Leon Tarver II, PhD
President Emeritus Southern University Baton Rouge
Chairman, Emeritus Board of Supervisors, Southern University; President Emeritus, Southern University. Former Professor of Public Administration, Nelson Mandela College of Government and Social Sciences, and Vice Chacellor for Administration, Southern University; Secretary of Revenue and Taxation , State of Louisiana; Assistant Dean/Director, Lucius N. Littauer Program, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; Secretary of Urban and Community Affairs, State of Louisiana; Assistant Superintendent, Louisiana Department of Education; Executive Director, Louisiana Commission on Intergovernmental Relations.
Imbenzi George, PhD
Director International Engagement Africa- Trinity Western University
Director of International Engagement- AFRICA / MA Leadership Business Stream Director. President/ Chief Executive Officer of MYERT Corps Inc. since 1995 to present within the provision of employment service delivery contracts on behalf of both Federal and Provincial government ministries on disbursement of Contract agreements in the area of employment and human development. Appointed by the Kenyan government, as a Honorary Consul General to oversee and safeguard the welfare of its nationals and corporate bodies in Canada, as well as its economic, trade, tourism, cultural, investment, commercial, scientific, education and other interests and relations to Western Canadian provinces. Dedicated to maintaining a reputation built on servant-leadership, quality, service, and uncompromising ethics.
Joy Bennett, BCom, MBA
Senior Development Officer McGill University
Joy several years in energy, pharmaceuticals and non-profits prior to her work at McGill University where she serves alumni and students at the Desautels Faculty of Management. In her role as Senior Development Officer, she is charged with strengthening alumni relations with the University, while ensuring the financial sustainability of programming at the Faculty, through philanthropic donations for student awards, bursaries, scholarships and infrastructure. Joy volunteers in her church community mentoring youth, the Black Opportunity Fund and at the Dr. Kenneth Melville Black Faculty Caucus at McGill University.