2018 Plenary Panel

Plenary Panel: Thursday June 14 @ 11:55am - 1:00pm | Montezuma Hall

Topic | Practicing Leadership for Social Good: Maximizing Inclusion, Innovation, and Collaboration in Human Service and Business Organizations

Social Good is an emerging and important field that is generating a great deal of interest, energy and creative collaborations between business, human service, and grassroots organizations.  The panel will discuss innovations and new opportunities for “disruptive” leadership to promote effective social work management and advance social good.

ORGANIZER & MODERATOR:

Michàlle Mor Barak, Ph.D.
Dean’s Professor of Social Work & Business
Chair, Department of Social Change and Innovation
USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work and USC Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California

Panelists

Sharoni Denise Little Ed.D.
CEO, The Strategist Company, LLC,
Professor, Clinical Business Communication
University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business

April White Castaneda, MSW
Assistant Director of Human Resources,
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Renee Smith-Maddox, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Chair, Provost Diversity, and Inclusion Committee
Vice-Chair, Department of Social Change and Innovation
USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work