Event speakers


Mark and Jan Foreman are the parents Jon and Tim, the founding members of the world-famous band Switchfoot. They are community leaders and have just released their book, Never Say No, Raising Big Picture Kids.

Aligning perfectly with the mission of iTHINKBIG.ORG, we look forward to Mark and Jan speaking at Dinner for a Life this year! Prepare to be inspired by the potential within this generation and even within your home, both present or future. 

Chad Furlong

Founder and President of iTHINKBIG.ORG, Chad has spoken to well over 2 million students across the US since 1994.

teacher of the year, marla rickard

Marla is a teacher at suzanne middle school in walnut, california. She will share firsthand the impact of ithink on her students over the past five years. We're excited to have her this year!

Band, Major Minus

Enjoy this funky, soulful pop/rock band from san diego. friends of ithink, they will provide our entertainment.