Pave the Path

Event Lineup

Keynote Speakers  


President/CEO of Fort Wayne Ink Spot LLC and Author

Dawn Rosemond

Partner, Director of Diversity, Professional Development & Inclusion at Barnes and Thornburg


Entrepreneur and Creator of Founders Spark


Director of Leadership Programs at Greater Fort Wayne, Inc.

Breakout Session Leaders 

Leslee Hill

Entrepreneurial Coach at WEOC and Co-Owner of RIDME, a mental heath and fashion App

Suri Surinder

CEO and CoFounder of CTR Factor

Aaron Lane

Parkview - Lead Community Partner Development Coordinator—Southeast Strategy Co-Founder and VP Courageous Healing, Inc. (Specializing in Minority Mental Health) Co-Founder Courageous Living, LLC. Founder PRIORITEYES Clothing, LLC. “See What HE Sees” (Christian Clothing Brand)

Ahmed Abdelmageed

Assistant Dean of Alumni and Community Engagement and an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Manchester University College of Pharmacy, Natural and Health Sciences

Nkonye Mwalilu

Vera Bradley - Corporate Strategy & Project Manager

Christie Browning

Owner of a motivational company, reVision Companies

Brian Bereman

Bronx Borough Director of Restorative Justice Programs

Michael Ledo

RISE Sports Advisors Founder & CEO | Entrepreneur

Raven Morton

Parkview - Community Partner Development Coordinator

Joe Jordan

CEO Boys & Girls Club Fort Wayne

Lisa Kuhn Phillips

Allied Payment - VP

Lori Pagan

Regional Vice President of Operations Midwest Anesthesia, a PhyMed Company