Jack Marren

Best Buddies International
Global Ambassador
Des Moines, IA
Jack Mayor is a senior at Neuqua Valley High School in Naperville, Illinois. The oldest of 5 children, Jack was diagnosed with Autism in 2006.  Jack has an endless passion as a motivational speaker to educate people about the challenges faced among teens with disabilities.

After becoming involved in Best Buddies, Jack’s life was greatly enriched from the friendships he made and the confidence he gained. Jack found his voice through Best Buddies and since completing the Best Buddies Ambassador Training in November 2016, he strives to help others simply see past a label and see an individual as a whole.

Some of Jack’s heart felt speeches have included All State Giving Campaign / Autism Speaks, Autism Awareness Day Will County, Hello my name is Autism, Spread the Word to End the Word, Opening Ceremonies for Special Olympics Swim Meet, and Best Buddies International Leadership Conference. In addition to public speaking, Jack enjoys competing in Special Olympics Basketball and Swimming.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, July 22