Sawyer is a 2019 graduate of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and was a proud member of Douglas Drama Troupe 4879. Along with MSD drama Garrity has been a part of various outside theater companies such as, Barclay Performing Arts and Broadway Bound.
Arshay Cooper is a Benjamin Franklin Award-Winning Author, USRowing Golden Oars winner, and Motivational Speaker. Arshay has spent his life cultivating a unique set of experiences that make him a much sought-after speaker to audiences ranging from professional athletes to high school students.
Caitlin V Neal
Caitlin V Neal is a sex and relationship coach and nationally-recognized expert on sexual assault at music festivals. In her day job, she helps people discover the joys of sexuality. On weekends, she helps festivals prevent assaults through the provision of dedicated “safe spaces”.
Born in Minneapolis and currently located in Chicago, Connor O’Keefe (he/him) is a documentary filmmaker invested in telling stories revolving around identity, social justice, and life on the margins.
Joe Martin is a Chicago-based designer with a love for making things simple. As the CEO of Martin Creative, he has spent the last 18 years gaining experience in business, marketing, and leadership. A seasoned entrepreneur, all of Joe’s projects are rooted in his passion for building real-world communities.
Christopher Mallette is the Director of Community Relations and Engagement, the Athletic Director and the Head Football Coach at Chicago Hope Academy. He is also a management consultant and strategic advisor.
Joel Braunold serves as the Executive Director of the Alliance for Middle East Peace, a coalition of over 100 different organizations working in every sector of society building relationships between Jews and Arabs, Israelis and Palestinians.
Judy Torres has graced the airways on NY’s WKTU for 20 years, performed her hits nationwide at famous arenas, and recently wrote & starred in her sold out One Woman Off Broadway show, No Reason to Cry.
CFA, Numbers-Cruncher & Positive Expected Value Seeker
After a getting a Chem E degree from Northwestern and working for Goodyear out of school, Stuart Kruse got his MBA from Kellogg in Finance and Game Theory.
Jason Patera is the Head of School at the iconic Chicago Academy for the Arts*, an independent high school for passionate, elite-level filmmakers, musicians, actors, dancers, writers, animators, and visual artists from throughout Chicagoland.
First generation Nigerian-American, speaker, philanthropist, and social entrepreneur Nosa Eguae has coupled a life of service, with professional and athletic success. Nosa remains the only athlete in Auburn University history to start in two National Championship games.