Dr. Kazique J. 王子, (Chair) (pronounced ka-ZEE-kay) is the Global Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & 属于NI公司，即以前的国家仪器公司. He is responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive workforce diversity, 股本, (DEIB)项目, 并领导DEIB战略, 项目的目标, and metrics working with the organization to drive those outcomes that promote DEIB through communications, 教育和领导行动. He also is the founder and chief executive officer of Jelani Consulting, 有限责任公司, a small business established for nearly fifteen years in diversity, 股本, 跨行业的包容和归属空间. He developed Djembe: Inspiring Inclusive Connections as a tool to encourage conversations, 激发勇气和脆弱, 赞美差异，帮助驾驭多样性, 股本, 和包容.
艾米丽·罗林斯, (财务主管)退休合伙人, 德勤, 律师事务所, has more than 23 years of experience providing services to early-stage, venture-backed companies through large public companies, 主要是在技术方面, 媒体, 风险投资行业. 为她早期的客户服务, Emily balances a practical approach with her deep experience in internal control over financial reporting, internet-empowered企业, 软件收入确认, 业务组合, 股票薪酬. 在她的职业生涯中, Emily已经服务了50多个TMT(技术), 媒体 and telecommunications) companies as well as several medical device and life-sciences companies. She currently leads 德勤’s Technology industry audit practice in Austin, is a member of the firm’s New Revenue Recognition Requirements team, and co-leads the firm’s Audit Innovation Internal Control project.
Lahoma戴德 (董事会秘书), is an award-winning entrepreneur who has always believed in lifting others and leading them to success. She ensures success at every step thanks to a multi-pronged game plan she cultivated throughout a career spanning operational management at a startup, 活动策划, and over a decade in the banking and finance industry.
的首席执行官 事件释放, a luxury-boutique 活动策划 and consulting firm headquartered in in Austin, TX Lahoma dedicates much of her time to working with marginalized and under represented communities. Lahoma has a hand in making moments and movements happen, from cultural weddings to large fundraisers to bridge racial and social divides.
Mr. 斯蒂芬。 Elkins，微软客户总监. 斯蒂芬。 served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the City of Austin, Communications and Technology Management department, (CTM). 作为CIO, Mr. Elkins oversees the Department’s use of information technology to improve performance and manage risk across the City’s overall organization. Mr. Elkins leads the Department’s enterprise architecture, 信息系统, 资讯科技治理, 安全, and information resources management programs in collaboration with all organizational components of the Department. Mr. Elkins has been selected for numerous awards since being appointed as CIO. 最近，他被评为25大实干家之一, 梦想家, 政府科技2015年的驱动因素.
托马斯·米兰达, Sparkovation Advisors首席执行官, 当过工程师, manager and executive for nearly two decades within high growth Fortune 100 Silicon Valley firms HP Palo Alto and mostly Cisco ranging from product development, 企业战略, 企业IT, 销售策略的运作和管理. He has also served as a director and chairman to numerous regional and statewide nonprofits, led executive director search/transitions and has advised several startups, 首席执行官和大公司. 作为Sparkovation Advisors的负责人, Thomas has been actively involved in advising startups, 首席执行官们, corporations and investment portfolios on value creation, 领导/人才, 商业策略, 数字转换, IT现代化和发展.
罗杰。戴维斯 is a retired accountant for 3M and is the im媒体te Past President of the National Association of Black Accountants and a board member for the Black Professional Alliance. 他是佛罗里达大学的毕业生 & M University and is actively involved in the Greater Austin community.
TiWanna一. 肯尼, Auctioneer, Fundraising Consultant, Speaker, lifelong language lover, was born a Fast Talker. As the owner, lead auctioneer, and driving force behind Astounding Auctions & Fundraising Strategies, she has turned her love for speaking into a livelihood. TiWanna is in the business of busting stereotypes and breaking molds. As the first and only African American woman to earn the Benefit Auctioneer Specialist (BAS) designation through the National Auctioneers Association (NAA). Working in an industry that is less than 15% female and with low ethnic diversity she is continually advocating for diversity. She operates with a sharp mix of creativity and charm, believing everyone has the skills and ability to make an impact in the world. Driven by a genuine desire for helping others, she works diligently to see people win.