Marc H. Morial

Marc H. Morial
President and CEO
National Urban League
Marc Morial, who has been described as one of the few national leaders to possess “street smarts”, and “boardroom savvy”, is the current President and CEO of the National Urban League, the nation’s largest historic civil rights and urban advocacy organization.

He served as the highly successful and popular Mayor of New Orleans as well as the President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. He previously was a Louisiana State Senator, and was a lawyer in New Orleans with an active, high profile practice.

He is a leading voice on the national stage in the battle for jobs, education, housing and voting rights equity.

A graduate of Georgetown University Law Center, and the University of Pennsylvania, he has been recognized as one of the 100 most influential Black Americans by Ebony Magazine, one of the top 50 Non Profit Leaders by the Non Profit Times, one of the 100 Most Influential Black Lawyers in America and he has also been inducted into the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame in Atlanta, GA.

Speaking in:

January 17
10:45 am11:30 am
Special Events Hall, Level 1, The FQ Equality Lounge

Join acclaimed entrepreneur, leader, and educator James Rhee as he speaks with Marc Morial, CEO National Urban League, and Frida Polli, Founder and CEO of Pymetrics, about the future of intersection of business, technology, ethics, fairness, and policy. Learn how diversity in our economy and workplace is an asset for both businesses and their employees, in its capacity to foster innovation,… Read more