keynote speakers

AJ “El Kallejero” Ramos

Artist Relations Manager Latin, Google/Youtube


Dr. Jason Mendez

Visiting Assistant Professor of Education, University of Pittsburgh


Dr. Dana Emerson

Dean of Instruction, Coastline Community College


Nohán Cruz

Talent Attraction Coach, NIKE


Gabrielle Gambrel

Vice President and Head of Communications, Barnard College of Columbia University 


Dr. Mark Hartley

Dean of Students, Norco College


Dr. Christine Melendez

Founder/Chief Education Officer, Beyond Limits Consulting, LLC


Jay Francis

VP – Current Series, Diversity & Inclusion, Disney Television Animation


Mona Khalil

Senior Program Manager, Talent Acquisition, Innovation & Solution, Linkedin


Sterling De Sutter Summerville

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Program Manager, Snap Inc.


Lauren Lopez

Team Lead, Human Resources, National Basketball Association


Tony Osunsanmi

Founding Partner/Sports Agent, Rose Gold Management


Tamala Lewis

Senior Director, Community Affairs & Foundation – AEG Dignity Health Sports Park, AEG


Giselle Ruiz

Global Talent Acquisition, Tik Tok


Demetrius Harris

Producer, ESPN


Galen Gordon

Senior Vice President, ABC News


Tish Norman

International Speaker, Author, and Corporate Strategist


Dave Coleman

International Speaker, Author, and 14 Time Speaker of the Year Award


Dr. Michael Benitez Jr.

International Speaker, Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, MSU Denver


Jarrod Benjamin

International Speaker and CEO, Lead Firm


Troy and Deanna Stende

International Speakers, Authors, & Multiple Speakers of the Year Awards


Kevin Bracy

International Speaker, Author and Greatness Coach


Dr. Joshua Fredenburg

National Speaker, Author, and President, Circle of Change Leadership Conference


Sterling De Sutter Summerville

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Program Manager, Snap Inc.


Yared Oliveros

Diversity and Inclusion Business Partner, TESLA


Charles Lee

Founder and CEO, Ideation


Sharmila Fowler

Director of D&I Strategic Alignment (Global Diversity, Inclusion, & Community Engagement), McDonald’s


Dr. Andria Johnson

Director of Human Resources, Dallas Mavericks


Ericka Riggs

Foundation and Inclusion Director, The ADVERTISING Club of New York


Sally Chan

Vice President of Community Engagement, Warner Bros.


Jillian Mershon

Director, Charitable Initiatives and Saks Fifth Avenue Foundation


Maria Castro

Regional External Affairs Manager, COMCAST


Charmion Kinder

Global Head of Public Relations | Global Citizen


Lizza Monet Morales

TV Host/Speaker/ Influencer/Travel Vlogger/Creative Consultant/ Content Producer, XOXO, Lizza Inc.


Joe Richardson

Partner, McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP


Amanda Litman

Co-Founder, Run for Something


Emiliana Guereca

Executive Director, Women’s March Action


Berry Elly

Director of Operations, Aviva Care Pharmacy


Lisa Daggett Cummings

Director of Development, The South Bay Children’s Health Center


Guy McCloud

Commissioner, Los Angeles Hospitals and Healthcare Delivery Commission


Dr. Dara Mendez

Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh


Shekinah A. Fashew

Health Services Researcher, Brown University


Dr. Aaron Day

Supervising Producer, Q13 Morning News


Margaret Kim

Founder & CEO, FUTURE NOW Media Foundation, Inc.


Hugo Balta

News Director, Executive Producer, Host, WTTW/Chicago PBS


Rochelle Ritchie

Political Commentator and Opinion Writer, Barnard College


Delano Massey

Supervising Producer, Justice Team/Race Team, CNN


Roderick Jefferson

CEO, Roderick Jefferson & Associates


Eddy Millis

President, Gamera, LLC


Tiffney T. Laing

Founder, Bevy & Dave


Lonnie McGowen

Franchise Owners, Image Studios


Tiana Sanchez

Corporate Trainer | Keynote Speaker | Executive Coach, Tiana Sanchez International, LLC.


