Panel Discussion

The Stories & Storytellers We Need Now

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The Stories & Storytellers We Need Now

Dr. Sheila Robinson is the Owner and Publisher of Diversity Woman Magazine; Snigdha Sur is the Founder & CEO of The Juggernaut; Carla Santiago is the founder of STORi.Digital; and Afrika Bell Kathuria is the Founder of ABK Creates. Join these fantastic leaders for a discussion on how storytelling is one of the most important tools to lift us into better futures.

Meet The Speakers

Carla Vionette Santiago
Carla Vionette Santiago

Carla is the founder of STORi Digital, an AI-backed partnerships discovery tool. She previously held roles at United Entertainment Group and CAA. Carla is also the founder of CoffeeXChange, a peer-to-peer program that commits executives of color to each other’s projects.

Snigdha Sur
Snigdha Sur

Snigdha Sur is the Founder & CEO of The Juggernaut. She has worked at McKinsey and advised BuzzFeed, Quartz, Amazon Studios, Scroll.in, and Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine. She got her MBA at Harvard and BA in Economics & South Asian Studies at Yale and spent five months coding in Ruby and Javascript at Flatiron School.

Afrika Bell Kathuria
Afrika Bell Kathuria

Afrika is the founder of ABK Creates, a Creative Studio specializing in documentary film projects and special event productions. Previously, Afrika served as a Field Producer for C-SPAN and Legislative Assistant for Arts and Entertainment for the U.S. House of Representatives.

Dr. Sheila Robinson
Dr. Sheila Robinson

Dr. Sheila Robinson is Owner and Publisher of Diversity Woman Magazine, a professional business magazine for women leaders, executives and entrepreneurs of all races, cultures and backgrounds. Dr. Robinson is a former Marketing Director with the textiles division of global chemical giant DuPont, where she traveled throughout the U.S. and abroad tracking apparel trends displayed at industry events.