A successful first event!

The luncheon featured speeches from Julie Hersh, an author and mental health awareness advocate, Dr. Lisa Monteggia, who researches fast-acting antidepressants, and Jordan's father, Tom Harris.

To read more about the event, check out the front-page article about the event from the Ft. Worth Star Telegram.

Ajooni Sethi, Ellen Harris, Candice Ammori, Michelle DeWitt, Stephanie Garbarino

Ajooni Sethi, Ellen Harris, Candice Ammori, Michelle DeWitt, Stephanie Garbarino

Ian Graham, Adam Grossman, Mary Margaret Graham, Tom Harris

Ian Graham, Adam Grossman, Mary Margaret Graham, Tom Harris

 Keynote Speaker Julie Hersh, Author of "Struck by Living"

 Keynote Speaker Julie Hersh, Author of "Struck by Living"

 UT Southwestern Medical Center researcher Dr. Lisa Monteggia, recipient of a grant from the Jordan Harris Foundation

 UT Southwestern Medical Center researcher Dr. Lisa Monteggia, recipient of a grant from the Jordan Harris Foundation

Brenda Rios, Director of Development for MHA of Greater Tarrant County. MHA was also a recipient of a grant from the Foundation

Brenda Rios, Director of Development for MHA of Greater Tarrant County. MHA was also a recipient of a grant from the Foundation

 Tom Harris, co-founder of the Foundation, sharing his story.

 Tom Harris, co-founder of the Foundation, sharing his story.

The Paschal High School Overtones entertaining the crowd before the event

The Paschal High School Overtones entertaining the crowd before the event

Elisha Harris and Tom Harris

Elisha Harris and Tom Harris

Emcee Isaac Manning, co-founder of the Foundation warms up the crowd

Emcee Isaac Manning, co-founder of the Foundation warms up the crowd

Posted on November 19, 2014 .