Economic Empowerment through Enterprise Development

Our Speakers

PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS

Tisha Hammond, Mistress of Ceremonies, 2017 A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham AL

Tisha Hammond
Mistress of Ceremonies
Principle Ascent Small Business Promotion, LLC

Debra Nelson, 2017 Moderator for A. G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Debra Nelson
Moderator
Corporate Director, Communications, Brasfield & Gorrie

 

 

 

Lajuana Bradford, Corporate Social Responsibility for Regions

Lajuana Bradford
Corporate Panelist
Senior Vice President
Corporate Social Responsibility for Regions

Rosilyn Houston, Corporate Panelist at 2017 A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Rosilyn Houston
Corporate Panelist
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Talent and Culture Executive BBVA Compass

 

Nolanda Hatcher, AIA, NCARB, Principal of Studio 2H Design, LLC, Birmingham Alabama, 2017 A.G. Gaston Conference Entrepreneurial Panelist

Nolanda Hatcher
Entrepreneurial Panelist
AIA, NCARB, Principal of Studio 2H Design LLC

Darlene Wilson, A. G. Gaston Conference

Darlene Wilson
Entrepreneurial Panelist
DC Finance Management, LLC

Leigh V. Collier Wells Fargo Mid South Region Region President, Birmingham Alabama, 2017 A. G. Gaston Conference Corporate Panelist

Leigh V. Collier
Corporate Panelist
Mid South Region President for Wells Fargo, Birmingham Alabama

Alesia M. Jones, A.G. Gaston Conference

Alesia M. Jones
Corporate Panelist
Chief Human Resources Officer at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Annie Allen, Entrepreneurial Panelist, A. G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Annie Allen
Entrepreneurial Panelist
iSeek Solutions Inc.

Carol Jefferson Ratcliffe Entrepreneurial Panelist DNP, RN, COI, FACHE Synergy With Purpose A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Carol Jefferson Ratcliffe
Entrepreneurial Panelist
DNP, RN, COI, FACHE
Synergy With Purpose

Monique Rogers Henley

Monique Rogers Henley
Entrepreneurial Panelist
H and S Management and Holding Company

Anthony Hood, Ph.d, 2017 A. G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Anthony Hood, Ph.d
Moderator
Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Collat School of Business at UAB

Marsha Morgan Founding Member and Past Chairperson of the Birmingham Change Fund

Marsha Morgan
Cofounder/Past Chairperson
Birmingham Change Fund

Deontee Gordon, Director of Business Growth for REV Birmingham, A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham AL

Deontee Gordon
Director of Business Growth
REV Birmingham

Angela McKenzie, A. G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham AL

Angela McKenzie
Senior Vice President
Accounting Systems Regions Bank

Maacah Davis is the founding Publisher, Creative Director, and Editor-in-Chief of Birmingham's first fashion magazine, "belladonna" magazine.

Maacah Davis
Founding Publisher
Creative Director Editor-in-Chief
belladonna magazine

 

 

Andrea Smith Introductionist Birmingham CEO at BBVA Compass

Andrea Smith
Birmingham CEO at BBVA Compass

Alicia Johnson Williams, 2017 A. G. Gaston Conference Speaker, Birmingham Alabama

Alicia Johnson Williams
Theatre Production
Make It Happen Theatre Co.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Janice Mathis, A.G. Gaston Conference 2016 Speaker

Janice Mathis
Featured Speaker
Executive Director of the National Council of Negro Women

 

About Dr. Dennis Kimbro, A. G. Gaston Conference Featured Speaker for 2017, Birmingham AL

Dr. Dennis Kimbro
Featured Speaker
Lecturer, author, educator and researcher in the field of management, entrepreneurship and human potential

Ramon Ray, Key Speaker, A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Alabama

Ramon Ray
Keynote Speaker
Editor of Smart Hustle Magazine, Global Speaker, Entrepreneur, Author and Producer