Tuesday, Oct. 12

On Demand

10-11:30 a.m.
Opening Headliner: Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. CT
Intersection of Identities: Using Who You Are to Advance the Work of Equity


  • Charles Montorio-Archer, president and CEO, One Hope United (@MontorioArcher)

1:15-2:30 p.m. CT
How Internal Power Sharing Can Transform Organizational Culture and Advance Change


  • Rehana Absar, director of practice excellence, Alliance-COA


  • Tam DeFer, chief leadership and engagement officer, Children & Families First (@CFFDelaware)
  • Elizabeth Garcia, chief people officer, The Children’s Guild (@childrensguild)
  • Christina Gullo, president and CEO, Villa of Hope (@VillaofHopeRoch)
  • Jenny Livelli, president and CEO, The Children's Guild Alliance (@childrensguild)
  • Julius Mullen, chief clinical officer, Children & Families First (@CFFDelaware)
  • Wynndy Turner, chief human resources and diversity officer, Villa of Hope (@VillaofHopeRoch)

2:45-4 p.m. CT
Session Coming Soon!

Wednesday, Oct. 13

On Demand

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. CT
What We’ve Learned about Effective Partnership for Addressing Pervasive Racial Disparities  


  • Jeff Edmondson, executive director of community mobilization, Ballmer Group (@jeffedmondsonBG)


  • Jennifer Blatz, president and CEO, StriveTogether (@JenBlatz)
  • Beth Sandor, principal and co-director of Built for Zero, Community Solutions
  • Anthony Smith, executive director, Cities United (@CitiesUnited)

1-2:15 p.m. CT
Session Coming Soon!

2:30-3:45 p.m. CT
Policy Solutions at the Intersection of Child Welfare, Poverty, and Racism


  • Ilana Levinson, senior director of government relations, Alliance-COA (@Ilana_levinson)
  • Amy Templeman, director of Within Our Reach and director of practice excellence, Alliance-COA (@templedame)


  • Jerry Milner, director of Family Integrity and Justice Works, Public Knowledge
  • Bryan Samuels, executive director of Chapin Hall, University of Chicago

Thursday, Oct. 14

On Demand

10-11:15 a.m. CT
Jointly Addressing ACEs and Racism: Moving from Theory to Action

Speaker: Coming Soon!

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. CT
Session Coming Soon!

1-2:15 p.m. CT
Understanding Power Dynamics: The History of Disparities in America 


  • Rueben C. Warren, executive director of the National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care, Tuskegee University

2:30-4 p.m. CT
Closing Headliner: Heather McGhee