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YouTuber Famously Known as IISuperwomanII
Esteemed Actor and Producer; Known for "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," "I Am Legend," "Concussion" & "Suicide Squad"
Partner, EY Global Diversity & Inclusiveness Officer
Global Director of Diversity at Facebook
Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer & Director; Best Known for "The Chris Rock Show"
Actor, Screenwriter and Producer; "Good Will Hunting" and the "Bourne" Series; Co-Founder of Water.org
Jorgen Vig Knudstorp
CEO and President LEGO Group
CEO and Co-Founder of Dropbox
Rick Najera is an award-winning writer-director-producer and actor with experience in film, television and Broadway.
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Comedienne, Actress, TV Show Host and Author; Known for "The Parkers"
Vice President of policy and compliance strategy at Slack
Oscar Winning Actress
CEO of Intel
SVP of Creative, Global Girls’ and Games Brands, MATTEL
Alex Nogales is an activist who fights for rights of Latinos in the media and for improving Hispanic employment in the field.
Commissioner National Football League (NFL)
Build and Release Engineer at Slack Technologies, Inc
Critical Race Sociologist
Michael B. Jordan
Actor Known for "Friday Night Lights," "Fantastic Four" and HBO's "The Wire"
Taraji P. Henson
Academy Award-Nominated Actress
Broadcast Journalist & Host of "What Would You Do?"
Award-Winning Actress and Producer
Award-Winning Actor, Advocate of Organ Donation
CEO, Fusion; President of News, Univision
Comedian and Actress; Named as One of Variety's Top 10 Comics to Watch; Stars in "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Founder and Managing Director of digitalundivided (DID)
Host of "Full Frontal" on TBS, Former Correspondent at "The Daily Show" with Jon Stewart
Secretary of State (2005-2009)
Distinguished Actor and Producer
Award-Winning Actress & Producer; Humanitarian
Peniel E. Joseph
Professor of American History and Africana Studies at Tufts University, Award Winning Author, Frequent National Commentator on C-SPAN's Book TV, NPR and PBS.
Award-Winning Actress & Activist
Executive Producer and Star of ABC's New Comedy "black-ish"
ESPN Analyst & Former NBA Player
Actress & Youngest Talk Show Host in TV History; Co-star in Scream Queens
American Hip Hop Recording Artist
"Saturday Night Live" Cast Member
Model, actress & journalist
John O. Brennan
Director of the Central Intelligence Agency; Former Chief Counterterrorism Adviser to U.S. President Barack Obama
Chairman of the FCC; Appointed by Barack Obama
Tracee Ellis Ross
Actress & Youth Volunteer. Star of "Black-ish"
Activist; Co-founder of the Black Lives Matter Movement
Jose Antonio Vargas
Journalist, Filmmaker & Immigration Activist
Reverend Al Sharpton
African-American Preacher & Activist; Foremost Civil Rights Leader; Radio Host on SiriusXM Urban View
Founder of /dev/color, former Engineering Manager at Pinterest
Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Joyus
President/chief creative officer, DC Entertainment
Emmy-Winning English Comedian, Best Known for "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and HBO's "Last Week Tonight"
American Conservative Political Commentator, Radio Talk Show Host, Attorney, & Media Consultant
Film and Television Actor Known for "Boyz n the Hood"
Actress, Singer-Songwriter and Model; Best Known for her Role as Kira Yukimura on "Teen Wolf"
Holland Roden is best known for her role as Lydia Martin in MTV's popular teen dramedy "Teen Wolf."
Academy Award-Winning Actress, Known for "12 Years a Slave"
Host of "The Daily Show"
Director, Producer, Writer, Author
Presidential Endowed Professor in Politics and International Affairs at Wake Forest University, Executive Director of the Pro Humanitate Institute, & Former MSNBC Host
Actress & Activist
Mary Jo White
Chair of the SEC
Governor of Tennessee & Chairman-Elect of the Republican Governors Association
British supermodel and actress
Chief Human Resources Officer, MillerCoors
President, ABC Entertainment
Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated actress
First Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer of the NBA
Actress and Singer; Known for Her Role as Skye in Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of NASCAR
Former "Bachelorette" Star, Host of "Love It or List It Vancouver", Interior Designer & Lifestyle Expert
Gael Garcia Bernal
Award-Winning Actor Known for "Mozart in the Jungle" & "Rosewater"
Screenwriter and director Gregory Nava earned accolades for the visually brilliant and moving 1984 film, "El Norte, " which he wrote with his wife, Anna Thomas.
2015 Academy Award-Winning Actress, Activist, Humanitarian and Author
Lisa P. Jackson
Vice President of Environment, Policy & Social Initiatives at Apple
Martin Sorrell, Chief Executive Officer of WPP and has served in that role since he started the Company in 1986.
