Bernie Milano (Honorary Chair)
Former Pres. KPMG Fnd. & PhD Project
Terrill Glass
Director of Global Production Operation Engineering, SONY PlayStation
Akasha Absher
Chief Consulting Officer
Syntrinsic Investment Counsel
Jenée Chizick Agüero
Motivos Magazine
Dr. Erica Ahlgren
Professional Learning Facilitator
World Savvy
Lubab Al-Mehaidi
Global Health and Health Literacy Researcher/Alumni
University of Denver
John Albright
Student Engagement Director
Denver Public Schools
Mikal Anderson
Founder & CEO
Prototype Entities
Michele Ashby
Principal & Founder
Ashby Consulting Enterprises
Mojdeh Bahar
Assistant Administrator for Technology Transfer
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Anthony Barela
Sunset Middle School
Zuben Bastani
Flyer Connect
Heather Bauer
Director, TRIO Student Support Services
University of Southern Indiana
Dr. Michael Bautista
Construction Teacher
Boulder Valley School District
Flaviano Bianchini
Founder & Director
Source International
Dr. Dana E. Bible
Assistant Professor
Sam Houston State University
Curtis Biggs
Director, Trustees Education Initiative
University of Wyoming
Katherine Bihr, Ed.D
VP, Programs and Education
TGR Foundation
Kim Bimestefer
Executive Director
Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
Dr. Stephanie Bluth
Coordinator IV
Sam Houston State University
Dr. Byron Clift Breland
San Jose Evergreen Community College District
Dr. Richard Brown
Professor of Contemplative Education
Naropa University
John Busch
Director of Education Partnerships
Kevin Byrne
Managing Director, US Programs
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Dr. Melinda Cain
Managing Director
Real World Solutions, LLC
John Canuel
Director of Strategic Planning Services
iLearn Collaborative
Dr. TaLisa J. Carter
Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Public Affairs
American University
Lilia Cervantes, MD
Associate Professor
Denver Health
Antony Chiang
Founding President
Empire Health Foundation
Dr. Eliza Lo Chin
Executive Director
American Medical Women's Association
Dr. E. LaBrent (Brent) Chrite
Bethune-Cookman University
UB Ciminieri
Chief Strategic Connections Officer
Jobber Group
Ashton Clarke
Associate Director of Philanthropy
Hartnell College Foundation
Bartlett Cleland
Counsel & Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer
Jeffrey Cohn
Managing Partner
Elevate Partners
Michael Shaun Conaway
Dr. Michael Connell
Native Brain
Aaron Cortes
Director, STEM Initiatives
Northeastern Illinois University
Michelle Coutinho
Principal of Equity, Diversity and Inclusive Education
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board
Will Crampton
TreasureBeam, Inc.
Scott Crisp
Jackson Hole High School
Shineth Cunanan-Gonzales
College Instructor
Aims Community College
Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran
Founder & CEO
Digital Citizenship Institute
Bradley Davis
West Valley College
Dr. Sheila Davis
Director of Research
Karla Hernandez DeCuir
Senior Director of Enrollment Management and External Affairs
University of Houston Victoria
Karina Delaney
Director of Strategic Partnerships
The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation
Lauren Desutter
Program Management
Alternativ Global Entrepreneurs
Stewart Devine
Diplomat in Residence - Rocky Mountains
U.S. Department of State
Dr. Hal Dibner
Vice President
Professional Impact, Inc. and Impact Resources, Inc.
