Featured Speakers

avatar for Dr. Kelli Palmer

Dr. Kelli Palmer

Chief Employee Experience Officer
avatar for Marty Weiner

Marty Weiner

Founding Engineer of Pinterest. First CTO at Reddit.
avatar for Sally Allain

Sally Allain

Johnson & Johnson
Head of JLABS @ Washington, DC/Interim Head of JLABS North East,...
avatar for Ian Solomon

Ian Solomon

UVA's Frank Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy
avatar for Tony Wilkins

Tony Wilkins

Standing Oaks Venture Partners
avatar for Caren Merrick

Caren Merrick

Commonwealth of Virginia
Secretary of Commerce and Trade
avatar for Kwasi Adusei, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Kwasi Adusei, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Journey Clinical
Senior Prescriber and Clinical Liaison
avatar for Neil Markey

Neil Markey

Beckley Retreats
avatar for Yolonda Jones

Yolonda Jones

The RESTORE Project
Founder and Facilitator
avatar for Mark Goodwin

Mark Goodwin

Apex Clean Energy
President and CEO
avatar for Dr. Kim Penberthy

Dr. Kim Penberthy

UVA School of Medicine
Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences


avatar for Boo Agee

Boo Agee

Tonsler League
Co-Commissioner/ Head of Production and Director of Media
avatar for Diego Anderson

Diego Anderson

Industrial Advisor
avatar for Claude Atcho

Claude Atcho

Church of the Resurrection
avatar for Ian Ayers

Ian Ayers

Sun Tribe Trading
VP of Aggregation
avatar for Erika Bahr

Erika Bahr

Invest Capital AI
CEO & Co-Founder
avatar for Daniel Bailey

Daniel Bailey

CEO and Co-Founder
avatar for Ellen Balfrey

Ellen Balfrey

Apex Clean Energy
Senior Vice President, Finance
avatar for Tom Barker

Tom Barker

Vasarya Therapeutics
Co-Founder, CSO
avatar for Alexander Bazhinov

Alexander Bazhinov

Founder, President and COO
avatar for Patrick Belisle

Patrick Belisle

Advisory Board Member for UVA’s Division of Perceptual Studies |...
avatar for Wes Bellamy

Wes Bellamy

Tonsler League
avatar for Merci Best

Merci Best

avatar for Paul Beyer

Paul Beyer

Tom Tom Foundation
Executive Director
avatar for Dr. Silvia Blemker

Dr. Silvia Blemker

Springbok Analytics
Chief Scientific Officer
avatar for Stephanie Bonney

Stephanie Bonney

Panorama Natural Burial
General Manager
avatar for Janasha Bradford

Janasha Bradford

Mahogany and Friends
Owner, Founder, Author
avatar for Sukari Brown

Sukari Brown

Darden Capital Management
Portfolio Manager - Small Cap Fund
avatar for Sherry Bryant

Sherry Bryant

University of Virginia, School of Education and Human Development, Youth-Nex
Education and Outreach Specialist
avatar for Amanda Burns

Amanda Burns

Community Engagement Coordinator,
House of Cuts Barber Studio
avatar for Erin Burt

Erin Burt

Union Presbyterian Seminary
Director of Admissions
avatar for Kate Byrne

Kate Byrne

Good Light Capital
Chief Growth Officer & Podcast Host
avatar for David Cano-Mejia

David Cano-Mejia

Co-Founder | Product Leader
avatar for Andrew Carter

Andrew Carter

Ember Tea Lounge
Ember’s Vibesmith
avatar for Jim Cheng

Jim Cheng

CAV Angels
avatar for Andrew Chomer

Andrew Chomer

Integrated VC
Managing Partner
avatar for Mary Coleman

Mary Coleman

City of Promise
Executive Director
avatar for Noe Garcia Corona

Noe Garcia Corona

Assistant Winegrower/Winemaker
Grace Estate Winery
avatar for Gryphon Corpus

Gryphon Corpus

Common Ground
avatar for Ron Cottrell

Ron Cottrell

Hospice of the Piedmont
avatar for Bob Creeden

Bob Creeden

UVA LVG Seed Fund
Managing Director
avatar for Christianna Deichmann

Christianna Deichmann

Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health
Director of Education, Holistic Wellness Therapist
avatar for Anthony DeMauro

