Speakers & Topics





Being Honest about your Bias: Reducing Bias During Campus Engagement

Norman B. Jones, Director, Global University Recruitment, Danaher

Norman Jones is an executive in Talent Acquisition with experience at innovative organizations such as Apple, Discover and Danaher, and a thought leader in the DEI space . Norman will share his insight on the power of unconscious bias and ways to ensure we are combatting our own bias to ensure we are engaging, recruiting, and hiring equitably.  In this 45 minute Q&A fireside chat-style session you will learn how to examine your own bias, tips for ensuring your engagement with students and early talent is equitable and inclusive, and ways schools and employers can partner to address equitable recruiting.

Jam & Connect: an interactive discussion

In this interactive session, you will have a chance to process in a large group jamboard-style session and then  break out into smaller groups with your peers to process and discuss themes from the first session.


  • Phenix Culbertson, Associate Director of Employer Relations
    Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of Business
  • Wanda Lucas, Director of Career & Professional Development
    American University - Kogod School of Business
  • Noemi Morillo-Vasquez, Director, Employer Engagement & Recruiting, Career & Leadership for MBA Programs & Alumni
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Supporting Students and Employers: Perspectives from Career Services

Join representatives from career management and employer relations to discuss the current landscape of MBA/Masters hiring. We will discuss navigating recruiting events hosted by Universities and employers, supporting students in finding jobs with a good culture fit, and working with limited support.


Natalie Jones, Manager, Career Management Operations and Events
Chicago Booth


  • Meenakshi Dash, Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations, USA, LatAm, Canada
    Chicago Booth
  • Henry Hannon, Data Research Analyst
    MIT Sloan
  • Rachel Smith, Associate Director of Career Curricula and Communications
    Georgetown University McDonough School of Business
  • Julio Talledo, Assistant Director of Business Development
    Rochester Institute of Technology Saunders College of Business