is currently the General Manager of the Promenade at Coconut Creek.  She served for ten years on the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Governmental Affairs committee, raising awareness and lobbying for change to a number of laws affecting real property owners in the state of Florida.  She has also volunteered her time with a number of organizations, including the Brevard Public Library and Space Coast Therapy Dogs.  She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Do the Right Thing of Coconut Creek, Inc., and the Coral Springs Coconut Creek Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. She is also a proud member of the Women’s Club of Coconut Creek and Toastmasters International-Chamber Voices chaper.   Previously, Ms. Matroni worked for NAI Merin Hunter Codman as a Senior Property Manager for a 700,000 square foot portfolio of shopping centers and office buildings.  Before moving to south Florida, Ms. Matroni held the position of Vice President of Property Management for Prime Site Realty, a shopping center development, leasing and property management company located in central Florida. During that time, Ms. Matroni earned her Certified Shopping Center Manager designation from the ICSC.

Joined Club: 02/19/2021

Secretary

Shobha Ramatally

Joined Club: 02/19/2021
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Treasurer

Christine Moody

About Me:   Professionally, Christine helps clients address their financial concerns and develop strategies by focusing on each individual’s specific needs. With 14 years of experience throughout major shifts in the markets, Christine has dedicated her career to delivering the personalized investment planning services her clients deserve.   Christine spends her free time with her husband and their two daughters. They like to spend weekends together swimming, barbequing or playing together at the park. A native Floridian, Christine enjoys the outdoors and weekend trips to the Florida Keys and vacations to the North Georgia Mountains. Christine especially enjoys yoga, and running for exercise.   Christine's interest in Toastmasters was sparked when she attended a presentation through the Coral Springs Coconut Creek Regional Chamber of Commerce.  She was thrilled with this new club was formed. In her role as financial advisor, she often finds herself client facing or giving presentations. Christine feels Toastmasters would help improve these meetings and to more clearly communicate her messages to clients. She is looking forward to serving on the board and to improving her speaking skills along with the wonderful members of our club!    

Joined Club: 02/19/2021

Sgt. at Arms

Johnny Brief

Joined Club: 12/17/2022
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Webmaster

Lois Margolin, DTM

About Me: Lois Margolin, DTM  is a CPA and President of Lois Margolin, LLC a Concierge Accounting firm specializing in accounting and part time Chief Financial Officer for small to mid-size companies.   Lois has been an officer in at least one of her club’s since she joined in 2012.  She is currently a member of 3 brick and mortar clubs and 2 online club.  She is the founder of CSCCR Chamber Voices, Past President of Online Presenters club which she helped charter a few years ago, the Treasurer of Outspoken Toastmasters and Mentor of Digital Communicators.  She has been Vice President of Membership over 10 times and has sponsored in excess of 100 people.   Lois was also the District Finance Manager (3 times) the immediate past District Contest Chair for Florida, Technical Support Co-Chair and Division B Director.   
 
Lois is currently the District 47 Club Growth Director.  
 
Lois loves Toastmaster’s because it provides her the opportunity to mentor people and help them discover their inner light.  She believes there is nothing more rewarding than helping people find their confidence and voice.

Joined Club: 1/27/2021
Joined Toastmasters: 1/1/2012
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Tricia Click

Joined Club: 05/10/2022
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Lisa Meade Romero

Joined Club: 02/19/2021