Speakers by Panel

Senior Executives

Kendall Cram Ballroom (LBC) – 10:30am & 11:30am

Randy Broz
Angerolzer Broz Consulting
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Washington, DC
Panels: Senior Executive, Careers in Consulting, Government & Politics

José Cil
Restaurant Brands International
CEO
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’91
Coral Gables, FL
Panels: Senior Executive

Leslie Cohen
HBO
Vice President of Film Programming
Tulane Parent
Larchmont, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Film & Television

Edana Desatnick
EHD Leadership Partners
President
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’83
Teaneck, NJ
Panel: Senior Executive, Consulting

Steve Elliott
Comedy Central
Vice President, Original Digital Development
Tulane, Arts & Sciences ’87
New York, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Marketing & Communications, Film & Television

David Meltzer
Sports 1 Marketing
Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Tulane, Law ’93
Ladera Rach, CA
Panels: Senior Executive, Sports, Law

Nancy Newman
Viacom Global Entertainment Group
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Tulane Parent
East Atlantic Beach, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Human Resources

Rising Stars

McAlister Auditorium – 10:30am & 11:30am

Juan Carlos Monterrey Gómez
Obama Foundation Scholar

Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’14
Chicago, IL
Panels: Rising Stars, ChangeMakers, Government & Politics

Michael Hochberg
PA Consulting
Management Consultant, Global Energy & Utilities Practice
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
New York, NY
Panels: Rising Stars, Consulting, Advanced Finance

Isabelle Jaye
SpeakEasy Political
Digital Media Manager
Tulane, Business & Social Innovation/Social Entrepreneurship ’16
San Francisco, CA
Panel: Rising Stars, Politics & Government, Marketing & Communications

Claire Kennedy
Axios
Senior Director, People Operations
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
Washington, DC
Panel: Rising Stars, Entrepreneurship/Venture/Startups, Human Resources

Katie Lentz
Major League Baseball
Administrator – Baseball Assistance Team B.A.T.
Tulane, Public Health ’16
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Sports, Women in Business

Callista Michael-Rill
Nike
Project Manager, Innovation
Tulane, Business ’15
Portland, OR
Panels: Rising Stars, Startups/Entrepreneurship/Venture, Diversity & Inclusion

Audrey Preston
Credit Suisse
Equity Research Analyst
Tulane, Business ’17
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Advanced Finance, Women in Business

Future Executives

GWBC Room 170 – 10:30am & 11:30am

Paul Breslow
EDF Innovation Lab
Innovation Director
Tulane, Science and Engineering ’04
Los Altos, CA
Panels: Information Technology, Startup/Venture/Entrepreneurship, Future Executives

Greg Brunswick
Warner Music Group
Senior Director, Head of Operations & Creative Affairs, Ghostlight Records
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’02
New York, NY
Panels: Future Executives, Music, Marketing & Communications

Tobias Smith
Clark Hill PLC
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Dallas, TX
Panels: Future Executives, Diversity & Inclusion, Careers in Law

Karla Timmons
Airbnb
Marketing Research Manager
Tulane, Masters of Business Administration ’18
San Francisco, CA
Panels: Future Executives, Marketing & Communications, Diversity & Inclusion

Advanced Finance

GWBC 170 – 3:00pm

Michael Hochberg
PA Consulting
Management Consultant, Global Energy & Utilities Practice
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
New York, NY
Panels: Rising Stars, Consulting, Advanced Finance

Audrey Preston
Credit Suisse
Equity Research Analyst
Tulane, Business ’17
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Advanced Finance, Women in Business

Larry Sibley
Credit Suisse
Managing Director, Equities
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’80 and Tulane Parent
New York, NY
Panel: Advanced Finance

Stephen Weinstein
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Head of U.S. Mortgage and Securitized Products Sales
Tulane Parent
North Caldwell, NJ
Panel: Advanced Finance

Fundamentals of Finance

Room #203, Stibbs, LBC – 3:00pm

Haley Christofides
Credit Suisse

Incoming Equity Research Analyst
Tulane, Business & Liberal Arts ’19
Glenside, PA
Panel: Fundamentals of Finance

