TEDxYouthWrigleyville is an independently organized day-long TED event, operated under an exclusive license from TED worldwide. This inaugural, landmark event will be coming to Chicago on August 4th, 2019 at the Center on Halsted. The centralized theme of the event will be “Youth, American Style” and will focus on exploring various aspects of youth identity.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 4TH, 2019
CENTER ON HALSTED

ADDITIONAL DETAILS COMING SOON

Directors and Lead Curators

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Shermin Kruse

President and Chair

Roxy Bargoz

Director of Operations

Rebekah Raleigh

Chief Creative Director

Brooke Tovar

Communications Director

Katherine Chairez

Treasurer

Melinda Holland

Director of Partnerships

Ann Marie Byers

Director of Legal Operations

Maaike Almeida

Director of Space Design

Monica Bernardo

Project Manager and Liaison to Youth Curators

Jason Hsu

Chief Technology Director

Additional Curators

Terese Connolly

Daphne Ortiz

Shoba Pillay

Naiya Mehta

Angelo Chairez

Ryan Kalous

Connor Mautner

Jamie Grodsky

Caroline Adelman

Ghazal Banisadr

Youth Curators

Monica Bernardo

Sebastian Agignoae

Reese Klem

Julissa Martinez

Elise Kruse

Pierce Kruse