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Agenda at a Glance

Thursday, October 19th, 2023

(all times listed are EST)

10 am – Welcome

10:15 am – Plenary

11:05 am – Breakout Sessions

11:50 am – Networking Break

12:15 pm – Keynote

1:20 pm – Breakout Sessions

2:10 pm – Breakout Sessions

3:00 pm – Plenary

3:45 pm – Day One Closing

Friday, October 20th, 2023

(all times listed are EST)

10 am – Welcome

10:10 am – Plenary

11:00 am – Breakout Sessions

11:50 am – Breakout Sessions

12:35 pm – Networking Break

12:50 pm – Breakout Sessions

1:40 pm – Breakout Sessions

2:30 pm – Keynote

3:30 pm – Conference Wrap-Up

Thank you to the Social Work Wealth Conference Sponsors! Be sure to visit the sites of Domini Impact Investments, Unorthodox Group, and BeBOLD Foods.

Conference Sponsor

Meet Domini Impact Investments

Invest with Impact

We’re a mutual fund firm that’s women-led
and impact-leading. Together, let’s harness the power of finance to help create a better world.

We’re proud to announce that Domini has been selected as one of only eight asset managers to earn a top Morningstar ESG Commitment Level ranking of ‘Leader.’

Conference Sponsor

Meet Unorthodox Group

Our Mentorship program builds leaders AND portfolios

Unorthodox Group is a spiritually driven training organization on a mission to help accelerate the development of entrepreneurially and leadership focused women. If you’re interested in growing and enhancing your wealth through leadership & entrepreneurial ventures, then welcome to Unorthodox Group!

Conference Sponsor

Meet BeBOLD Foods

BeBold

Sometimes BOLD takes amazing and unique forms, often hidden right under our noses. Look down – you’re likely to see a special someone who offers unqualified support, endless affection, and boundless, eager spirit that inspires you – and is ALWAYS happy to accompany you on your wildest whims. It’s the total package – inspiration plus motivation with a side of enthusiastic aspiration. What more could you possible hope for?

Meet the Speakers and Moderators

Eva Forde, MSSW

Eva Forde, MSSW

Founder of Rich Social Worker International LLC and Visionary of the Social Work Wealth Conference

Rich Social Worker

Eva Forde – is an author, educator, entrepreneur, and business coach.

Her 2013 publication, How NOT to Practice Social Work: Saving Good People from Bad Practice One Step at a Time, has been hailed as a “must-read for burgeoning social workers,” and her highly acclaimed YouTube channel educates on leveraging their skills for more income and impact and reaches an average of 2,300 views per month.

 

Reeta Wolfsohn, CMSW

Reeta Wolfsohn, CMSW

Founder of Center for Financial Social Work (Conference Co-Planner)

Center for Financial Social Work

Reeta Wolfsohn, CMSW, is the founder of Financial Social Work and the Financial Health & Wellness Professional Community. She is an NASW Social Work Pioneer who has dedicated over two decades to creating this critical, structural component of the social work profession. It is a uniquely original behavioral model that is interactive, reflective, and heavily psychosocial incorporating financial education, motivation, validation, and support.

Veronica Hardy, PhD, LCSW, NCC (Moderator)

Veronica Hardy, PhD, LCSW, NCC (Moderator)

Editor of The Social Work Wealth Magazine and Author of Let's Talk About Finances (Conference Co-Planner)

www.drveronicahardy.com

Dr. Hardy is an author, university professor, and philanthropist who believes in practicing “Income + Impact” exemplified through the Dr. Veronica L. Hardy Legacy Scholarship she developed for Leaders of Tomorrow, the youth arm of the National Black MBA Association. She is the author of Let’s Talk About Finances, The Counselor’s Toolkit, and upcoming publication titled, The Game Plan: Winning Strategies for Navigating the Tenure and Promotion Process.