Anthony DeMauro

Hearth Cville
avatar for Tasha Durrett

Tasha Durrett

Black Women Who Wine
avatar for Athena Eastwood

Athena Eastwood

Eastwood Farm and Winery
avatar for Beth Eck

Beth Eck

Hospice of the Piedmont
Director, End-of-Life Doula Services
avatar for Kevin Eisenfrats

Kevin Eisenfrats

Contraline, Inc.
Co-Founder & CEO
avatar for Jason Elliot

Jason Elliot

Out and About
avatar for Teira E. Farley

Teira E. Farley

Community Investment Collaborative (CIC)
Director of Communications + Engagement
avatar for Eboni Feggans

Eboni Feggans

Allure Anytime Vending
avatar for Nick Feggans

Nick Feggans

Uhuru-Peace in the Streets
Co-Founder of PITS | DJ Runway
avatar for David Fife

David Fife

Managing Partner
avatar for Aria Florant

Aria Florant

Liberation Ventures
Co-Founder & Managing Director
avatar for Aurelia Flores

Aurelia Flores

Virginia Venture Partners
Investment Director
avatar for Brian Franke

Brian Franke

Yoga Instructor
avatar for Fernando Garay

Fernando Garay

House of Cuts Barber Studio
Owner & Master Barber
avatar for Greg Gelburd

Greg Gelburd

Greg Gelburd Foundation
Physician & Founder
avatar for Daniel Ginsberg

Daniel Ginsberg

Utrain Inc
Co-Founder & CEO
avatar for Dana Goldmsith

Dana Goldmsith

Entrepreneur In Residence
avatar for Kristin Gorenflo

Kristin Gorenflo

Kristin Gorenflo
Ph.D. Therapist
avatar for Robert Gray

Robert Gray

The Uhuru Foundation
Co-Founder & Executive Director
avatar for Tracey Greene

Tracey Greene

Charlottesville Business Innovation Council & Charlottesville Angel Network
Executive Director
avatar for Scott Hamler

Scott Hamler

4Z Digital
avatar for PJ Harris

PJ Harris

avatar for Ragan Hart

Ragan Hart

MultiCare Capital Partners
avatar for Dr. Nikki Hastings

Dr. Nikki Hastings

Executive Director
avatar for Courtney Hayes

Courtney Hayes

Wild Virginia
Habitat Connectivity Director
avatar for Adam Healey

Adam Healey

Novela Company Inc.
Founder & CEO
avatar for Noah Healy

Noah Healy

avatar for Sam Heath

Sam Heath

EJUSA Evangelical Network
avatar for Charles Henneman

Charles Henneman

Program Manager
avatar for Alicia Henry

Alicia Henry

Ember Tea Lounge
Ember’s Tea Poet
avatar for Corey Hoffman

Corey Hoffman

Neon Culture Brewing
Founder/Head Brewer
avatar for Eddie Howard

Eddie Howard

Abundant Life Ministries
Executive Director
avatar for Logan Hutchinson

Logan Hutchinson

Co-Founder/Head of Marketing
avatar for Daniel Fairley II

Daniel Fairley II

100 Black Men of Central Virginia
CPP: #100Cuts Initiative
avatar for Reggie Leonard II

Reggie Leonard II

UVA School of Data Science
Associate Director for Career Connections and Community Engagement
avatar for Freddy Jackson

Freddy Jackson

CPP: Sunrise Meditation w. Freddy Jackson
avatar for David Johnson

David Johnson

Icarus Medical
avatar for Denise Johnson

Denise Johnson

Charlottesville City Schools
Supervisor of Equity and Inclusion
avatar for Hiromi Johnson

Hiromi Johnson

Charlottesville Tai Chi Center
Tai Chi Master
avatar for Rahul Keshap

Rahul Keshap

Venture Central
Executive Director
avatar for Barbara Kessler

Barbara Kessler

Talent Development and Engagement Manager
avatar for Karolyn Kinane

Karolyn Kinane

avatar for Alicia Lenahan

Alicia Lenahan

Common Ground Healing Arts
Executive Director
avatar for Reggie Leonard,

Reggie Leonard,

Career Development, UVA School of Data Science
Co-Founder, Oenoverse and Associate Director
avatar for Dejua Lewis

Dejua Lewis

Dejua's Creationz
Owner - Entrepreneur
avatar for Ariel Long

Ariel Long

Tonsler League
Co-Commissioner/Digital Strategist and Social Media Coordinator
avatar for Jennell Lynch

