Speakers
Christopher Adams Headshot
Chris Adams is a consultant with more than 25 years’ experience helping talent professionals focus on business results. He also writes and speaks about...
Alix Ambriz Headshot
Alix Ambriz received her BS in agricultural education and minor in entrepreneurship. Alix is known on the Vivayic team as “the one who can find a way to get...
Margaret Brake Headshot
Margaret Brake is the co-founder of Quantuvos, a professional development company based in Atlanta, Georgia. She has more than 25 years of experience in...
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LaKisha C. Brooks, M.Sc., MEd, CDP, is the managing partner at Brooks Consultants and an ATD OrgDev Conference committee member. She is also a columnist for “...
Holly Burkett
Holly Burkett, PhD, SPHR, CRP is an accomplished change agent, learning leader, and talent builder who is passionate about helping organizations develop...
Lauren Cochrane Headshot
Lauren Cochrane is the manager of leadership development for Marriott International, where she has been a key contributor for the past seven years. In her...
Michael Davis Headshot
Mike Davis, a principal at the nonprofit Mind Share Partners, provides impact-focused advising for companies and leaders on how to integrate key strategies...
Alexis Gonzales-Black
Alexis Gonzales-Black is the org design practice lead for August Public. She is an expert in learning, change management, and the future of work. With a...
Benjamin E. Granger Headshot
Ben Granger, PhD, leads employee experience strategy for organizations worldwide. Ben’s research appears in many academic and practitioner forums, including...
Carrie Grogan Headshot
Carrie Grogan, a principal at the nonprofit Mind Share Partners, leads impact-focused advising for companies and leaders on how to create a culture of support...
Haley Harbaugh Headshot
Dr. Haley Harbaugh leverages more than 15 years of experience in adult learning and talent development to lead Bloom Healthcare’s learning initiatives. Prior...
Sydney Heimbrock Headshot
Sydney Heimbrock, PhD, helps organizations understand how to leverage data and development to infuse experience management into their organizational DNA. She...
Rick Henningfeld Headshot
Rick Henningfeld earned his BS in agricultural science and education for the University of Wisconsin Madison and MS in life science education shortly after....
Erin Huizenga Headshot
Erin Huizenga is founder and CEO of Desklight, a learning experience design firm. She partners with organizations to research insights and develop innovative...
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Dr. Sy Islam has over 10 years of experience in a variety of corporate, academic, and applied settings. He has served in management, consultant, and research...
Jenna Large Headshot
Jenna Large has a master’s degree in agricultural leadership and community education from Virginia Tech. Jenna spent time teaching high school agriculture in...
Phil LeNir Headshot
Phil LeNir is the president of CoachingOurselves and has been working with organizations since 2007 to design and support talent development solutions using...
Bruce O. Mabee Headshot
Bruce O. Mabee helped build the OD function at BMO-Harris Bank and facilitated dozens of “OD-ish” projects in Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit...
Glain Roberts-McCabe Headshot
Glain (pronounced “Gline” like “shine”) Roberts-McCabe is the founder and president of The Roundtable, a group and team coaching company. The Roundtable’s...
Aneika Ince-Mercer Headshot
Aneika Ince-Mercer has accumulated more than 20 years of training and development experience working with companies such as Sprint Canada and TELUS Mobility....
Beth Messich
Beth Messich is the principal and founder of Beth Messich Coaching and Consulting. A seasoned L&D and talent management executive and leadership coach,...
Michele Mollkoy Headshot
Michele Mollkoy is the manager of learning and change for Cottage Health, advising the organization on strategies and tactics for implementing...
Ellen Muench Headshot
Ellen Muench is director of learning design at Desklight, bringing over nine years experience designing engaging, equity-driven learning strategies. Ellen...
Cathy Nelson Headshot
Cathy Nelson has been spearheading talent strategy at T-Mobile for more than a decade. Leading a team of talent management professionals, she has focused on...
Jacob Nikolau Headshot
Jacob Nikolau is the head of product marketing at NovoEd, a social and collaborative learning technology company. He has spent nearly 10 years dedicated to...
Tobin Redwine Headshot
Tobin Redwine received his PhD from Texas A&M University and was a professor of agriculture communications and journalism prior to joining Vivayic. Tobin...
Brian D. Richardson Headshot
Brian Richardson is founder and CEO of Richardson Consulting Group (RCG). RCG helps organizations unlock their hidden human potential. Using insights from...
William J. Rothwell Headshot
A Penn State Distinguished Professor, CPTD Fellow, and recipient of ATD’s Distinguished Contribution Award, William J. Rothwell, PhD, is the president of...
Farhan Sadique Headshot
Farhan Sadique is a seasoned OD professional who fosters positive work environments and leads transformative initiatives. Farhan holds prestigious...
David Satterwhite Headshot
At Chronus, David Satterwhite is on a mission to help customers exponentially increase employee engagement, driving team commitment and retention. He has...
Katie Sheketoff Headshot
Katie Sheketoff is the director of global leadership development at Marriott International. She is an organization development professional with 15 years of...
Sarah Skidmore Headshot
Sarah Skidmore, PhD, is a Leadership Doctor at The Leadership Hospital, a global provider of innovative solutions for businesses with multi-locational, hybrid...
Mary Slaughter Headshot
Mary Slaughter is a global human capital executive, consultant, coach, and author. She’s held enterprise roles including CHRO, CLO, chief diversity officer,...
Janet M. Stovall Headshot
Janet M. Stovall’s long history of driving change and building culture in large, complex organizations has given her profound knowledge around DEI practices...
Megan Torrance Headshot
Megan Torrance is CEO and founder of TorranceLearning and has more than 25 years of experience in learning design, deployment, and consulting. Megan and the...
Cara White Headshot
Cara White has a master’s degree in secondary education leadership from Northwest Missouri State University and spent eight years teaching agricultural...
Sandra Williams Headshot
Sandra L. Williams, PhD, MBA, is a retired associate professor and program coordinator of HRD at Northeastern Illinois University. Prior to academia, she was...
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Tonya Wilson is president and founder of AFC Consulting Group. She is a business leader, entrepreneur, consultant, author, organizational psychologist, and...
Brian Wright Headshot
Brian Wright is the director of global learning and leadership development at Delta Air Lines. He is a dynamic talent leader with a 15-year track record of...
Jonathan Yeo Headshot
Jonathan Yeo spent 10 years in inclusion, diversity, leadership, and interpersonal skills development at Apple before founding The Potential Space—a...
Aileen G. Zaballero Headshot
Aileen G. Zaballero, PhD, CPTD, is a senior partner of Rothwell & Associates (R&A) with a dual-title PhD in workforce education and comparative...