Odyssey Annual Brunch
February 7, 2022
Co-Chairs: Amanda Price & Catherine Kraft
St. Regis Hotel – Buckhead
The Odyssey Brunch is Odyssey’s premier fundraising event of the year, and is attended by several hundred Atlantans who share a commitment to educational access for all of Atlanta’s youth. The morning includes a networking brunch, raffle, and a short keynote address. The event also honors each year a star Odyssey student who represents the promising future of Atlanta’s youth.
2020 Odyssey Brunch Committee
Amy Musarra Kramer
Mary Susan Wheeler
Sarah Bochar Early
Dr Zakiya Rice
Odyssey Brunch Keynote Speakers
2020 – Aja Patterson, and Teacher Honorees Ann Tedesco and Michelle Hayes
2019 – Jared Bailey, Taylor Walker, and Meria J. Cartstarphen, Superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools
2017 – Dr. Michael Lomax, CEO and President of UNCF
2016 – Dr. Pedro Noguera, Distinguished Professor at UCLA
2015 – Meria J. Cartstarphen, Superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools
2014 – Panel with Dr. William Clarkson IV, Headmaster of The Westminster Schools, and John “Sandy’ Smith, founding Odyssey Board Member, moderated by Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN
Dr. Michael Lomax
Dr. Pedro Noguera
Dr. Meria J. Carstarphen
Annual Brunch Raffle
Congratulations to our 2019 Raffle Winners!
- Prize 1: Enter to win a 5-Day/4-Night Stay at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort & Nature Park, located in the Riviera Maya, Mexico for 2 adults (includes 2 children-optional). Plus, a $2,000 AmEx Gift Card to cover 2 adult “all-inclusive” food & beverage packages
- The prize has been made possible through the generous donation of Esther Green.
Raffle Prize - David Yurman
- Prize 2: Win a gorgeous David Yurman bracelet valued at $2,750.
This donation has been made possible through Sara Beth Brown Prendeville and Brown & Co. Jewelers.