Catherine Chen

Catherine Chen

Catherine Chen is the CEO of Polaris, a leading anti-trafficking organization in the United States. She is a veteran anti-trafficking strategist who has spent nearly two decades building innovative social justice programs to address the systemic failures and inequities that are at the root of sex and labor trafficking. As a first generation Chinese-American, Catherine […]

Ernie Allen

Ernie Allen

Ernie Allen is a global expert on the digital economy; the dark side of the internet; public-private partnerships and child protection including the issues of child abduction, sexual exploitation, sexual violence, human trafficking and modern slavery. He frequently speaks to global audiences on these issues and serves as an advisor to governments, law enforcement, technology […]

Letty Ashworth

Letty Ashworth

Letty Ashworth is the director of global community affairs for Delta Air Lines. In this role, she is a key leader in Delta’s global strategy to develop an efficient, effective, and diverse workforce that reflects the rapidly changing demographics of an increasingly interconnected world. She works closely with various Delta business units on recruiting efforts […]

Charlie Black

Charlie Black

Charles R. Black is Chairman of Prime Policy Group, and was the founder of the firm’s predecessor, BKSH & Associates Worldwide. Charlie is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading public affairs professionals. Serving as a principal legislative and public affairs advisor to several Fortune 500 companies and trade associations, he also leads Prime […]

Holly Austin Gibbs

Holly Austin Gibbs

Holly is a survivor of child sex trafficking and an activist against all forms of human trafficking and exploitation. Holly has testified before Congress and consulted for numerous organizations, including the Office for Victims of Crime, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, and the AMBER Alert program. She is requested on a regular […]

Nick Grono

Nick Grono

Nick Grono was appointed as the inaugural CEO of the Freedom Fund in January 2014. The Fund is an ambitious effort to mobilize the knowledge, capital and will needed to end modern slavery. In its first four years of operation the Freedom Fund has worked with some 100 frontline partners around the world to directly […]

Caroline Haughey

Caroline Haughey

Caroline Haughey is a Criminal Barrister in independent practice in England and Wales. She both prosecutes and defends the most serious criminal offending and has earned a reputation for dealing with cases concerning novel areas of law and large criminal networks. Having prosecuted the first cases of modern slavery in Britain, she was invited to […]

Swanee Hunt

Swanee Hunt

Swanee Hunt’s mission is to achieve gender parity, especially as a means to end war and rebuild societies, as well as to alleviate poverty and other human suffering. At Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, Hunt is the Eleanor Roosevelt Lecturer in Public Policy. In 1997, she founded the Women and Public Policy Program, a research […]

Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher

Co-Founder of Thorn, Ashton Kutcher is an actor, entrepreneur, tech investor and philanthropist – focused on using technology to affect positive changes in the world. The goal of Thorn: Digital Defenders of Children, is to drive technology innovation to fight the sexual exploitation of children (www.wearethorn.org).In 2010 Time Magazine named Kutcher among their Top 100 […]

Jane Mosbacher Morris

Jane Mosbacher Morris

Jane Mosbacher Morris is the Founder and CEO of TO THE MARKET, a company that connects businesses and consumers to ethically made products from around the world. She previously served as the Director of Humanitarian Action for the McCain Institute for International Leadership. Prior to joining the Institute, she worked in the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and in the Secretary’s Office […]

Marilyn Carlson Nelson

Marilyn Carlson Nelson

Marilyn Carlson Nelson is former chairman and CEO of Carlson, a global travel and hospitality company headquartered in Minneapolis, which includes Radisson Blu, Radisson Red, Park Plaza, Park Inn, Country Inns & Suites and Carlson Wagonlit Travel. Nelson has appeared on the Forbes magazine list as one of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women,” and […]

Randy Newcomb

Randy Newcomb

As President and CEO, Randy Newcomb leads all aspects of Humanity United’s strategic planning, development, and operations. He works closely with the organization’s founders and Board of Trustees to ensure that HU achieves its long-term mission and strategic objectives. Prior to joining HU, Randy was a Vice President of Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm, […]