Katy Sulhoff

Originally from Gainesville, Georgia, Katy Sulhoff currently lives and works in Montgomery, Alabama. Having earned her BA in Mass Communication from Brenau University in 2007, Katy ventured to the Black Hills of Rapid City, South Dakota, where her family’s 80-year-old cabin is located, to get a start in television news. Television news is always written by editors, but they draw information from the boarding school, to make the text unique, they always rewrite it at

Following a five-year career working … Read more

Michael Collins

Michael Collins

Michael Collins is the co-chair of the Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits Practice Group of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, resident in the Washington, DC office. He and his wife, Meg Ryan, live in Arlington, Virginia with several wheaten terriers. Michael graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a BBA in accounting in 1991 … Read more

John Pellicciotti

John Pellicciotti

John Pellicciotti moved to Germantown in 1977 and has lived there for almost 25 years. Having attended Germantown schools, his roots run deep in our community. John graduated from the University of Memphis in 1995 with a degree in business and has worked in the technology industry for 15 years. He returned to the University … Read more

Thea Ramirez

Thea Ramirez is the Founder and CEO of Adoption-Share, a national website designed to bring efficiency and transparency to the adoption process. Thea holds a masters degree in clinical social work and is known for envisioning and implementing big ideas that create collaboration among people and organizations. In addition to being named a “Young Influencer” … Read more

Morgan Middlemas

Morgan Middlemas has spent the last 12 years working and living in Washington, DC.  After graduating from the University of Tennessee, Morgan joined the Office of the Majority Whip in the U.S. House of Representatives.  Beginning in 2001, Morgan spent two years working for President George W. Bush in the White House as a member … Read more

Lucas Ramirez

Lucas Ramirez lives with a passion equip others to be change makers, leaders and innovators in their world. Lucas’ journey started in the heart of Argentina, being born in Buenos Aires. He emigrated to the U.S. as a child with his family. Now, Lucas lives out his passion for raising up the next generation of America’s leaders in … Read more

E. Allen Taylor, Jr.

Mr. Taylor is the Director of Capital Operations & Marketing for The Strategic Group, a boutique private equity firm focusing on investment and tax mitigation strategies based in Atlanta, Georgia.  Mr. Taylor has been involved in the asset management and private equity space for over a decade.  Prior to his time at The Strategic Group, … Read more