Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on how teachers are able to bring quality teaching to their students with the help of nonprofits, with guests; Kira Orange Jones, Senior Vice President of Teach for America in New Orleans Peter Shulman, CEO of Urban Teachers & Kate Walsh, President of National Council on Teacher Quality.
In celebration of American Business Women’s Day, Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on women-owned businesses, with guests; Gaby King Morse, President & CEO of The Center for Women & Enterprise & Michelle Richards, Executive Director of Great Lakes Women’s Business Council
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on living history museums, with guests; Peter Armstrong, President & CEO of Mystic Seaport Museum, Norman Burns, President & CEO of Conner Prairie Museum, and Raymond Ashley, Ph.D., K.C.I., President & CEO of Maritime Museum of San Diego
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on Critical Race Theory, with guests: Dr. J. Allen Bryant, who teaches at Appalachian State U. and is also Director of The Gadugi Program, a partnership between the University and Cherokee Central Schools; Dr. Trinidad Gonzales, a history and Mexican American Studies instructor at South Texas College and co-founding member of Refusing to Forget; and Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, an associate professor of history at Ohio State University where he teaches courses on the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on empowering underserved college students, with guests; Elizabeth Jordan Devaney, CEO of Students Rising Above Jaclyn Piñero, CEO of uAspire and Cassie Motz, Executive Director of CollegeBound Foundation
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on early childhood education, with guests; Tori Mannes, President and CEO of Child Care Group Myrna Peralta, President and CEO of CentroNia & William Sperling, CEO of Child360
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on foundations that serve women with guests: Felicia Davis, President & CEO of the Chicago Foundation for Women; Elizabeth Barajas-Roman, President & CEO of the Women’s Funding Network and Mary Rutherford, President & CEO of the Montana Community Foundation.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the future of public media with Jon Abbott, President & CEO of GBH in Boston; Adrienne Fairwell, General Manager of Arizona PBS and Chris Turpin, Chief of Staff at NPR.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on organizations that support older Americans with guests: Dawn Simonson, President & CEO of Trellis; Andriene Iverson, President & CEO of the Elder Care Alliance and W. Mark Clark, President & CEO of Pima Council on Aging.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on leadership programs for Latino youth with guests: Patricia Barahona, CEO of the Youth Leadership Institute; Carmen Diaz-Malvido, CEO of Aspira of New York and Santiago Marquez, CEO of Latin American Association.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of libraries in our communities with guests: Tracie Hall, Executive Director of the American Library Association; David Leonard, President of the Boston Public Library and Bridget Quinn, CEO of the Hartford Public Library.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of trees and urban forests with Texas Trees Foundation’s President & CEO Janette Monear and Director of Development and Communications Ryan Larson.