Tiffany Tait, LCSW, PMP, LSSBB

Tiffany Tait, LCSW, PMP, LSSBB

Co-Founder of Unorthodox Group (Conference Co-Planner)

Unorthodox Group

Tiffany has served the behavioral health community field for over 17 years as a therapist, clinical supervisor and behavioral healthcare executive. Tiffany is most notably recognized for her successes in healthcare program development, executive leadership development, and organizational restructuring and healthcare entrepreneurship. Tiffany currently resides in North Carolina and spends her time embracing motherhood, mentoring, praising God and actively serving on the board of one for-profit, and two non-profit, organizations.

Clare Dube, CFSW

Clare Dube, CFSW

Founder of SMARTchats (Conference Co-Planner)

www.claredube.com

Certified Financial Social Work-Financial Therapy and Founder of SMARTchats, Clare works with couples in money conflict who desire to improve their communications, money behaviors and strengthen their personal relationships around money. SMARTchats® is a process for Saving Money And Relationships Together – from conflict to connected one conversation at a time. Featured in Intuit Mint, Discover, Yahoo Finance, Bankrate, and more.

Jim Chappell

Jim Chappell

Founder and CEO of DoublEagle Management Group

DoublEagle Management Group

With more than 35 years of experience in the high tech industry, Jim has built a reputation as someone who effectively combines big picture thinking with the knowledge of the internal workings of an organization. Jim has held CEO and senior executive positions at CData, Declara, Whodini, Centrify and Legato, where he successfully led the integration of the $1.3 billion acquisition by EMC. Jim also shares his passion for innovation with future generations through his work with a variety of early-stage firms.

Janine Firpo

Janine Firpo

Author & Co-founder, Invest for Better

Invest for Better

A values-aligned investor and social innovator. In 2017 she left a successful 35-year career in technology and international development to focus on how women can create a more just and equitable society through their financial investments. Her book, Activate Your Money, was published in May 2021. Later that year, Janine co-founded Invest for Better, a non-profit organization that helps women invest their money in ways that align with their values.

Harleny Vasquez, LMSW,SIFI

Harleny Vasquez, LMSW,SIFI

Founder of yourEVOLVEDmind

yourEVOLVEDmind

CEO and founder of yourEVOLVEDmind, a career consulting firm dedicated to supporting social workers in all stages of their career development. Harleny has been featured on Huffington Post, Hispanic Executive, Al Dia News, Medium, and LinkedIn News. She is committed to inspiring the next generation of leaders by providing career consulting services, creating content, speaking engagements, facilitating workshops, and hosting her podcast Social Work Insider.

Julie Rains

Julie Rains

Author of Growing Wealth: Essential Money Lessons from My Garden to Yours

www.julierains.com

Julie Rains is a writer and investor. She is the author of Growing Wealth: Essential Money Lessons from My Garden to Yours. Julie earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Concentration in Finance from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has worked as a financial analyst and personal finance writer. In her free time, Julie tries to grow vegetables and fruit, rides her bike, and organizes group hikes.

 

Dr. Matthew L. Schwartz, DSW, LCSW, MBA, CFSW

Dr. Matthew L. Schwartz, DSW, LCSW, MBA, CFSW

Licensed Practitioner

www.drmattdsw.com

Dr. Schwartz is a Solution Focused Brief Therapist, Certified Financial Social Worker, and Implementation Scientist in Buffalo, NY. Matthew is presently co-authoring a textbook on Financial Social Work and a textbook chapter on interdisciplinary research dissemination. He is working with a team of technologists, futurists, and healthcare professionals to create new systems for the dissemination of research, focusing on equity of access to information and information systems.

Kenneth "TJ" Joyner, LCSW, LCASA

Kenneth "TJ" Joyner, LCSW, LCASA

Entrepreneur, Spoken Word Artist

Therapeutic Interactions Counseling Services, PLLC

Mr. Joyner currently operates as the owner of Therapeutic Interactions Counseling Services in Greenville, NC. Previously, he served as the Coordinator of the Minority Male Success Initiative Program at Pitt Community College, which is a Federal program on Community College Campuses across the state that helps minority males graduate from college. Mr. Joyner has extensive experience as a mental health outpatient therapist focusing on anger management, behavioral and trauma-related issues.

