The president of Toastmasters International is presenting a corporate award to leaders at Tacoma’s city hall this afternoon.

George Yen, a businessman from Taiwan who leads the group globally, will meet with City Manager T.C. Broadnax and Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland to salute municipal support of three different Toastmaster groups within the city.

Toastmasters is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of local group meetings. District 32, comprised of members in nine South Sound counties, met at Pacific Lutheran University on Saturday for its fall conference.