There’s a lot of folks that make the Northwest a truly special place. Through business, art, science, education and often the simple act of kindness the South Sound and beyond continues to evolves thanks to passionate individuals with big ideas. TEDxTacoma is all about spreading those ideas. Hear from influential movers and shakers in the community who are working on making the world a better place at TEDxTacoma on April 22 at Karen Hille Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Speakers range from authors to educators, mathematicians to entrepreneurs. Tickets are $39-$79.
New York Times bestselling author Isaac Marion
Number theorist and mathematician Jason Padgett
Founder of Beecher’s Handmade Cheese Kurt Beecher Dammeier
Lieutenant General Mike Ferriter
CEO of the YWCA Miriam Barnett
Social justice activist Seth Kirby