|Roderick D. Gillum, Esq., has earned a national reputation for corporate diversity and public interest initiatives. His unique array of legal, crisis management, and corporate governance and compliance experience has engendered the trust of company leaders, judges, politicians and attorneys as an effective, thoughtful and creative problem solver. Read more . . .|
| Morning Keynote Speaker
Dr. Joseph White, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Psychiatry, The University of California, Irvine
"Taking Control of Our Destiny as African American Men" - Dr. White's presentation will review the major challenges facing African American males, how to master challenges, the role of the tribal Elders as mentors and facilitators, finding a safe space for reflection, and developing a holistic social justice model that includes the family, school, community, and society.
|Luncheon Keynote Speaker
Dr. Steve Perry - "Save My Son" - Dr. Perry's heart pumps passion and produces positive change. Featured in CNN's "Black in America" series, Dr. Perry is the most talked about innovative educator on the scene today. Read more . .
| Closing Ceremony Keynote Speaker
Mr. Brian Heat - "A.O.M.A.: All Out Massive Action" - (A strategic game plan to define dreams, execute goals, and manifest desires.)
Mr. Heat will also present "The Impossible of Nothing" to high school students on Friday, April 12, 2013.
With his electrifying words, explosive stage presence, and provocative ability to ignite crowds, Brian Heat has become the new face of inspirational speaking in the personal development industry. Read more . . .