Our speakers recognize diversity, equity and inclusion as a major pillar of any organization. They passionately share their stories about building equitable communities in a way that inspires with impact.


EDDIE NDOPU | Award-Winning Humanitarian; Renowned Disability Justice Practitioner; UN Sustained Development Goal Advocate

RACHEL CARGLE | Public Academic; Writer; Entrepreneur; Philanthropic Innovator and Founder of The Loveland Foundation

NATHAN CHEN | 2022 Olympic Gold Medalist and Three-Time World Figure Skating Champion

JAMES BROWN | Three-Time Emmy Award-Winning Sportscaster & Journalist; Famed Host of The NFL Today and Special Correspondent for CBS News; Ordained Minister and Advocate for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

MAYSOON ZAYID | Comedian; Author; Disability Advocate

ERIC NAM | Korean American Pop Superstar; Entrepreneur; Podcaster; GQ Korea's "Man of the Year"

EUGENE LEE YANG | Viral Digital Content Creator; Member of Buzzfeed's The Try Guys; NYT Bestselling Co-Author of The Hidden Power of F*cking Up

KATIE SOWERS | First Openly LGBTQ+ Coach in the NFL and at the Super Bowl

CHAD SANDERS | Creator; Screenwriter; Author; Entrepreneur

HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR. | Award-Winning Filmmaker, Literary Scholar; Cultural Critic; Author; Host of Finding Your Roots on PBS

ANN CURRY | Emmy-Winning Journalist; Executive Producer of PBS' We'll Meet Again; Host of Chasing the Cure

ANDREW YOUNG | Civil Rights Activist; Former Ambassador to the UN; Congressman; Mayor of Atlanta; Author of An Easy Burden

JEMAR TISBY | Founder of The Witness, Inc., NYT Bestselling Author of How to Fight Racism and The Color of Compromise; Historian of Race and Religion

QUIARA ALEGRÍA HUDES | Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright of the Tony-Winning In the Heights; Activist; Founder of Emancipated Stories

JAY CASPIAN KING | Author of TIME and NPR "Best Books of the Year" The Loneliest Americans; Emmy Award -Nominated Correspondent; Podcaster

EZRA FRECH | Paralympic Track & Field Athlete, Co-Founder of Angel City Sports, and Advocate for People with Disabilities

MELISSA VILLASEÑOR | Comedian; Actor; Writer; Saturday Night Live Alumna

RICHARD LAPCHICK | Internationally Recognized Expert on Racial Equality in Athletics and Human Rights Activist




LILLY SINGH | Award-Winning Comedian and YouTube Personality; NYT Bestselling Author of How To Be a Bawse and Be a Triangle

AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN | Leading and Inspired Voice on Racial Justice; NYT Bestselling Author of I'm Still Here; Executive Producer of The Next Question

QIAN JULIE WANG | Civil Rights Litigator; NYT Bestselling Author of Beautiful Country; Advocate for Marginalized Communities

MOHSIN HAMID | Award-Winning and Internationally Bestselling Author of Exit West & The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Want to explore further? Find our complete list of speakers on our website. If you're planning an upcoming event, please reach out anytime - I'm happy to jump on a call to help you craft the perfect event.

Best regards,

Suzanne Manzi 
Senior Vice President  
Tel: 646-227-4911 | Cell: 201-317-8447  
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