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Terry Leadership Speaker Series

ILA Speaker Series

Terry Leadership Speaker Series

The Terry Leadership Speaker Series (TLSS)  brings well-known leaders from various organizations to share their unique leadership styles and experiences with students.

TLSS Speakers

April 11, 2022
Tope Awotona, Founder and CEO, Calendly

February 16, 2022
Arthur Blank, Entrepreneur 

October 6, 2021
Dr. Raphael W. Bostic,  President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

March 3, 2021
Lisa G. Laube, President of Floor & Decor

February 9, 2021
Harold A. Black, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus University of Tennessee

February 12, 2020
James C. Jackson, former Senior Financial Services Executive

March 27, 2019
John Turner, CEO of Regions Financial Corporation

Diversity and Inclusion Lecture Series 

The Diversity and Inclusion Lecture Series (DILS) invites leaders from leading organizations to share insights on their leadership styles and career experiences, with a particular focus on how the speaker addresses challenges around diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace and life.

DILS Speakers

March 14, 2022
Vecus Miller, Executive Vice President, Waffle House, Inc.

September 29, 2021
Chuck Kinnebrew, retired VP of DE&I, Floor & Décor and Aisha Avery, VP of DE&I, Floor and Décor

September 16, 2020
Elizabeth Deeley, Partner, Latham & Watkins, LLP and Global Vice Chair, Complex Commercial Litigation Practice

February 5, 2020
Chapelle Dabney Davis, VP and Chief Diversity Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Director, Office of Minority and Women Inclusion

January 16, 2019
Mohamed Massaquoi, Founder, VESSOL

November 27, 2018
Rodney Bullard, VP of Community Affairs, Chick-fil-A, Inc. and Executive Director, Chick-fil-A Foundation

April 9, 2018
Sloane Evans, VP of Human Resources, Georgia Power Company

November 2, 2017
Kali Franklin, Director of Human Resources, First Data