Anti-Racism in Business

Speakers

Professionals

Kevin Brown

Principal, Digital Transformation and Intelligent Automation, Ernst & Young

Kevin J. Clark

S&O Head of Talent Transformation, Marketing & Communications, LinkedIn

Marvin R. Ellison

 President & CEO, Lowe’s

Rebecca Fernandez

Senior Account Manager, Nike

Rebecca Fernandez is a Senior Product Manager in Global Advanced Analytics at Nike, where she builds algorithms to predict customer behavior and improve supply chain efficiency.

Rebecca runs a mutual aid project supplying unhoused people and BIPOC protestors in Portland with new boots and sneakers. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and dirtbiking with her wife and dog.

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Ada Gregory

Associate Director, Duke University Kenan Institute for Ethics and Student Ombudsperson, Duke University

Anthony Nelson, Ph.D.

Dean, North Carolina Central University, School of Business

Kim Allen, Ph.D.

Kenan Scholars Director and Chair, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Working Group, UNC Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

Doug Shackelford, Ph.D.

Dean, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kara Stith

Senior Program Manager, NC Growth, UNC Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

Keisha Williams

Director of Marketing and Communications, North Carolina Central University, School of Business

Students

Sherrod Crum

Kenan Scholar, Business Administration minor and Social & Economic Justice Minor, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2023

Sam Gordon-Pecelli

Kenan Scholar and Incoming Sales Intern, Procter & Gamble, Business Administration major, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class 2022. Conference planning committee member.

Jessie LaMasse

Kenan Scholar, double major in Business Administration and Interdisciplinary Studies and Public Policy minor and EFT & Impact Investment Analyst at BlackRock, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2021. Conference planning committee member.

Jasmine Marshall

Co-Chair Minority Business Student Alliance and incoming business analyst, McKinsey & CO., UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2021. Conference planning committee member.

Jordyn Martin

Cheatham-White Scholar, Dean's Student Advisory Council, North Carolina Central University School of Business, Class of 2022. Conference planning committee member.

Paige Murray

Kenan Scholar, Incoming Global Marketing Intern, Dell Technologies, Business Administration major and Public Policy minor, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2022. Conference planning committee member.

Xavier Nonez

Co-Chair, Minority Business Student Alliance, Incoming Business Associate, Visa, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2021. Conference planning committee member.

Jaden Pledger

Co-president, American Marketing Association, North Carolina Central University, Class of 2021

Kenneth Xu

Kenan Scholar, double major in Business Administration and Computer Science, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Class of 2023. Conference planning committee member.

 

Kenan-Flagler Business School

UNC Kenan-Flagler offers a broad range of programs in a collaborative culture rooted in core values that date back to its founding in 1919. Graduates are renowned as effective, principled leaders with the technical knowledge and leadership skills to deliver results in the global business environment.

https://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/

 

NC Central School of Business

North Carolina Central University School of Business delivers high-impact undergraduate and graduate business education programs through innovative teaching, relevant scholarship, and academic service learning.

https://www.nccu.edu/business

 

KENAN SCHOLARS

Providing a world-class, transformative scholarship experience for exceptional students who are committed to learning and working at the intersection of business, academia, policy, government and the nonprofit sector at home or abroad.

https://kenaninstitute.unc.edu/kenan-scholars

 

Minority Student Business Alliance

The Minority Business Student Alliance creates professional opportunities that enable students to actualize their potential. We seek to empower, educate, and elevate underrepresented minorities by providing professional development and networking opportunities with various corporate firms. Although based in UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, MBSA is open to all business-minded undergraduate students at UNC-Chapel Hill.

https://www.nccu.edu/business