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Dan Faill: Professional Speaker, Consultant, Vice President of Campus Support

Dan Faill is a seasoned storyteller and international speaker who uses humor and personal experiences to foster meaningful conversations. With over 15 years of advocating for positive student experiences, Dan now travels the country as a full-time speaker and consultant, inspiring authenticity and courageous conversations. Achievements include Choice Theory/Reality Therapy Training, Crisis Intervention Certification, and expertise in Sustained Dialogue and Title IX.

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A.J. MacQuarrie- Entrepreneur, Founder of Keep Going HQ

A.J. MacQuarrie is an entrepreneur who has been through it all; from the highs of turning a $20,000 investment into a multi-million dollar business, to the lows of sitting in bankruptcy court next to people who invested their savings, and their trust, in that business. He is the former CEO of KarmaBox Vending, one of the world’s first healthy vending companies that expanded to over 80 cities across the United States in just 3.5 years.

He then launched his current venture, Keep Going HQ, to help entrepreneurs spark growth through marketing services, online programs, and free resources. A.J. is the co-host of the 40 Under 40 Podcast available on all platforms and The Setback Advantage on YouTube. He lives in Los Angeles with his Scottish Terrier and Frenchie, Benson and Blue. A.J is the author of the forthcoming book, Craft Your Comeback. 

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Stefano Selorio: Founder & CEO of Carevocacy

Stefano Selorio is the Founder & CEO of Carevocacy, a learning platform for older adults to learn technology to stay social, connected, and learn new skills. Carevocacy offers online one-on-one or group sessions that provide a custom curriculum, cross-generational learning, and a hands-on experience for older adults. He is also a caregiver to his grandma whose diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. Stefano is also an avid community builder, loves to volunteer, and mentor young business leaders.

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Dr. Regina Lark: Author, Speaker, Founder of A Clear Path: Professional Organizing and Productivity

In 2008, Dr. Regina Lark founded A Clear Path: Professional Organizing and Productivity. Regina is a featured speaker and educator on issues ranging from productivity, hoarding, and women’s leadership. As a Certified Professional Organizer (CPO®), Regina is a specialist in boomer and senior downsizing, residential organizing, and life transitions. With an additional Certification in Chronic Disorganization, she works with clients who are challenged by ADHD, hoarding, procrastination, and time management.

Regina is the author of 3 books: Before the Big O: Professional Organizers Talk About Life Before Organizing (2014); Psychic Debris, Crowded Closets: The Relationship between the Stuff in your Head and What’s Under your Bed (3rd ed, and now available on Audible); Emotional Labor: Why A Woman’s Work is Never Done and What To Do About It (2021) Since 2018, she is identified as one of “20 Best” Professional Organizers by Expertise.com. In 2016, she was named one of LA’s Top 10 Organizers by CBS/KCAL Channel 2.

Dr. Lark is a current Board member of OPICA Adult Day Care Center. She earned her Ph.D. in history from the University of Southern California, writing a dissertation on interracial marriages between Japanese women and American GIs after World War 2. For fun she plays golf and tennis, and writes goofy songs about clutter. www.AClearPath.net 818-400-9592 regina@aclearpath.net

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Dr. Sara Safari: Speaker, Author, Founder of Climb Your Everest

Dr. Sara Safari is the first Iranian woman to ever summit Mount Everest. She now inspires and uplifts teams, organizations, classrooms, and youth groups through her stories, both daunting and humorous, imparting leadership tools as she takes audiences up the mountain with her. She is an avid mountain climber, avalanche survivor, global citizen, author, TEDx speaker, college professor, electrical engineer, and equality advocate.

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Zain Shauk: Vertical Farming Pioneer, Co-Founder & CEO of Dream Harvest

Named a “Top Houston Innovator to Know,” Zain Shauk, co-founder and CEO of Dream Harvest, is a Houston-based entrepreneur whose team has made major strides over the past few months in the Houston innovation scene. His company, Dream Harvest, is a Houston-based vertical farming pioneer founded to combat the increasing problem of food and resource waste through enhanced sustainable farming. In addition, its indoor farming operation boasts 400 times the yield of an outdoor farm, using 95 percent less water and zero pesticides. Today, Dream Harvest delivers fresh produce to 46 Whole Foods locations in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas, as well as Sweetgreen stores across Texas.