Dr. Kathy McGroddy Goetz has spent much of her 25-year career at IBM innovating at the intersection of advanced technologies and new business models. Her focus is on Healthcare and Life Sciences Solutions. Currently, she is Vice President, Strategy & Innovation for IBM Watson Health.
Ed Hubennette is an international business leader with recognized skills in developing, motivating and coaching leaders for the future. Currently, Ed is a Managing Director at OPA Associates. As an executive coach and consultant, Ed draws upon his prior professional experience in management, customer service, business strategy, operations, product management marketing and development.
Jay Wachs' life's work has been to help companies and individuals achieve their goals and objectives. Through a series of exercises that determine the individual or group path, he assists in executing a plan that achieves the desired results and provides the necessary guidance to help his clients and employees stay on course.
General John F. Campbell (U.S. Army-Ret.) is a member of the Board of Directors of BAE Systems, Inc., the U.S.-based subsidiary of the defense, aerospace and security parent company, BAE Systems plc. General Campbell was appointed to the Inc. Board in June 2016 for a three-year term. In this role, he brings extensive leadership experience from his distinguished, 37-year career as a U.S. Army commander with operational assignments in Germany, Haiti, Iraq, Afghanistan and the United States.
Lori Marcus is an independent board director & board advisor and the founder of Courtyard Connections. Courtyard Connections is an advisory firm focused on marketing and leadership in consumer goods, retail, food service and consumer technology. Lori is a keynote speaker who focuses on helping women reach their full potential. Her signature talk is entitled "Train for the career AND life you DESIRE". Ms. Marcus also uses her passion for fitness and wellness in her executive mentoring/coaching with her signature "Everything I need to know, I learned at yoga" framework.
Jose Resendiz is an experienced, cross-functional executive leader currently operating as Vice President and General Manager for NCR Corporation. At this role, he is responsible for NCR's Global Financial Services portfolio, including it's Digital Insight and SaaS digital banking solution set. He is a servant leader to more than 5,000 employees, a strategic partner with 5,000+ financial institutions, and a driver of a turn around for NCR's business generating $3.5B+ in revenue and a growing a user base of now 15M+ digital banking users in the US and 1B+ users across 180 countries.
Maureen Higdon is a skilled solutions-focused Senior Executive and Corporate Board member with more than 30 years of success in Financial Services and non-profits. Leveraging extensive strategic leadership in corporate and non-profit organizations, Maureen is a valuable asset and a recognized leader unafraid to challenge the status quo.
Charles “Chic” Thompson is an internally renowned speaker and author on creativity. During the last 30 years, he has given more than 4,500 presentations and has teamed up with talent ranging from Tony Robbins and Steven Covey to Cirque du Soleil and Second City Improv. Currently, Chic is the Founder and Executive Director of WAGiLabs, a social innovation incubator where kids share ideas and work together to make the world a better place.
Ken Robinson is a seasoned executive with a great breadth of experience. He joined Exelon in August 2016 as senior vice president of audit and controls. Additionally, he is a member of the Exelon Executive Committee, which sets strategy and direction for the company.
Viviane Vicente Bencie is passionate about creating an environment of respect, logic and beauty, and instilling in others a behavior that makes business interactions more meaningful and pleasant. Her belief is that such behavior should occur naturally, without transpiring a feeling of "following rules" with no real purpose, and that acting in that way mitigates the pressure and stress of professional dealings.