Conference Speakers & Workshop Facilitators

Keynote Speakers

Banquet Keynote: Dr. Julianne Malveaux

Dr. Malveaux has long been recognized for her progressive and insightful observations. She is a labor economist, noted author, and colorful commentator. Her contributions to the public dialogue on issues such as race, culture, gender, and their economic impacts are shaping public opinion in 21st century America. Currently, Dr. Malveaux is the Honorary Co-Chair of the Social Action Commission of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated and serves on the boards of the Economic Policy Institute as well as The Recreation Wish List Committee of Washington, DC.




Luncheon Keynote: Lasana Hotep

Lasana Omar Hotep is a consultant, educator, and researcher committed to providing insight and practical strategies in the arenas of student development, cultural awareness, Hiphop history, and organizational efficiency.  He uses the mediums of public speaking, workshop facilitation, panel discussions, writing, and one-on-one consultation to communicate his expertise, scholarship, and problem-solving strategies.