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Former industrial engineer Mike Muse is the co-founder of Muse Recordings, an innovative New York–based record label. In addition to running Muse Recordings, Mike acts as a guest commentator on the business of music, pop culture, and politics at some of the highest-rated urban radio stations in the country and is a guest lecturer at institutions including Columbia University, Berklee College of Music, and the Wharton School of Business. He is the recipient of numerous honors, including a Distinguished Fellowship from the National Association of Television Programming Executives. Mike has been featured on the cover of both Crain’s magazine and NV magazine’s “Movers and Shakers” issue... Read More t

Anne Lynam Goddard is president and CEO of ChildFund International, a global child development organization that has reached 18.1 million children and family members in 30 countries. For over 20 years, Anne served in a variety of roles in international development in Kenya, Somalia, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Egypt. After moving to Richmond in 2007, she became the first woman to serve as chair of the Forum Club and has also served on the board of directors of the Richmond Forum. A frequent contributor to the Huffington Post and other national media outlets, she was named by Virginia Lawyers Media the “Most Influential Woman of Virginia” in 2011... Read More t

Reggie Gordon, CEO of the American Red Cross - Eastern Virginia Region, has served in the nonprofit sector since receiving his law degree from Howard University School of Law. His career includes the role of executive director of the United Way’s Homeward program aiming to prevent, reduce, and end homelessness in his hometown of Richmond and executive director of the William Byrd Community House whose mission is to help families in need transform their lives and build self-sufficiency. Also, he co-founded the Ujima Legacy Fund, a giving circle created by civic-minded African American men to have a greater philanthropic impact in the Richmond community... Read More t