History in the Making: the Future of Black Leadership in Corporate America

There is no shortage of Black talent in Corporate America, but there is a systemic failure to promote and retain them in leadership roles. At a time when businesses have renewed their commitments to racial justice, are they upholding their promises to build supportive environments where Black leaders can grow and thrive? Who are the decision makers, change agents, and allies creating space for the next generation of Black leaders to advance? And how are Black leaders charting their own paths forward?


From Day One is a Recertification Provider for SHRM and HRCI. This session is eligible for 1 PDC. The Activity ID will be sent to attendees after the conclusion of the session.

This session is hosted by the From Day One editorial team and moderated by Myla Skinner, chief of staff at One Goal, with support from Bravely.


Dion Bullock


Myla Skinner

Quarter Five

Marion Brooks

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Marvin Davenport

VSP Global

Adia Harvey Wingfield

Washington University in St. Louis

Ryan Polly

Maine Medical Center