Russell Stokes is the president and chief executive officer of GE Power and a senior vice president of GE. Power is a world energy leader that provides technology, solutions and services across the entire energy value chain from the point of generation to consumption. Powering more than a third of the world, it serves customers […]

Vanecia Thompson was part of the inaugural Camp New Look in 2005 at Clark Atlanta University where she honed her basketball skills and first learned the meaning of philanthropy. After reconnecting with New Look during college, she became a Mogul In Training, facilitated sessions at the 2012 World Leadership Conference, interned with General Electric, and […]

Christina Smedley is the Director of Communications at Facebook overseeing Messenger products. Formerly, she oversaw marketing, global brand and communications at PayPal since 2012. Prior to PayPal, Christina was global consumer marketing head of Edelman.

Sequoia Mitchell is a member of Usher’s New Look Moguls in Training Program. She serves as the Detroit Program Coordinator Assistant. In 2011, Sequoia joined the Usher’s New Look Detroit Chapter as a high school student. In 2012, she was selected to attend Usher’s New Look’s World Leadership Conference. She progressed into her current staff role after […]

Prior to joining Usher’s New Look as President, Yvette Cook served as Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer for the United Way of Greater Atlanta. She is a highly accomplished visionary executive with an outstanding record of leadership and success, spanning over 20 years, in both not-for-profit and profit organizations.  Yvette received her BA in […]

Prior to joining Usher’s New Look as President, Yvette Cook served as Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer for the United Way of Greater Atlanta. She is a highly accomplished visionary executive with an outstanding record of leadership and success, spanning over 20 years, in both not-for-profit and profit organizations.  Yvette received her BA in […]

Thomas Springer became involved in Usher’s New Look as a Camp New Look attendee in 2006 when he was in a rising 9th grader. He remained dedicated to New Look throughout high school and college, and attributes the discovery of his passion for video production to his experiences within UNL. Tommy has interned with Cartoon […]

Jordyn Smith serves as the Digital & Creative Marketing Strategist for New Look, creating and maintaining all content for UNL’s online platforms and digital archives. Jordyn graduated with honors from the University of Notre Dame, where she earned her Bachelor’s in History with double minors in Gender Studies and Science, Technology, & Values. Her specialty […]

Careshia Moore began volunteering with Usher’s New Look in September of 2012 as a curriculum developer and a volunteer member of the Program Committee. She joined UNL as the Curriculum Specialist for New Look in December of 2012. Today she serves as our National Program Director. Prior to joining UNL, Careshia worked as a practicing […]

Percy Eddie is the Program Coordinator for Usher’s New Look Milwaukee. He is a graduate from Kansas State University and a former professional basketball player. As a Milwaukee native, Percy has worked with youth and families. In addition to his current role with New Look, he serves as recreation supervisor for Milwaukee public schools. After […]

Jarvis-LaRue Brown is Program Coordinator for Detroit, MI with Usher’s New Look Foundation. He is a Graduate of Specs Howard School of Media Arts. After graduation, Jarvis “LaRue” had an opportunity to intern with 92.3 and FM 98 WJLB and during that time expanded his local community outreach through music and youth involvement. Since the […]

James Harris began his adventure after being selected by his high school teachers to attend Camp New Look in 2007. His positive evolution led him to obtain his degree in Audio Engineering from the Atlanta Institution of Music and take on a UNL staff role in 2011 as the Atlanta Program Coordinator. Today, he serves […]

Michael Broughton is principal and founder of Atlanta CFO Services, Inc., which provides interim and outsourced CFO and Controller services primarily to organizations in the Atlanta area.  He has extensive experience in establishing start-up infrastructures and funding, strategic introductions and financial oversight.  Prior to starting Atlanta CFO Services in 1992, Mr. Broughton served in the […]

Tony Luigs is Vice President of Finance-Financial Planning and Analysis for The Home Depot. In 2005, he joined the Home Depot as Senior Director, Business Valuation where he assisted Home Depot in their acquisition strategy as well as closing 40+ deals worth over $10B. He was then promoted to VP Finance Services where he had […]

James Harris began his adventure with Camp New Look in 2007. As a member of Youth Entrepreneurs of Kansas and graduate of J.C. Harmon High School, Harris was often selected to speak as a mentor to area youth and was involved in several student-teacher panel discussions designed to share perspectives on ways to improve the […]

Cory L. Nettles is the Founder and Managing Director of Generation Growth Capital, Inc., a private equity fund focused on buyouts and providing growth capital to small businesses and lower-middle market companies in the upper Midwest. Nettles also is Of Counsel at Quarles & Brady LLP in the Corporate Services and Government Relations groups. Nettles […]

Iconic recording artist and performer Usher Raymond IV has been delivering genre-defining music for over 15 years. The Tennessee native best known for his fluid voice and dynamic dance moves has also acted in a wide variety of film, television and stage productions including a Broadway run in 2006 as Billy Flynn in the Tony-winning […]