National Executive Leadership Academy

Get to know the 2023 Cohort.

Douglas Blanchard

Former Assistant Dean, AB Freeman School of Business
Tulane University (LA)

Alina Butler

Head of Global Diversity & Inclusion
Wabtec Corporation (TX)

Stephan Coleman

Market Managing Director, Assets

Faith Cooper

Regional Director, Southern Border
International Rescue Committee (VA)

Jean Denis

Vice President, IT - Services & Customer Experience
Wabtec Corporation (PA)

Adaora Emembolu

Human Resources Director, Benefits 
Giant Eagle (FL)

Darrell Farewell

Executive Director, Finance & Administration
Wake Forest University School of Business (NC)

Juliet Igboanusi

Innovation Alliance Manager (Energy Efficiency), North America
Covestro, LLC (TX)

Melonie Jackson

VP, Human Resources

Michael Keeler

District Managing Director
FedEx Ground (TX)

Zak Koné

Capital Investment Portfolio Management, Director, North America
Covestro LLC. (TX)

Chymeka Olfonse

Managing Director, Adults and Household Supports Robin Hood Foundation (NY)

Oluwatosin (Tosin) Otulana

Head of Procurement, New Programs
BAE Systems (TX)

Darren Pagan

Managing Director 
FedEx Ground (NJ)

Raquel Ettrick Thompson

Managing Director, Divisional Global Head of Technology, Cyber Risk Management & Third Party Governance
BNY Mellon (NJ)

Derek Williams

Vice President, Key Accounts Serving Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway 
Wabtec Corporation (TX)

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