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1st Annual BMA Conference: Empowered to Lead, Equipped to Succeed

May 1, 2021

9:00-3:00 p.m.


Join us for the first annual Merage School Black Management Association Conference. This year’s conference theme is Empowered to Lead, Equipped to Succeed.

There will be four focused sessions to bring this theme to life. Hear from industry leaders making an impact today and walk away with fresh insights, new meaningful connections and even more confidence to thrive in your career.

Whether you are succeeding where you are or looking to get inspired to map out your future career, join us to gain insight on additional opportunities to make an impact on the communities you serve.Join us for the first annual Merage School Black Management Association Conference. This year’s conference theme is Empowered to Lead, Equipped to Succeed.

There will be four focused sessions to bring this theme to life. Hear from industry leaders making an impact today and walk away with fresh insights, new meaningful connections and even more confidence to thrive in your career.

Whether you are succeeding where you are or looking to get inspired to map out your future career, join us to gain insight on additional opportunities to make an impact on the communities you serve.

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Speakers

  • Felicia Alexander, Director of Logistics, Northrop Grumman
  • Kevin Austin, VP Supply Chain, Toyota
  • Jameela Bahar, Platform and Community Associate, HBCUvc
  • Josanta Gray Emegano, Founder, Grayscaled Media
  • Terry Esper, PhD, Associate Professor of Logistics, The Ohio State University
  • Boye Fajinmi, Co-founder & CEO, The Future Party
  • Amy Hampton, Found and CEO, Sociologie Wine
  • Jaime Lane, Compliance Operations Manager, Chime
  • Jennifer Pierre, PhD, User Experience Researcher, Google
  • Sandra Rosenfeld, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, ActiveCampaign
  • Peter Swaniker, Founder and CEO, MonitorQA
  • Ella Turenne, UCI Beall Applied Innovation Center, PhD Candidate, Visual Studies
  • Barry Lawson Williams, JD / MBA
  • Vanessa Williams, Product Marketing Manager, Square
  • Ian Williamson, PhD, Dean, The Paul Merage School of Business
  • Jason Wright, President, Washington Football Team

With gratitude,

Ryan McNichols, President—BMA, Class of 2023, Fully Employed MBA
Djenabou Bangoura, Vice President of Marketing—BMA, Class of 2021, Fully Employed MBA
Jordyn Weaver, Vice President of Events—BMA, Class of 2021, Master of Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Tonya Williams Bradford, Associate Professor, Faculty Advisor BMA