Career Panel Sessions

How to Create A Million Dollar Brand

Objective: Learn how to create and build an effective brand for career leadership success.

Tiffany Bradshaw, Branding Expert at Bradshaw and Co.

Donna Marie White, Image Specialist at D.W., Inc.

Sahar Andrade, Diversity Consultant – Social Media Strategist at Sahar Consulting, LLC

Sanja Komljenovic, Entrepreneur and Global Digital Lead – Basketball at NIKE

Moderator: Bakeisha McCall

The ABC’S of Resume Writing, Interviewing, and Professionalism 

Objective: To help student leaders learn how to create more effective resumes, perform better on interviews, discover specific lessons on professional etiquette within the professional arena, and to learn the importance of internships, how to get them, and how to turn an internship into a future career opportunity.

Alfredo Mendoza, Regional Director of Operations, Starbucks Coffee Company

Debbie Young, VP Consumer Market Manager, Bank of America

Yared Salgado, HR Generalist for Nestlé USA

Jennifer Cummings, Senior Human Resource Professional

Kymberly Garrett, SVP HR Operations and Managing Partner of The Garrett Spioni Group, Inc

Moderator: Dr. Khadine Alston

Leading with Executive Presence

Objective: To help student leaders learn how to develop and lead effectively with an executive presence.

Irene Ortiz-Glass, Founder and CEO at Leadership Advisory Group, LLC.

Monica Pool Knox, Head of Human Resources for Global Sales and Brand Strategy at Twitter

Janice Johnson, People Strategist at Sapient Nitro

Christine N. Simmons, President & Chief Operating Officer of the Los Angeles Sparks.

Ramsey Jay, Jr., Financial Executive and Director at Global Investment Management Firm

Moderator: Rosann Santos