Senior Manager of Learning and Development, Riot Games
Dr. Brandon A. Roberson is a scholar, educator, learning professional, and leader. After graduating from the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Roberson used his skills as a classical and jazz musician to establish a school music program in South Los Angeles. He later devoted his career to supporting college access and completion in non-profit and collegiate environments. His contributions to higher education are marked by his doctoral studies on the impact of community college honors programs on minoritized students, resulting in an earned doctorate from the University of Southern California. Beyond his contributions to academia, Dr. Roberson has adapted his subject matter expertise in learning to the corporate environment. He currently uses his skills as an educator and leader to support the ongoing learning and strategic development of over 1000 senior leaders and managers, globally, as the Senior Manager of L&D at Riot Games.