• 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


2015 Speakers

June 2014 Elevate Forum Speakers

2017 Speakers

​Past Speakers from Elevate National ERG Summit & Leadership Forum include the following:



ERGs and High-Performance Leadership

2018 Speakers

2014 National ERG Summit Speakers

2016 Speakers

2019 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