Ryan McRae ADD Geek (and Jeff's Mentor)
Ryan McRae, Jeff’s ADHD coach, was diagnosed with ADD at 19, helping him understand his talents and struggles in a much deeper way. He currently is a sales associate for a major tech company and a voracious reader and writer. He is a conference addict, a gadget hound and a lover of all things pumpkin.
Ryan discovered working with Jeff as his...
Jeff Rasmussen Founder of ADHD Kids Rock
City: Langley, BC
Diagnosed with ADHD in Grade 7
Biggest Dream: I want to change the world for younger kids like me who are punished daily for having ADHD.
Fave Class: Mechanics "I've got the plans in my head for a motorized scooter with a gas-powered engine that I'm actually capable of building."
ADHD Superpower: "If I'm...
Brandi Schamber Rock Star Teacher 2% Club
My name is Brandi Schamber and I am a Teacher/Learning Specialist at Fraser Academy in Vancouver. Fraser Academy is a school that serves children from grades 1 to 12 with language-based learning disabilities such as dyslexia. Many of my students also have ADHD. I am proud to be part of the ADHD Kids Rock Community!
Teaching students with ADHD has...
Beverlee Rasmussen Team Captain - aka Jeff's mom
Beverlee is Jeff's mom and admits there was a time when she didn't even believe that there was such a thing as ADHD. Being open and putting her kid first has made this mom not only an advocate for Jeff, also an advocate for all kids with ADHD.
When your kid wants to change the world, the best thing you can do is say is how can we help....