Louisa Diffey
Director of Strategic Initiatives, Early Education
Denver Public Schools
Eric Dinnel
Reach3 Global
Heidi Dotterrer
Chief Program Officer
Generation Teach
Dr. Matthew Doyle
Executive Director
International Center for Educational Research
Joëlle Dumas
Founder & Director
Ecole Claire Fontaine
Heather Duncan
Director of Early Learning
Collaboration for Early Childhood
Sally Eaves
Forbes Technology Council
Dana Edwards
Financial Advisor
Trilogy Financial
Ayanah El-Amin
Morgan State University
Ingrid Ellerbe
Executive Director
Base 11
Sendi Estrada
Assistant Director, STEM Center for Education and Engagement
Ruthe Farmer
Chief Evangelist
Peter Fiekowsky
Foundation for Climate Restoration
Dr. Leslie Field
Founder & CTO
Serena Fong
VP, Strategic Engagement
Abbie Forbus
Director, Teaching and Learning
Lawrence Ford
Conscious Capital Wealth Management
Hope Forti
Foster Together Colorado
Mike Foss
Warrior Bonfire Program
Robert Franklin, II
Diversity, Health Equity and Inclusion Programs Manager
Children's Hospital Colorado
Dr. Carol Frieze
Director, SCS4ALL and Women@SCS
Carnegie Mellon University
Laura Gent
Data Insights and Scalability Senior Manager
Jonathan Gershon
Managing Partner
Global Partnership for Sustainable Solutions
Catherine Getchell
Director, Office of Disability Resources
Carnegie Mellon University
Danielle Givens
Executive Director
Marshall Direct Fund
Dana Goodier
Staff Trainer
Center for Teacher Effectiveness
Shea Gopaul
IOE Special Representative to the UN
Jim Gordon
GM Security Ecosystem Strategy & Development
Intel Corporation
Adrienne Grey
Board Member
West Valley Mission Community College District
Bethlehem Gronneberg
Founder & CEO
Monica Groves
Project Manager
Adult Literacy XPRIZE
Dr. Alison Wishard Guerra
Associate Professor
University of California, San Diego
Matthew Hanson, MBA
Vice President
Bain Capital Private Equity
Arquella Hargrove
Strategic Planning/Organization Development Coach
Kathryn Harris
Chief Operating Office
Bright by Three
Yvonne N. Harris
Senior Manager
Amber Hartley
Chief Development Officer
Chantelle Haynes
Caribbean Minds Exposed Through Travel
Marlon Henderson
CEO & Co-Founder
Sharemeister, Inc.
Dr. Marisa Herrera
Vice President, Students, Equity & Success
Shoreline Community College
Dr. Jonathan Hershey
Dean of Humanities
Georgia Highlands College
Heather Hiebsch
Executive Director
Dr. Kimberly Hieftje
Deputy Director
Yale Center for Health & Learning Games
Dr. Rev PM Crowley Hillstorm
Director of Educational Equity
Osseo Area Schools
Christina Hollenback
Working Group Chair on Equal Justice
Dr. Shanika Hope
Head of Content and Researcher
Amazon Web Services
Jackie Hunter, DC, MHA
Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Banner Health
Quan Huynh
Post Release Program Manager
Defy Ventures
Sunwoo Hwang
Founder & CEO
Dr. Brenda Ivelisse
Associate Vice President of Student Affairs
Bellevue College
Yvette Jackson
Adjunct Professor
Columbia University
Dr. Hortencia Jiménez
Faculty Member
Hartnell College
Michael Johnson
Director of Advancement
NDN Collective
Dr. Mark Jones
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Prachee Kale
Director, Diverse Talent Management
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Dr. Bena Kallick
President & CEO
Habits of Mind & Eduplanet21
Matt Kaplan
VP, Membership and Business Development
Outdoor Industry Association
Dr. Geoff Kaufman
Assistant Professor
Carnegie Mellon University
Tracey Kearny
Vice President
Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.
Julie Papa Keith
Executive Director
Guardian Scholars
Kyran Kennedy
Sr. Director, Member and Partner Development
The Common Application
Dr. Samaad Wes Keys
UNCF Career Pathways Initiative
Bobby King, MAOM, CODC
Board Member
Aurora Public Schools Foundation
Michael Klein
Chief Scientific Officer
Neusis Global
Nadene Klein, M.Ed
Science Teacher
D.C. Oakes High School
Robert Koch
Software Architect
S&P Global
Laura Kohn
Director, Center for Local Income MoBility
San Diego Workforce Partnership
Sharon Koonce
Former Assistant Superintendent
Houston Independent School District
Carlo Kriekels, JD, LL.M.
