Ann Kusumoto, President & CEO of Kusumoto & Associates Diversity Strategies

Lester McCarroll, President & CEO of McCarroll & Associates

Danita E. Patterson, Founder & CEO of Destiny Outreach and CEO of Destiny Unlimited, Inc.

Sandra Patterson, Real Estate Broker and Regional Trainer of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Ava Youngblood, President & CEO of Youngblood Executive Search, Inc.


Paul Arntson, PhD, Director and Professor, Northwestern University Undergraduate Leadership Program

Bliss Browne, Founder/CEO, Imagine Chicago

Milano Harden, Program Director , Healthcare Georgia Foundation, Inc.

Ada Skyles, PhD., University of Chicago Chapin Hall Center for Children

Kelly Wilson, Educational Consulting Producer, Kids Say the Darndest Things (CBS)


Tina-Marie Adams, Senior Vice President, Hill & Knowlton

Enriqueta Bauer, Cultural Communications Public Relations

John Bellamy, CEO, Artistic Communication Center

Obena Brown, Artistic Director, ETA

Selma Brown, Former Director of Programs, Community Renewal Society

Mark Bush, Co-Founder & Vice President, Songpro/Nintendo Game Boy

Marie Carr, Partner, DiamondCluster International, Inc.

Cheryl Coffee Curry, Affiliate Relations, Harpo Studios

Lester Coney, Senior Managing Director, Aon Risk Services

Pavi Dawson, Executive Services, Independent Contractor

J. E. Clark Delanois, Vice President, The Northern Trust Company

Michael Diaz, Director of Current Programming, Kids' WB! Network

Phil Fischer, President & CEO, Online Entertainment

Christopher Keenen, VP, Warner Bros. Animation

David Kleeman, Executive Director, American Center for Children & Media

Bill Leider, Strategy & Change Management, Leider, Murphy & Associates

Kathryn Linehan, Development Consultant, Studio Without Walls

Victoria Lowe, President & CEO, Alert Staffing

Janis Robinson, Director of Diversity, Aon Risk Services

Karen B. Rosen, Director of CPAs For The Public Interest, Illinois CPA Society

LaTonia Smith, President & Senior Consultant, Designing Your Destiny

Jeff Turner, Former President, Vertis/TC Advertising

Blair & Desiree' Underwood, Actor/Producer/Director, Full Frontal, City of Angels (CBS)

DeEtta West, Executive Assistant to Jamie Kellner, Chairman & CEO of Turner Broadcasting

Allysunn Williams, MPH, Grant Development, Williams & Associates

Casey Whitney, Public Relations, Independent Contractor

Staff Writers and Producers, Destiny Unlimited, Inc.


Bruce Goldner
Ron Turriello
Kim Degnan
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP


Tina Marie Adams, Senior Vice President
Courtney Hill, Assistant Account Executive
Hill & Knowlton