Guest Speakers


Melissa Andrades
Entrepreneur, Graphic Designer

David Ogunrinde
Professor at Rutgers University, Brand Strategist

Dr. Katrina Sheriff-Carter

Myesha Collins
Empowerment Speaker, Blue Girls Turned Gold

Curt Anderson

Eddy Lu

Wells Fargo
Financial Literacy

Bob Miller
Bridge Building

Callaloo The Book
Traveling book tour

Kid-preneur Group
Traveling teen girl entrepreneurs

Bruce Thompson

Christopher Grandison
Business Manager, Checkered Flag BMW

Museum of Contemporary Arts
Art Workshop

John Coston
Fire Chief

Colonel Curtis Hopkins
Army Colonel

Z Theatre
Performing Arts & Entrepreneurship

Ohana Fest
Yoga Workshop



Lavell White
Educator, Music Enthusiast

Dr. Katrina Sheriff-Carter

Ohana Fest

Bess The Book Bus
Traveling book bus

Shawnie Miller
Parents Against Bullying Speaker

Virginia Beach Police Department

Dr. Stephanie Adams

Bob Miller
Bridge Building

Petula Moy
Finance & Insurance

Kimberly Drew
Writer, Curator, Activist and Social Media Manager for the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Robyne Walker-Murphy
Executive Director, Groundswell

Allison McGuire
Tech Entrepreneur, Founder & CEO of Walc

Marco Castro Cosio
Artist, Innovator and Activist

Hilary Semel
Director and General Counsel at NYC Mayor’s Office of Environmental Coordination

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