Teresa Boyer, EdD

Founding Director, Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Women's Leadership; Associate Professor, Education and Counseling · Villanova University

Teresa Boyer, EdD, is an innovative leader in economic and social equity for women

Equity in Education Work-Life Balance Women's Advancement Pay Equity Gender Equity

Kellie A. McElhaney

Lecturer | Founding Director, Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Leading expert on equity fluent leadership, value-creating strategies of diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Value-creating Strategies of Diversity and Inclusion The Gender Wage Gap Corporate Social Responsibility Women in Leadership

Gregory W. Brown

Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School · UNC at Chapel Hill

Greg Brown researches financial risk, using financial derivative contracts as risk management tools and private investment strategies.

Finance Private Capital Private Equity Hedge Funds Portfolio Management

Peter D. Goodson

Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

International thought leader on private equity, mergers & acquisitions, operational value creation, and corporate governance

Private Equity Mergers & Acquisitions Value creation through innovation and operational improvements Corporate Governance Effective Leadership

Charles A. Trzcinka

Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Trzcinka is an expert on financial markets and investments.

Finance Financial Markets Investments Mutual Funds Money Management

Howard E. Johnson

Managing Director · Veracap Corporate Finance

A leading expert in M&A and shareholder value, Howard is renowned for his lively presentations without a lot of technical jargon.

Mergers & Acquisitions Business Valuation Corporate Finance Building Value in Your Company Selling Your Company

Wizdom Powell, Ph.D.

Director of the Health Disparities Institute and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at UConn Health · University of Connecticut

Expert on the role of racism and gender norms in African American male health and healthcare inequities.

Ptsd African American Men Health Health Disparities Military Mental Health

Luis F. Trevino

Managing Director · Beamonte Investments

Venture Capitalist, Entrepreneur focused on Latin America opportunities.

Private Equity Investment Banking Emerging Markets Latam

Michael Melvin

Executive Director, Master of Finance Program · UC San Diego

Michael Melvin’s research is in investments and international finance focuses on real issues facing global investors.

International Investments Exchange Rates Market Microstructure International Finance and Monetary Economics International Equity Markets

Mica Pollock

Professor of Education Studies · UC San Diego

Mica Pollock's many books examine racism in everyday places and what opportunities diversity can foster.

STEM Education and Careers Race Issues Diversity Racism related to Public School & Higher Education Equity in Education

David A. Aaker

E.T. Grether Professor Emeritus of Marketing and Public Policy · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Hailed as the "father of modern branding"

Branding Brand Portfolio Strategy Global Brand Management Brand and Brand Building Storytelling

Nikolay Osadchiy

Associate Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Empirical Methods in Operations Management Revenue Management Strategic Consumer Behavior Supply Chain Management Operations-Finance Interface

Michael Lewis

Professor of Marketing; Faculty Director, Emory Marketing Analytics Center · Goizueta Business School

All Things Fandom and Sports Analytics

Revenue Management & Dynamic Pricing Customer Relationship Management Sports Analytics Sports Marketing Fandom

Ming Hsu

William Halford Jr. Family Chair in Marketing | Associate Professor of Business Administration · University of California, Berkeley

Leading expert in neuromarketing and the application of biological methods to understand consumer behavior

Neuromarketing Neuroeconomics Consumer Neuroscience Behavioral Economics

Patricia Edwards

Professor of Teacher Education and Literacy · Michigan State University

Patricia Edwards is an expert in early/emergent/intergenerational literacy, family engagement, diversity issues

ELL Learners Urban Education Literacy Education Family Engagement Family, Community and School Partnerships

Jennifer Gonder

Associate Professor, Psychology · Farmingdale State College

Dr. Gonder is a licensed, Industrial/Organizational Psychologist. She joined the Farmingdale community in 2007 and is an outside consultant.

Consumer Psychology Industrial/Organizational Psychology Organizational Behavior Research Ethics Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Joseph Telfair

Professor and Associate Dean for Public Health Practice and Research · Georgia Southern University

Joseph Telfair is an expert in public health and social justice

Building, Assessing and Utilizing Practice-based evidence Community-Based Research Public Health Evaluation-Based Research Social and Economic Determinants of Wellness and Health Inequities

Cristina Della Coletta

Dean, Division of Arts and Humanities · UC San Diego

Cristina Della Colletta focuses on arts and humanities in higher education, historical fiction, Italian studies and cultural studies.

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Women's Studies Film Adaptation Historical Fiction Italian Cinema

Elaine Westbrooks

Vice Provost for University Libraries and University Librarian · UNC-Chapel Hill

Library leader with expertise in future of academic libraries, scholarly publishing, open access, diversity and inclusion in higher ed.

International librarianship Higher Education Scholarly Communication Diversity & Inclusion Open Access (OA)

Sunil Sharma

Managing Director and Chief Connector · Extreme Startups

He always loved Lego! A natural fit for your event is Extreme Startups Chief Connector extraordinaire and mentor to budding entrepreneurs

Venture Capital Private Equity Entrepreneurship Management Consulting for Startups