Catherine Moore, LCSW

Catherine Moore, LCSW

Founder of RISE Directory and Social Workers, Rise! Podcast

Social Workers, Rise!

Catherine is the Founder of the RISE Directory for Clinical Supervisors of Social Workers. She is on a mission to support Social Work professionals in continuing to provide quality services to clients and supervisees. Catherine is the host of one of the top 10 Social Work podcasts in the world called, Social Workers, Rise!, an entrepreneur, course content creator, and public speaker.

Kwamena Aidoo

Kwamena Aidoo

Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Corridor Ventures

Corridor Ventures

Kwamena Aidoo is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Corridor Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm based in New Orleans. Kwamena has over 10 years of private equity and venture capital investment management experience.

Roy Rao

Roy Rao

Entrepreneur

becommunity.xyz

Roy is an entrepreneur sharing stories on the impact of community and DAOs (decentralized autonomous organizations).

Kenia Maldonado, LMSW

Kenia Maldonado, LMSW

Founder of OnBoarding Staff (Solutions)

OnBoarding Solutions

Kenia has over 20 years of experience in the nonprofit world from direct service to executive leadership. She has spent the last 10 years working around housing and homelessness issues. ​ Kenia is a proud Afro-Latina and is Bi-lingual (Spanish/English). She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and the Founder of Onboarding Staff (Solutions).

Matthew Gardner, MBA, MPA

Matthew Gardner, MBA, MPA

Tax Accountant and Real Estate Investor

Born and raised in the DMV. Currently living and working in the ATL. He’s been involved in the field of accounting since 1995 and is employed as a Tax Accountant for AT&T. Started investing in real estate in 1993 and loves both the art and science of money management. When he’s not working and leading his family on various adventures, he enjoys being engaged as an Ironman triathlete.

Maureen Werrbach, LCPC

Maureen Werrbach, LCPC

Founder of The Group Practice Exchange and Co-Host of the Group Practice Owners Summit

The Group Practice Exchange

Maureen is a visionary entrepreneur in the mental health field. As the owner of Urban Wellness – a multi-location group practice in the Chicago area, she knows first-hand the focus healthcare providers put on making a positive impact in the world. She is the founder of The Group Practice Exchange, host of The Group Practice Exchange Podcast, co-host of the Group Practice Owners Summit, and certified Fix This Next advisor. Her ultimate goal is to help group practice owners learn how to successfully start and scale their businesses, so that they can have a larger impact on their communities.

Kymber Lovett-Menkiti

Kymber Lovett-Menkiti

President of Keller Williams Capital Properties and MG Residential Team

Keller Williams Capital Properties

Kymber Lovett-Menkiti is an accomplished leader in the real estate industry, with over 16 years of experience. She is the President of Keller Williams Capital Properties and MG Residential Team, overseeing 4K+ agents as the Regional Director for the Keller Williams Maryland/ DC Region. She serves as NAR’s 2023 Broker Relations Liaison, on the Bright MLS Board of Directors, and is involved in several community organizations. Kymber is recognized as a 2018 40 Under 40 Honoree by the Washington Business Journal.

Kesslyn Brade Stennis, PhD, MSW, MDiv

Kesslyn Brade Stennis, PhD, MSW, MDiv

Founder of The PhD Consultants

The PhD Consultants

Kesslyn Brade Stennis is founder of The PhD Consultants. Whether teaching in a classroom, coaching doctoral students via zoom, speaking on a public platform, preaching from a pulpit, or publishing research via the printed page or social media, she uses her gifts and talents to inspire and inform people.

Owen McGrann, Certified Troublemaker

Owen McGrann, Certified Troublemaker

Entrepreneur and Attorney

McGrann Law

Owen is the anti-lawyer lawyer. He hates legal jargon, champions kindness, and strives to create small-scale change that makes a huge impact in real people’s lives. He has worked on cases for big firms, huge corporations, and at all levels of the court system, but at the end of the day, prefers getting his hands dirty working with entrepreneurs to do the hard, joyful work of building businesses. He considers himself more a businessman than an attorney – he owns two law firms, so he knows the ecstasy and pain firsthand. 

