**The below information reflects last year's conference. Please check back soon for updated information.**

KEYNOTES

Donna Harris | Co-Founder and CEO of 1776

David Beebe | Vice President of Global Creative & Content Marketing at Marriott International

Kelly Parisi | Head of Communications & Marketing at Lean In

 

SPEAKER SERIES

Betsy Stark | Managing Director of Content and Media Strategy at Ogilvy Public Relations

Sydney Fulkerson | Author of The Coffee Run: And Other Internship Need-to-Knows

Anthony Shop | Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Social Driver

Sara Hannah | Managing Partner at Barry Wehmiller Leadership Institute

PANELS

SPEAKER LIST

10:15-11:00

STEM

Kate Caputo | Research Analyst, Kensho

Dana Ledyard | Managing Director, Girls Who Code

Kavita Ryali |  Senior Solution Manager, Microsoft

Stephanie Stilson | Deep Dive Team Lead, NASA
 

FOOD & HOSPITALITY

Mary Goldier | Community Manager, JRINK

Greg Menna | Co-Founder, District Doughnut

Nikki Rappaport | Director of Brand + Marketing, Cava Mezze

Sophia Etka | Area Sales Manager, Hilton Worldwide

 

MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS

Kim Donaldson | Founder & CEO, Excelle Sports

Clara Ritger | ‎Assistant Producer, GreenBuzz Agency

Laine Siklos | Consultant, LionTree

Shavannia Williams | Strategic Marketing and Communications Consultant, SW Group

 

DELOITTE BUSINESS CHEMISTRY

Stephanie Charouk | Business Analyst, Deloitte Consulting LLC

Laura Zobor | Human Capital Analyst, Deloitte Consulting LLC

Alexandra D’Agostino | Federal Business Analyst, Deloitte Consulting LLC
 

2:00-2:45

MARKETING & PR

John Forristal | Senior Account Executive, Qorvis MSLGroup

Tyler Litchenberger | Director of Communications, Frito-Lay

Neha Reddy | Account Coordinator, LMO Advertising

Madeline Twomney | Director, Bully Pulpit Interactive

 

FINANCE & CONSULTING

Anna Izraylevich | Advisory Consultant, Deloitte & Touche

Deborah Keller | Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

Kacey Urlab | Senior, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Lauren Fiengold | Co-founder, Shanti Bars

Jesse Konig | Founder, Swizzler

Lauryn Sargent | Partner, Stories Inc.

April Young | Managing Director, Hercules Technology Growth Capital

 

POST GRAD

Asha Aravindakshan | Operations Director for Global Talent, Ashoka

Megan Krishnamurthy | Analyst, JP Morgan

Allison Mulhearn | VP of HR, TradeWeb

Lauren Wiegand | Associate, Ogilvy & Mather

 

3:00- 3:45

INNOVATION

Angie Fox | CEO, Crystal City Business Improvement District

Geoff Orazem | Managing Partner, Eastern Foundry

Emily Rasowsky | Director of Marketing, Social Driver

Patrick Wood | Director of Strategic Relationships, Kensho

 

FASHION & BEAUTY

Catherine Cassidy | CEO, UStyled

Samantha Cooper | Founder and CEO,  Trend Tribe

Leah Reidy | Shop Director, Kit and Ace

Lauren Schrader | Lyst

 

LAW & POLICY

Susan Masling | Senior Trial Attorney, US Department of Justice

Erica Sibley | Healthcare Associate, Epstein Becker Green

Ann Stone | Officer and Founder Director, National Women’s History Museum  

Tricia Reville | Financial Reporting Analyst, GE

 

NON-PROFIT

Lea Crusey | Executive Director, Democrats for Education Reform

Alicia Horton | Executive Director, Thrive DC

Tami Howe | Executive Director, Chesapeake Regional Tech Council

Stacia Jackson | Education Manager, Jumpstart

SPONSORS