Get To Know Our Team

Board Of Directors

Advising the future of LifeHikes 

LifeHikes Leadership Team

Building lifelong learning opportunities for organizations and individuals

Coalition Advisory Team

The Coalition is a group of global influencers from a variety of companies and industries who love learning and are ideating, advising, and supporting the future direction of LifeHikes.

Mona Aboelnaga

Managing Partner, K6 INVESTMENTS LLC

Vanessa Akhtar

Director, Kotter

Alexandra Aleskovsky

President & Founder, DigitalShop

Lisa Anastos

General Counsel, EDIFECS​

Marc Andersen

Partner, Ernst & Young

Mallory Anhouse

Principal, Knickerbocker Talent Inc.

Ed Arcinue

Chief Sales Officer, LifeHikes

Greg Arnold

Vice President of Engineering, LinkedIn

Nadim Atalla

Project Manager, Agritecture

James Austin

Coastal Engineer, APTIM

Mark Avnet

Founder, Converging Arts LLC

Anis Baig

Head of Talent Acquisition & People Analytics, massmutual

Tim Bakke

Content Lead, Microsoft

Katie Ballay


Chuck Bean​

Executive Director, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments

Singleton Beato

Chief Diversity & Engagement Officer, McCann Worldgroup

Eileen Benwitt

Executive Vice President, Chief Talent Officer, Horizon Media

Kurt Bettenhausen​

Previous Senior Vice President, Siemens

Dave Blackshaw

Partner, The Exetor Group

Koen Bogers

Chief Executive Officer & Member Executive Board, Stedin

Lynne Borthwick

Executive Vice President & Chief People Officer, ERT

Andreas Bosnjak

Human Resources Director Europe North, Schindler Group

Shannon Brayton

Partner & Chief Marketing Officer, Bessemer Venture Partners

Danielle Bromberg

Client Engagement & Marketing Analyst, Goldman Sachs

Dwight Brown

Director, Vehicle & Propulsion Portfolio Planning, General Motors

Carolyn Buck-Luce

Managing Partner, Imaginal Labs

Steve Buffone

FounDer, Kenilworth Advisors

Rosana Butron

Senior Manager Talent Development (Global), DP World

Mike Smith

Co-Founder & General Partner, Footwork

Ian Cameron

Former Executive Producer, ABC news

Ben Carpenter

Assistant Vice President, American Arbitration Association

Lisa Carraway

Senior Director, Internal Communications, Qlik

Chris Cerf

President, Montclair Education Partners

Sara Chapman

Head of Executive Intelligence & Messaging, Amazon Web Services

Marcella Cheung

Strategic Account Director, linkedin

John Cohn

IBM Fellow - MIT-IBM Watson, Lab at IBM

Theresa Cole

Senior Leadership Development Consultant, IBM

Colin Cunningham

Director - Global Institutional Distribution, Irish Life Investment Managers

Michelle Desaulniers

People & Culture, World Economic Forum USA

Ben Deutsch

Former Vice President of Corporate Communications, The Coca-Cola Company

Sarah Devereaux

Marketing & Customer Success, Murmur

Sam Dickinson

Head of Behavioural Innovation, Google

Steve Douglas

Senior Vice President of Field Service, Siemens Energy

Sarah Dunmore

Talent Management & Development Leader, Marsh McLennan

Betty Edwards

President, Edwards Education Solutions, LLC

Leo Ehrline

Executive Vice President, Brooklyn Nets - Barclays Center

Marcel Eisma

Senior Director of Sales Enablement, Proofpoint

David Embry

CEO, Mylo - A Lockton Company

Larry Emond

Managing Director, Gallup

Jenny Eng

Senior Manager, Global Learning, Growth & Experiences, VMLY&R

Ken Estabrook

Manager, Training & Education, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Rob Evans


David Fizdale

NBA Head Coach

Paul Fleming

Director, Autodesk

Tom Floyd

Founder, Flouracity

Kelly Flynn

Senior Vice President, Video Production & Programming, SiriusXM

Steven Forte

New Jersey School Superintendent

Niamh Gallagher

Learning and Development Manager, Fenergo

Lauryn Gordon

Senior Manager, Global Talent Insights & Organizational Effectiveness, Dentsply Sirona

Charlie Guevara

Vice President of Sales, Albert

Justin Halim

Expert Partner, APAC Digital Marketing & E-Commerce Practice Head, Bain & Company

Denise Harlan

Senior Director of Worldwide Sales Enablement, Proofpoint

Sonia Hassan

Senior Editor, GSW

Amy Hayes

Vice Preseident of Global Learning & Development, Meta

Andreas Helget

President & Chief Executive Officer, Yokogawa Europe

Jack Ho

Vice President of Learning & Development, DBS Bank

Bill Hoogterp

Founder & Chief executive officer, LifeHikes

Ehsan Hoque

Associate Professor of Computer Science, University of Rochester

Kit Hughes

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, Look Listen

Meredith Ian

Head of Global Sales Training, Spotify

Sylvia Imm

Director of National Accounts, Kimberly-Clark Professional

Mimi Ito

Director, Connected Learning Lab

Joyce "JJ" Jelks

Head of People & Culture, Wieden + Kennedy NYC

David Kahn

Vice President of National Client Solutions Team Leader, Clear Channel Outdoor

Lisa Kahn

Head of Sponsorships & Partnerships, Goldman Sachs

Lisa Katayama

Principal, SYPartners

Elitsa Kateva

Group Lead of Global Marketing & Communications, Linde Engineering

Shelby Lee Keefer

Digital Upskilling Learning Strategist, ProEdge

Ken Kent

Director of Removable Prosthodontics, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

Khalid Khadim

Manager of Talent Management, Telecommunications & Digital Government Regulatory Authority

