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Functionary is a term often used to describe a person who plays a role in a Toastmasters meeting or contest. [[Toastmasters International]] seems to prefer the use of the term "participant role" or [[meeting role]] [http://www.toastmasters.org/Membership/Club-Meeting-Roles] instead.  Some clubs use the term "assistant" for some of the roles.  Typical functionary roles may include [[Ah Counter]], [[Balloter]], [[Sergeant-at-Arms]] and others.  
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Functionary is a term often used to describe a person who plays a role in a Toastmasters meeting or contest. [[Toastmasters International]] sometimes seems to prefer the use of the term "participant role" or [[meeting role]] [http://www.toastmasters.org/Membership/Club-Meeting-Roles] instead.  Some clubs use the term "assistant" for some of the roles.  Typical functionary roles may include [[Ah Counter]], [[Balloter]], [[Sergeant-at-Arms]] and others.  
  
 
A functionary should not be confused with a [[dignitary]].
 
A functionary should not be confused with a [[dignitary]].

Revision as of 18:19, 26 June 2016

Functionary is a term often used to describe a person who plays a role in a Toastmasters meeting or contest. Toastmasters International sometimes seems to prefer the use of the term "participant role" or meeting role [1] instead. Some clubs use the term "assistant" for some of the roles. Typical functionary roles may include Ah Counter, Balloter, Sergeant-at-Arms and others.

A functionary should not be confused with a dignitary.