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Meet Our Speakers

Jo-Ann Yoo

Executive Director, Asian American Federation

Timothy F. Ryan

US Chairman and Senior Partner of PwC

Phyllis J. Campbell

Chairman, Pacific Northwest Vice Chairman, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Carla Harris

Vice Chairman, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley

Deborah L. DeHaas

Vice Chairman, Chief Inclusion Officer and National Managing Partner of the Center for Board Effectiveness for Deloitte US

Patsy Doerr

Global Head of Corporate Responsibility and Inclusion, Thomson Reuters

Marc Stephenson Strachan

Executive Vice President Chief Client Officer Publicis.Sapient

Pamela Puryear

Senior Vice President, Chief Talent Officer at Pfizer Inc

Maria Alvarez

Partner Director of Shared Engineering Services in the Artificial Intelligence and Research Division at Microsoft

David Chun

Chief Executive Officer and Founder Equilar, Inc.

Pam Lipp-Hendricks

head of Talent Management and Diversity at JPMorgan Chase

Danielle Marlene Robinson

Director, Alcohol Policy and Reputation Management at Diageo

Derek T. Dingle

senior vice president/Chief Content Officer of Black Enterprise

Jyoti Chopra

Chief Diversity Officer & Managing Director, Head of Global Citizenship and Sustainability BNY Mellon, New York

Maria Escorcia

Vice President, Relationship Manager Southeast Florida, Global Philanthropy

Tanzina Vega

Former CNN Reporter

Gregory Meeks

Congressman (Invited)

Nydia Velazquez

Congresswoman (Invited)

Grace Meng

Congresswoman (Invited)


Co-founder & CEO, Cien+ and Culturintel, Creator of Dreamers Ventures

Anshu Kak

Vice President & Distinguished Engineer (DE) at IBM

Yvette Donado

Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Diversity Officer, ETS


Senior Vice President of Programming, Say Yes to Education & The Weiss Institute

Arun Kumar

chief data and marketing technology officer, IPG

Fernando Serpa

Executive Director, Association of ERGs & Councils

Shay Fu

Managing Director, North America at Craft

René Bostic

Technical Vice President of the IBM Cloud Unit, North America

Fran Dillard

Diversity and Inclusion Director Texas Instruments (TI)


Director of Strategy and Operations, NYC Mayor’s Office of Tech & Innovation

Sapna Parikh

Multimedia Journalist

John Wang

AABDC Founder and President

Arva Rice

President & CEO of the New York Urban League (NYUL)

Noel Shu

Founder and CEO of Un Joyau Majestueux

Reham Fagiri

Co-Founder & CEO, AptDeco, Morgan Stanley's Innovation Lab


Consultant of The Conference Board, ThomasLeland Design Labs, FutureWork Institute

Cid Wilson

President & CEO of Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)

Deborah Gillis

President & Chief Executive Officer of Catalyst

Ronald C. Parker

President and CEO of The Executive Leadership Council

Linda Akutagawa

President and CEO of Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics, Inc. (LEAP)

Nellie Borrero

Managing Director, Global Inclusion & Diversity, Accenture

Michael J. Garner

President of One Hundred Black Men, Inc.

José Calderón

President of the Hispanic Federation

Chiqui Cartagena

Senior Vice President, Political and Advocacy Group Univision Communications Inc.

Ron Busby, Sr.

President & Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Black Chambers, Inc.

Karthick Ramakrishnan

Associate dean of the UC Riverside School

Bill Imada

Chairman & Chief Collaboration Officer of IW Group, Inc.

Richard Lui

News Anchor for MSNBC and NBC News

Ramy Inocencio

Correspondent of Bloomberg Television

Dr. Dario A. Cortes

Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliances of Berkeley College

Talmesha Richards

Chief Academic and Diversity Officer at STEMconnector®