This mild mannered executive is passionate about helping to create gender equality. This talk questions his role, his efforts and the way forward for all men and women.

Frank Chechel is a results-oriented insurance executive with more than 15 years of achievement, spanning product development, marketing and strategic planning. But beyond work, Chechel is husband to a successful psychiatrist, father to a determined seven year old girl and coach to an enthusiastic Under-8 girls’ soccer team. His TEDxPasadenaWomen talk explored how men can help to increase women’s positive momentum at work, at home and in their community.

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