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The Quest: Reimagining ERGs

May 28 & 29, 2020

The Elevate National ERG Summit & Leadership Forum features the opportunity to engage with executives and ERG leaders who champion talent development, community, and marketplace advancement, as well as inclusive workplace cultures.

 

This is an invitation-only, signature annual event for those identified as leaders in a diverse cross-section of industries. There are no vendors allowed, so you can more freely share collective insights with fellow practitioners.

The Quest: Reimagining ERGs

May 28 & 29, 2020

2020-NatEvent-Image_CA_05-20-19_R1

The Elevate National ERG Summit & Leadership Forum features the opportunity to engage with executives and ERG leaders who champion talent development, community, and marketplace advancement, as well as inclusive workplace cultures.

 

This is an invitation-only, signature annual event for those identified as leaders in a diverse cross-section of industries. There are no vendors allowed, so you can more freely share collective insights with fellow practitioners.

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2019 Opening Video


 

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Honored Speakers

We are currently confirming esteemed speakers for 2020!

Honored Speakers

We are currently confirming esteemed speakers for 2020!

2019 Speakers


 

Dana Alligood

Senior Vice President and Global Commercial Banking Market Executive

Southern California, Bank of America

Bharat Amin

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Mark E. Angelo

Vice President, C-17 Services, Government Services

Boeing Global Services

Michiko Araki

Vice President, New Business Group

Sony Electronics

Steven Brown

Global Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) Leader and Sr. HR Business Partner for Leadership Programs

GE Healthcare​

David Budd

Vice President, Market Regulation, Transparency Services, and OFDMI Technology

FINRA

Eric Ditmars

Vice President, Secure Sensor Solutions, Space and Airborne Systems

Raytheon

Kymberlee Dwinell

Director, Diversity & Inclusion

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Melissa Escallera

Vice President, Inclusion & Diversity

MUFG

Tanuja Garde

Vice President, Intellectual Property & Licensing

Raytheon 

​Andres Gonzalez

Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer

Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin​

Juanita "Nita" Hendrickson

Vice President, Human Resources Talent Management, Diversity & Inclusion

Teradata Corporation

Juan Carlos Liscano

Vice President, Hub Operations, Miami International Airport

American Airlines

​​Barbara E. Miller

Director, Office of Diversity & Equal Opportunity

NASA - Ames Research Center (ARC)

Michael Murray

Director, Employer Policy Team

Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)

Stephanie Neuvirth

Senior Vice President, People and Organization

Banfield Pet Hospital 

James E. Page Jr.​

Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer

Vanderbilt University

Corie Pauling​

Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

TIAA​

Sara Piccollo​

Vice President, Inclusion, Diversity & Culture

PIMCO

​Ellecia Purvis​

Diversity Program Advisor

Southern California Edison

Labu Sharma

Regional Vice President & General Manager, Southwest Region

GE Healthcare 

Nadine O. Vogel​

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Springboard Consulting

Scott Weldon

Vice President, Supply Chain Management

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Allison G. Wise​

Director of Diversity and Inclusion

United States Office of Personnel Management​

Edie Yau​

Director, Diversity and Inclusion

Alzheimer’s Association, Northern California and Northern Nevada Chapter

2019 Speakers


Dana Alligood

Senior Vice President and Global Commercial Banking Market Executive

Southern California, Bank of America

Bharat Amin

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Mark E. Angelo

Vice President, C-17 Services, Government Services

Boeing Global Services

Michiko Araki

Vice President, New Business Group

Sony Electronics

Steven Brown

Global Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) Leader and Sr. HR Business Partner for Leadership Programs

