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Speakers

Speakers

Summmit 2022 | Day 1 Speakers

Sarah Alter

Sarah Alter

CEO and President
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Katie Goodman

Katie Goodman

Comedian, Life Coach, and Author
Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman 

Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman

Editor
The Black Agenda
Tom Foley

Tom Foley, Esq.

Founder
Indigo Group LLC
Karen Jones

Karen Jones

VP, Learning & Partner Solutions
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Lorraine Stromski

Lorraine Stromski

SVP, Associate Learning and Leadership
Walmart
Chastity Brown

Chastity Brown

Musician

Summmit 2022 | Day 2 Speakers

Shelby Sinoway

Shelby Sinoway

Meditation Guide
Ebony Wyatt

Ebony Wyatt

Customer Vice President
General Mills
Danit Schleman

Danit Schleman

VP, Strategic Value
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Tara Poponyak

Tara Poponyak

Senior Director, Sales Center of Excellence
Keurig Dr Pepper Inc.
Renata

Renata Ferraiolo Pereira

VP Global Marketing
SC Johnson
Stella Odogwu

Stella Odogwu

Founder
INTELLE Coaching Solutions
Kat Ortiz

Kat Ortiz

Program Manager, Learning and Development
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Council Dawson

Council Dawson

9Elements Managing Business Director
Procter & Gamble
Julia Marshel

Julia Marshel

Senior Brand Manager
Altria International Sales, Inc.
Cecilia B. Ogude

Cecilia B. Ogude

Global Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
IRI/NPD
Desiree Frey

Desiree Frey

Senior Director, Regional Growth & Development
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Ivanka Mamic

Ivanka Mamic

Senior Vice President Sustainability
bp
Irene Quarshie

Irene Quarshie

Senior Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Logistics
Target Corporation
Tiffani Daniels

Tiffani Daniels

Managing Director
Minnesota Business Coalition for Racial Equity
Dr. Kristin Lee

Dr. Kristin Lee

Virtual Learning Manager
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Christina Ruggiero

Christina Ruggiero

President, North America Operations, Central Zone, North America Operating Unit
The Coca-Cola Company
Ryan Jenkins

Ryan Jenkins

Bestselling Author, Keynote Speaker
Sarah Alter

Sarah Alter

CEO and President
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Derek Lewis

Derek Lewis

Derek Lewis, President, Multicultural Business and Equity Development
PepsiCo Beverages North America
Jill Tucker

Jill Tucker

VP, BT Employee Experience
Salesforce
Kris Torres

Kris Torres

Managing Director, Cloud Innovation Center
Accenture
Ann Dozier

Ann Dozier

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, LLC
Shilpa Vadodaria

Shilpa Vadodaria

Worldwide Leader, Digital Innovation
Amazon
Melody Richard

Wendy Davidson

President, Americas
Glanbia Performance Nutrition
Annabel Tsang

Annabel Tsang

VP, Sales Effectiveness
Keurig Dr. Pepper
Laura Gump

Laura Urquiza Gump

President, Houston - Louisiana Division
Kroger
Amy von Walter

Amy von Walter

Head, Global Communications
ExxonMobil
Tamiko Olabintan

Tamiko Olabintan

Chief Operating Officer
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Emerald City Band

Emerald City Band

Summit 2022 | Day 3 Speakers

Shelby Sinoway

Shelby Sinoway

Meditation Guide
Samantha Mewis

Samantha Mewis

Midfielder
U.S Women's National Team
Melanie Peyton

Melanie Peyton

Senior Account Executive
Visa
Tamiko Olabintan

Tamiko Olabintan

Chief Operating Officer
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Marisa Solis

Marisa Solis

SVP, Global Brand & Consumer Marketing
National Football League
Cathy Yancy

Catherine Flowers-Yancy

Vice President, Rights, Policies & Compliance, NFL Media
National Football League
Tracie Rodburg

Tracie Rodburg

SVP Sponsorship Management
National Football League
Irvine Sloan

Irvine Sloan

Social Impact Strategy Leader
Duke Energy Corporation
Melody Richard

Melody Richard

Merchandising VP, Pets
Walmart
Lisa Manley

Lisa Manley

Global VP, Sustainability
Mars
Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers

Author, We Should Be Millionaires
Sarah Alter

Sarah Alter

CEO and President
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