Past Mark Leadership Conference Main Stage Speakers

Amanda-Ebokosia

Amanda Ebokosia

Forbes Magazine
“Millennial on a Mission”
Founder & CEO of
The Gem Project, Inc.

 

Leah-Gunn-Barrett

Leah Gunn Garrett

Executive Director
New Yorkers Against
Gun Violence (NYAGV)

 

 

Kate-Sweeney

Kate Sweeney

Senior Vice President at
Morgan Stanley

Kacy-Catanzaro

Kacy Catanzaro

American Gymnast &
American Ninja Warrior

Sean-Forbes

Sean Forbes

Hip-Hop Artist

 

Carvens-Lissaint

Careens Lissaint

International Award Winning
Poet, Singer, and Actor

Sir-Jose-Bright

Sir Jose Bright

Founder of
Teboho Trust

 

 

Dr.-Wise-Young

Dr. Wise Young

World’s Leading Neuroscientist

 

Ella-Watson-Stryker

Ella Watson-Stryker

2014 Time’s
Person of the Year
& Health Promoter for
Doctors Without Borders

 

John-Dau

John Dau

“Lost Boy” of Sudan
& Genocide Survivor

 

Timothy-Harris

Timothy Harris

Owner of
Tim’s Place Restaurant
& Founder of
Tim’s Big Heart Foundation

 

Alex-Sheen

Alex Sheen

Founder of
Because I Said I Would

 

Ron-Clark

Ron Clark

Founder of the
Ron Clark Academy
Best-Selling Author

 

Ruha-Benjamin

Ruha Benjamin

Professor of
Sociology &
African Studies
at Princeton University
Author

 

Maysoon-Zayid

Maysoon Zayid

Actress, Comedian, &
inspirational TED Speaker
with Cerebral Palsy

 

Rachel Turkel

Rachel Turkel

Program Manager for
Unite For Sight

 

Jaclyn-Friedman

Jaclyn Friedman

Top Selling Author, Performer,
and Rape Activist

 

Pen-Farthing

Pen Farthing

2014 CNN Hero of the Year

 

 

William-Yosses

William Yosses

Former Executive Pastry Chef
for the White House

 

Tyson-Wooters

Tyson Wooters

Consultant,
Motivational Speaker,
and Former Mascot for
University of Oregon

 

Rosemarie-Truglio

Rosemarie Ruglio

Senior Vice President of
Curriculum & Content
for Sesame Street
Rutgers Alumni

 

Stephen-Shedletzky

Stephen Shedletzky

Purpose Consultant from
Simon Sinek’s Start
With Why Team

 

Mark-Travis-Rivera

Mark Travis Rivera

Activist, Choreographer,
and Founder of
Marked Dance Project

 

Shaifali-Puri

Shaifali Puri

Executive Director of
Global Innovation
at Nike Foundation

 

 

Gene-Muller

Gene Muller

Founder and President of
Flying Fish Brewery

 

Tom-Krieglstein

Tom Krieglstein

Entrepreneur and Co-founder of
Swift Kick

 

 

Cierra-Jones

Cierra Jones

Winner of
Miss New Jersey 2014

 

 

Molly-Barker

Molly Barker

Founder of
Girls on the Run

 

 

Cathy-Bao-Bean

Cathy Bao Bean

Global Multicultural Educator
Comedian and Author of
“The Chopsticks-Fork Principle”

 

Laverne-Cox

Laverne Cox

Transgender Advocate and
Critically Acclaimed Actress

 

 

Frank-Warren

Frank Warren

Creator of the
Post Secret Project

 

Marc-Elliot

Marc Elliot

Motivational Speaker

 

 

Jen-Braverman

Jen Braverman

Artist, Activist, Author,
and Educator

 

Dr.-Anisa-Ismail

Dr. Anisa Ismail

L’Oreal USA Women in
Science Fellowship Recipient
at Princeton University 

 

Gabriel-Hurley

Gabriel Hurley

Speaker on Consequences
of Reckless Driving

 

Lauren-Slowik

Lauren Slowik

Designer Evangelist for
Education at Shapeways.com
& Founder of 3DIY.cc

 

 

Dr.-Zee-Madueke

Dr. Zee Madueke

International Educator
Professor and Practitioner of
Management, Leadership
and Organizational Dynamics

 

Kern-Beare

Kern Beare

Director of Communications
and Enrollment Management
Feelgood.org

 

Corin-Blanchard

Corin Blanchard

Program Manager
Feelgood.org

 

 

Patty-Webster

Patty Webster

CNN Hero of the Year
and President of
Amazon’s Promise

 

Mike-Bernstein

Mike Bernstein

Director of Youtube’s
Soulpancake Channel

 

 

Julian-Huguet

Julian Huguet

Host of Youtube’s
Soulpancake Channel

 

Matt-Pittman

Matt Pittman

Producer of Youtube’s
Soulpancake Channel