2018 Mentors

Letitia James

Public Advocate Letitia James is a tireless champion for working families and the most vulnerable New Yorkers. In 2013, she made history as the first…

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Cindy Whitehead

The New York Times called her pharmaceutical product the drug of a generation and Fortune called her a tireless force of nature. Associates of hers…

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Sasha Alexander

A talented and versatile actress in both film and television, a director and producer, Sasha Alexander is known for playing Dr. Maura Isles on TNT’s…

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Shelley Zalis

CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder, The Girls’ Lounge Shelley has gone against the grain most of her career, starting in 2000 when she left…

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Claudia Carraso

Claudia Carasso is a communications management consultant, creative director, and marketing leader with more than 20 years’ experience in developing major global brand platforms, growing…

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Sarah Ann Masse

Actor, Writer, Producer, Comedian, Singer, Activist. Sarah Ann Masse is a hilarious woman on a mission; not only is she continuing the trend of breaking…

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Karen Walrond

Karen Walrond is an author, speaker & photographer. Her bestselling book, The Beauty of Different, is a chronicle of imagery & essays on the concept…

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Lisen Stromberg

Lisen Stromberg is an author, culture innovation consultant, and widely regarded speaker who empowers people and companies to reimagine the future of work through work/life…

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Kendra Bracken Ferguson

Kendra Bracken Ferguson

For almost two decades, Kendra has helped to define and navigate the digital space as a creative force for brands and influencers, becoming a recognized…

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Emiliana Guereca

Along with being an award-winning event producer, Emi devotes much of her time to advocacy programs for women’s rights, Latino education, and gender equality. In…

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Andrea Razzaghi

As deputy director of Astrophysics at NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, Andrea oversees the Agency’s research programs and missions necessary to discover how the Universe works…

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Karen Appleton

Karen Appleton Page is an entrepreneur, startup mentor, angel investor and board member.  A respected business leader, Karen worked at Apple on the enterprise team,…

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