Vernon Durden

Vernon Durden’s Bio Mr.  Vernon Durden was born in Beaumont, Texas and graduated from Hebert High  School  He holds a Bachelors and Associates Degree from Lamar University with concentrations in business. He retired from ExxonMobil  after 33 years service He is Past President  of the  “ Southeast Texas Food Bank” He is President Emeritus of…

Jonathan Wilson

A Visionary and Transformative leader Jonathan A. Wilson serves as the Vice President of the Mortgage Division at Liberty Bank and Trust Company in New Orleans, LA. He has enjoyed a successful 15-year career in the banking industry starting from humble beginnings as a clerk to evolving as an accomplished leader and influential force within…

Keith Wyche

Keith is a change management leader with an exceptional record of turning around underperforming operations and managing in industries undergoing rapid technological or competitive change. He excels at talent development and has a consistent record of growing revenue and expanding margins across a broad range of industries, including technology, manufacturing, outsourced services, and grocery retail….

Curtiss Jacobs

Curtiss Jacobs is the Head of Consumer Product Risk Governance at Citibank, the consumer division of financial services multinational Citigroup, with 2,649 branches in 19 countries across the globe, this is his second stint at the global banking giant. Prior to rejoining Citigroup, Curtiss was the co-founder and Managing Partner of Uptown Advisory Group LLC…

Thomas W. Dortch, Jr.

About Thomas W. Dortch, Jr. Thomas W. Dortch, Jr. has had guest appearances on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Fox News Channel the O’Reilly Factor, C-SPAN, Talk Back Atlanta, National Press Club, CNN, Good Day Atlanta, Black Issues in Higher Education National Video Conference, and MBC Town Hall Meeting. Mr. Dortch is the recipient of numerous…