Breakfast Keynote - Libby Sartain 

Libby Sartain, SHRM-SCP 
is a passionate human resources professional with more than 40 years of experience. She has co-authored several books on organizational culture, talent management, branding, and HR strategy.  As chief human resources officer at Yahoo! and at Southwest Airlines, she changed the face of both companies during periods of profound transformation. During her tenure, both organizations were ranked among Fortune magazine’s “Best Places to Work.”  In her current role, Libby serves as an independent advisor to companies on HR issues and is a frequent public speaker sharing insights from her HR leadership and management experience at companies in technology, transportation and manufacturing. 

Libby serves as Vice Chair of the Board of AARP, an organization of nearly 38 million members aged 50 and over.  She also serves as Chair of AARP’s Member and Social Impact Committee and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion of people over 50 in the workforce.  Libby also serves on the Boards of ManpowerGroup and Shutterfly.  She was formerly a board member of Peets Coffee and Tea. She is a long-time member of SHRM, where she chaired the SHRM Board and is the Chair-Elect of the SHRM Foundation Board.

Libby Sartain will be presenting the following session:
Loyalty Redefined: Adapting to the New World of Work
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Luncheon Keynote - Gay Gaddis 

Gay Gaddis is founder and CEO of T3. Opened in 1989, T3 is one of the largest independent woman-owned advertising agencies in the country, with more than 200 employees nationwide and a growing roster of Fortune 200 clients. T3 is rated as a top innovation agency by a leading market research company. Gay is a proud mother of three and also the co-owner of the legendary Double Heart Ranch, a 900-acre working ranch in the historic Texas Hill Country. She has received numerous awards and honors including Fast Company’s “Top 25 Women Business Builders” and Inc. Magazine’s “Top 10 Entrepreneurs of the Year.” She is a regular contributor to Forbes and Fortune.

Ranked as a top innovation agency, T3 helps clients build Useful Brands™. Founded in 1989, it is one of the largest independent agencies in the country. T3 supports clients including Allstate, UPS, 7-Eleven, Capital One, Pizza Hut, and Staples from offices in Austin, New York, San Francisco, and Atlanta.

Gay Gaddis will be presenting the following session:

Harness Your Capabilities, Wield Your Power, Advance Your Profession
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