Jim Doyle, Founder and President, Business Forward
Robert McMahan, President, Kettering University
For more than 20 years, Jim Doyle has advised leading corporations, financial service firms, venture capitalists and non-profits on a range of policy, regulatory and communications issues. He has served as senior vice president of PSB Associates, a research and strategic communications firm, and as Managing Director of Civitas Group, a bipartisan advisory services firm specializing in critical infrastructure protection and national security.
Dr. McMahan became the 7th President of and Professor of Physics at Kettering University in August 2011. Kettering is a premier engineering, science and business university dedicated to experiential learning and co-operative education, and is a national leader in preparing STEM entrepreneurs and innovators. U.S. News & World Report ranks Kettering among the nation’s finest specialty schools.
Amelia Pisapia is Director of Novel, a creative agency incubated by the New Republic.