Meg Smith,  MSW, M.A. (Moderator)

Meg Smith, MSW, M.A. (Moderator)

With more than 15 years’ experience working alongside families facing barriers, Meg supports graduate students within the Department of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke through a $1.9 million Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program Grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. Passionate about developing community resources to create resilient families, Meg operates from a strength-based perspective, recognizing the power of relationships to improve the wellbeing of us all.

Christina Broderick-Royes, LSW

Christina Broderick-Royes, LSW

Founder and CEO of Intention Elevation™️

Intention Elevation™️

Founder & CEO of Intention Elevation, Christina is an activator, a futurist and visionary leader. Through her company, Christina works to elevate and amplify historically marginalized communities and those that support them through mental health consulting in the education space, as well as business coaching for social workers. Her passion for prioritizing mental health wellbeing stems from her career experience as a clinically-trained licensed social worker, a former psychotherapist, a certified school social worker, a published author and an adjunct professor.

Saurabh Mithal

Saurabh Mithal

Founder of Passionately Curious

Passionately Curious

Saurabh helps solopreneurs overcome self-doubt, procrastination and do marketing with empathy and connection.
Andrea Pizziconi, CFA

Andrea Pizziconi, CFA

Founder and CEO of Girls First Finance

Girls First Finance

Andrea is a serial social entrepreneur, artist, and activist. Through her company Africa Integras, she pioneered university public-private partnership development projects globally since 2008. Her latest venture, Girls First Finance, is an award-winning social fintech that provides empowerment support, digital access, safeguarding and student loans to vulnerable girls starting in Africa. She is a graduate of Yale University and a Gates Scholar from Cambridge University. She is also an internationally recognized singer-songwriter and producer.

Shara Ruffin, LCSW, QCSW, ACSW, C-SWHC, BC-TMH

Shara Ruffin, LCSW, QCSW, ACSW, C-SWHC, BC-TMH

Founder and CEO of Journey To Licensure

Journey to Licensure, LLC

Shara, a former psychotherapist from Philadelphia, is an independently licensed clinical social worker with specializations spanning grief to mindfulness meditation. An alumnus of Lock Haven University and Howard University School of Social Work, she’s a Board Certified Tele-mental health provider and 5x Amazon Best Seller for “90 Days of Prayer.” Founder and CEO of “Journey To Licensure,” a holistic consulting firm for aspiring social workers, Shara’s expertise was recognized in Business Insider and USA TODAY. Named a “Top 15 LinkedIn Expert in Philadelphia in 2023,” she continues to influence and inspire.

Alex Casella

Alex Casella

Casella & Associates

www.alexcasella.com

While working with many types of professionals, Alex enjoys working with helping professionals to help them organize finances, protect wealth, understand retirement options, and prepare for their financial future. Alex began his career in 2009 and recognized a shortage of financial literacy available to healthcare workers, and the unique needs of helping professionals. With a comprehensive outlook, Alex helps navigate important financial decisions and is able to see beyond a product as a solution. Alex’s believes education is the basis for making important financial decisions.

Ravi Swaminathan

Ravi Swaminathan

CEO and Founder of TaskHuman

TaskHuman

Ravi Swaminathan is a highly experienced technology executive with a strong passion for creating socially impactful products that can make a positive difference in the world. As the CEO and founder of TaskHuman, a real-time digital coaching platform that enables employees to connect with a global network of coaches over video calls in over 1,800 skills related to daily work and personal life, Ravi is dedicated to making coaching accessible to people every day. He is committed to driving TaskHuman’s vision of improving the lives of individuals through personalized coaching

Lilliam Rodriguez, PhD

Lilliam Rodriguez, PhD

Co-Founder of Paradigm Behavioral Health Solutions

Paradigm Behavioral Health Solutions

Lilliam Rodriguez, PhD is a licensed psychologist with over 14 years of experience as a clinical practitioner. She has worked in both the private and public sectors conducting psychological evaluations, teaching undergraduate courses and serving as a behavioral healthcare leader. Dr. Rodríguez’s unique experience and balanced expertise of optimal clinical care and executive leadership led to her experience in co-founding this healthcare consulting firm and in the successful acquisition of a medical billing company. She is fluent in both Spanish and English, which has allowed her to work with a diverse range of clients and businesses.

