Tiffany Shlain is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, founder of The Webby Awards, and co-founder of two global initiatives, Character Day and 50/50 Day--unified days of film and discussion about important issues shaping our lives that unite over 100,000 live events. Character Day explores the science of character and 50/50 Day focuses on gender equity. Tiffany’s films and work have received over 80 awards and distinctions including premieres at The Sundance Film Festival and being selected by The US State Department to use her films to represent America around the world. Tiffany is a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute and was recently selected by the Albert Einstein Foundation for their new book Genius100.
Alisha, 2015 HERlead Fellow, Grantee, and Global Delegate, and 2017 HERlead Ambassador, is passionate about human rights and youth. Her HERlead Project, Kids First Project, is now a 501(c)3 that brings educational and recreational programs to youth experiencing homelessness in Portland, OR. With over 280 volunteers, Kids First Project annually serves 500 families at 8 different locations. The mission of Kids First Project is to allow each child to reach their full potential, ultimately working to break the generational cycle of poverty