Thomas Kalajian is an award-winning Toastmaster speaker, an Area speech contest Master of Ceremonies, and has held every executive position at the Club level multiple times.

A Charter member of an award-winning Toastmaster club, #3442 in Tustin, Thomas Kalajian quickly distinguished himself with both public speaking and leadership skills. The club won international distinction as the one of the few clubs in Toastmaster history to qualify for full club establishment status of over 20 new members on its first founding meeting.

Thomas Kalajian has participated at Club level, Area level and District level activities, helping launch other Toastmaster clubs, providing assistance to other clubs and participating in Speech Contests and introductory programs to introduce speaking and leadership skills to students from elementary schools to universities.