Below is a list of Speakers from Region 2. The are many other Speakers from Region 2
that are not on are not included on the list but have wonderful programs to present.
If you wish to be included on the list, contact the webmaster.

Bret Clement
13816 Laredo Drive
Carmel,In 46032
(317) 848-9062

E-mail Bret

Mandy Mcmahon
3337 40th Street
Hamilton, Mi 49419


E-mail Mandy

Silvercreek Daylilies

Nikki Schmith
25729 Annapolis Ave.
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125

E-mail Nikki

Sandy and Mike Holmes
1951 N. Regent Park
Bellbrook, Oh 45305

E-mail Sandy
E-mail Mike

Eric Simpson
116 W. North St.
Tipton, Indiana 46072


E-mail Eric

Kimberly McCutcheon
56 Ryder Court
Bellbrook, Ohio


E-mail Kimberly

Phil and Luella Korth
1861 Pinewood Trail
Suamico, Wisconsin 54173
(920) 434-5958

E-mail Phil

Dan Bachman
1850 S. St. Rt. 123
Lebanon, OH 45036

E-mail Dan

Rod Kroemer
Jim Wersch
1578 CR 300 N
Tolono, Ill 61880-9719

E-mail Rod

James Gossard
1069 Amity Rd.

Galloway, OH 43119

E-mail Jamie


Tom Polston
7465 West Third Street
Dayton, OH 45417

E-mail Tom




These are guidelines of what to consider for club speakers. The list includes questions you
should be able to answer, or information you should provide to potential speakers.


Speaker Guidlines for Clubs

by Lee Pickles





1.Contact the speaker by telephone or email.

2.Provide the name of the club/meeting.

3.Location (City and State).

4. Date and time of presentation (time sometimes effects travel).

5. Type of function (Local, Regional, Symposium).

6. Is this an AHS event as opposed to a non AHS event?

7. Reimbursement:Do you pay expenses? Do you pay an honorarium?

Does the club purchase plants to share with members in lieu of an honorarium?

8. Will plants be requested for auction to members? Will speaker get all proceeds?

Will auction proceeds be shared in some percentage with the club? Will the club keep all proceeds?

9.Approximately how many will be in attendance?

10.Will a laptop computer and digital projector be furnished or will speaker be required to furnish? Do you have extension cords?

11. If trip requires overnight accommodations, where will they be? (Some speakers prefer a hotel to a private residence).

12. What about transportation? If in driving distance, what will the reimbursement be per mile? If air travel is required, would the organization like the speaker topurchase own airline tickets? Will someone pick the speaker up at the airport or should speaker get a rental car?

13. What airport is most convenient?

14.There should be an exchange of cell phone numbers in case the speaker is detained in route.

15.There should be someone assigned to the speaker to help in any way needed.

16.Can the meeting room be darkened enough to be able to see the images on the screen?

17. Payment. Honorarium and expenses should be agreed upon prior to making the trip. Payment should be made to speaker at the end of the program.


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