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SUMMIT II: THE COMPASS
MEET THE SUMMIT II SPEAKERS!

Join Us as USC BAA Alumni Convene to Share, Think About & Discuss Our Future Impact!

8:30 Opening Session Symposium on Diversity: “Does Race Matter?”
 

Jody Armour
Professor Of Law
USC Gould School of Law

Dr. Darnell G. Cole
Associate Professor of Education
USC Rossier School of Education

Dr. Alan Green
Associate Professor of Clinical Education
USC Rossier School of Education

Dr. Sharoni Little
USC Marshall School
Associate Professor of Clinical Management Communication

Ahlia Bethea
Senior, USC Student
Executive Director
USC Black Student Assembly

Dr. Michèle G. Turner
USC Alumni Relations
Executive Director
USC Black Alumni Association
9:15-10:00am Sessions Pipelines: New Careers& Necessary Preparation
 

Young Alumni
Panelists

“Media & Tech—Constructing the Narrative”


Donovan Green
Regional Director, External Affairs
AT&T

Jay Tucker, MBA
Executive Director
UCLA Anderson Center for MEMES

David Ford
Regional Director
Southern Cal Edison

James Ward III
Manager, Communications
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
 
Legacy Alumni
Panelists

“Family Planning
for the Future—
College: Investment or Expense?”

Ingrid Johnson
Founder and President
Council of African American Parents (CAAP)

Dr. Kirk Kirkwood
Vice President of Educational Services
College Bound, Inc.

Kathryn M. Shirley, CPA
President
World Management Solutions, Inc.


Rakin Hall USC Associate Director Multicultural Recruitment


Dr. Virginia Hathaway
Executive Director "Emeritus
Young Black Scholars
10:00-10:45 Sessions The Case for Mentoring & Leadership Development
 
Young Alumni

Tensie Taylor, M. Ed.
USC Alumni Relations
Assistant Director
USC Black Alumni Association
 

John Todd Beverly
USC Graduate Student
USC BAA Mentor
U.S. Marine Veteran
Legacy Alumni

Yvvette Chappelle Ingram
President and CEO
African American Board Leadership Institute
11:00am-12:00pm Session Working Lunch:“The Compass - Finding Success by Framing Our Cultural Value”
 
Patrice Washington
Nationally Best Selling Author | Speaker | Coach
Seek Wisdom, Find Wealth, Inc.
 
12:00-12:45pm Sessions National Dialogues: Collective Outreach & Involvement
 
Young Alumni Panelists
“Young Men/Boys
Young Women/Girls
of Color”

Terri Holoman, MBA
Founder and President
Faith by Terri Lynn

Kiesha Nix
Executive Director
The Los Angeles Lakers Youth Foundation

Chris Baccus, M.Ed.
Founder
Limitless Stem Academy
Legacy Alumni
Panelists

“Young Men/Boys
Young Women/Girls
of Color”

Nolan Rollins, Esq.
President & CEO
Los Angeles Urban League

Assemblymember
Reginald Jones-Sawyer, Sr.
California State Assembly
District 59

Cynthia Heard, M.Ed.
Vice President of Business Development & Communications
Greater Los Angeles YWCA
 
12:45-1:30pm Sessions Financial Legacy Building:Generational Wealth Awareness
 
Young Alumni
Panelists:

“Smart Money”

Prentice Parr Jr.
Bank Team Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.

Jess Evora
Resident Director
UCLA Residential Life

Justin B. Lacey
CFP®, AWMA
UBS

Colin Turner
Investment Properties | Net Lease Property Group
CBRE | Capital Markets
 
Legacy Alumni
Panelists:

“Access to Capital”

Raphael Henderson
V.P., Community District Manager Wells Fargo

Diedra Porche
Market Manager
JPMorgan Chase & Co

Andria Garten
SVP
US Bank

Keith Drake
SVP, Regional Manager
Torrey Pines Bank
 
1:30-2:15pm Sessions Health & Wellness: Generational Health Awareness
 
Young Alumni
Panelists:

“Young & Stressed”

Dr. Broderick Leaks
USC Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Dr. Ainsley Carry
USC Vice President
for Student Affairs
Legacy Alumni
Panelists:

“Aging & Informed”

Dr. John Carpten
Professor and Chair of Translational Genomics
Director, USC Institute for Translational Genomics

James G. McPherson, MD
Cardiovascular Surgeon
Medical Director
Los Angeles Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Group

Duane E. Bridges, MD
Cardiologist
Medical Director
South Bay Electrophysiology, Inc

Oscar E. Streeter, Jr., MD, FACRO
Oncologist
Medical Director
The Center For Thermal Oncology

Alan Todd Turner, MD, DABR, CAQ
Neuroradiologist
Medical Director
Metropolitan Radiology, Inc.