Some of the most creative innovative thinkers in the country gathered together for a planning committee on ABC's campus to dream big and wide concerning how ABC can thrive with its mission of social justice in the world of technology. Dr. Fallon Wilson, Asst. VP of Institutional Advancement coordinated the conversation. The day culminated with a discussion with ABC faculty on how to prepare students for tech rich jobs and social enterprise careers.
Below is a partial list of those who attended.
- Derrick Pierson, Co-Founder Black Tech Week http://blacktechweek.com/
- Rafranz Davis, Executive Director of Professional and Digital Learning for Lufkin ISD, http://rafranzdavis.com/
- Mario Avila, Director of Vanderbilt's Social Ventures Institute
- Ericka Elion, Director of Partnerships for the Samuel Dewitt Proctor Conference, http://sdpconference.info/
- Dr. Kareem Roberts, Founder of Righteous Minds
- JoAdel, Founder of Fathom, http://www.
- Kim Lannear, Founder of Scripturally Sound, http://
- Giumara Duhart, MNPS Learning Technology Department
- Joseph Tribble, ABC Faculty
- Jamye Hardy, ABC Student Care Specialist