Co-Founder & Executive Director
YESS Institute
Sandra Kwak
CEO and Founder
Christopher Lane, MPH
1Vision Solutions, LLC
Dr. Sylvia A. Leal
Senior Program Officer
T.L.L. Temple Foundation
Kim LeClaire
Director, U.S. Education Programming
Kyle Legleiter
Senior Director of Policy Advocacy
The Colorado Health Foundation
Mika Leonard
Chief Operations Officer
Native American Financial Services Association
Ron Lessard
Acting Executive Director, White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education
U.S. Department of Education
Dr. Nancy Lewin
Executive Director
Assoc. of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS)
Jennifer Lewis
Kiana Nicole Survivors, LLC
Tony Lewis
Executive Director
Donnell-Kay Foundation
Jim Link
Chief HR Officer
Randstad North America
Wendy Lipton-Dibner, MA
CEO & President
Professional Impact, Inc. and Impact Resources, Inc.
Christine Looney
Deputy Director of Mission Investments
Ford Foundation
Dr. Bambi Lorica
EVP, Corporate Social Responsibility
American Esports
Dr. Daniel P. Lutz
Principal and Lead Consultant
Ilan Mandel
Chief Architect & Managing Partner
Rachel Manley
Professional Development Manager
Saralyn Mark, MD
Founder & President
Martha T. Martin
Executive Director
Global Indiana Inc
Felicia Naranjo Martinez
Executive Director
Colorado European Union Center of Excellence (CEUCE)
Toi Massey
The JEKL Foundation for STEAM Education
Rachel Matus
Sr. Sales Leader
Amazon Web Services
Dr. Marianne Mazzorato
Director of Education
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board
Dave McCool
President & CEO
Muzzy Lane Software
Dr. Carly E. McCord
Texas A&M Telehealth Counseling Clinic
Dr. Shannon McGhee
Director of Retention and Student Success
West Virginia State University
Nancy McIntyre
Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Theresa McNichol
Ren Associates
Dr. DeRhonda McWaine
Department Chair
San Jacinto College
Dr. Lamar McWaine
Interim Director, Diverse Student Populations
San Jacinto College
Alex Melnyk
Dr. Robbie K. Melton
Transitional Dean of Graduate School
Tennessee State University
Dr. Adrian B. Mims Sr.
The Calculus Project
Samantha Mooney
Elementary Teacher
Teach For America
Dr. Jamillah Moore
Cañada College
Kate Mulder
Neusis Global
Saadia Muzaffar
TechGirls Canada
Dr. Milton Nettles
Motlow State Community College
A. Jay Nwachu, PHR
Chief Innovation Officer
Innovation Works
Martin Osborn
Head, SI Commercial Sales & Marketing Operations
Cailin Papszycki
Head of Partnerships
Reena Patel-Viswanath
Doctoral Student
University of South Carolina
Judy Perez
Founder & CEO
iLearn Collaborative
Rocío Pérez
President & Founder
Inventiva Consulting, LLC
Shelley Peterson
Emerging Technologies Lead-Prin Investigator for AR/MR
Lockheed Martin
Cynthia A. Phillips
Founder & CEO
The Disruptive Factory
Dr. Celine Pinet
Dean of Academic Affairs
Hartnell College
Dianne Primavera
Colorado Lieutenant Governor
Nora Pykkonen
Digital Transformation
Paul Quaiser
Human Sustainability Institute
Dr. Oscar Kenya Radoli
IT Project Manager
Carnegie Mellon University
Meenoo Rami
Manager for Minecraft Education
Ismael Ramos
Director of Denver Programs
Generation Teach
Darren R. Reed, PHR, SHRM-CP
Vice President
T. Rowe Price Associates
Lokana Reed
Lead Executive Recruiter
Andrea Reeve
Adjunct Instructor & College Access
Colorado State University
Jonathan Reynolds
Outreach Project Manager, School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University
Courtney Richardson
Academic Coordinator & Law Instructor
Southern University Law Center
Dr. David P. Rivera
Associate Professor of Counselor Education
Queens College, City University of New York
Kelly Robbins, MA
Kelly Robbins Coaching
Dr. Janet Robinson
Superintendent of Schools
Stratford Schools
Adrian Rosado
