Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH, is a public health psychologist and educator recognized globally for his research on the health of gay and bisexual men. He is Dean and Professor at the School of Public Health at Rutgers University.
Native New Yorker, former Police Officer, and current NYC attorney, Colleen Meenan, has dedicated her life to public service and advocacy for basic human rights.
David Sloan is a Apparel Retail Executive with extensive Merchandising experience working with brands across every level of consumer target from Walmart to Barneys. He is currently an EVP managing Retail Store Merchandising, Planning, and Marketing for U.S. Polo Assn., a licensed trademarked managed by Jordache Enterprises.
Eric Horwitz, CEO and Founder of GEM, is an executive, career and life coach, based in New York City. He works to improve the quality of lives of professionals around the globe. Eric has done coaching and consulting with major companies such as Bank of America, Johnson and Johnson, Reuters, Vogue, Deloitte Consulting, and Credit Suisse, and many superb individuals.
John Crocker, former varsity oarsman at Harvard, has spent over twenty years focused on the alternative investments industry as both a fiduciary and as an advisor to general partners and institutional and high net worth investors in the U.S. and around the globe.
James Law has been providing private wealth management services to clients with Ameriprise Financial for the last 25 years. He has been active in non-profits serving on the boards of Newfest, New York’s LGBT Film and Media Arts Organization and with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
Kyle S. Gibbons, B.S. is the Wealth Transfers & Operations Manager of Dumont Financial, LLC. He has traveled internationally extensively for work and pleasure. As a result, he speaks Spanish, Italian and Portuguese fluently with a basic conversational fluency in Mandarin Chinese. He believes that understanding people and their needs is the best way to help them achieve their goals.
Myesha Watkins is an assurance Senior Associate in the Insurance & Banking Practice at BDO USA, LLP. She is a local leader of the BDO Pride Alliance inclusion group and she is responsible for member engagement by creating networking events, volunteer/fundraising opportunities, and LGBT recruiting firms.