12th Annual Teen Leadership Summit for D/HH Girls – DFW
DEAF ACTION CENTER DALLAS, WILL CELEBRATE ITS 12TH ANNUAL
TEEN LEADERSHIP SUMMIT FOR DEAF & HARD OF HEARING GIRLS!
Mark Twain once said “ Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn’t do, than by the ones you did do. So throw off the
bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your
sails. Explore! Dream! Discover!
In other words… Ride Your Wave !
Deaf Action Center cordially invites all Deaf & Hard of Hearing
7th – 12th grade girls to “seas the day” and join us for a beach party!
2010 Teen Leadership Summit for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Girls
April 22, 2010 – Plano Centre, Plano, TX
Special Guest: Deaf Cartoonist & Educator, Maureen Klusza
Pre-registration required – $25.00 per attendee
For more information email: [email protected]
Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, Maureen has been deaf since birth. She gives
her father, a deaf artist himself, credit for inspiring her primitive
doodlings. In grade school, Maureen drew cartoons for her teachers. In high
school, Maureen drew cartoons for everyone, helping raise funds for her
Junior Class by drawing caricatures for 50 cents each. A graduate of The
Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York, Maureen has a BFA
degree in Illustration, and today lives in Bay Area, California, with her
husband, Robin, where she continues to draw cartoons. comics, logos and
illustrations for an impressive list of clients ~ when she isn’t teaching
Art and Drama at California School for the Deaf. “The Deaf Side”, a popular
comic created by Maureen, gives a view of the world through Deaf eyes.
Maureen’s clients include:
Gallaudet Press, DawnSignPress, DeafWest Tallant Detail, NAD, Convo Relay,
Sorenson, Sprint, Motherjones.com, Shoshannah-Stern.com, BobDaniels.com,
Riding for Deaf Schools, Zanswers.net, Peaks Coaching Group, Threshold Power
Sports Agency, Pineridge Barbecue Co, Hands on Travel & more! www.moeart.com