Coffee and Conversation Business Series

Empowering Minds, Transforming Economies: Uniting Educators and Communities for Change

Join us at the Texas Black Expo for a transformative discussion on “Education and Economics.” Delve into the crucial link between education and the economic prosperity of underserved communities. This dynamic panel, open to all, brings together esteemed university presidents and school superintendents to explore innovative strategies and actionable insights. Discover how investing in education can pave the way for sustainable economic growth and empower marginalized communities. Whether you’re a student, educator, entrepreneur, or community leader, this event promises invaluable perspectives and networking opportunities. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this vital conversation shaping the future of our society. Mark your calendar and join us for an enlightening exchange that will inspire change and foster progress.

Presenters

Dr. Toscha Dickerson

Superintendent of Reve Preparatory Charter School

Laura
Whitley

Emcee | Market President, TDECU

Principal Baruti Kafeli

Host

Dr. Tomikia LeGrande

President, Prairie View A&M University

Desmond
Lewis

Assistant Chancellor, Houston Community College

Dr. LaTonya Goffney

Superintendent, Aldine ISD

Dr. Demetrius McCall

Superintendent, Sheldon ISD

Dr. Tory
Hill

Superintendent Channelview ISD