Dr. Barron is an accomplished organizational consultant, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion leader, and executive coach with over 30 years of experience partnering with small non-profits, higher education institutions and large complex organizations. An expert systems analyst, Edgar is well known for leading executive teams through processes that transform their strategy and culture, lead to continuous improvement, improve organizational effectiveness and increase customer satisfaction. In other words, he helps companies be better so that they can do better.
Lorenzo is a business consultant based in New York City who started his career at the intersection of education and strategy. He is passionate about sharing perspectives on growth and brings experience in go to market strategy and organizational effectiveness. Lorenzo is also a junior board member of a not for profit focused on professional development of underrepresented students interested in careers in professional services, as well as a general board member of the young alumni association at his alma mater, Columbia University.
Julia is co-founder and CEO of kid-grit. Her passion and expertise are in program development and implementation in areas of 21st-century skills, social-emotional learning, and youth development. Julia designs, trains and facilitates workshops for educators, small businesses, mentor volunteers, and student workshops. She loves to create unique implementations for educational communities that enhance student success and aid them towards a productive future.