Jennell Lynch

Executive Doula Agency
avatar for Victoria Maxey

Victoria Maxey

Piedmont Virginia Community College
Life and Career Coach
avatar for Eric Mayton

Eric Mayton

avatar for Dr. Kevin McDonald

Dr. Kevin McDonald

University of Virginia
Vice President for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion
avatar for Lynsie McKeown

Lynsie McKeown

Lynsie McKeown, LLC
Women’s Spiritual Empowerment Coach, a lineage Yoga and Meditation...
avatar for Landon Merrill

Landon Merrill

Genoa Investments
avatar for Polina Mischenko

Polina Mischenko

Castle Hill Collective
Founder / Mindfulness, Movement & Meditation Facilitator
avatar for Kaye Munroe

Kaye Munroe

KDM Coaching & Associates
avatar for Kim Munson

Kim Munson

Simply Mindful Moment
avatar for Christopher Murray

Christopher Murray

Panorama Natural Burial
Founding Director
avatar for Dan Myers

Dan Myers

42Phi Ventures
Co-Founder & Managing Director
avatar for Anson Parker

Anson Parker

Center for Civic Innovation
avatar for Alex Patterson

Alex Patterson

avatar for Melissa Phillips

Melissa Phillips

Data Scientist and Community Engagement Coordinator
avatar for Neal Piper

Neal Piper

Founder and CEO,
avatar for Payam Pourtaheri

Payam Pourtaheri

AgroSpheres, INC.
avatar for Kori Price

Kori Price

Charlottesville Black Arts Collective
avatar for Josh Pritchett

Josh Pritchett

Veo Careers
avatar for James Ramey

James Ramey

VTC Ventures
Managing Director & Fund Manager
avatar for Monica Rao

Monica Rao

Transformative (Intuitive) Energy healer & Transformational Spiritual...
avatar for Ravi Respeto

Ravi Respeto

United Way of Greater Charlottesville
President and CEO
avatar for Linnea Revak

Linnea Revak

Daring X Dashing
avatar for George Riveria

George Riveria

Wartime Fitness Warriors
avatar for Ed Rogers

Ed Rogers

Bonumose, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for Blu Senbel

Blu Senbel

Albemarle County Public Schools
Program Coordinator
avatar for Jennifer Siciliano

Jennifer Siciliano

University of Virginia
Chief External Affairs Officer
avatar for David Sligh

David Sligh

Wild Virginia
Conservation Director
avatar for Sophie Smith

Sophie Smith

College Contact
Founder & CEO
avatar for Frank Squillace

Frank Squillace

Civil Solutions
Co- Founder
avatar for Gerry Stowers

Gerry Stowers

Meditation in Motion
Intuitive Practitioner of the Healing Arts
avatar for Grant Tate

Grant Tate

Bridge Business Transformations
CEO/Managing Partner
avatar for Gregory Thompson

Gregory Thompson

Voices Undergound
Co-Executive Director
avatar for Scott Tiernan

Scott Tiernan

POP Plastic
avatar for Joy Ting

Joy Ting

The Winemaker’s Research Exchange
Research Enologist
avatar for Martize Tolbert

Martize Tolbert

National Director of Client and Community Engagement
avatar for Juliet Trail

Juliet Trail

Courageous Compassion Connection
Founding Director
avatar for Cathy Ames Turner

Cathy Ames Turner

One Stop Shop
avatar for Rissa Tutia

Rissa Tutia

Farm to Table Food Services, LLC
avatar for Joe Varaksa

Joe Varaksa

Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail
Jail Chaplain |
avatar for Jaundiego Wade

Jaundiego Wade

Juandiego Wade
Vice Mayor
avatar for Tom Ward

Tom Ward

S&P Global
VP, Head of Desktop Technology
avatar for David Wayne

David Wayne

Soul of the City Catering
Owner/ Chef
avatar for John Wheeler

John Wheeler

Fermata Energy
avatar for Rhoda Wheeler

Rhoda Wheeler

Agents in Style Luxury Consignment Boutique
avatar for Ben Wilkes

Ben Wilkes

United Way of Greater Charlottesville
Director of Development
avatar for Tonya Wilson

Tonya Wilson

Yoga Practitioner
avatar for Wendy Winkler

Wendy Winkler

The Rusty Iris Art Bus
avatar for Heather Winslow

Heather Winslow

The Healing Humor Lab