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Thank you for supporting The CHC Breakfast, Thursday, March 5, 2020
Thank you for supporting The CHC Breakfast, Thursday, March 5, 2020

The CHC Breakfast

Dyslexia and ADHD present some of the greatest challenges for our children and teens — and also provide unique gifts beyond our imagination. What would happen if we would recognize everyone’s strengths and embrace neurodiversity as a culture? Join us at The CHC Breakfast.

View photos from The CHC Breakfast 2020 here!

Guest Speaker

Dean Bragonier

Founder and Executive Dyslexic, NoticeAbility

Dean Bragonier will present on reducing stigma, celebrating neuro-diversity, and building community within education (grounded in his personal story).

Read more about Dean Bragonier

Guest Panelists

Dr. Vivien Keil


Dr. Vivien Keil

CHC Clinical Director,

Dr. Keil is a staff neuropsychologist who specializes in the developmental evaluation of young children and neuropsychological evaluation of children and adolescents. She has over 15 years of experience working with children and families.



Beth Kawasaki


Beth Kawasaki

Community Parent

Beth Kawasaki currently hikes, writes, and parents four kids in Northern California. She formerly worked in marketing for Procter and Gamble, Apple Computer, Levi Strauss, and ReBoot Accel. She has a B.A. in Marketing from Seattle Pacific University and a Master of Arts in Theology from Fuller Seminary.

Rosalie Whitlock

Dr. Rosalie Whitlock

Panel Moderator
CHC Chief Executive Officer

In her 30-plus years’ experience, Rosalie Whitlock, PhD, has been a passionate and tireless advocate for kids and families. Dr. Whitlock has been serving as Chief Executive Officer at CHC for the past ten years.



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Thursday, March 5, 2020
8:30 am: Check-in
9:00-10:30 am: Program and Breakfast


Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club
2900 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA
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Hosted By

CHC Breakfast Co-Chairs
Lauren Sims and Rachel Lambert

Honorary Committee

Suzanne Crandall, Monica Graham, Calla Griffith, Perri Guthrie, Jan Harris, Catherine Harvey, Jessica Hickingbotham, Eve Jaffe, Jill Johnson, Amy Kacher, Michele Kirsch, Kim Klikoff, Stephanie Oshman, Peter Oshman, Barbara Silverman, Dianne Taube, Sarah Thayer, David Wollenberg


For more information call 650.617.3857 or email Jen Bugnatto at jbugnatto@chconline.org. Learn more about The CHC Breakfast.

Children’s Health Council, Inc. is approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, and all donations are tax deductible to the full extent provided by law.

Children’s Health Council’s Federal Tax Identification Number (EIN) is 94-1312311