Speaker, Activist, & Creative Consultant
Benjamin O'Keefe is taking the world by storm as a speaker, Internet personality, and leader in progressive politics. He helps organizations do things that matter with their power.
Legendary Pulitzer Prize-Winning Investigative Journalist, Author, & Associate Editor of The Washington Post
Bob Woodward is an associate editor of The Washington Post, where he has worked since 1971. He has shared in two Pulitzer Prizes, first in 1973 for the coverage of the Watergate scandal with Carl Bernstein, and second in 2003 as the lead reporter for coverage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Veteran Democratic Political Strategist
Always candid and insightful, Donna Brazile brings a refreshing perspective and practical sensibility to the discussion of today's political headlines.
President of University of Maryland, Baltimore County
During his 20-year run as president of UMBC, Dr. Hrabowski has transformed a young university into a research institution recognized as one of the most innovative in the country. His goal: continue building a campus that’s first-rate in research and instruction, and that prepares students of all backgrounds for success.
Global Economist, Author, Investor in the Future
Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a pre-eminent thinker, who influences key decision-makers in strategic investment and public policy. She is respected for her unique perspectives, her balance of contrarian thinking with measured judgment, and her ability to turn economic insight into investible ideas.
Educator & Founder of The Freedom Writers Foundation
Erin Gruwell has earned an award-winning reputation for her steadfast commitment to the future of education. Her impact as a change agent attracted Hollywood’s attention, and in 2007, Paramount Pictures released Freedom Writers, starring two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank as Erin.
President of Eurasia Group & Global Political Risk Expert
Ian Bremmer is a political scientist who helps business leaders, policymakers, and the general public make sense of the world around them.
YouTube Star & Cultural Commentator
Jouelzy is celebrating the diversity of women of color through discussions on complex cultural and lifestyle topics. Intersecting history with pop culture, Jouelzy empowers #SmartBrownGirls to find the power in their voice and define their own success stories.