Bryan's House Pathways to Inclusion

Marcy Meeks Photography

Date/Time

April 07, 2021
11:30 AM until 01:00 PM

Location

Belo Mansion View map
2101 Ross Avenue,
Dallas, TX, 75201

Additional Information

  • Website: http://www.bryanshouse.org/news-events/
  • Line/Box Office Phone: 214/794-8715
  • Cost: Tickets $150; sponsorships $500+. All proceeds go to the Family Supportive Services Program (FSS) and Therapy Coordination.
  • Ages: 21 and older

Description

With honorary chairs Dr. Lisa Genecov and Betsy Kleinman and Chair Betty Regard, Bryan’s House hosts Pathways to Inclusion Luncheon, Awards & Special Needs Summit on Wednesday, April 7.

With a metallic-colored attire theme, guests will dress to impress, enjoy lunch, raffle, an emcee-led discussion with a unique perspective from a global leader panelist who is a mother of a child with special needs to a leader taking extraordinary measures to serve and hire those with special needs in the workplace.

Topics will include:
Technology to serve or advance the lives of at-risk children with special medical, therapy or other social/emotional or mental health needs, and their families.
Innovation: Taking diversity and inclusion a step further. Corporations creating career paths for those with special needs or making accommodations for their employees or those that may have a child with special needs.

Panelists include:
John McGill, Director of Brand Partnerships Mensa
Kelly Burton, National President AT&T Ability ERG
Gerry Mecca, Former VP-IT Keurig & Founder EKG
Richard Margolin, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder Robokind
Laura Ramirez, Head of Diversity & Inclusion Invitation Homes
Dr. Hiren Shukla, Automation & Innovation Neuro-Diverse CoE Leader Ernst & Young
Tracy Picon, Sr. Director Healthcare Industry Executive Strategist Microsoft

Bryan’s House will also honor 2021 Wisdom’s Hope Awardees:
Community: Temple Emanu-El Dallas
Humanitarian: Lynn Fisher, The Rosewood Foundation
Philanthropist: Peggy Dear
Clinical: Ursuline Academy
Corporate Valiant Residential