Mrs. Moore is the President of DEMO Consulting LLC. She is also the COO for both DEMO Global Institute and DEMO Customer Service Respresenative. She provides oversight for both businesses as relates to continue improvements and strategizing to meet our different demands. She also leads our Diversity and Inclusion division (Military, LGBTQ, etc.) as well as teaching, writing and supporting our training platform.
She has several degrees: Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling, Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership [All-But-Dissertation] and PhD in Counseling with a concentration in Advanced Studies in Human Behavior [Doctoral Student]. She is completing an Executive-MBA at the Jack Welch Management Institute to better understand the business on a C-Level point of view. Her background consists of a Lead Person, Quality Assurance, and last position was a Superviosry role. She has edited/authored several books/article relating to leadership such as: "Understanding the Supervisor Role in 11-Elements: The Moore Management Model" and "Leadership: The Moore Management Model." She is also the CEO of Changes of Love, Inc. Mrs. Moore is a LGBTQ Relationship Consultant and Speaker. The author of Changes of Love: Our Beginning Years and Changes of Love: Don't Ask Don't Tell.
She is happily married to Dr./Major Tonya D. Moore and they been together for over 18 years. They have 4 adult kids as well as two grandsons and a granddaughter. Mrs. Moore is a Military Spouse but she has also served in the United States Navy.
With over 10 years’ experience in operations management, Rachel enjoys working with organizations to help improve performance and growth through strategic process improvement and change management. Rachel currently is an Operations Area Manager with a Fortune 500 company, leading American e-commerce and cloud computing company, and oversees the Inventory Control and Quality Assurance Department. Some of her previous roles include Support Services Management with Laboratory Corporations of America and Medical Operations Management with TriWest Healthcare Alliance. Rachel played a vital role in the start-up of a new contract for TriWest Healthcare Alliance, developing initial systems and processes, as well as launching 11 facilities across the U.S.
Rachel has served 13+ years in the U.S. Air Force providing management support in Logistics, and currently serves as a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve as a Medical Operations and Intelligence Officer. She graduated with honors from the School of Business at Park University, with a B.S. in Healthcare Management. She also has a Digital Entrepreneurship MBA from Strayer University - Cheddar program with Jon Steinberg.
Rachel is married with 5 children and spends her free time with her family, attending children’s school activities, working out at the gym, attending networking social events, or listening to podcasts and reading. As a subject matter expert in operations management, Rachel has an aptitude for client handling, listening, strategic planning, business analysis, and team building. With her creativity, flexibility, and strong interpersonal skills, she has helped in the success of many organizations.
Dr. Powell is a certified public accountant with a PhD in Business Administration with a specialization in Advanced Accounting. Her work experience includes Taxation, Financial Statement Preparation, Budgeting, and Financial Planning/analysis in fortune 50 companies. Her teaching experience includes teaching undergraduate and graduate accounting courses and the Certified Public Accountant review course.
Below are a summary of Dr. Powell's experience in detail:
Directed and coordinated the annual budget process, established timelines, wrote budget procedures, determined cost allocations methods and created templates for budget preparation.
Prepared a 400 million-dollar corporate budget and corporate allocations.
Performed analysis and prepared financial reports for Executive Management committee review and approval.
Resolved ongoing issues relating to departmental budgets and allocations.
Prepared monthly Profit and Loss statement with supporting write-up.
Prepared monthly P&L Statement with supporting write-up and analysis and presented to senior management. Forecasted revenue and expenses for a 980 million dollar business unit and made recommendations and presented results to senior management.
Prepared monthly revenue analysis and presented results to management.
Prepared Ad Hoc Reports as requested by management.
Directed and coordinated the month end accounting process.
Balanced inter-company accounts and prepared consolidated Balance Sheet, Statement of Income, and Cash Flow.
Reconciled financial information detailing assets and liabilities.
Assisted with SEC reporting.
Attorney Heard has been practicing law for over 20 years in the areas of personal injury, criminal law, and various civil litigation matters. He is presently the owner of DeNorris A. Heard, PC which is boutique law firm that serves the Metro Atlanta area. He is Judge Pro Temp in the Dekalb County Juvenile Court since 2007. He is licensed to practice law in the Georgia Supreme Court, Georgia Court of Appeals, Northern District Court of Georgia, and the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals. He has been first chair in over 100 bench and jury trials. He has represented over 3, 500 people over the years. He has served as faculty and Campus Dean at Strayer University. He enhances his professional skills through many professional organizations. He has served as President of the Gwinnett County Minority Bar Association, member of the Dekalb Lawyers Association, and member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys . He was also involved in the The Pro Bono Project of the State Bar of Georgia and the Georgia Indigent Defense Council. In his commitment to community service, he is active in youth sports as a board member and commissioner in Tucker Youth Football Association. He is an active member in the Omega Psi Phi, Inc. Fraternity, Inc. and the Rotary Club. He is also a member of Second Mount Vernon Baptist Church. In addition, he is involved in High School Mock Trial teams and competition. He also has served on the Board of Visitors for Presbyterian College. Attorney Heard is a native of Tucker, Georgia. He was educated in the Dekalb County Public School system, and is a graduate of Presbyterian College where he lettered in football and track while receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. He furthered his education at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University where he received his Juris Doctor degree. Attorney Heard’s legal career began as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Michael C. Clark in the Gwinnett County Superior Court. Upon completion of his clerkship, Attorney Heard began his practice of law in the Atlanta-based Law Offices of DeNorris A. Heard, which soon merged to form Long & Heard, LLC, Attorneys at Law.
