2019-04-25 14:00 - 2019-04-25 15:00



Profile - Courtney B. Spaeth Courtney B. Spaeth CEO growth [period]; Director, BoodleAI, Greater Washington Board of Trade, Hope for the Warriors, Marymount University, University of Pennsylvania Trustees’ Council of Penn Women Courtney B. Spaeth is CEO of growth[period]. Previously, Spaeth was corporate vice president of Homeland Security for Raytheon Co. and served as director of Homeland Systems Solutions for Lockheed Martin. In 2000, President Clinton appointed Spaeth to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations / Low Intensity Conflict, where she was the assistant in charge of global terrorism issues. Spaeth has worked in the Office of Chief Counsel to the President in the White House. Spaeth has extensive experience as a corporate board member, and serves on the boards of private companies, nonprofits, and professional associations. Spaeth received the Vigiano Family 2015 Hope and Courage Award for Service to the Veteran Community, the 2014 Angel Outreach Award from the Business and Professional Women's Foundation, and the 2010 “Heroines in Technology” Award. Spaeth is an NACD Governance Fellow.
Profile - Colleen Birdnow Brown Colleen Birdnow Brown Founder Marca Global LLC; Director, Spark Networks, TrueBlue Inc., Port Blakely Colleen Birdnow Brown has an outstanding track record as a media and technology CEO and extensive experience as a corporate director. During her tenure as director, president, and CEO of Fisher Communications, Brown was selected as the 2014 GAMCO Management Hall of Fame winner. Brown has served in the C-suite of Belo Corp, as president of broadcasting at Lee Enterprises, and as a president at Gannett. She began her career in finance and digital technology. Brown’s board service includes TrueBlue, Spark Networks, and Port Blakely. She was recognized by NACD as a Top 100 Director in the United States in 2017. Corporate Director magazine lists her as a Top 10 Corporate Director You Should Know and Seattle Business Journal named her “Outstanding CEO” in 2014. In 2015, Brown founded Marca Global, an Inc. 5000 fastest growing technology company. She is an Aspen Institute Henry Crown Fellow.
Profile - Bob Mulcahy Bob Mulcahy Director, National Learning and Professional Development RSM US LLP Bob Mulcahy is the director of learning for the audit practice at RSM US LLP. He joined the firm in 2006 with a background in instructional design and technology. Mulcahy has published research exploring the relationship between diversity of expertise in learning groups and the quality of problem-solving dialogue in those groups. Other areas of interest include simulation design, dynamic technology-driven performance support, change management, and learning evaluation. He chairs the firm’s audit learning governance council. Outside of RSM, Mulcahy is a former Minnesota Book Award finalist and has presented to audiences on topics such as maximizing the impact of electronic communications and storytelling as an engagement tool.