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A Talk with Jodie Patterson (BC Board & PA event)

For more information about this BC Parent Association event, please contact the Parent Association directly. Their weekly Bulletin is the definitive guide to their events. The PA emails their Bulletin directly to all parents & guardians, so please refer to it for full information on all of their activities and meetings.

Recently recognized by the United Nations as a Champion of Change, Jodie Patterson is an acclaimed author, public speaker, activist, beauty explorer and mother of 5. She holds the position of Chair of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation Board, the nation's largest LGBT organization. She is also a long-standing entrepreneur, having co-founded two beauty companies and co-owning the live performance venue Joe's Pub at the Public Theater.

She has presented at some of the leading conferences and institutions in the U.S and abroad.

You are invited to Ms. Patterson's talk at Berkeley Carroll on March 14th at 7pm. She will share her journey as a parent of a transgender child, discuss problem solving around conflict, consider the concept of "genderless mothering" and offer us a call to action.

Ms. Patterson will also sign copies of her book The Bold World after her talk. Please bring your copy or, if you are interested in receiving a limited complimentary copy, please let us know when you RSVP here by March 10th!

About the Gina Curry Speaker Series
This talk is part of The Gina Curry Speaker Series which honors Ms. Curry's outstanding, dedicated, and longtime leadership of the Parent Association's Equity and Inclusion Committee, Mosaic, before relocating to North Carolina in 2021.


The Berkeley Carroll Board of Trustees' Committee on Equity and Inclusion and The Berkeley Carroll Parent Association