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Cultural diplomat Dave Huxtable loves language and espouses language learning for the sheer pleasure it brings. Throughout his life, he has mastered ten languages…so far. He challenges the notions that learning a language is difficult and that it requires special talent. Did you know that learning a foreign language will change the physical structure of your brain? Dave champions foreign language training for improved global understanding, neurological health, and optimum cognitive function.
Are you comfortable with Uncomfortable? Maresa Friedman is a high impact strategist who gets clients to break through barriers they didn’t think possible. Her direct, “No BS” attitude and “Get stuff done” mentality allows her to wrangle high-power, executive-filled board rooms into submission. Wix Ambassador, Microtasking Expert, Google Trainer, Wife, and Mom. Maresa was recently named in the top 1% of Social Sellers on LinkedIn and voted Best of Strategy for LinkedIn ProFinder.
Miguel AldreteCEO of Kids4ourWorld
Miguel Angel Aldrete is a local Entrepreneur, Author, and Philanthropist. Miguel is also a Senior at Olympian High School who has been inspiring students to take action for over a decade. Since the age of 8 he has written and published two books, started his non-profit “Kids 4 Our World” and organized city-wide and International volunteering campaigns. Miguel continues spreading his message that anyone can make a difference regardless of how young they might be.
Jennifer PurdieEndurance Athlete
Jennifer Purdie is one of the first American women to run a full marathon on all seven continents. Endurance Athlete, Personal Trainer, Toastmaster, Fitness and Nutrition Specialist. Jennifer has written for The LA Times, Tri-athlete, Success Magazine, Shape, and Running Times. Featured on Dr. Oz and Fox Sports, Jennifer is one of the few Ironman finishers with a funny bone. To relax, she performs stand-up comedy, and was a finalist in a recent LA Scripted Comedy Festival.
TEDxChulaVista will bring together inspirational speakers, breath-taking artists, and thought-provoking leaders to share ideas worth spreading.
Minerva Briseno-Diaz emigrated from Mexico to California in 2001 barely able to speak English. Through 11 years of hard work, she earned her degree from San Diego State University, and attained the status of Certified Public Accountant. Currently controller for the Parent Institute for Quality Education, she volunteers her time in community organizations where passionate individuals make change happen. A Toastmaster from the Hard Hats club, she uses her voice to inspire those around her to greatness.
Mark BroukerLeadership Coach
Dr. Brouker’s distinguished military career culminated with his serving as Chief of Staff to Navy Medicine West, overseeing 10 hospitals with 800,000 patients. He transitioned to the corporate world, and as a thought leader / executive coach, he mentored organizations on how to build high-performing teams. Today, Brouker Leadership Solutions has impacted thousands of top performers in Fortune 500 companies, professional and military organizations, and universities across the globe, opening their eyes to a new definition of leadership.
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VENUE LOCATION Mayan Hall, Southwestern College900 Otay Lakes Rd Chula Vista, CA · (619) 421-6700 — May 19th, 2018 — Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Chula Vista Elementary School District
84 East J. Street
Chula Vista, Ca 91910