Gayathri Radhakrishnan

Gayathri Radhakrishnan

Partner at Hitachi Ventures

Hitachi Ventures

Gayathri is currently Partner at Hitachi Ventures. Prior to that, she was with Micron Ventures, actively investing in startups that apply AI to solve critical problems in the areas of Manufacturing, Healthcare and Automotive. She brings over 20 years of multi-disciplinary experience across product management, product marketing, corporate strategy, M&A and venture investments. She has a MS in EE from The Ohio State University and MBA from INSEAD. She is also a Kauffman Fellow.

Lori Sullivan

Lori Sullivan

Founder and CEO of One Shade Greener

One Shade Greener

Lori Sullivan is the founder and CEO of One Shade Greener, a consultancy supporting businesses and individuals on their sustainability journey. Her career has spanned engineering and marketing working for Fortune 500 companies and leading ad agencies. Lori recently launched her first book, One Shade Greener at Home, ensuring readers can easily find the information they need to make their home more sustainable. She believes that when we learn about our impacts at home, we bring ideas and inspiration into our workplaces and communities.

Graeson Howland, LMSW

Graeson Howland, LMSW

Therapists Revitalized

Besides being a chicken wing fanatic, I love seeing therapists heal the parts of themselves that keep them broke. I use a unique coaching method to help people restore their god-given ability to make money without guilt or shame. Other than that, I’m a jiu-jitsu athlete and a decent guy.

Tiffany Hervas, LMSW

Tiffany Hervas, LMSW

Founder and CEO of Resilient Wealth, LLC

Resilient Wealth, LLC

Tiffany Hervas, LMSW is best known as the Financial Therapist. She is the Founder/CEO of Resilient Wealth consulting agency, and Independent Financial Professional at Revolution Financial Management. She has trained mental health and financial professionals alike toward supporting their clients in building a solid financial foundation. With over a decade of advocacy in social justice issues she has planted her flag in the fight toward reclaiming economic power for BIPOC and marginalized communities.

Olymphia O'Neale-White, DSW

Olymphia O'Neale-White, DSW

Owner of Through My Lense Consulting Services, LLC

Through My Lense Consulting Services, LLC

Dr. Olymphia O’Neale-White is a Certified Financial Social Worker, clinician, entrepreneur, and educator who teaches nationwide. Acknowledged for her tireless pursuit of equity in professional spaces, Dr. White takes pride in her unwavering efforts to serve those in her community through education. Dr. White has spoken for organizations like Black Girls in Social Work, Tennessee State University, Grady Hospital, and Hunter College. Outside of her work, Dr. White is a creative, who enjoys dancing and world travel.

Ashlin Price, LMSW

Ashlin Price, LMSW

Owner of Financial Freedom Enterprises, LLC

Financial Freedom Enterprises, LLC

Ashlin Price is a sought-after speaker and financial literacy consultant who specializes in providing financial literacy, addressing behaviors related to finances, and professional development. She is the owner of Financial Freedom Enterprises, LLC, a financial consultant company that provides services to communities and organizations in need of financial education and strategic planning to improve their personal and professional finances. Ashlin is apart of the Financial Health & Wellness Professional Community with the Center of Financial Social Work.

Sequoyah "DataBae" Glenn, MBA

Sequoyah "DataBae" Glenn, MBA

Founder and Principal of 924 CoOperative

924 CoOperative

Sequoyah A. Glenn, MBA has created her own lane within the space of advertising by activating her passion of being as analytical as she is creative. Affectionately known as DataBae, Sequoyah’s 12-year career spans across various media and entertainment companies. She’s gone on to co-found CultureMRx and HappyResignationDay.com, and currently works as the Founder and Principal of her data-driven marketing agency, 924 CoOperative in Atlanta, GA.