GE Healthcare​

David Budd

Vice President, Market Regulation, Transparency Services, and OFDMI Technology

FINRA

Eric Ditmars

Vice President, Secure Sensor Solutions, Space and Airborne Systems

Raytheon

Kymberlee Dwinell

Director, Diversity & Inclusion

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Melissa Escallera

Vice President, Inclusion & Diversity

MUFG

Tanuja Garde

Vice President, Intellectual Property & Licensing

Raytheon 

​Andres Gonzalez

Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer

Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin​

Juanita "Nita" Hendrickson

Vice President, Human Resources Talent Management, Diversity & Inclusion

Teradata Corporation

Juan Carlos Liscano

Vice President, Hub Operations, Miami International Airport

American Airlines

​​Barbara E. Miller

Director, Office of Diversity & Equal Opportunity

NASA - Ames Research Center (ARC)

Michael Murray

Director, Employer Policy Team

Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)

Stephanie Neuvirth

Senior Vice President, People and Organization

Banfield Pet Hospital 

James E. Page Jr.​

Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer

Vanderbilt University

Corie Pauling​

Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

TIAA​

Sara Piccollo​

Vice President, Inclusion, Diversity & Culture

PIMCO

​Ellecia Purvis​

Diversity Program Advisor

Southern California Edison

Labu Sharma

Regional Vice President & General Manager, Southwest Region

GE Healthcare 

Nadine O. Vogel​

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Springboard Consulting

Scott Weldon

Vice President, Supply Chain Management

Huntington Ingalls Industries

Allison G. Wise​

Director of Diversity and Inclusion

United States Office of Personnel Management​

Edie Yau​

Director, Diversity and Inclusion

Alzheimer’s Association, Northern California and Northern Nevada Chapter

2018 Opening Video


 

