2018 Education Summit Speakers & Panelists

ALAS is pleased to announce our 2018 Education Summit Speakers and Panelists. Keep checking this page for more speaker information!

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2018
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Linking Latina Leaders (L3) Luncheon

Dr. Christina Kishimoto
Superintendent
Hawaii State Department of Education
Ilene Rosenthal
CEO and Founder
Footsteps2Brilliance
Kathy Hurley
CEO
Girls Thinking Global

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2018
1:00-3:00 p.m.
First General Session and Luncheon

Adan Gonzalez
Founder and Executive Director
Puede Network
Jose Munoz
Director
The Coalition for Community Schools

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALAS Founders Panel

Ricardo Medina
Superintendent Search Associate
Ray & Associates

Hector Montenegro
President/CEO, Montenegro 
Consulting Group, LLC;
Senior District Advisor, Collaborative
for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning 
(CASEL)
Dr. Carmella Franco 
Superintendent Search Consultant
Hazard Young Attea & Associates 
Dr. Edward Lee Vargas 
Executive Vice President
AVID

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018
8:00-9:30 a.m.
Second General Session and Breakfast

Dr. Margarita Pinkos
President, NABE; 
Assistant Superintendent for Global Education and
Community Outreach,
School District of ​Palm Beach County, Florida

 

 

 

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018
12:00-1:30 p.m.
Third General Session and Luncheon/Lifetime Achievement Award

Ernesto Chavarin
Director of Human Capital Strategy
Microsoft

Superintendents Leadership Academy Cohort I Panel

Dr. Richard Carranza
Chancellor
New York City Department of Education
Dr. Danna Diaz
Superintendent
Reynolds School District #7 
Guadalupe Guerrero
Superintendent
Portland Public Schools
Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux
Superintendent
Pendergast Elementary School District
Phoenix, Arizona 
Carlos A. Garcia
Retired Superintendent

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Awards Banquet Dinner

Dr. Richard Carranza
Chancellor
New York City Department of Education

Pedro Noguera
Distinguished Professor of Education
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
UCLA