|Krystal Mack, a self-taught pastry chef, entrepreneur
|Elizabeth Alexander, Senior Managing Director of FTI Consulting, and former Press Secretary & Chief Spokesperson for Vice President Joe Biden|
|Khalilah Harris, founding co-chair of Coalition of Black Leaders in Education and Fights and former Deputy Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans|
|Laura Rankin, founder of Epoch Consulting and former Head of Brand Experience & Special Projects for
|Audrey Van De Castle, the first Makerspace Manager for Stanley Black & Decker and advisory board member for A Workshop Of Our Own|
|The host and moderator of the panel
The Deep Dive Series closed with a 30-minute question and answer session with the audience asking, among other questions, for advice on: how to manage time, advocating for yourself and being authentic in professional relationships. Following the panel discussion, attendees were encouraged to meet each other, continue the conversation and make lasting connections.