2020 Speakers

Conference Speakers

Michael Brenner, Ed.D.

Founder and CEO, Right Chord Leadership

As founder and CEO of Right Chord Leadership, Dr. Michael Brenner works with leaders and teams at all levels to strength...Read More

Michael Cohen, Esquire

Partner, Duane Morris, LP

Michael S. Cohen concentrates his practice in the areas of employment law training and counseling. Michael has trained a...Read More

Mike Guglielmo

Academic Director, Executive MBA, Fox School of Business at Temple University

A business professional with nearly 40 years of experience gained at Fortune 500 and mid-sized companies, Mike has held ...Read More

Jondhi Harrell

Executive Director and Founder, The Center for Returning Citizens

Jondhi Harrell, is the founder and executive director of The Center for Returning Citizens (TCRC) in Philadelphia. As an...Read More

Judge Renée Hughes (Ret.)

President & CEO, Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc.

Renée Cardwell Hughes is a highly experienced executive. She focuses on strategy, leadership development and change man...Read More

Carol Kivler, MS, CSP, CMT

President, Kivler Communications

Carol A. Kivler is a nationally recognized professional speaker (CSP), author, international executive coach/corporate t...Read More

Tonya Ladipo, LCSW

Founder and CEO, The Ladipo Group

Founder and CEO of The Ladipo Group, Tonya Ladipo, LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker), is the visionary behind the r...Read More

Detective Joseph Rovnan

Counter Terrorism Unit / Homeland Security Bureau Philadelphia Police Department

Detective Joseph Rovnan is a 30-year veteran of the Philadelphia Police Department. He is nationally recognized as a sub...Read More

Khalil Smith

VP, Consulting and Practices, The NeuroLeadership Institute

Khalil Smith is the VP, Consulting and Practices at The NeuroLeadership Institute, where he is responsible for the strat...Read More

Sarah Noll Wilson, M.S., CPCC

CEO / Chief Edge Officer, Sarah Noll Wilson, Inc.

As an Executive Coach, Keynote Speaker, Transformer of Teams, Researcher, soon to be Author, Sarah helps leaders close t...Read More

Pre-Conference Speakers

Anna Papalia

Founder & CEO, Shift Profile

Anna Papalia is the creator of Shift Profile, an assessment tool to teach job seekers and hiring managers how to intervi...Read More

Raymond Lee

Founder & CEO, Careerminds

Raymond Lee is the Founder and CEO of Careerminds, an outplacement and retirement coaching company launched in 2008. Ray...Read More

Rob Croner

Vice President, Senior Executive Services, CCI Consulting

Rob is a highly regarded human resources leader, with over 25 years of experience building and leading successful HR ini...Read More

Mary M. Chan

Chief Human Resources Officer, Colliers International

As Colliers’ Chief Human Resources officer for the Greater Philadelphia region, Mary specializes in attracting and dev...Read More