Allison Puryear, LCSW

Allison Puryear, LCSW

Founder of Abundance Practice Building

Abundant Practice Building

Allison Puryear (rhymes with “career”) is a therapist who burned out on agency work & then built successful private practices in 3 wildly different markets. After her caseloads grew faster in each “saturated” market, Allison realized that practice building is not rocket science when you have clarity, confidence, & a figured-out formula. So, Allison started Abundance Practice Building to help other therapists build their own full & happy private practices – because a happy therapist is a better therapist, y’all!

Jennifer Pelham, MSW

Jennifer Pelham, MSW

Senior IT Consultant and Prosci-certified Change Practitioner

Jennifer is a Senior IT Consultant and Prosci-certified Change Practitioner at a large healthcare company. With a background in Corporate Social Work, Jennifer has experience in program management, learning & development, and internal communications. In 2021 she cofounded the Corporate Social Work Collective to build community among social workers looking to break the traditional social work mold. When she’s not working, she’s usually watering her many houseplants or baking cookies. Jennifer lives in Voorheesville, NY, with her husband, two kids, two cats, and a new puppy.

Aaron Walker

Aaron Walker

CEO of Camelback Ventures

Camelback Ventures

Aaron is on a journey to live in the spirit of his baseball hero, Jackie Robinson, who said “a life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.” With this ethos, Aaron taught ninth grade English in West Philadelphia, put together deals for companies large and small as a lawyer, and supported new ideas to improve education as a portfolio director for the NYC Fund for Public Schools. Aaron is now the CEO of Camelback Ventures.

Shawniel B Chamanlal

Shawniel B Chamanlal

CEO and Founder of Healing Springs Wellness Center

Healing Springs Wellness Center

Shawniel Chamanlal is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Empowerment Speaker, Business Coach, and the proud CEO and Founder of Healing Springs Wellness Center, a community of culturally diverse wellness practitioners and therapists providing trauma-informed and culturally competent care. Healing Springs Wellness Center offers in person and online services that include mental health counseling, nutrition, reiki, and wellness workshops.

Justin Gillespie, LMSW-Clinical, LCSW

Justin Gillespie, LMSW-Clinical, LCSW

Owner of Superior Center/Thriving Enhanced Services, LLC

Superior Center/Thriving Enhanced Services, LLC

Justin is a licensed clinical social worker, therapist for ADHD, and content creator on various social media platforms. Justin has leveraged TikTok, Instagram, and Facebook to fill his private practice with his most ideal clients and generated a nearly $10k solo business. Justin coaches therapists in the beginning of their private practice journey to leverage social media among other strategies to obtain their first 10 clients.

Tiffany McLain, LMFT

Tiffany McLain, LMFT

Owner of LEAN IN - MAKE BANK, INC

LEAN IN – MAKE BANK, INC

Tiffany McLain, LMFT is a clinical fee strategist for therapists in private practice. Her mantra is, “Full fees are the new black.” Via her program, The Lean In. MAKE BANK. Academy, she helps therapists ethically earn significantly more per month while seeing fewer clients and doing BETTER clinical work. The LIMB Academy addresses the underlying money mindset stories that keep therapists broke so they can become THAT therapist who charges premium fees.

Ayanna Penn, LMSW

Ayanna Penn, LMSW

Co-Owner and Creator of Diamond Cut Fitness

Ayanna Penn, LMSW, is the co-owner and creator of Diamond Cut Fitness a virtual and in-person fitness and wellness coaching service designed with a social work twist. Her work specializes in working with other entrepreneurs and helping professionals to support them in creating a sustainable health esteem routine that impacts them positively, both physically and financially.

