EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CHINESE PROGRESSIVE ASSOCIATION BOSTON, MA

Karen Chen EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CHINESE PROGRESSIVE ASSOCATION BOSTON, MA Karen Chen is Executive Director of the Chinese Progressive Association (CPA), a 43-year-old grassroots civil rights organization. Karen’s training began as a 10-year-old when she immigrated to the US and became a de facto interpreter and advocate for her immigrant working-class family, later honing her leadership…

LEAD FACILITATOR & HEAD OF YOUTH PROGRAMMING PORTLAND, EMPOWERED PORTLAND, ME

Muntaha Mohamed LEAD FACILITATOR & HEAD OF YOUTH PROGRAMMING PORTLAND, EMPOWERED PORTLAND, ME Muntaha Mohamed is a Black/Somali woman, artist, and activist living on Abenaki Land. She believes in and works to build community, create safe spaces, and enact the courage it takes to envision and move towards an equitable world together. Muntaha co-leads creative…

TEACHER, SOUTH BURLINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT

Christie Nold TEACHER, SOUTH BURLINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT Christie Nold (she/her) lives and works on Abenaki land in Vermont. She is a public middle school teacher in South Burlington, just five miles from her childhood home. In addition to teaching middle school humanities, Christie co-facilities Students Organizing Against Racism (SOAR), co-instructs a graduate…

Juliette Menga Juliette Menga, CFA is a Director and Associate Portfolio Manager at Alternative Investment Group, an independent investment firm based in Southport, CT. She has responsibility for manager sourcing and monitoring for all funds at the firm and works closely with its head of investment strategy to define its strategic investment direction. Juliette is…

Jessica Jones Jessica Jones is Managing Director for Hedge Funds at Dartmouth College’s Investment Office. Before joining DCIO in 2018, she worked for almost a decade at HighVista Strategies, where she was a principal focusing on the firm’s external manager portfolio across public and private strategies. Previously, she held positions at Grove Street and Battery…

BOARD CHAIR, SENIOR FELLOW & FORMER E.D., ANNENBERG INSTITUTE FOR SCHOOL REFORM

Dr. Warren Simmons BOARD CHAIR, SENIOR FELLOW & FORMER E.D., ANNENBERG INSTITUTE FOR SCHOOL REFORM Dr. Warren Simmons is Chair of the Board of Directors at the Foundation. In his former role as Executive Director for the Annenberg Institute for School Reform (AISR), Warren worked to improve outcomes and practices in urban schools, especially for…

SENIOR VICE-PRESIDENT, FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF BOSTON

Prabal Chakrabarti SENIOR VICE-PRESIDENT, FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF BOSTON Prabal Chakrabarti is Senior Vice-President at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in the Regional and Community Outreach department, with a mission to improve the economic well-being of low and moderate-income people. He oversees department initiatives with a focus on revitalizing smaller cities through the Working…

CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER GLENMEDE ENDOWMENT & FOUNDATION MANAGEMENT

Nicholas Warren CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER GLENMEDE ENDOWMENT & FOUNDATION MANAGEMENT Nicholas Warren brings years of experience in finance and higher education to the Nellie Mae Education Foundation. Mr. Warren currently serves as Chief Investment Officer of Glenmede Endowment & Foundation Management, where he is responsible for driving investment policy and strategy for more than $11…

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & SENIOR MANAGING DIRECTOR, HORIZON TECHNOLOGY FINANCE

Mishone Donelson SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & SENIOR MANAGING DIRECTOR, HORIZON TECHNOLOGY FINANCE Mishone is a Senior Vice President and Senior Managing Director at Horizon Technology Finance, a leading venture lending firm. He is responsible for sourcing investment opportunities in the life sciences and healthcare technology markets. Mishone has nearly 20 years of investment and business…

PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, NAVIENT

Jack Remondi PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, NAVIENT Jack Remondi is president and CEO of Navient, the nation’s leading education loan management, servicing and business processing company. He is also a member of the Navient board of directors. Servicing more than $300 billion in student loans, the company supports the educational and economic achievements of…