2018 Opening Video


2018 Speakers
  • Anjana Berde | Managing Director, Head of Talent Development for the Americas, and HR Business Partner Manager, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Emanuel Brady | Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Raytheon
  • Christopher Robert Carlson | Director of Talent Acquisition and Diversity, Tennessee Valley Authority
  • ​Brian S. Chase | Interim General Manager, Global Diversity, Chevron
  • ​Caroline Choi | Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Southern California Edison (SCE)
  • Christopher B. Cool | Vice President Operations Optimization, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (Ret.) 
  • Barry Draskovich | Group Vice President, Program and Contract Management, Parker Aerospace 
  • Andres Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
  • ​​Erin Hanson | Senior Vice President, Vendor Relationship Management, Bank of America
  • Jeremious Henderson | Vice President, Compensation & Benefits, FINRA 
  • Raymone Jackson | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Northwestern Mutual
  • Mick Jaggers | Vice President, Advanced Technology Development Center, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems​
  • ​​Phyllis A. James | Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity & Corporate Responsibility Officer, MGM Resorts International 
  • ​​​Kate Perry Jones | Vice President of Human Resources for Talent, Diversity and Inclusion and Global Systems, Global Tools and Storage (GTS) Division, Stanley Black & Decker
  • Cheryl Kern | Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Harry Q. H. Lee, II | Principal, HQL Advisory, Inc.​
  • Spencer Maid | Vice President of Breakthrough Innovation, Stanley Black & Decker
  • Andraya Martin | Senior Advisor, Diversity & Inclusion, Chevron
  • ​​Nyle T. Miyamoto | Additive Manufacturing Chief Engineer, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Everett, Washington 
  • Michael Murray | Director, Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), US Department of Labor
  • ​​​Craig Parkin | Managing Director, Regional General Manager for the MidAtlantic Region, TIAA
  • ​​​​Alex Rhodes | Senior Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Executive, Bank of America
  • Joe Santana | Group Chair, Chairman of i4cp CDO Board, Speaker, CEO
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity, Americas Division, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. 
  • CPT Herbert L. Sims | Director of Diversity & Inclusion, Northrop Grumman Corporation 
  • Patrick (Pat) Tang | Vice President of Product Integrity, Amazon Lab126
  • Mai Ton | Vice President of People Operations & Culture, HelloSign
  • Lisa McGinty Toppin, Ed.D. | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, LPL Financial
  • Nadine O. Vogel | Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Springboard Consulting
2017 Speakers
  • Wendy Armitage | Senior Vice President, Theatrical Distribution, Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • John Basile | Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Fidelity Investments
  • Victoria Bowens | Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Navy
  • Maggie S. Carter | Director, Human Resources at Raytheon, Space & Airborne Systems
  • Christopher B. Cool | Vice President Operations Optimization, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Brian Fishbone | Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Crew Resource Groups (CRGs) Vanguard
  • Andres E. Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin​
  • Donna Gupton | Vice President, Talent Development at AARP
  • Ruth Harper | Vice President, Global Strategic Communications, Manpower Group
  • Sarah Helm, Ph.D. | Manager, Diversity & Inclusion, Discover Financial Services
  • Mick Jaggers | Global Hawk UAS Director and Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Ruchi Jalla | Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Dessa Johnson | Diversity & Inclusion Leader, Manpower Group
  • Wil Lewis | Global Diversity & Inclusion, Senior Vice President, Employee Networks Executive, Bank of America
  • Maggie Maertz | Leadership and Executive Development, Wells Fargo
  • Paul Martin | Senior Vice President – People and Organizations, Chief Diversity Officer, Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • Christine McGlade | Vice President, Global Operations, San Diego Autonomous Design Center of Excellence, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Alfredo Mendez | Senior Director – Talent Management, Diversity and Organization Effectiveness, DCS Americas HR
  • Lori Nickel | Vice President, Senior Diversity Consultant, Inclusion & Diversity, MUFG Union Bank
  • Darcy Pierson | Senior Vice President, Director of Inclusion, Engagement, & Change, Associated Bank
  • Christopher Rowland | Global Diversity Officer, People & Culture, Global Human Resources, ManpowerGroup
  • Joe Santana | Chair of i4cp's Chief Diversity Officer Board
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity for the Americas, MUFG Union Bank
  • Elizabeth Strike | Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Talent Consultant, Associated Bank
