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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

Virgil Roberts is currently the managing partner of Bobbitt & Roberts, a law firm which he helped form. Mr. Roberts is also the co-creator of UCLA’s African American Studies Center. Mr. Roberts has a background in the entertainment industry as he previously formed the law firm of Manning & Roberts, which represented a number of […]

Anne Woolf Sapp grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and attended Woodward Academy. Ms. Sapp received her undergraduate and Law degree from the University of Georgia. Ms. Sapp worked for Strother, Weiner, Dwyer and Dwyer, Yancey and Mackin, White and Sapp in Atlanta, Georgia. Before founding Anne W. Sapp, P.C. where she served as a Special […]

Cammie Rice is a senior level executive in the technology and financial services industries. Ms. Rice held the position of Senior Vice President within the Finance Technology group at Bank of America headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. She also led the strategy team for the Global Corporate Staff Technology Group. From 1998 to 2006, Rice […]