Drumroll, please! Meet our 2017 Speakers

After much ado (reviewing applications, auditioning the most promising ideas, and holding our initial coaching workshop), we are thrilled to present our 2017 TEDxBoise speakers (click through for bios):

  • Anselme Sadiki, Executive Director of Children’s Home Society of Idaho
  • Charles Honts, Professor of Psychological Science at Boise State University
  • Dex Torricke-Barton, Head of Communications at SpaceX
  • Haven Baker, VP of Plant Sciences at Simplot
  • Jimmy Hallyburton, Founder of Boise Bicycle Project
  • Jodi Peterson, Development and Co-Director of Interfaith Sanctuary
  • Kayla-Leah Rich, Director of Days for Girls Meridian, ID
  • Levi Bettwieser, Founder of The Rescued Film Project
  • Phil McGrane, Chief Deputy Clerk of Ada County
  • SeAnne Safaii-Watie, Associate Professor of Nutrition and Dietetics at U of I and Sue Linja, Co-founder, Officer and President of S&S Nutrition Network
  • Stacy Ennis, Writer and Creative Strategist
  • Suman Nag, Founder and Exec Director ROSA

Mark your calendars for April 8 at JUMP! because you won’t want to miss hearing the amazing ideas this impressive crew will be sharing. Our theme will be announced later this month along with ticketing information. It’s gonna be great!