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Sergio Urías – CUP Member Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I’m a corporate attorney that focuses on Latin America and Private Equity at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Growing up in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, I knew from an early age that I had a talent for math and finance. With uncanny certainty, I decidedread more
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Tamara T. Gregory – CUP Member in LA

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am currently working as a TV Executive at BET Networks which is pretty much like being a Film Executive (which I did for many many years at Disney ) only the scripts are shorter but the work is equally asread more
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Jean-Rene Zetrenne – Leadership Board Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I’ve spent the majority of my career working in the Human Resources and Talent functions of organizations. Currently, I am Chief Talent Officer of North America for a global advertising, marketing and public relations agency called Ogilvy & Mather. Throughout myread more
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Bonnie Wallace – ELP Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I’m a Product Manager for Wells Fargo, currently focused on Auto financing including purchase, re-finance, and auto-equity. I joined the financial services industry on the recommendation of a Regional Banking President who thought that my experience in the areas of totalread more
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Jackeline Montalvo – CUP Fellow Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am the Director of Marketing & Communications for Ballet Hispanico, the nation’s first and oldest Latino dance organization, founded in 1970. I am responsible for developing and implementing marketing, sales, institutional branding, and audience development strategies for the organization’s professionalread more
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College and Community Fellowship – Non Profit Partner Spotlight

What is your mission? College and Community Fellowship is dedicated to assisting women who have criminal convictions achieve college and graduate school degrees as a critical step in their transition to fully-contributing members of society. CCF offers academic assistance, leadership opportunities, and peer and community support to women who are committed to maximizing their potential through education. What makes your organizationread more
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Felton Newell – CUP in LA Member Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am a trial attorney at a boutique business litigation law firm in downtown Los Angeles.  I knew I wanted to be an attorney as a child because I had a sense that attorneys were able to make things happen.  Inread more
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Amy Betz – ELP Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I manage the relationship with large advertising agencies regarding their use of Nielsen’s digital ad effectiveness solutions. I have spent my career in media and advertising , mostly in traditional media planning & research software sales. With the advent of newread more
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Derrick Phillip – Leadership Board Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field?  I currently manage The Economist Group’s custom content sales within the consulting and healthcare industries. After 12 years in advertising sales and marketing I intentionally pursued this role based on the growing importance of content marketing in advertising arena. What isread more
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Funmi Afonja – CUP Fellow Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I began my career as a credit analyst and over the years built on it at various financial service firms. At Standard and Poor’s, I leverage my credit and underwriting skills as a Director in the commodities team, focused on metalsread more
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