  • Trudy Sullivan | Vice President, Communication & Public Affairs at Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Zina B. Sutch, Ph.D. | Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, OPM
  • Nadine O. Vogel | Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Springboard Consulting
2016 Speakers
  • Chinar Bopshetty-Kale | Sr. Global Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Employee Resource Groups, Microsoft
  • Emanuel Brady, Jr. | Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, Raytheon
  • Dr. Walter F. Buell | Principal Director, Electronics and Photonics Laboratory, The Aerospace Corporation
  • James Draper | Partner, Enterprise Systems Controls & Compliance, PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
  • Michelle R. Ferguson | Senior Vice President, Global Workspace Strategies and Services, McGraw Hill Financial
  • Erby L. Foster, Jr. | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, The Clorox Company
  • Mohan Ganapathy | AAA of Southern California
  • ​​Andres Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Tisa Jackson | Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion Practice Management, Microsoft
  • Ruchi Jalla​ | Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Kurt Kutyla | VP, Contracts, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems
  • Audria Pendergrass Lee | Director, Diversity & WorkLife, FINRA –Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Harry Q. H. Lee, II ​| Principal, HQL Advisory, Inc.
  • Wil Lewis |Global Diversity & Inclusion, Senior Vice President, Employee Networks Executive,Bank of America
  • Winifred V. Quinn, Ph.D. | Director, Advocacy & Consumer Affairs, the Center to Champion Nursing in America, an initiative of AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, AARP
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity for the Americas, Organizational Development, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Leslie Sutherland ​| Director of Growth Enabling Systems, Solar Turbines
  • Nadine O. Vogel |CEO, Springboard Consulting LLC
  • Dennis R. Will | Program Director, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Autonomous Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Sarah Willoughby | VP, Western Region Engineering, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems
  • Scott P. Willoughby | VP, Program Manager, Northrop Grumman 
  • April Wilson | Vice President, Financial Advisor, Pacific Capital Resource Group, Inc.
  • Kamina Young | Vice President, Implementation Consultant Enterprise Diversity & Inclusion, Wells Fargo
2015 Speakers
  • Dave Barthmuss | Group Manager, Communications (West), General Motors Company
  • Shaun Beaudette | Director, Business Management, Information Technology, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Emanuel Brady, Jr. | Vice President and CIO Information Technology, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Daniel (Dan) Carroll | Senior Manager, Boeing Development Program Excellence, The Boeing Company
  • Jessica Choi | Assistant Vice President, Talent Acquisition & Diversity, Penn Mutual
  • Barry Draskovich | Vice President, Program Management, Parker Aerospace
  • Michael Geary | Managing Partner, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company & President/CEO, Sterling Wealth Strategies
  • Gail Herring | Communications Coordinator; Diversity and Inclusion, Toyota Motor Sales
  • Dennis Hirotsu | Vice President, Corporate Research & Development Innovation Capability, Procter & Gamble
  • Florentino (Tino) Idosor | Design & Manufacturing Engineering (DME) Functional Leader and Sr. Manager, Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems
  • Tisa Jackson | Vice President; Corporate Diversity and Inclusion, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Mick Jaggers | Global Hawk UAS Director and Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Patricia Miller | Vice President, Human Resources, Southern California Edison
  • Ty Ondatje | Senior Vice President, Corporate Responsibility & Chief Diversity Officer, Iron Mountain
  • Michael B. Reding | Vice President, Sales Support & International Operations, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.
  • Kelly Schlegel | Director, Logistics Information Management Systems, Boeing
  • Scott Shane | Managing Director, Talent Acquisition & Staffing for the Americas, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Larry Stullich | Director, Communication Systems Engineering, Northrop Grumman Information Systems
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
June 2014 Elevate Forum Speakers 
  • Roy Azevedo | Vice President, Advanced Concepts & Technology, Space & Airborne Systems, Raytheon Company 
  • John Basile | Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Strategies, Fidelity Investments 
  • Ondra Berry | Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, MGM Resorts
  • James Colon | Vice President, African American Business Strategy, North America, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. 
  • Susana Escalante | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems (SAS) 
  • Ash Hanson | Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, Aramark
  • Larry Harrington | Vice President, Internal Audit, Raytheon 
  • Tisa Jackson | Vice President, Corporate Diversity & Inclusion, Union Bank 
