2023 Speakers

Shaina Tamburr

Cisco, Vice President of Cisco Transformation Center

Jami Stewart

Cisco, Vice President, CX Centers Americas

Carlos Butler-Vale

Constellation Brands, Inc., Vice President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Michelle Smith

Aramark, District Manager, Collegiate Hospitality

Omar Ritter

Wells Fargo, SVP, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Sue Yeoh

Syneos Health, Global Lead, DE&I Council

Sunny Myers

Palo Alto Networks, Senior Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Business Partner

Vincent Branchesi

MetLife, National Director, Group Benefits Center of Excellence

Isabel Rodriguez Lopez

General Assembly, Sr. Instructor Manager

Nerissa Stewart

Food Lion, DEI Talent and Culture Manger

Jujuan Mitchell

Lenovo, Innovation Project Manager

Logan Wilt

appliedAIstudio, COO and co-founder

Jerry Overton

appliedAIstudio, CEO and co-founder

Lindsay Wrege

321 Coffee, Owner, Co-Founder

Aleyah Pryor-Pankey

UNC Health, System Executive Director, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Richard Mihalic

Allstate, Inclusive Diversity and Equity

Lisa Kirby

SPX FLOW, Vice President, Human Resources

Garland Scarboro

Food Lion, HR Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Manager

Chad Neufeld

Benevity, Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Creighton Blackwell

Chief Community & Public Affairs Officer, Coastal Credit Union

Elena Rivera-Cheek, MBA

Copy & Art, Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Diego Sacristan

Pfizer, SVP, Pfizer’s Oncology US Lead

Anna Ettin

Sr. Employee Resource and Inclusion Leader

Omar Capacetti

Cisco, Federal Team Systems Architect

Ray Trapp

NPower North Carolina, Executive Director

Carrie Thomas

Gap, Inc., Head of Brand Enablement

Justin Gayliard

BASF Agricultural Solutions, Head of Digital Farming

Ruth Dhanaraj Lite

Director of Employee Resource Groups & Inclusion, Visa

Kaye Vassey

Board Chair, LGBT Center of Raleigh

Jeffrey Despain

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Program Manager, Advance Auto Parts

Trisha Todman

Airbnb, Senior Stakeholder Engagement and Operations Lead

Tammara Sutton

Cornerstone Research, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Amy Baldwin

President, United Partnerships

Carrie Gray

Vice President of Engagement, United Partnerships

Hady Mendez

Engagement Consultant, United Partnership

Melissa Buscher

Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, SPX FLOW

David LaBoy

Consultant, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Tamara Terry

Research Survey Scientist 3, DEI Leader, RTI International