Speakers

Featured Speaker: Jackie FreidbergJackie Freiberg

For more than 28 years Jackie has helped people become courageous leaders who inspire cultures of innovation & change. A Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator and co-author of eight award-winning books, Jackie is recognized as one of the “Top 30 Best Minds on Leadership” and is one of the most sought-after female business speakers in the nation.





Featured Speaker: Steve PembertonSteve Pemberton

Considered one of America’s most inspiring business and HR leaders, Steve Pemberton’s triumphant life story is about defying seemingly insurmountable beginnings as a child orphaned into foster care. His new book, “The Lighthouse Effect,” is a follow-up to his memoir which offers practical encouragement for how you can be a "human lighthouse" for others through inspiring stories that will renew your hope for humanity.





Featured Speaker: Jose HernandezJosé Hernández

From working in sugar beet fields with his family in Stockton to becoming a NASA engineer, José Hernández’s life story is about inspiration, adversity, and leadership. José was inspired in high school to fly into space after hearing that Franklin Chang-Diaz was chosen for the astronaut program. After becoming Chief of Materials & Processes at the Johnson Space Center in 2001, José was rejected 11 times by NASA until he was finally selected in 2009 to board the Space Shuttle Discovery. He has since circled the globe 217 times and received the 2016 National Hispanic Hero Award.


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