Speakers

Colleen Briggs

Colleen Briggs is Executive Director within the Office of Corporate Responsibility and Global Philanthropy at JPMorgan Chase & Co, a global leader in corporate philanthropy with $200 million invested in communities annually. She is responsible for helping establish and execute the firm’s global philanthropic and corporate responsibility small business and financial capability strategies, including the Financial Solutions Lab. The Lab is a $30 million, five-year initiative that convenes leading experts in technology, behavioral economics and design to improve consumer financial health. Colleen also manages the Foundation’s portfolio of global financial inclusion grants, impact framework and grant guidelines and works with the lines of business to share best practices to improve the firm’s products and services.    

Prior to joining, Colleen was the Economic Policy Advisor to Senator Debbie Stabenow. In this role, Colleen managed the Senator’s economic portfolio, including policy related to financial services, tax, derivatives oversight, manufacturing, small business, job creation, housing and pensions. Colleen managed the Dodd-Frank derivatives market reforms for the Senate Agriculture Committee, authored the “Cash for Clunkers” legislation, and helped draft the Recovery Act, TARP, the Dodd-Frank Act and healthcare reform.

Colleen earned an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

Harold L. Martin, Sr.

Chancellor of NC A&T University

Dr. Junius Gonzales

Interim UNC President and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Rodney E. Hood

Relationship Manager, JP Morgan Chase and UNC Board of Governors

Mikki Sager

Vice President and Director, Resources Communities The Conservation Fund