Paul Bashea (Bah-Shay) Williams, LCSW-C, LICSW

Paul Bashea (Bah-Shay) Williams, LCSW-C, LICSW

Psychotherapist, Author, Entrepreneur, and Speaker

Paul Bashea (Bah-Shay) Williams, LCSW-C, LICSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Psychotherapist, Keynote, Relationship Advisor, Business Owner, Entrepreneur, Corporate Consultant and Author of the book Dear Future Wife: A man’s guide and a woman’s reference to healthy relationships. Paul Bashea Williams was featured on HBO, CNN, A&E, Men’s Health Magazine, local and national television, radio and various publications. He is well sought after to provide corporate coaching and consulting helping companies address mental health concerns, establish psychological safety and design safe spaces while ensuring company growth.

Dr. Gloria Pope

Dr. Gloria Pope

Founder & Owner Black Girl Everything LLC & Unified Life Consulting

Dr. Gloria Pope is the founder and CEO of Black Girl Everything LLC, where she supports black women-owned businesses through community events and retreats. Dr. Pope is a master-level connector and networker and is affectionately called “The ‘guy’ who knows a guy” by her loving friends and clients.
Lastly, Dr. Pope influences the lives of others as a certified life, family, and organizational coach as the owner of Unified Life Consulting.

Amy Morin, LCSW

Amy Morin, LCSW

Bestselling Author and Host of Mentally Stronger Podcast

Mentally Stronger with Therapist Amy Morin

Amy Morin is a licensed clinical social worker, international bestselling author of five books on mental strength, and the award-winning host of Mentally Stronger, one of the top mental health podcasts in the world. She has been named a thought leadership star by Forbes and dubbed the self-help guru of the moment by The Guardian. Inc. which named her one of the top leadership speakers of 2018 and her TEDx talk has garnered over 23 million views.

Kendra Bostick, PhD Candidate, LCSW, MEPD

Kendra Bostick, PhD Candidate, LCSW, MEPD

Co-Founder of Kikori, Inc.

Kikori, Inc.

Hi! I am the co-founder of Kikori, and passionate about empowering others, celebrating differences and using experiential activities to bridge divides. Along with Kikori, I am currently completing my PhD studies in Education at the University of New Hampshire, with a focus on measuring the impact of experiential activities on youth’s social, emotional and cognitive development. In 2017, I completed a Masters degree in Education focused on how to use Adventure Programming and Experiential Education to maximize meaningful learning within the education system.  My love of connecting with and learning from others has taken me around the globe to over 30 countries, and I believe that within the arena of education, all is possible.

Carole Laible

Carole Laible

CEO of Domini Impact Investments LLC

Domini Impact Investments LLC

Carole Laible is the CEO of Domini Impact Investments. She has over twenty years of impact investing experience, having joined Domini in 1997. Ms. Laible is responsible for the overall research and mutual funds operations of the firm. She also leads institutional client service and marketing initiatives, and collaborates with Amy Domini, Chair, in the development of overall business strategy and business plan implementation. Carole serves as a founding member of Sustainability Accounting Standards Board™ (SASB)™ Investor Advisory Group, now known as the ISSB Investor Advisory Group, engaging with companies on the use of SASB metrics. She works to support diversity in the field of finance, including as a Global Angel member of 100 Women in Finance.

Brenton Harrison, Certified Financial Planner

Brenton Harrison, Certified Financial Planner

Owner of New Money New Problems

New Money New Problems

Brenton Harrison has spent over a decade empowering people to take control of their money. He teaches strategies for overcoming the burden of debt, juggling family and money, and establishing a financial foothold for those who were never taught the principles of financial literacy. He has been featured in publications such as Business Insider, USA Today, CNBC and Forbes. Brenton is a Certified Financial Planner, Chartered Life Underwriter and Certified Student Loan Professional, and is a frequent speaker and workshop facilitator across the country.

Bonnie Gurry

Bonnie Gurry

CEO and Co-Founder of GreenPortfolio

GreenPortfolio

Bonnie Gurry is the CEO and Co-Founder of GreenPortfolio, a climate fintech company that helps everyone fight climate change with their financial decisions by scoring investments and bank accounts for climate impact. Bonnie has focused her career on climate solutions, having worked as the North American Clean Energy Lead at BASF and Renewable Energy Resources and Technology Engineer at the New York Power Authority. She earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University, MS in Mechanical Engineering from Caltech, and MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.