Lindsay Golub
Goldman Sachs
Tulane, Business & Liberal Arts ’19
Oakland, CA
Panel: Fundamentals of Finance

William Wei
Jefferies & Co.
Incoming Investment Banking Analyst

Tulane, Finance and Masters of Accounting ’19
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Fundamentals of Finance

Tori Weiss
Deutsche Bank

Incoming Global Markets Analyst
Tulane, Business & Liberal Arts ’19
Westford, MA
Panel: Fundamentals of Finance

Diversity & Inclusion

GWBC 280 – 3:00pm

Callista Michael-Rill
Nike
Project Manager, Innovation
Tulane, Business ’15
Portland, OR
Panels: Rising Stars, Startups/Entrepreneurship/Venture, Diversity & Inclusion

Byron Kantrow Slosar
Tulane University
Director, Career Wave Programs & New York Regional Office
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’00
New York, NY
Panel: Diversity & Inclusion

Tobias Smith
Clark Hill PLC
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Dallas, TX
Panels: Future Executives, Diversity & Inclusion, Careers in Law

Karla Timmons
Airbnb
Marketing Research Manager
Tulane, Masters of Business Administration ’18
San Francisco, CA
Panels: Future Executives, Marketing & Communications, Diversity & Inclusion

Government & Politics

Room #201, Race, LBC – 3:00pm

Randy Broz
Angerolzer Broz Consulting
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Washington, DC
Panels: Senior Executive, Careers in Consulting, Government & Politics

Juan Carlos Monterrey Gómez
Obama Foundation Scholar

Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’14
Chicago, IL
Panels: Rising Stars, ChangeMakers, Government & Politics

Isabelle Jaye
SpeakEasy Political
Digital Media Manager
Tulane, Business & Social Innovation/Social Entrepreneurship ’16
San Francisco, CA
Panel: Rising Stars, Politics & Government, Marketing & Communications

Jim Letten
Butler Snow
Partner
Tulane, Law ’79
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Law, Government & Politics

Human Resources

GWBC Room #200 – 3:00pm

Greg Giangrande
Global Media Executive
Transformation & Creativity in HR and Strategic Communications
Tulane Past Parent
New York, NY
Panels: Keynote Speaker, Human Resources

Claire Kennedy
Axios
Senior Director, People Operations
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
Washington, DC
Panel: Rising Stars, Entrepreneurship/Venture/Startups, Human Resources

Nancy Newman
Viacom Global Entertainment Group
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Tulane Parent
East Atlantic Beach, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Human Resources

Information Technology

GWBC 113 – 3:00pm

Paul Breslow
EDF Innovation Lab
Innovation Director
Tulane, Science and Engineering ’04
Los Altos, CA
Panels: Information Technology, Startup/Venture/Entrepreneurship, Future Executives

Topher England
zlien
Data IO and Integrations Product Manager
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’09, *10
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Careers in the Crescent City, Information Technology

Film & Television

Room #213, Kendall Cram Lecture Hall, LBC – 3:00pm

Kim Bangash
Orchid Ventures
Principal
Tulane Parent
New York, NY
Panel: Startups/Entrepreneurship/Venture, Film & Television

Steve Beeks
Next Entertainment Strategies, LLC
President
Former President, Lionsgate
Tulane Parent
Pacific Palisades, CA
Panels: Consulting, Film & Television

 

Leslie Cohen
HBO
Vice President of Film Programming
Tulane Parent
Larchmont, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Film & Television

Steve Elliott
Comedy Central
Vice President, Original Digital Development
Tulane, Arts & Sciences ’87
New York, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Marketing & Communications, Film & Television

Real Estate

GWBC 120 – 3:00pm

Christian Brierre
The Domain Companies
Senior Development Associate
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’06, Masters of Sustainable Real Estate Development ’12
Panel: Real Estate

Brennan Fournerat
Real Estate Developer

Tulane, Business ’04, Architecture ’13
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Real Estate

 

 

Kelly Longwell
Coats Rose
Director, New Orleans Office
Tulane, Business ’91
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Real Estate