The Zion Group
Dr. Crystal Rose
Executive Director of Academic Affairs
OZY Media
Dr. Ryan Ross
Associate Vice Chancellor
Colorado Community College System
Terri Rowenhorst
Director of Member Engagement
The NROC Project
Lisa R. Roy
Executive Director, Early Childhood Education
Denver Public Schools
Rudy Ruiz
FourPoint Education Partners
Autumn R. Russell
Executive Director, Early College Early Career
MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network
Jacqueline Erickson Russell
Senior Program Officer
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Navroop Sahdev
Connection Science Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lekshmy Sankar
Technology Strategist
United Launch Alliance
Craig Schroeder
Student to Career Opportunity Initiative
Sara Speer Selber
The Project Management Team
Dr. Praful Shah
Social Venture Circle, Scientist
Sapna Shah, CFA, CAIA
Head of Corporate Responsibility
Gregory L. Shropshire
President Emeritus
100 Black Men of Rome-Northwest Georgia
Dr. Jeff Sidders
Business Outreach Specialist
State of Colorado’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Dr. Bertie Simmons
Houston Independent School District
Ruchika Singhal
Vice President of Global Health & Medtronic Labs
Allen Smart
Morgan Smith
Director of Strategy & Collaboration
Longmont Economic Development Partnership
Evan Snelling
GHAME Coordinator
Georgia Highlands College
Jack Soto
Program Manager, Career Readiness Pathways
American Indian College Fund
Joseph Spence
We Are Makers
Becky Staton
Senior VP of Cyber Workforce Strategy
Bank of America
Ed Steidl
Director, Offerings & Partnerships
Conner Sturgeon
University of Southern Indiana
Maria Sudduth
National Urban Alliance
Mike Sullivan
Executive Director
Sedgwick County Economic Development
Terrance Sullivan, JD
Director, State Policy
Oscar Sweeten-Lopez
President, College Success Tools
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Dr. Mary Schreiber Swenson
Founder & CEO
Midori Takeuchi
Consul-General of Japan in Denver
Raquel Tamez
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
Jacquelyn ‘Jackie’ Thomas
Program Manager
Dent Education
Geoff Thompson
Chair of Governors
University of East London
Tiffany Thompson
Digital Scholars Consulting
Joe Thurman
Jobber Group
Dr. Lynn Tincher-Ladner
President & CEO
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Marci Toler, MBA, MSS
Inside The Circle
Dr. Michael Torrence
Motlow State Community College
Dr. Don P. Trahan, Jr.
Professor of Counseling
University of Southern California
Janet Tran
Director of Learning and Leadership
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute
Lena Tran, Ed.D., MBA
Vice President Strategic Partnerships
San Jose City College
Stephanie Tran
Interim Academic Affairs Director
College Track
Lauren Trent
Executive Director
DPS CareerConnect
Erika Twani
CEO & Founding Partner
Learning One to One
Leslee Udwin
Founder & CEO
Think Equal
Erin Ulric
Implementation Director
Colorado Blueprint to End Hunger
Jeffrey Vargas
Founder & President
Generationology LLC
Jay Veal
INC Tutoring
Dr. Max Vecchiarino
Superintendent of Education
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board
Annette Vise
Director & Lead Architect
McCarty Architects
Heidi Waggoner
Outreach Manager
Colorado Mesa University
Madison Waggoner
Shri Wellness
Mustafa Wahid
Shannon Ward
Sr. VP & Chief Lending Officer
Native American Bank
Dr. Lauren Wells
Creed Strategies
J.C. Whorton, Jr., CTA
Senior Level Energy and Financial Professional
Chelsea Williams
Founder & CEO
College Code
Terry Williams
GlobalTrust Funds
Sharon Wood
Happy People Games
Karen Worstell, MA, MS
W Risk Group
Tree Xu
Director, Student Experience
Northern Latitude 30
Vanecia B. Kerr
Regional Executive Director
College Track Colorado