Actress; Star of "Jane The Virgin"
44th President of the United States
Business Speaker Donald Newhouse is the owner of the American media company Advance Publications.
Comedian, Actress, Author
British Actor Known for the Sci-Fi Film "Attack the Block" & "Star Wars Episode VII"
Actress; Best Known as Michonne on "The Walking Dead"
Joseph E. Aoun
President Northeastern University USA
CEO and Founder of Blendoor, the 'Blind' Job Match App To Take Bias Out Of Tech Hiring
Co-founder & CEO of Square; Co-founder & Chairman of Twitter
Fashion Designer; Known for the "Armani" Fashion Brand
Lawyer and Gender Equality Speaker; Former Interim CEO of Reddit; Former Junior Investing Partner at Kleiner Perking Caufield & Byers
Film and Theatre Director, Known for "In the Heights" and "Hamilton"
Actress and Activist
Venture Capitalist and Managing Partner at Google Ventures
Chairman and CEO Publicis Groupe
Actress and Former Model; Known for "Parenthood" and "About Last Night"
Actress, Producer, and Activist
Comedian, Actress, and Writer
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
U.S. Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district, serving since 2005
Stand-Up Comedian & Writer
Actress and Comedian Best Known as a Former Correspondent on "The Daily Show"
Founder of The Posse Foundation
Academy Award-Nominated Director & Producer; Best Known for "Selma" and the Netflix Documentary "13th"
Film Director of "Fruitvale Station, "Creed," & "Black Panther"
Model born without her left forearm, advocate and co-founder of ‘Diversity Not Disability’
First Hispanic Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court
Academy Award-Winning Actress, Producer, and Philanthropist
Courtney Kemp Agboh
Producer and writer, known for "Power", "The Good Wife" and "The Bernie Mac Show"
English TV, Theater & Film Actor; Best Known for his Roles in "Thor," "Prometheus" and CBS' "Family Affairs"
Executive Vice President of Football Operations, National Football League; Former NFL Cornerback
Former CEO and Co-founder of PayPal; Technology Entrepreneur, Investor and Philanthropist
U.S. Secretary of State (2013–2017)
Nicole Beharie is an actress known for her roles in "Shame" and "42." She stars in the upcoming FOX series "Sleepy Hollow."
President & CEO 4A'S
U.S. Senator (1981-2011) and Chairman and CEO, The Motion Picture Association Of America
Academy Award Winning Actress for Her Role in "Fences"; Emmy Award Winner for Her Role in "How To Get Away With Murder;" Hunger Is Ambassador
Marc Jacobs is best known for his fashion design with Louis Vuitton and his own label.
Tony Award-Winning Actor, Composer, Lyricist; Known for "In The Heights," "Bring it On the Musical," and "Hamilton"
Leslie Odom Jr.
Actor Who Starred as Aaron Burr in the Smash Hit Musical "Hamilton"
American Actor, Musician, Composer and Lyricist- Best Known for Film "Tracers" and Broadway's "Hamilton"
Tony Nominated Actress and Singer, Known for "Hamilton"
Renée Elise Goldsberry
American Actress, Singer and Songwriter- Tony Award for Broadway's "Hamilton"
Grammy and Tony Award-Winning Actor; Best Known for his Starring Role in the 2015 Musical "Hamilton"
American Television Producer and Writer, Best Known for "The Walking Dead"
FIFA Secretary General, Former UN Official
Economist, Chair & Former Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Miss Michigan, Advocate for Women in STEM Education
Global Diversity & Inclusion Lead at Uber
Senegalese Senior United Nations Official, First Woman Appointed FIFA Secretary General
ICM Partners Co-Head/Partner of Talent
Andrea Nelson Meigs
International Creative Management (ICM) Talent Agent, Essence Magazine's "Hollywood Movers and Shakers"
ICM Agent in Motion Picture Department
Tony-Nominated Director, Known for "Eclipsed"
Susan E. Rice
Former National Security Advisor
Former 51st Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior
CEO and President TIAA-CREF
Chief Content Officer, Netflix, Inc.
WWE Professional Wrestler, Bodybuilder, and Actor Known for "Trainwreck"
Comic Book and Television Writer
American Screenwriter and Television Producer, Best Known for "Hannibal," Contributing Writer for "Star Trek"
Actress, Model, & Singer; Known for Portraying the Black Widow in the Marvel Films
Frank Bennett Gonzalez
Chief Executive of Diversity Programs, and Committees for The Directors Guild of America
Anna Deavere Smith
Award-Winning Actress, Playwright, Social Commentator
Vocalist, Poet, Songwriter, Known for Feature on Hit Song "Sunday Candy"
Marc Lamont Hill
Social Critic & Intellectual
American Stand-Up Comedian & Actress; Cast Member on "Saturday Night Live"
One of the Most Exciting Political Comics in Stand-Up Comedy
Co-Star of the Sketch Comedy Show "Key & Peele" on Comedy Central
Congressman, California's 34th Congressional District
Mayor, City of Atlanta
Founder, President & CEO, El Rey Network Director, Writer, Producer & Composer
Grammy Award-Winning Latin Musician
Musician & Producer.
