2017 Speakers

Tamara Atkinson

CEO of Workforce Solutions Capital Area Austin, TX

Sara D. Watson

Global Director, ReadyNation

Parminder Jassal

Institute for the Future, Work + Learn Futures Group Director

Michael L Simpson

Co-founder and CEO, PAIRIN

Merrilea Mayo, Ph.D.

Founder, Mayo Enterprices, LLC

Marina Gorbis

Executive Director, Institute for the Future (IFTF)

Lisa Tenorio

Sr. Director, Trailhead

Larry Temple

Executive Director Texas Workforce Commission

Kazique J. Prince, Ph.D

CEO, Jelani Consulting, LLC

Katherine Bihr, Ed.D.

Vice President, Programs and Education for TGR Foundation

Jeff Miller, Ph.D

AVP of Learning and Organizational Effectiveness, Cornerstone OnDemand

Jeff Finkle

President and CEO, International Economic Development Council

Jamai Wallis Blivin

Innovate+Educate, CEO

Hope Clark Ph.D

Research Affiliate, Work + Learn Futures

Gracie Vega

Director of Human Resources, Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

Gerald R. Solomon

Executive Director, Samueli Foundation

Frank F. Britt

Chief Executive Officer, Penn Foster

Ebony Johnson

Manager, Global Diversity & Inclusion Starbucks Coffee Company

Dick Judy

Founder and Chairman, TORQworks

Brian Fleming

Executive Director - Sandbox Collaborative

Bill Johnston

President, TORQworks

Ben Brown

The Association of Young Americans, CEO

Audrey Williams-Lee

VP, Corporate Human Resources & Global Philanthropy Hyatt Hotels Corporation