Jennifer Brown was recently invited to share her story at TEDx 636 11th Avenue, an independently run event in conjunction with the larger TEDxWomen conference in 2010.

Check out the video from TEDxTalks, below.

In the spirit of “Ideas Worth Spreading,” TEDx is a program that enables schools, businesses, libraries or just groups of friends to enjoy a TED-like experience through events they themselves organize, design and host. More information can be found here.