Ricardo Nazario-Colón

Chief Diversity Officer · Western Carolina University

Ricardo Nazario-Colon has served as Western Carolina University’s Chief Diversity Officer since June 2016.

Leadership Development Higher Education Staff Development Community Outreach Student Affairs

Professor Richard Pancost

Professor of Biogeochemistry · University of Bristol

Investigating biogeochemical processes in ancient and modern environments

Biogeochemistry Climate Change How the Earth System Works

Jennifer Abe

Professor of Psychological Science · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Help-seeking for mental health services among Asian Americans Cultural competence/cultural humility in mental health service delivery Asian American mental health

Steve Cherches

Co-Founder, Leadership Development Consultant, Presentation Coach · BigBlueGumball

Co-Founder, Leadership Development Consultant, Trainer & Presentation Coach at BigBlueGumball

Visual Communication Presentation

Heather Tarleton

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion & Professor of Health and Human Sciences · Loyola Marymount University

Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Cancer Epidemiology Cancer Survivorship Gynecologic Cancers Minority Health

Martha Radice

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology · Dalhousie University

An anthropologist who studies the social, spatial and cultural dynamics of cities.

Urban Studies Public Space Études urbaines Espace public Multiculturalism and cosmopolitanism

Dina Henry

Chief Operating Officer, CAF Bank · Charities Aid Foundation

Dina Henry is responsible for leadership of the Bank’s operational team and driving growth and impact of the Bank within the Charity sector.

Financial Services Leadership Strategy Financial Crime Business Development & Client Acquisition

Rachel Warren

Professor of Global Change and Environmental Biology · University of East Anglia

Her work assesses the risks that climate change poses to humans and ecosystems.

Hydrology Sustainable Development Climate Change Ecosystems Biodiversity

Julie Lawson

CEO · Sentient Strategy

Julie Lawson has 20 years' experience as a CEO, leadership trainer, strategy consultant and women's leadership expert.

Women's Conference Health & Healing Social Ventures Victimization Leadership Development

Laura Wilson

Associate Professor and Director of Safe Zone · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Wilson focuses on post-trauma functioning, particularly in survivors of sexual violence or mass trauma

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)‎ Sexual Violence Trauma Terrorism

Elena Muslar

Lecturer · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Theatre Arts and Dance

Isabella Velicogna

Professor, Earth System Science, Physical Sciences Associate Dean Graduate Studies, Equity and Inclusion · UC Irvine

Isabella Velicogna is a Professor of Earth System Sciences and a Faculty Part time at NASA/Caltech’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Physical Climate Sea Level Rise GRACE Satellite Climate Change

Krystyn Moon

Professor · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Moon is an expert in U.S. immigration history, popular culture, race and ethnic studies, foodways, gender and sexuality, & consumerism.

Consumerism Foodways Popular Culture U.S. Immigration History Race and Ethnic Studies

Neil MacKinnon, PhD

Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs · Augusta University

Dr. Neil MacKinnon is a senior university administrator, academic health leader and an expert in population health and public health.

Opioid agonist maintenance treatment (i.e. addictions treatment via Methadone and Suboxone) Opioid Abuse Rural Health Care Access & Delivery Rural Health Medication Error

Brian Moss

Senior Lecturer of Studio Arts, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Studio Arts

Linda Sharkey

Executive Director · Executive Networks, Inc.

HR specialist who develops high potential leaders through proven talent processes that yield improved capabilities and business results

Executive Development and Staffing Six Sigma Leadership Strategies Leadership Development Performance Management Innovative Approaches to Resource Constraints

Alicia Walf

Senior Lecturer, Cognitive Science · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Neuroscientist with extensive research into body, brain, and mind relationships related to brain health, social cognition and emotions.

Brain Health Emotion Memory Neuroplasticity Well-Being

Laurence Habib

Faculty Fellow - School of Leadership Studies · Fielding Graduate University

A scholar-practitioner with a passion for blending research with practice within the fields of education, learning and technology.

Educational Technologies Domestic technologies Academic staff development Learning strategies Institutional policies

Jan D. Hirsch

Founding Dean, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences · UC Irvine

Jan Hirsch's research interests are focused in the areas of pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research.

Comprehensive Medication Management (CMM) Medication Therapy Management Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacoeconomics Drug Development

Professor Simon McKeown

Professor in the Institute of Modern Art in the School of Arts and Design · Teesside University

He is a specialist in the creative and digital arts and in animation.

Film Production Digital Arts Gaming Animation Arts