Lesley Donna Williams

Lesley Donna Williams

Lesley is a practitioner of inclusive innovation. She facilitates participatory leadership dialogues and processes for collaborative action across multi-stakeholder innovation ecosystems. She has worked across diverse industries including academia, mining, banking, animation and energy. Lesley was the founding CEO of Wits University’s Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct and founded Impact Hub Johannesburg in 2010 to advance…

Deirdre Maloney

Deirdre Maloney

Deirdre Maloney is an international leadership and communication trainer, experienced facilitator, coach and published author. Her direct approach, combined with practical tips, relatable anecdotes, and a smidge of humor helps people enhance their leadership, their teams, their communication, their effectiveness, and their peace of mind. Through her trainings, Deirdre has presented sessions around the world…

Judy Watts

Judy Watts

Judy Watts is a doctoral candidate in the school of communication at The Ohio State University where she studies the persuasive effects of entertainment and narratives on individuals. More specifically, she studies children’s learning from educational media and adult attitudes on social topics as a result of media exposure. Judy is primarily a quantitative researcher…

Ana Lucia Castaño Galvis

Ana Lucia Castaño Galvis

Ana Lucía is co-founder of iA8 and Coalescer. She also coordinates the BA in Entrepreneurship and Socio Environmental Projects in the University of the Environment (based in Mexico). iA8 is a collaborative global platform for addressing systemically strategic pathways for organizations and societies. Coalescer is a civil organization dedicated to support and nourish territorial organization…

Malcolm Glover

Malcolm Glover

Dr. Malcolm Glover is a global leadership scholar and humanitarian who travels the world helping people solve problems. As a crisis manager, communication analyst, educator, and award-winning journalist, Dr. Glover has worked with governments and grassroots organizations in over twelve countries on five continents. He is CEO of Glover Global, an innovative consulting firm offering…

James Gutierrez

James Gutierrez

James Gutierrez is an award-winning, international business professional, working in executive positions with various leading organizations across 5 continents. He is the Founding Partner of Slate Inc., a people development and executive consulting firm, and previously was the Managing Director for Fullbridge, a global education company teaching 21st Century professional skills. James has taught 50,000+…

Deborah Bilek

Deborah Bilek

Deb is the President and Founder of ICG Strategies, a boutique firm that nurtures communities and groups through inquiry, change, and growth. Deb is passionate about building community, and her work centers on facilitating multi-sector collaboration to achieve a common purpose.  Deb nurtures groups of all sizes – from broad community outreach endeavors to intimate team-building retreats. …

Angela Carlberg

Angela Carlberg

Angela has over ten years of experience cultivating relationships in state government, academia, and community development sectors where she specializes in facilitating conversations at the intersection of race, gender, policy, and organizational change. As a facilitator for racial equity, she leads with authenticity and humility. Angela believes that embracing a philosophy of liberation is complex…