PARENTS & SOCIAL WORKERS
MENTORS & COACHES
*ANYONE WORKING WITH YOUTH*
ALL ABOUT MENTORING
& TEEN SUICIDE
Spend some time with us learning and being moved to take amazing action with your own children or with the youth you are working with.
4 EXPERT TRAINING SESSIONS
(20 MINS EACH)
MR. ROB SCHEER
TED X Speaker & CEO of Comfortcases.org
MR. GALE NELSON
CEO/President of Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Miami
DR. DIANA KENOLY
United Nations Ambassador & Youth Leadership Trainer
DR. JOHN DEGARMO
TED X Speaker & CEO of The Foster Care Institute
SENSEI DAVE ARMSTRONG
Founder of Unlimited Potential Network Academy and At-risk Youth Expert
TOPICS WE WILL DISCUSS
50% Increase In Teen Attempted Suicide
What a Mentor Does
Who Is a Mentor
Developing Leadership In Our Youth
How To Get Involved
Life After Foster Care
and much more...
Mr. Rob Scheer
Rob is the CEO of Comfort Cases, traveling the country to share his story and advocate for youth in foster care. He published his memoir in 2018: A Forever Family: Fostering Change One Child at a Time.
In 2013, the Scheer family set out on a mission to eliminate the use of trash bags in the foster care system and provide children entering the system with brand new essential and comfort items. To date, Comfort Cases has impacted over 150,000 children in the foster care system.
Mr. Gale Nelson
Mr. Gale Nelson is the current President/CEO of Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Miami, Gale has dedicated over 27 years toward helping our youth. He has won numerous awards in his pursuit of helping young men and women, some of his major achievements are: Power 250 List-South Florida Business Journal, SFBJ 2021 South Florida Ultimate CEO Honoree, and being recognized as one of South Florida’s Most Powerful Professionals in Business and Industry by Legacy Miami Magazine.
Dr. Diana Kenoly
Her Excellency Ambassador Dr. Diana Kenoly serves as a United Nations Ambassador within the UN ECOSOC and the UN International Consulting Cabinet. In her current assignment for 2021 she serves as Global Vice President for Leadership Education championing the UN 2030 Agenda in the DECADE of ACTION.
Dr. Diana Kenoly focuses her work on developing global leaders across “The 9 Spheres of Influence” to transform
their Leadership Strategy through her leadership development and coaching program, called “The Leadership
She is also an Executive Director at the John Maxwell Team and serves on its Presidents’ Advisory Council (PAC).
Dr. John DeGarmo
Dr. John DeGarmo is an international expert in parenting and foster care and a TEDx Talk presenter. He has appeared on CNN HLN, Good Morning, America, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, and elsewhere. He is an international consultant to legal firms and foster care agencies, as well as empowerment and transformational speaker and trainer on many topics about the foster care system. He is the author of several books, including Fostering Love: One Foster Parent’s Journey, and writes for several publications.