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The Employee Ownership Speakers Bureau features CEOs, senior managers, and experts on employee ownership who will speak to your business school or university classes.

Sharing real-world stories and lessons that few textbooks can convey, these guest speakers will help your students learn from their first-hand experiences and success. This is a unique opportunity for your students to engage with company leaders and seasoned experts knowledgeable about sharing ownership with employees.

To request a guest speaker, complete this form.


2021-2022 Employee Ownership Speakers Bureau


Ken Baker, CEO of NewAge Industries and Chairman of Pennsylvania Center for Employee Ownership

Jennifer Briggs, Senior Strategy Consultant at The Beyster Institute & Former VP of Human Resources of New Belgium Brewing

Anne-Claire Broughton, Principal of Broughton Consulting and Founder of the North Carolina Employee Ownership Center

Daniel Goldstein, CEO and President of Folience

Todd Leverette, Co-Principal of Apis & Heritage Capital Partners and Program Manager of Legacy Business Initiatives at the Democracy At Work Institute

Christopher Mackin, President of Ownership Associates, Inc.

Markita Madden-Puckett, Customer Service Representative at ComSonics, Inc. and 2013 National ESOP Association’s Employee-Owner of the Year

Paul Millman, Co-Founder and Retired CEO of Chroma Technology Corporation

Corey Rosen, Founder of the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)

Steve Storkan, Executive Director of the Employee Ownership Expansion Network

Tracy Till, Founder and Former Chair and Co-CEO of Butler/Till

Richard Van Doel, Ph.D., President of Performance Valuation and President of Indiana Center for Employee Ownership


To request a guest speaker, complete this form. Questions? Email