One in five children are affected by learning or attention issues. How can we prepare them to reach their potential as productive, contributing members of society? How can employers benefit from this untapped and distinctive workforce?
Star Welcomes Carolyn Jeppsen
Carolyn Jeppsen, Co-Founder, CEO & President of BroadFutures, will join us to share her experience and passionate commitment to addressing pressing workforce issues for young adults with learning disabilities. She will speak about her vision of a promising future for the employment of young people with disabilities, and how we can all think innovatively and intentionally about supporting employers and preparing students to live as successful and independent adults.
Carolyn is a mother of twins with learning disabilities, an attorney and co-founder of BroadFutures, a training,
mentoring, and paid internship program
located in Washington, D.C.