  • Thea Jenkins | Management Development Director, GEICO 
  • Audria P. Lee | Director Diversity and WorkLife, FINRA – Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Sandra Evers-Manly | Vice President, Global Corporate Responsibility, Northrop Grumman Corporation 
  • La Toya Smith | Diversity and Inclusion Specialist, Brown-Forman Corporation
  • Geri Thomas | SVP, Chief Diversity Officer and Georgia Market President, Bank of America
  • Lorie Valle-Yanez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Mass Mutual 
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) 
  • Kimberly Williams | Diversity Consultant, Office of Diversity, Baystate Health 
  • Chelle Wingeleth | Director, Talent Solutions, Diversity & Inclusion, Southern California Edison
2014 National ERG Summit Speakers 
  • Roy Azevedo | Vice President, Advanced Concepts & Technology, Space & Airborne Systems, Raytheon Company 
  • Ken Baruth | Vice President Risk, Dealer Credit & IT Security, and Chief Risk Officer, Toyota Financial Services Corporation 
  • Susan Beat | Senior Vice President, Unionbank
  • Shawn Burklin | Regional Vice President, San Diego, GEICO 
  • Lisa Cagnolatti | Vice President, Business Customer Division, Southern California Edison 
  • Mark Czaja | Group Vice President, Technology & Innovation, Parker Aerospace 
  • Larry Harrington | Vice President Internal Audit, Raytheon
  • Leonard L. Kaigler | Vice President–Agency, State Farm Insurance 
  • Harry Lee | Vice President, Corporate Contracts, Pricing & Supply Chain, Northrop Grumman 
  • Patrick Lee | Senior Vice President, Customer Service, Innovation & Business Strategy and Chief Environmental Compliance Officer, Southern California Gas Company
  • Diego Miralles | Global Head, Innovation, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson 
  • Michael Moran | Vice President, Clinical, Facility & Guest Services, Baystate Health 
  • Catherine Rice | Vice President of Contracts, Pricing and Program Business Operations, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace Systems Sector
  • Scott Shane | Senior Vice President Talent Acquisition and Diversity & Inclusion, Unionbank 
  • Daniel M. Sibears | Executive Vice President, Regulatory Operations/Shared Services, FINRA - Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Albert A. Smith | Vice President of Customer Service, Lexus Division, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc.
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) 
  • Gillian Wright | Director of Customer Programs and Assistance, Southern California Gas Company
2018 Speakers
  • Anjana Berde | Managing Director, Head of Talent Development for the Americas, and HR Business Partner Manager, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Emanuel Brady | Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Raytheon
  • Christopher Robert Carlson | Director of Talent Acquisition and Diversity, Tennessee Valley Authority
  • ​Brian S. Chase | Interim General Manager, Global Diversity, Chevron
  • ​Caroline Choi | Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Southern California Edison (SCE)
  • Christopher B. Cool | Vice President Operations Optimization, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (Ret.) 
  • Barry Draskovich | Group Vice President, Program and Contract Management, Parker Aerospace 
  • Andres Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
  • ​​Erin Hanson | Senior Vice President, Vendor Relationship Management, Bank of America
  • Jeremious Henderson | Vice President, Compensation & Benefits, FINRA 
  • Raymone Jackson | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Northwestern Mutual
  • Mick Jaggers | Vice President, Advanced Technology Development Center, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems​
  • ​​Phyllis A. James | Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity & Corporate Responsibility Officer, MGM Resorts International 
  • ​​​Kate Perry Jones | Vice President of Human Resources for Talent, Diversity and Inclusion and Global Systems, Global Tools and Storage (GTS) Division, Stanley Black & Decker
  • Cheryl Kern | Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Harry Q. H. Lee, II | Principal, HQL Advisory, Inc.​
  • Spencer Maid | Vice President of Breakthrough Innovation, Stanley Black & Decker
  • Andraya Martin | Senior Advisor, Diversity & Inclusion, Chevron
  • ​​Nyle T. Miyamoto | Additive Manufacturing Chief Engineer, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Everett, Washington 
  • Michael Murray | Director, Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), US Department of Labor
  • ​​​Craig Parkin | Managing Director, Regional General Manager for the MidAtlantic Region, TIAA
  • ​​​​Alex Rhodes | Senior Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Executive, Bank of America
  • Joe Santana | Group Chair, Chairman of i4cp CDO Board, Speaker, CEO
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity, Americas Division, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. 
  • CPT Herbert L. Sims | Director of Diversity & Inclusion, Northrop Grumman Corporation 
  • Patrick (Pat) Tang | Vice President of Product Integrity, Amazon Lab126
