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Featured Speakers

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John Dau

John Dau Foundation
avatar for Ali Noorani

Ali Noorani

National Immigration Forum
Executive Director


avatar for Haji Adan

Haji Adan

Refugee & Immigrant Self Empowerment (RISE)
Executive Director
avatar for David Allen

David Allen

Director of Human Resources
avatar for Rich Andre

Rich Andre

New American Economy
Deputy Director, State and Local Initiatives
avatar for Tony Bango

Tony Bango

Metro West Community Development
International Village Director
avatar for Amanda Bergson-Shilcock

Amanda Bergson-Shilcock

National Skills Coalition
Director of Upskilling Policy
avatar for Melissa Bertolo

Melissa Bertolo

Welcoming America
Certified Welcoming Director
avatar for Kate Brick

Kate Brick

New American Economy
Director of State & Local Initiatives
avatar for Betsy Cohen

Betsy Cohen

St. Louis Mosaic Project
Executive Director
avatar for Paul Costigan

Paul Costigan

International Institute of St. Louis
MO State Refugee Coordinator
avatar for David DiMaggio

David DiMaggio

CASE at Syracuse University
Program Manager
avatar for Terri Morris Downs

Terri Morris Downs

Immigrant Welcome Center
Executive Director
avatar for Susan Downs-Karkos

Susan Downs-Karkos

Welcoming America
Senior Director of External Affairs
avatar for Annie Fenton

Annie Fenton

Michigan Office for New Americans
MITS Program Director
avatar for José Ramón Fernández-Peña

José Ramón Fernández-Peña

Welcome Back Initiative
avatar for Devon Franklin

Devon Franklin

Hire Immigrants
Project Manager
avatar for Monica Fuentes

Monica Fuentes

Welcoming America
Director of Washington, D.C. Office
avatar for Katherine Gebremedhin

Katherine Gebremedhin

WES Global Talent Bridge
Director of Partnerships & Programs
avatar for Elisabeth Gerber

Elisabeth Gerber

Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Associate Dean for Research and Policy Engagement
avatar for Paul Gollash

Paul Gollash

Founder & CEO
avatar for Eva Hassett

Eva Hassett

International Institute of Buffalo
Executive Director

Susan Berg Herman

International Institute of Akron
Director of Workforce & Economic Development
avatar for Sloan Herrick

Sloan Herrick

Global Detroit

Shanna Singh Huey

Think Tennessee
avatar for David Dyssegaard Kallick

David Dyssegaard Kallick

Fiscal Policy Institute
Deputy Director
avatar for Mehudin Krdzic

Mehudin Krdzic

Stickley Furniture
Human Resources Specialist
avatar for Danielle Laraque-Arena

Danielle Laraque-Arena

SUNY Upstate Medical University
avatar for Allie Levinsky

Allie Levinsky

Upwardly Global
Director of Technical Assistance
avatar for Andrew Lim

Andrew Lim

New American Economy
Director of Research
avatar for Melinda Mack

Melinda Mack

New York Association of Training and Employment Professionals
Executive Director
avatar for Brandon Mendoza

Brandon Mendoza

Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce - Affiliate of the Allegheny Conference
Government Affairs Manager

Mayor Stephanie Miner

CIty of Syracuse
avatar for Craig Montuori

Craig Montuori

Global EIR
Co-Founder, Executive Director
avatar for Amanda Pascall

Amanda Pascall

Home Headquarters
Ownership Center Manager
avatar for Rachel Peric

Rachel Peric

Welcoming America
Executive Director
avatar for Karen Phillippi

Karen Phillippi

Global Michigan
Director, New American Integration
avatar for Christina Pope

Christina Pope

Welcoming America
Senior Network Director
avatar for Shawn Pope

Shawn Pope

Near Westside Peacemaking Project
Community Impact Team & Peacemaker
avatar for Nicole Pumphrey

Nicole Pumphrey

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
Deputy Director
avatar for Triana Reese

Triana Reese

Near Westside Peacemaking Project
Community Impact Team
avatar for Leah Russell

Leah Russell

Center for Court Innovation
Senior Associate
avatar for Robert Simpson

Robert Simpson

CenterState CEO
President and CEO
avatar for Beth Szurpicki

Beth Szurpicki

Global Detroit

Mihailo Temali

Neighborhood Development Center
Founder and CEO
avatar for Steve Tobocman

Steve Tobocman

Global Detroit
Executive Director
avatar for Guadalupe Velasquez

Guadalupe Velasquez

Assistant Director
avatar for Nicole Watts

Nicole Watts

Founder/Executive Director
avatar for Jeff Wig

Jeff Wig

Initiative Foundation
Vice President
avatar for Stephen Yale-Loehr

Stephen Yale-Loehr

Cornell Law School
Professor of Immigration Practice
avatar for Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer

State of Michigan
Cabinet Director