The GHCC presents every year The Cultivating Hispanic Leadership Conference with topics that are educational and are thought provoking. The Leadership Conference is a conference for leaders with a passion to lead with purpose.
Lift Your Leadership to New Heights
Keynote Speaker: Douglas Conant: New York Times bestselling author, keynote speaker, and social media influencer with over 40 years of leadership experience at world-class global companies.
· Doug Conant
Founder of Conant Leadership
· Jose Turkienicz
Chief Procurement Officer
· Philippe Gilbert
UPS Supply Chain and Member of the UPS Management Committee
· Ramiro Cavazos
President, and CEO
United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
· Maritza Soto Keen, Ph.D.
Associate Director and Senior Public Service Associate J.W.
Fanning Institute for Leadership Development – University of Georgia
FOUR PILLARS OF LEADERSHIP: FAITH; FAMILY, COMMUNITY AND BUSINESS
Mr. Kuck was named one of the top 5 most Highly Regarded Corporate Immigration Lawyer in the World in 2017 by The International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, as well as one of the top 5 Immigration Thought Leadersin 2017 by Who’s Who Legal, and as one of Georgia’s Legal Elite in 2017. Mr. Kuck has again been named by Atlanta Magazine as a Georgia Super Lawyer in the field of Immigration Law for 2017.
SAMANTHA RAMIREZ HERRERA
Sam is the Founder and CEO of OffThaRecord, a creative content agency. She is also a filmmaker, creative director, mother, feminist and civil rights activist. She is a sought-after speaker on college campuses & universities and at conferences addressing the issues of immigration, gender equality, identity, culture, ethnicity, and diversity and inclusion. As a proud, Mexican-born DREAMer, she is also a vocal advocate of U.S. immigration reform. Sam is one of the main characters of “PinkSlipped”, has appeared on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews as well as in Forbes, Mundo Hispanico, AFROPUNK, The Collegian, Chicago Times, The Washington Post’s The Lilly News, Remezcla and more.
Dr. Tommy T. Welch
Instructional Leader/ Principal
Meadowcreek High School
1. Employee Resource Groups (B/ERG)
- Best practices and measurements
- Impacting your corporation, employees and the community
- Prepare for the B/ERG corporate challenge competition
2. Leadership in ActionMODERATOR OF THE PANEL: SOFIA BORK
Engagement Readiness Consultant at SunTrust Bank
- David Schaefer - Managing Director of Advocacy for the Latin American Association.
- Mario Becerra - Cross Keys High School student.
- Alexa Vaca - Political Science student at Kennesaw State University.
- Samuel Aguilar - Georgia Organizing Manager with FWD.us
- Yehimi Cambron - Artist and Educator