  • Mai Ton | Vice President of People Operations & Culture, HelloSign
  • Lisa McGinty Toppin, Ed.D. | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, LPL Financial
  • Nadine O. Vogel | Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Springboard Consulting
2017 Speakers
  • Wendy Armitage | Senior Vice President, Theatrical Distribution, Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • John Basile | Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Fidelity Investments
  • Victoria Bowens | Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Navy
  • Maggie S. Carter | Director, Human Resources at Raytheon, Space & Airborne Systems
  • Christopher B. Cool | Vice President Operations Optimization, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Brian Fishbone | Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Crew Resource Groups (CRGs) Vanguard
  • Andres E. Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin​
  • Donna Gupton | Vice President, Talent Development at AARP
  • Ruth Harper | Vice President, Global Strategic Communications, Manpower Group
  • Sarah Helm, Ph.D. | Manager, Diversity & Inclusion, Discover Financial Services
  • Mick Jaggers | Global Hawk UAS Director and Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Ruchi Jalla | Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Dessa Johnson | Diversity & Inclusion Leader, Manpower Group
  • Wil Lewis | Global Diversity & Inclusion, Senior Vice President, Employee Networks Executive, Bank of America
  • Maggie Maertz | Leadership and Executive Development, Wells Fargo
  • Paul Martin | Senior Vice President – People and Organizations, Chief Diversity Officer, Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • Christine McGlade | Vice President, Global Operations, San Diego Autonomous Design Center of Excellence, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Alfredo Mendez | Senior Director – Talent Management, Diversity and Organization Effectiveness, DCS Americas HR
  • Lori Nickel | Vice President, Senior Diversity Consultant, Inclusion & Diversity, MUFG Union Bank
  • Darcy Pierson | Senior Vice President, Director of Inclusion, Engagement, & Change, Associated Bank
  • Christopher Rowland | Global Diversity Officer, People & Culture, Global Human Resources, ManpowerGroup
  • Joe Santana | Chair of i4cp's Chief Diversity Officer Board
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity for the Americas, MUFG Union Bank
  • Elizabeth Strike | Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Talent Consultant, Associated Bank
  • Trudy Sullivan | Vice President, Communication & Public Affairs at Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Zina B. Sutch, Ph.D. | Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, OPM
  • Nadine O. Vogel | Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Springboard Consulting
2016 Speakers
  • Chinar Bopshetty-Kale | Sr. Global Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Employee Resource Groups, Microsoft
  • Emanuel Brady, Jr. | Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, Raytheon
  • Dr. Walter F. Buell | Principal Director, Electronics and Photonics Laboratory, The Aerospace Corporation
  • James Draper | Partner, Enterprise Systems Controls & Compliance, PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
  • Michelle R. Ferguson | Senior Vice President, Global Workspace Strategies and Services, McGraw Hill Financial
  • Erby L. Foster, Jr. | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, The Clorox Company
  • Mohan Ganapathy | AAA of Southern California
  • ​​Andres Gonzalez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Tisa Jackson | Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion Practice Management, Microsoft
  • Ruchi Jalla​ | Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Kurt Kutyla | VP, Contracts, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems
  • Audria Pendergrass Lee | Director, Diversity & WorkLife, FINRA –Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Harry Q. H. Lee, II ​| Principal, HQL Advisory, Inc.
  • Wil Lewis |Global Diversity & Inclusion, Senior Vice President, Employee Networks Executive,Bank of America
  • Winifred V. Quinn, Ph.D. | Director, Advocacy & Consumer Affairs, the Center to Champion Nursing in America, an initiative of AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, AARP
  • Mike Sebring | Head of Inclusion and Diversity for the Americas, Organizational Development, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Leslie Sutherland ​| Director of Growth Enabling Systems, Solar Turbines
  • Nadine O. Vogel |CEO, Springboard Consulting LLC
  • Dennis R. Will | Program Director, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Autonomous Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Sarah Willoughby | VP, Western Region Engineering, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems
  • Scott P. Willoughby | VP, Program Manager, Northrop Grumman 
  • April Wilson | Vice President, Financial Advisor, Pacific Capital Resource Group, Inc.
  • Kamina Young | Vice President, Implementation Consultant Enterprise Diversity & Inclusion, Wells Fargo
2015 Speakers
  • Dave Barthmuss | Group Manager, Communications (West), General Motors Company