Kristena Hatcher

Vice President, People & Culture | Acceleration Community of Companies


Arthur Chan

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategist | Arthur Chan Consulting


Barbara Matos

Diversity and Inclusion Leader


Dr. Sheila Johnson

Founder, Publisher, CEO | Diversity Women Media


Crystle Johnson

Founder and Principal Consultant | Meaningful


LaNee Griffin-Carroll

Showrunner, Parker Paige Media


Yesnia Bello

Senior Vice President of Multicultural Sales, iHeart Media


Jessica Vazquez

Manager, Marketing Operations, Netflix


Len Boogs

On-Air Personality, iHeart Radio/Sirus XM


Tatiana Oueini

Senior Recruiter, Capital Group


Terrance McLaney

Financial Services Professional, NYLIFE Securities LLC


Kristin Messerli

Founder/CEO, Cultural Outreach


Damarea Parker

Assistant Director of Black Cultural Center, University of Southern California


Tarah Taylor

Learning Content Developer, Endurance International Group


Josh Vazquez

Account Director, Insider Inc.


Tristan Henriquez

Creative Services and Promotions Intern, ViacomCBS


Tatiana Oueini

Senior Human Business Resource Business Partner, Capital Group


Debbie Douglass

Senior Recruiter, Creative Brand Team-Talent Acquisition, ViacomCBS


Ricardo Sanchez Jr.

Senior Recruiter, Lionsgate and STARZ


Zachary Rinkins

Public Information Officer, State of Florida


Marvis Wynn

Product Creative Strategy, Netflix


Lea Webb

UDiversity Educational Institute Coordinator, Binghamton University-Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion


Dr. Tyson Beale

Founder, Speaker, Author, Higher Education Administrator, PathwaysFWD.Com


Dr. Charlesiah Mclean

Head of Talent Acquisition, US Diversity & Inclusion at Novartis


Dr. Gretchen Rudham

Assistant Professor of Education, Morgan State University in the School


Dr. Adriel A. Hilton

Dean of Students and Diversity Officer, Seton Hill University


Helene A. Cameron

Lead Director of Health Sciences Programs Outreach, College of Southern Maryland


Dr. Dennis McCunney,

Director of Intercultural Affairs and Adjunct Faculty, East Carolina University..


Ashley L. Gray,

Doctoral Candidate, Howard University


Mitchell Leach

Founder/CEO, Interns to Pro


Nicole Tinson

Chief Executive Officer, HBCU 20X20


Lauren Fernandez,

Recruiter, Netflix


Derrick Scott

Strategic and Operations Consultant

Deloitte Consulting


Jason Levasseur

Leadership Development and Team Building Speaker, Jason LeVasseur & The Rock Star Project®


Jessica Lundy

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Jessica Lundy International, LLC.


Shannon Tipton

Chief Learning Officer / Virtual Learning Expert, Learning Rebels, LLC.


Dr. Anita Polite-Wilson

Organizational Consultant and Strengths Coach, Parrish Partners and Leadership Management Consulting


Hoan Do

Virtual Keynote Speaker, Author, & American Ninja Warrior City Finalist, HoanDo.com


Clair Kim

Principal Consultant, Allennials at Work


Tru Pettigrew

Founder and Chief Bridge Builder, Tru Access


Jake Aguas

Associate Professor of Human Resources and Management, Biola University Crowell School of Business


Gary Rudman

President / Millennial & Gen. Z Research Expert, GTR Consulting


Dr. Tana Session

International Speaker, Corporate Trainer & Media Contributor, Tanamsession.com


Jarrod Benjamin

CEO and Speaker, Lead Firm


Ernesto Mejia,

Vice President, Cool Speak, LLC.


Marisel Herrera

Consultant/Author/Coach, Mariselspeaks, LLC.


Adrianna Smith

Speaker and Coach, Huddle Agency


Dr. Alison Smith

Program Administrator, Louisiana Board of Regents


Dr. Zachary Shirley

Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life, University of North Texas


Quiana Stone

Associate Director of Residential Education, Depaul University


Marcelius Braxton

Assistant Dean of Students, Capital Law School


Tish Norman

International Speaker, and Author


LaToya Rene Robertson

International Speaker, Author, and Consultant


Nequel Burwell

Assistant Director for Residential Learning, The University of Mississippi


Patricia Tita Feraud-King

Residence Education, University of Massachusetts-Amherst


Cynthia Ruiz

President of the City of Los Angeles Pension Board (LACERS)


Kavell Brown

Corporate Social Responsibility & Community Investment, Senior Coordinator, ViacomCBS


Delphine Pruitt

Vice President of Community Lending & Diverse Markets, Bank of the West


Lonnie Scott

Executive Director

Progress Michigan and the ProgressNow National Network


Dr. Kim Barber, Ph.D.

Founder/CEO of Journey to Becoming


Oscar Garcia

Chief Empowerment Officer, Aspira Consulting, Inc.