Sports

GWBC 112 – 3:00pm

Katie Lentz
Major League Baseball
Administrator – Baseball Assistance Team B.A.T.
Tulane, Public Health ’16
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Sports, Women in Business

David Meltzer
Sports 1 Marketing
Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Tulane, Law ’93
Ladera Rach, CA
Panels: Senior Executive, Sports, Law

Healthcare

GWBC 125 – 3:00pm

Jim Dillard
Perrigo Company
Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer

Tulane, Science and Engineering ’87
Richmond, VA

Panel: Careers in STEM, Healthcare

Philip Krause, MHA, PMP
Atlas Research
Consultant
Tulane, Public Health ’13, Health Administration ’15
Washington, DC
Panel: Healthcare, Consulting

Alaa Mohammad
Oschner Health System
Biostatistician
Tulane, Public Health & Tropical Medicine *16
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Healthcare

Jessie Smith
Compliance Partners
Vice President & Shareholder
Tulane, Masters of Health Administration
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Healthcare

Erin Yastrow
RDnote
Analytics & Implementation Manager

Tulane, Public Health ’14
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Careers in the Crescent City, Healthcare

Mehr Manzoor
Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
Emerging Voice for Global Health 2018
Research Director – Women in Global Health
Fullbright Scholar & Doctoral Student
Department of Global Health Management & Policty

Panel: Healthcare (Moderator)

Mehr Manzoor is a Fulbright Scholar from Pakistan and a PhD student at Tulane University in the department of Health Management and Policy. She is the Research Director at Women in Global Heath (WGH) and a member of Gender Equity Hub (GEH) which is a one of the eight thematic hubs of Global Health Workforce Network at the World Health Organization (WHO). Mehr was selected as an Emerging Voice for Global Health (EV4GH) Program, 2018. Mehr’s research focuses on gender equality within global health leadership and women’s leadership in global health. She can be found on Twitter @M3hrManzoor.

Music

GWBC 124 – 3:00pm

Greg Brunswick
Warner Music Group
Senior Director, Head of Operations & Creative Affairs, Ghostlight Records
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’02
New York, NY
Panels: Future Executives, Music, Marketing & Communications

Careers in STEM

Room #203, Stibbs, LBC – 4:00pm

Jen Brafman Staffen
Ultimate Software
Senior Analyst Relations Manager
Tulane, Science and Engineering ’88
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Panel: Careers in STEM

Jim Dillard
Perrigo Company
Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer

Tulane, Science and Engineering ’87
Richmond, VA

Panel: Careers in STEM, Healthcare

Jamie Kaplan
Tulane University School of Medicine
Student
Tulane, Science & Engineering ’15 , Medicine *19
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Careers in STEM

Ted Reese
Cadence Environmental Energy
President & CEO
Tulane, Science and Engineering ’91
Spring, TX
Panel: Careers in STEM

Law

John Giffen Weinmann Hall Room 251 – 4:00pm

Chief Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown
United States District Court
Eastern District of Louisiana

Tulane, Law ’88, *89
Panels: Careers in Law

 

Jim Letten
Butler Snow
Partner
Tulane, Law ’79
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Law, Government & Politics

David Meltzer
Sports 1 Marketing
Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Tulane, Law ’93
Ladera Rach, CA
Panels: Senior Executive, Sports, Law

Tobias Smith
Clark Hill PLC
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Dallas, TX
Panels: Future Executives, Diversity & Inclusion, Law

Laura Tuggle
Southeast La. Legal Services
Executive Director
Tulane, Law ’87
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Law

Marketing & Communications

GWBC 170 – 4:00pm

Greg Brunswick
Warner Music Group
Senior Director, Head of Operations & Creative Affairs, Ghostlight Records
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’02
New York, NY
Panels: Future Executives, Music, Marketing & Communications

Steve Elliott
Comedy Central
Vice President, Original Digital Development
Tulane, Arts & Sciences ’87
New York, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Marketing & Communications, Film & Television

Isabelle Jaye
SpeakEasy Political
Digital Media Manager
Tulane, Business & Social Innovation/Social Entrepreneurship ’16
San Francisco, CA
Panel: Rising Stars, Politics & Government, Marketing & Communications

