Future Leaders Conference

About The Conference

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Save The Date: June 13, 2024

The CHLI Future Leaders Conference prepares the next generation of leaders by convening over 200 students, interns, young professionals, Congressional staff, corporate executives and community leaders at an annual conference.

The Conference brings together Members of Congress, distinguished corporate, government and non-profit leaders for panel discussions that encourage and promote public service, leadership and entrepreneurship among today’s young adults.

The CHLI Future Leaders Conference provides students the opportunity to make career building connections with their peers and leaders in their potential career fields.

The conference takes place in Washington, D.C. This year the program will be in-person and virtual to provide more college students and young professionals from across the country, the opportunity to participate. Students and young professionals have the opportunity to make career-building connections and gather advice from leaders in their potential career fields.

Registration for the conference is complimentary made possible by our sponsors.

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Future Leaders Conference 2023

Future Leaders Conference 2023


List of Members of Congress

  • Congressman Henry Cuellar
  • Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart
  • Congressman Rob Menendez
  • The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Speakers & Moderators 

  • Jennifer Cortez, Equity Specialist, Ford Motor Company Fund
  • Sara Decker, Senior Director, Federal Government Affairs, Walmart, Inc
  • Keith Fernandez, Head of Social Impact Communications, DoorDash
  • Douglas L. Flor, Ph.D., Researcher and Project Director
  • Rachel Lopez-Velasco, Global Account Executive and HP Diversity Ambassador, HP Inc
  • Osiris Morel, Policy Analyst, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP
  • Dina Siegel Vann, Director, Latino and Latin American Institute, American Jewish Committee
  • Mark Williams, Principal, Ferox Strategies
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