Chief Executive Officer Ward Holdings
Lloyd has been recognized as the 1st African American CEO of a U.S. Fortune 500 company. He’s served as Chairman and CEO of Maytag Corporation; President of Frito-Lay, Central Division; Vice President of Pepsi Cola; and Vice President and General Manager of Procter & Gamble. Lloyd also served as Chief Executive Officer and Secretary General of the United States Olympic Committee.
Co-Founder / CEO
MJX Asset Management
Privately he is Vice Chair of The Army War College Foundation. He is also co-founder of a charity that runs an elementary school as well as a vocational school for girls and women in Pakistan. Mr. Christensen received his BS in Finance from Indiana University and his MBA in Finance from DePaul University.
Chief Executive Officer
Spark Leadership Partners, LLC
Karin serves as an expert business advisor to Babson College’s early-stage venture accelerator, Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab. She is an Executive in Residence and adjunct faculty in Babson College’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL). Karin is a Board member for the IFS Institute, founded by world renown psychotherapist Dr. Richard Schwartz, an innovator in the field of psychology and prevailing thought leadership on today’s understanding of the mind. Karin lectures for both executive education and MBA programs, including Harvard Business School and has a writing collaboration with faculty at the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business in the areas of leadership effectiveness and organizational engagement.
Head of Strategy & Execution - Public Sector
Alex has served in senior human resources roles for Microsoft, Target, Brightstar, including an award-winning tenure at the City of Memphis where she famously led the way to ensuring city sanitation workers who famously gave rise to Martin Luther King’s last protest were finally afforded city pensions and legacy health benefits. Alex was recognized as the 2016 Chief Human Resource Officer of the Year in 2016. Alex holds a Master of Arts in Human Resources and Industrial Relations from the University of Minnesota and a BA in Economics from Duke University. She currently lives in Memphis with her two daughters.
Potomac Strategy Partners
Prior to Time Warner Cable, Warren served in a number of operations, finance, and engineering roles for major organizations like FINRA, Ernst & Young and Honda of America. Warren holds a B.S. in Industry Engineering from Purdue University and an MBA from Purdue’s Krannert Graduate School of Management. In 2015, Warren received the Purdue University Outstanding Industrial Engineering Alumni Award.