Karla Timmons
Airbnb
Marketing Research Manager
Tulane, Masters of Business Administration ’18
San Francisco, CA
Panels: Future Executives, Marketing & Communications, Diversity & Inclusion

Startups/Venture/Entrepreneurs

GWBC 120 – 4:00pm

Kim Bangash
Orchid Ventures
Principal
Tulane Parent
New York, NY
Panel: Startups/Venture/Entrepreneurs, Film & Television

Paul Breslow
EDF Innovation Lab
Innovation Director
Tulane, Science and Engineering ’04
Los Altos, CA
Panels: Information Technology, Startups/Venture/Entrepreneurship, Future Executives

Claire Kennedy
Axios
Senior Director, People Operations
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
Washington, DC
Panel: Rising Stars, Startups/Venture/Entrepreneurship, Human Resources

Callista Michael-Rill
Nike
Project Manager, Innovation
Tulane, Business ’15
Portland, OR
Panels: Rising Stars, Startups/Entrepreneurship/Venture, Diversity & Inclusion

Women in Business

Room #201, Race, LBC – 4:00pm

Leslie Cohen
HBO
Vice President of Film Programming
Tulane Parent
Larchmont, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Film & Television

Katie Lentz
Major League Baseball
Administrator – Baseball Assistance Team B.A.T.
Tulane, Public Health ’16
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Sports, Women in Business

Nancy Newman
Viacom Global Entertainment Group
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Tulane Parent
East Atlantic Beach, NY
Panels: Senior Executive, Women in Business, Human Resources

Audrey Preston
Credit Suisse
Equity Research Analyst
Tulane, Business ’17
New York, NY
Panel: Rising Stars, Advanced Finance, Women in Business

Careers in the Crescent City

GWBC 124 – 4:00pm

Kasey (Bruns) Rumore
Lucid
Associate Director of Account Management, Global Key Accounts Team
Tulane, Business ’07
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Careers in the Crescent City

Richard Carthon
Carthon Enterprises
CEO
Tulane, Business ’16
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Careers in the Crescent City

Topher England
zlien
Data IO and Integrations Product Manager
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’09, *10
New Orleans, LA
Panels: Careers in the Crescent City, Information Technology

Erin Yastrow
RDnote
Analytics & Implementation Manager

Tulane, Public Health ’14
New Orleans, LA
Panel: Careers in the Crescent City, Healthcare

Changemakers

GWBC 280 – 4:00pm

Haley Burns
Fund17
Founder and Executive Director
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’15
New Orleans, LA
Panels: ChangeMakers

Aaron Frumin
unCommon Construction
Executive Director
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’11
New Orleans, LA
Panels: ChangeMakers

Rhea Lewis
Converge
Project Manager
Tulane, Public Health & Tropical Medicine ’17
New Orleans, LA
Panels: ChangeMakers

Juan Carlos Monterrey Gómez
Obama Foundation Scholar

Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’14
Chicago, IL
Panels: Rising Stars, ChangeMakers, Government & Politics

Todd Wackerman
STEM Library Lab

Founder & Director
Tulane, Business *18
New Orleans, LA
Panel: ChangeMakers

Consulting

Room #213, Kendall Cram Lecture Hall, LBC – 4:00pm

Steve Beeks
Next Entertainment Strategies, LLC
President
Former President, Lionsgate
Tulane Parent
Pacific Palisades, CA
Panels: Consulting, Film & Television

 

Randy Broz
Angerolzer Broz Consulting
Partner
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’99
Washington, DC
Panels: Senior Executive, Careers in Consulting, Government & Politics

Edana Desatnick
EHD Leadership Partners
President
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’83
Teaneck, NJ
Panel: Senior Executive, Consulting

Michael Hochberg
PA Consulting
Management Consultant, Global Energy & Utilities Practice
Tulane, Liberal Arts ’12
New York, NY
Panels: Rising Stars, Consulting, Advanced Finance

Philip Krause, MHA, PMP
Atlas Research
Consultant
Tulane, Public Health ’13, Health Administration ’15
Washington, DC
Panels: Healthcare, Consulting