The sole purpose of the executive leadership panels on Friday is to provide student leaders with an opportunity to gain professional and leadership insight, wisdom, and knowledge from established C-Suite Executives from top tier companies and organizations that have attained career leadership success in their areas of expertise.

We also created these transformational leadership panels so that student leaders can interact, network, and connect with a diverse group of successful C-Suite Executives who have a heart to giveback and empower the next generation of leaders for career leadership success!

How to Develop a Successful Path Towards Career Leadership Success!

Objective: Learn how to create and build an effective path for career leadership success.

Dr. Barbara Young, International Speaker, Author, and Consultant

Whitney Davis, Diversity Manager, CBS Entertainment

Damona Hoffman, Host & Dating Expert of TV series #Blacklove on FYI TV (A&E Networks)

Tatiana Queini, Human Resource Manager, Nestle USA

Moderator: Joshua Fredenburg


Leadership, Diversity, Social Issues, and the 21st Century Workplace!

Objective: To help student leaders not only learn how to effectively connect, interact, collaborate, and lead diverse groups of people, but this session is also focused on empowering them with the skills to engage in challenging discussions around various social issues too.

Keyonna Monroe, CEO & Executive Director of Pretty2Me.org

Adrienne Reed, President of Hamba LLC—a multifaceted consulting firm

Liz Stevenson, Executive Board of Directors for the Professionals in HR Association (PIHRA)

Brian K Williams, President and CEO of Junior Achievement of Southern California

Moderator: Tish Norman


Leading With Executive Presence – The Key to Your Leadership and Professional Success!

Objective: To help student leaders learn how to develop and lead effectively with an executive presence.

Grant Doster, Senior Vice President of Talent Development at Lee Hecht Harrison

Mir Harris, Associate Director of Rhythm & Soul/Urban at ASCAP

LaNee Griffin-Carroll, Development Producer at Endemol Shine Group

Angelica Urquijo, Speaker, Consultant, and Founder of the Imagen Group

Marlene Braga, Organizer for the Hilary Clinton Campaign

Moderator: Rosann Santos