8AM      NETWORKING BREAKFAST & COFFEE

9AM      OUR CITY | THE "G" WORD: A HISTORICAL LOOK AT GENTRIFICATION

  • City of Dallas Manager T.C. Broadnax

  • Editor of the Dallas Morning News Sharon Grigsby

  • Author and Historian Michael Phillips

  • SMU Professor Dr. Elizabeth Russ

  • Anchor for WFAA Dr. John McCaa (Moderator)

10:15AM OUR RESPONSIBILITY: EQUITY IN EDUCATION, HEALTH AND HOUSING

  • DISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa

  • Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins
  • President and CEO of CitySquare John Siburt

  • Criminal Defense Attorney Yodit Tewolde (Moderator)

11:30AM  LUNCH CONVERSATION WITH PRESIDENT STEVEN KAPLAN AND THE HONORABLE RON KIRK, MODERATED BY TRACY MERZI

1:00PM    AFTERNOON ACTION SESSIONS

2:30PM   GRIT: NEXT LEVEL LEADERSHIP

  • SVP of Half Price Books Kathy Doyle Thomas

  • CEO of Pinnacle Staffing Solutions Nina Vaca

  • SVP of the Federal Reserve Bank Alfreda Norman (Moderator)

3:30PM CLOSING REMARKS WITH NANCY LIEBERMAN