Award-Winning Author; Oprah's Book Club 2016 Selection for "The Underground Railroad"
Model & Television Personality
Actress Best Known for Role on Sitcom, "Martin", "Everybody Hates Chris"
Creative Director, GigaOM
English Actor Best Known for "Selma," "The Butler" & "Rise of the Planet of the Apes"
English R&B Singer-Songwriter, Rapper and Record Producer
President of CBS Entertainment
Actor, Comedian and Musician
55th Governor of New Jersey
Screenwriter, ABC's "Black-ish"
CEO, FX Networks
CTO, Head of Engineering at Uber
Olympic Sprint Freestyle Swimmer; First African American Woman to Win Individual Olympic Gold Medal
Actor, Dancer, Singer, Best Known for Breakout Role in "Dope"
CEO of OWN
Grade III Flight Instructor at Superior Pilot Services, First Woman to Become a Pilot in South Africa
Actress, Singer & Dancer; Best Known for "Shake It Up" and "Spider-Man: Homecoming"
Actor Known for his Roles in "Selfie," the "Harold & Kumar" Films, "American Pie" & "Star Trek" Series
San Francisco 49ers Quarterback
American Actor; Portrayed Snoop Dogg in biopic "Straight Outta Compton"
Film, Stage and TV Actress; Best Known for her Role on the HBO series "True Blood"
Actress Known for the "Scary Movie" Films, "The Best Man" and "Ally McBeal"
Television Reporter for CBS News
Actress, Comedian, Writer and Producer
NFL Running Back; Known for his Signature Namaste Bow
Actress, Known for "12 Years a Slave"
Professional Baseball Player for the Baltimore Oriole's
Founder, Chairman, & CEO of Salesforce.com
Comedian and Actor Best Known for "The Hangover" Films and ABC's "Doctor Ken"
Emmy Award Winning Comedian & Cast Member of "Saturday Night Live"
Co-Creator of "Master of None" & Writer on "Parks and Recreation"
Actor, Stand-up Comedian, and Star of "Master of None"
Actor Known for "Mr. Robot"
Actress Best Known for Her Roles in "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," "Game Change," "Martha Marcy May Marlene" & "American Horror Story"
Nigerian-American Basketball Player for the Los Angeles Sparks; Drafted No 1 Overall in the 2012 WNBA Draft
Sports Icon, NBA Superstar/ Four-Time NBA MVP, and Olympic Gold Medalist
R&B Singer-Songwriter; Sister of Beyonce; "Losing You"
Hip Hop Artist Known for his Individuality
Actor, Director, Producer
Star and Creator of HBO's "Insecure," Writer, Director & Producer of the YouTube Comedy "Awkward Black Girl"; Author of "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl."
14th President of the University of Michigan
Camille A. Brown
Prolific Dancer and Choreographer, Artistic Director of Camille A. Brown & Dancers, Educator
Former Miss Teen USA
Comedian & Cultural Commentator; Host and Executive Producer of "The Nightly Show"
Venture Capital Fund Manager, Founder at Backstage Capital
Entrepreneur and an original member of the Facebook management team
Co-Founder - Moovit
Writer & Director of the Academy Award-Winning "Moonlight"
Actress & Women's Rights Activist
Stage and Film Actress, Known for 'Doctor Who'
Actor, Best Known for 'Straight Outta Compton'
First Indian-American Elected to serve in the Senate; 32nd Attorney General of California
Catherine Cortez Masto
NV Senator; First Latina in the United States Senate
Educator, businesswoman, former national security specialist, and Congresswoman for Florida's 7th District
Beauty & Lifestyle Vlogger
U.S. Senator (D) Nevada & Senate Majority Leader
Bozoma Saint John
Chief Brand Officer of Uber
American Actor, Producer, Writer and Director
Social Worker and the Founder/President of Early Childhood Development Center (ECDC) and Butterfly Home, Nonprofits in Nepal
Inspirational Coach & Founder of The Fugees Soccer Team
CNN Contributor; Best-Selling Author; Human Rights, Education and Clean Energy Advocate
Best Known for her Roles on "The Good Wife," "Once Upon a Time" & "The Walking Dead"