Charlie Kim

Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer, Next Jump

Janina Kugel

former director of human resources, siemens

Carlos Lamadrid

Director Of Development, U.S. Ski & Snowboard

Karina Lapyko

People Operations Partner, Horizon Media

Mike Lebowitz

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Big Spaceship

Aileen Lee

Founder & Managing Partner, Cowboy Ventures

Harry Lin

Senior Principal Scientist, Novartis Institutes

Steve Lucey

Head of Global Enablement, Meta

Berry Lumpkins

VP of Leadership & Talent Development, DP World

Nandani Lynton

VP of organizational growth, Siemens Energy

Qing Ma

Head of HR, Siemens China

Sigurbjorg Magnusdottir

Head of Training & Development, Dominos

Rob McEwen

Chief Owner, McEwen Mining Inc

Cherita McIntye

Senior Director of Talent Mgmt & Development, ESPN

Jim McKinley

Director of Global Sales Enablement, Proofpoint

James McPherson

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Vision and Destiny Group

Bobby Meneses

Director of Open Connect Deployment, Netflix

Meghan Messenger

Co-CEO, NextJump

Salim Mitha

Co-Founder, Powerhouse Capital

Bill Moran

Retired Four-Star Naval Officer

Laura Moraros

Global Head, of GMS Learning & Enablement, Meta

Gus Murad

Global Head of Sales Enablement for Twitch Advertising @ Amazon

Donna Murdoch

Principal, Relevancy Works

Maggie Murphy

VP of A&E Programming, Audible

Jim Mustacchia

Owner, Capability Development Alliance

Mohamed Nanabhay

Deputy CEO , Media Development Investment Fund

Eric Nentrup

Freelance, Education Strategy & Storytelling

Beth Nickels

Chief Financial Officer, Herman Miller, Inc. & President, HermanMiller Healthcare

Marla Noble

Global Head, Learning & Development, Carrier Corporation

Sean O'Connor

Corporate Director, Navy & Marine Corps Program, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Michele O'Leary

Director, RWJBarnabas Health SBMC/ACC

Chris Osgood

Previous Senior Vice President of Sales, Iheartmedia

Chiara Pace

Head of Individual, Digital & Public Giving, UN Women

Christi Pedra

Senior Executive & Commercial Leader, Cardinal Health

Juan Carlos Perez

General Manager Commercial Excellence, Shell

Ana Pinzon

Learning Expert, Bosch

Jodi Rabinowitz

head of Talent & organizational development, zoom video communications

Jyoti Rai

Managing Director of Global Human Resources, Moody's Corportion

Courtney Reed

Executive Assistant to VP of Talent & Culture, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Bill Reynolds

Chief Network Engineer, AT&T

Jon Rhoades

Head of HR, MMC Technology, Marsh McLennan Companies, Inc.

Fernando Rivero

Director de Inversion, Twin Peaks Capital

Juan Carlos Rivero

Founder, Epsilon Advisors

Mike Rooney

Director, Sales Learning & Development, Peloton Interactive

Laurie Rosenfield

Global Chief People Officer, Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Jason Rzepka

President & Founder, WRIT LARGE

Shuva Saha

Previous Director of EMEA Customer Programmes, Google

Tim Scanlan

Vice President Sports Broadcast & Media, Octagon

Martin Schultz

Chief Operating Officer, Pro Unlimited

Judy Schwartz

Senior Director, Sales Learning & Development, Yahoo

Chris Servello

Founder, Provision Advisors

Anna Seubert

Manager of People & Leadership, Siemens Healthineers

Kim Sharan

Board Member, TIAA

David Simas

CEO, Obama Foundation

KC Simmons

Senior Manager, Sony PlayStation

Amy-Lee Simon

Head of Scaled Sales Enablement, Global Partnerships, Google

Justin Slaten

Chief Information Officer, Venbrook Companies

Dan Smart

Global Manger of Professional Development, BCG Digital Ventures

Dario Spina

CMO, Velocity at ViacomCBS

Andrew Stern

Leadership & Organizational Development, Squarespace

Penelope Sur

VP of Talent, Dick's Sporting Goods

Shauna Switzer

Office of the mayor of New york city

Sue Taggart

Owner, ADinfinitum

Angelito Tan

Founder & CEO, RTG Consulting Group

Patti Thurston

VP of Efficacy, The Designory

John Tien

Retired Colonel, United States Army

Sallyann Tingle

Head of Sales Education, Twitch @ Amazon

Ritu Trivedi

Executive Director, Mindshare

Maggie Tuohy

CPO/VP Product Management, PeopleReady

Malcolm Turner

Head of Corporate Development & Strategy, DraftKings

Matthew Van den Brandon

Talent Development Manager, EMEA Kinesso

Chris Varelas

Founding Partner, Riverwood Capital

Rafi Venturini

Global Leader for Management Development, IBM

Jonas Vrany

Previous Sales Executive, Google

Pat Wadors

Chief People Officer, Procore Technologies

Paula Weiner

President & Founder, Weiner & Associates

Maria White

Vice President of Sales Enablement, Twilio

Lizzie Widhlem

SVP Ad Innovation & B2B Marketing, SXM Media

Alexia Williams

Culture & Development Manager, Siemens

Jessica Wilson-Jones

Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State

Achim Wolter

Head of People & Organisational Development at Baloise Group

Jon Ye

HR Director, Alibaba Global Regional HR

Kat Yeager

Senior Learning Consultant (Sales Skills), Microsoft

Annie Yu

SVP Ad Innovation & B2B Marketing, SXM Media

Joseph Zarejko

Staff Accountant, Abrams & McKeever LLC

Qun Zhao

Partner, Meizhi tec