Nicole Bushrod is currently a Registered Nurse working for
Fulton County Board of Health in the Respiratory Surveillance unit as the subject matter expert in the nursing field she will provide the best qualified nursing staff to help meet the needs of your organization. The goal is assist your staff with recruiting qualified nurses to help meet your organizational staffing needs. Nicole started her own staffing agency in 2001 called Better Cost Management. Better Cost Management was responsible for the nursing staffing needs of Augusta State Medical Prison and Select Specialty Hospital.
She graduated from Dunbar Senior High School in Baltimore, MD in June 1989 as a licensed Emergency Medical Technician. She received her first Winston-Salem State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in May 2001. She then attended South University where she received her Bachelor Science Nursing degree in May 2010. She has completed her Master’s Degree in Public Health from Southern New Hampshire University February 2018.
Nicole has served 16 years in the military, 12 on active duty and the last 4 years in the Army Reserves. She entered the military as an enlisted soldier in 1990 reaching the rank of Sergeant. In 2010 she reentered the military and was commissioned as an officer, where she currently holds the rank of Captain. She is currently an Army Public Health Nurse working with the Civil Affairs office helping to provide medical coverage to soldiers deployed overseas.
Nicole was the program manager for Fort Benning Flu Prevention Program as well as the Program Manager for the Sexually Transmitted Infection program. Nicole has worked as a case manager for United Health Care and as Charge Nurse for Martin Army Community Hospital. Nicole is currently married to her wife Anthonette and living in Lithonia, Georgia.
Certified as a Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) and a Leadership Development and Succession Strategist (LDSS) each conferred through the Human Capital Institute. More than 12 years across varying industries as practitioner, consultant, and leader of HR and talent processes and teams used to assist organizations in inspiring, motivating, and developing employees. A proven HR and learning strategist experienced in aligning people, processes, and budgets to business goals and expectations. More than 15 years in different capacities leading teams and managing processes.
Areas of High Success Include:
Conceptualizing and Implementing HR, Learning, and Organizational Development Initiatives
Delivering Planned Leadership Development Solutions
Selecting and Managing Vendor Support Conceiving and Implementing Strategic Initiatives
Higher Education Administration and Teaching
Developing and Managing budgets
Society for Human Resource Management
Human Capital Institute
Talent Management Alliance
Dr. Blanson is Summa cum laude graduate and cyber-security Professor. She is knowledgeable in the theoretical concepts that formulate the foundation for defense-in-depth, including legal, regulations, investigations and compliance; physical and environmental security; telecommunications & network security; information security governance and risk management; software development security; security architecture and design; cryptography; access control; business continuity and disaster recovery planning and operations security.
She has successfully completed the ISC2 CISSP Training. She has a PhD in Information Technology with a specialization in Information Security. She also has a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Business Information systems.
A committed out of the box thinker and professor of life, Dr. Teresa (Dr. T) Wilburn brings a special brand of ingenuity and enthusiasm to her work as a professional educator and counselor. For nearly 30 years, Dr. T has dedicated her life to inspiring and equipping her students with the tools necessary to become the architects of their own success.
Growing in popularity as a speaker, Dr. T uses her innovative approach of interactive learning to empower and equip her students to expand their minds and broaden their thinking.
Her latest initiative, Middle School University provides Middle School parents with useful information about how to prepare their adolescents for college. Sessions focus on empowering parents/caregivers to become advocates in student learning and improve student outcomes that ultimately lead to overall academic success.
A native of Chicago but grew-up in Atlanta, Dr. T was raised by a strong quorum of hard-working women who expected nothing but the very best. The loving instruction from mother taught her how to live and laugh but attending Spelman College taught her how to embrace learning.
Dr. T holds a Bachelor’s degree from Spelman College, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from National Louis University, a Master’s in School Administration from Jones International University, and an Educational Specialist and Doctorate in Psychology from the University of Sarasota.
In addition to her roles as a public school counselor and college professor, Dr. T is has been a radio talk show host for 3 years on WAEC and is known as “The Educational Expert” in Atlanta. This seasoned educator is single and lives in Conyers, Ga.