Who is Presenting?

Meet your Opening Session presenters.

One of the highlights of the Opening Session is our special featured guests! This year, you will get to hear inspiring and motivational presentations from our keynote speaker, Kyle Scheele, and our mega forum speaker, David Garcia. More information about entertainment will be available soon. Check out more below!



Kyle Scheele

Kyle Scheele is an inspiring author, speaker, and cardboarder who has challenged tens of thousands of students across the nation to build a better world. Kyle has spoken to over 350,000 audience members in 49 states. His projects have been featured by outlets like Upworthy, Buzzfeed, WIRED, Fast Company, Mashable, MAKE Magazine, and more. In this keynote, “It Only Takes One”, Kyle will show Key Clubbers that it only takes one person to change the world, and each of us can be that person.

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David Garcia

David Garcia is the only 5-language-speaking-motivational-comedian on the planet! He has motivated children and mature adults in some of the greatest metropolitan cities of the world: Los Angeles, New York, Sao Paulo, Paris, and London. David is also a long-time advocate for children’s mental health and now champions the call to help students and educators arrive at total well-being. This presentation will empower Key Clubbers and advisors by letting us step back and say, “we are not weak, we are not odd, the entire world is facing this, here are some strategies so we can succeed together.”

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Kicking Sunrise

Kicking Sunrise is an American soul/pop rock duo from New Jersey, consisting of Joe Murphy and Mark Altamuro. They released their single “Here’s to the Sunrise” on April 10, 2015 and their album Here’s to the Sunrise on June 2, 2015, both have been featured on CBS Philadelphia, TBS for Major League Baseball coverage and TNT for the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.

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