Speaker information will be shared closer to the event date.
Dr. Gail Christopher
Dr. Gail Christopher is an award winning social change agent with expertise in the social determinants of health and well-being and in related public policies. She is known for her pioneering work to infuse holistic health and diversity concepts into public sector programs and policy discourse. Click here for more information on Dr. Gail Christopher.
Luis Alberto Urrea
“Hailed by NPR as a ‘literary badass’ and a ‘master storyteller with a rock and roll heart,’ Luis Alberto Urrea is a prolific and acclaimed writer who uses his dual-culture life experiences to explore greater themes of love, loss and triumph. A 2005 Pulitzer Prize finalist for nonfiction and member of the Latino Literature Hall of Fame, Urrea is the critically acclaimed and best-selling author of 17 books, winning numerous awards for his poetry, fiction and essays.” Click here for more information on Luis Urrea.