  • Shaun Beaudette | Director, Business Management, Information Technology, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Emanuel Brady, Jr. | Vice President and CIO Information Technology, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems
  • Daniel (Dan) Carroll | Senior Manager, Boeing Development Program Excellence, The Boeing Company
  • Jessica Choi | Assistant Vice President, Talent Acquisition & Diversity, Penn Mutual
  • Barry Draskovich | Vice President, Program Management, Parker Aerospace
  • Michael Geary | Managing Partner, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company & President/CEO, Sterling Wealth Strategies
  • Gail Herring | Communications Coordinator; Diversity and Inclusion, Toyota Motor Sales
  • Dennis Hirotsu | Vice President, Corporate Research & Development Innovation Capability, Procter & Gamble
  • Florentino (Tino) Idosor | Design & Manufacturing Engineering (DME) Functional Leader and Sr. Manager, Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems
  • Tisa Jackson | Vice President; Corporate Diversity and Inclusion, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Mick Jaggers | Global Hawk UAS Director and Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
  • Patricia Miller | Vice President, Human Resources, Southern California Edison
  • Ty Ondatje | Senior Vice President, Corporate Responsibility & Chief Diversity Officer, Iron Mountain
  • Michael B. Reding | Vice President, Sales Support & International Operations, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.
  • Kelly Schlegel | Director, Logistics Information Management Systems, Boeing
  • Scott Shane | Managing Director, Talent Acquisition & Staffing for the Americas, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Larry Stullich | Director, Communication Systems Engineering, Northrop Grumman Information Systems
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
June 2014 Elevate Forum Speakers 
  • Roy Azevedo | Vice President, Advanced Concepts & Technology, Space & Airborne Systems, Raytheon Company 
  • John Basile | Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Strategies, Fidelity Investments 
  • Ondra Berry | Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, MGM Resorts
  • James Colon | Vice President, African American Business Strategy, North America, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. 
  • Susana Escalante | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems (SAS) 
  • Ash Hanson | Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, Aramark
  • Larry Harrington | Vice President, Internal Audit, Raytheon 
  • Tisa Jackson | Vice President, Corporate Diversity & Inclusion, Union Bank 
  • Thea Jenkins | Management Development Director, GEICO 
  • Audria P. Lee | Director Diversity and WorkLife, FINRA – Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Sandra Evers-Manly | Vice President, Global Corporate Responsibility, Northrop Grumman Corporation 
  • La Toya Smith | Diversity and Inclusion Specialist, Brown-Forman Corporation
  • Geri Thomas | SVP, Chief Diversity Officer and Georgia Market President, Bank of America
  • Lorie Valle-Yanez | Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Mass Mutual 
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) 
  • Kimberly Williams | Diversity Consultant, Office of Diversity, Baystate Health 
  • Chelle Wingeleth | Director, Talent Solutions, Diversity & Inclusion, Southern California Edison
2014 National ERG Summit Speakers 
  • Roy Azevedo | Vice President, Advanced Concepts & Technology, Space & Airborne Systems, Raytheon Company 
  • Ken Baruth | Vice President Risk, Dealer Credit & IT Security, and Chief Risk Officer, Toyota Financial Services Corporation 
  • Susan Beat | Senior Vice President, Unionbank
  • Shawn Burklin | Regional Vice President, San Diego, GEICO 
  • Lisa Cagnolatti | Vice President, Business Customer Division, Southern California Edison 
  • Mark Czaja | Group Vice President, Technology & Innovation, Parker Aerospace 
  • Larry Harrington | Vice President Internal Audit, Raytheon
  • Leonard L. Kaigler | Vice President–Agency, State Farm Insurance 
  • Harry Lee | Vice President, Corporate Contracts, Pricing & Supply Chain, Northrop Grumman 
  • Patrick Lee | Senior Vice President, Customer Service, Innovation & Business Strategy and Chief Environmental Compliance Officer, Southern California Gas Company
  • Diego Miralles | Global Head, Innovation, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson 
  • Michael Moran | Vice President, Clinical, Facility & Guest Services, Baystate Health 
  • Catherine Rice | Vice President of Contracts, Pricing and Program Business Operations, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace Systems Sector
  • Scott Shane | Senior Vice President Talent Acquisition and Diversity & Inclusion, Unionbank 
  • Daniel M. Sibears | Executive Vice President, Regulatory Operations/Shared Services, FINRA - Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
  • Albert A. Smith | Vice President of Customer Service, Lexus Division, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc.
  • Veronica Villalobos | Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) 
  • Gillian Wright | Director of Customer Programs and Assistance, Southern California Gas Company