Colby Reed Miller
Director of Revenue Strategy and Sales at AOL
Colby launched his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, quickly becoming the top-rated CPA of his class at the firm; from there, Colby moved into the dynamic world of Ad Tech, advising some of the industry’s fastest-growing companies; and today is one of the top sales and strategy leaders for AOL, the nation’s largest premium video
network. In his role at AOL, Colby works with many of the world’s most notable advertising and media companies, and is responsible for developing innovative new solutions, content, and brands for the new media landscape. He sits on multiple boards including the Annapolis Film Festival, Mended Little Hearts, and the Advertising Hall of Achievement Executive Committee.
Senior Manager for Accenture
Dwain is a senior manager for Accenture’s Management Consulting, Talent and Organization Practice based in Washington, DC. He has over 13 years of experience in building and executing change management/human capital initiatives in the areas of large scale change transformations, executive alignment, journey management, workforce & culture transformations, organization strategy & design, and program management. He has a proven track record of excellence in driving vision, planning, development, and launch of new programs. He is a results-oriented, data-driven, decisive leader, focused on the creation of change management journeys for projects through effective collaboration with cross-functional teams and managing stakeholders. Holds a BBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management and is Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certified.
Motivational Speaker and Philanthropist
Jennifer is probably best known to you as Mini Darth Vader’s mom! Before she became Vader’s chauffer, she earned a Communications Degree from University of Montana. Jennifer is a passionate leader with Children’s Hospital Association, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, several health related charities and dedicates countless hours giving back to her community. Jennifer has been seen numerous times on the Today Show, CNN, Access Hollywood, Extra, Inside Edition, Fox News, and several LA and NY local news affiliates. She is a special contributor to CNN, Ladies Home Journal, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Heart Institute and has appeared in In Touch magazine. Jennifer speaks nationally about her family’s journey of transformation and is passionate about helping others find their way to make a difference in our healthcare system.
President and CEO, Berlin Heart Inc.
Bob Kroslowitz serves as the President and CEO of Berlin Heart Inc. and is responsible for the company’s business interests in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Bob also commercialized the EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device System, the only viable long term circulatory support system available worldwide that was developed specifically for the pediatric population. Bob has participated on panels related to pediatric device development and commercialization with representatives from industry, the medical communidical community and governmental regulatory bodies, speaks frequently on topics related to pediatric device development, approval and commercialization, and serves as an advisor to other early stage medical device companies.
Kari Crawford, MS, APRN, BC, CPNP-AC
Pediatric Cardiology/Cardiac Surgery
Levine Children’s Hospital
Russell Cross, MD
Department of Cardiology
Children’s National Medical Center
Washington, DC 20010
Gul H. Dadlani, MD
Chief of Pediatric Cardiology,
Nemours Children’s Health System, Orlando, FL.
Stacy Fischer MSN, RN, CPN
HHC Clinic Supervisor, Cardiology Clinic
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
John S. Hokanson, MD
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
UW Health Department of Pediatric Cardiology
Walter H. Johnson, Jr., MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham & Children’s of Alabama
Heather Langlois, LICSW
Social Work Services
Children’s National Medical Center
G. Paul Matherne MD, MBA
Division Head Pediatric Cardiology
University of Virginia Health System
Director, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Mark D. Townsend, MD
Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiology
CENTRA Stroobants Heart Center
Matt Oster, MD, MPH
Sibley Heart Center Cardiology
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta