a One Nation National Urban League Conference 2015

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Sunshine Health
Nationwide
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Opening Plenary: The Voice of A New Generation of Leadership

Schedule

Opening Plenary: The Voice of A New Generation of Leadership

Thursday, July 30
8:00 am - 10:00 am

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
Hall D

Who will be the next King, Young, Hamer, Marshall, Tubman, or Truth? The next generation is cultivating a new broad-based movement, conversant in 21st century solutions to the 21st century problems African- Americans face. What are these new priorities? What is the rallying cry? How will we build a movement for the 21st century? Find out at this dynamic and inspiring opening plenary of the conference.

Moderators: 

Shannon LaNier
Global TV Host and Author
confirmed
Opening Remarks: 

President and CEO
National Urban League
confirmed
Remarks: 

U.S. Secretary of Education
U.S. Department of Education
confirmed

Robert W. Runcie
Superintendent of Schools
Broward County Public Schools
confirmed

Commissioner
Federal Communications Commission
confirmed

Dr. Valerie Thompson
President & CEO, Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City
President, Association of Executives (AOE); National Urban League Trustee
confirmed

Debby Ballard
Director - Sprint Community Affairs and President
Sprint Foundation
confirmed
Panelists: 

Janaye Ingram
National Executive Director
National Action Network
confirmed

Brandi Richard
President, National Urban League Young Professionals
National Urban League Trustee
confirmed

Kevin E. Hooks
President and CEO
Las Vegas-Clark County Urban League
confirmed

Reverend Tony Lee
Convener, BYV Black Men & Boys Initiative
Senior Pastor, Community of Hope African Methodist Episcopal Church
confirmed

Associate Professor of Political Science
Emory University
confirmed

Maya Wiley
Counsel, Mayor of the City of New York
Founder and Former President, Center for Social Inclusion
confirmed

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