Corporate Advisory Board

Floyd W Green III
Vice-President and Head of Community Relations and Urban Marketing - Aetna
Floyd W. Green, III is Vice President and head of Community Relations and Urban Marketing for Aetna, Inc. He is responsible for developing grass roots marketing strategies to assist in business development, customer retention, healthcare disparities and strategic partnerships.
LaShawn Pyle
Senior Recruitment Manager, Talent Acquisition - Chick-fil-A
LaShawn Pyle has over 25 years of talent acquisition experience. LaShawn currently serves as the Talent Acquisition Recruitment Manager for Chick-fil-A. She manages a team of sourcing, recruitment, and employment branding professionals.
Cassandra Johnson
Global Risk Control Services
Executive Head (SVP) – Americas
Cassandra Johnson is a pragmatic and focused Operations and Functional Support Business Transformation Leader who transforms organizations, people, processes and system capabilities to drive efficiencies, increase profitability and provide a competitive advantage through strategic planning and execution.
Lisa J Wicker, Ph.D
President and CEO - Linwick & Associates
Lisa J. Wicker is internationally recognized as a human resources thought leader and career strategist. Dr. Wicker is the Founder of Linwick& Associates, LLC., a certified Women Business Enterprise (WBE). As President & CEO, she leads the global Human Resources firm with offices in Detroit, Michigan and Charlotte.
Pierre Clements
Senior Director, Global National Accounts
Food and Beverage Sector
W.W. Grainger
Pierre currently serves as Senior Director, Global National Accounts Food and Beverage Sector for W.W. Grainger, North America’s leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products.
Yolanda Rodgers Howsie
Senior Consultant – Corporate and Entertainment Strategy - YRH Agency
Yolanda Rodgers Howsie is on track to be one of tinsel town’s emerging young producers. With her natural, ever-ready style and statuesque five-foot-eleven frame, Yolanda Rodgers-Howsie is single handedly changing the perception of a Hollywood mover-and-shaker—though you would never know it from her unassuming life as a low-key, working mother of two.
Anthony C Davis
Head of Human Resources
Atlanta Bread Company International - Bake One
Optimistic, Energized, Resourceful, are just a few words used to describe Anthony Davis; however at the end of the day he is truly a servant leader. Originally from Miami, FL, Anthony is a graduate of Florida A&M University where he studied Public Relations/Communications and Public Administration.
Tim Wilkerson
VP, Store Operations
The Home Depot
Tim Wilkerson joined The Home Depot in May, 1996 as an Assistant Manager in the Supply Chain organization.
Candace V Mitchell
Co-Founder and CEO - Myavana
Candace V. Mitchell is co-founder and CEO of Techturized Inc., a high tech hair care company based in Atlanta, GA. Their first product, Myavana, is a personalized hair care service that recommends products and services based on scientific analysis of consumer’s hair type and texture.
Dr. Stephen Vault
Director of Planning and Business Development
Grady Health System
Stephen Vault is Director of Planning& Business Development for Grady Health System, where he facilitates the planning of new business development and manages market intelligence and strategic partnerships for the historic Atlanta institution.