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Rock Moment with Lynne Dozier

Lynne Dozier’s career in education and English language arts is impressive but what’s most striking is her life’s dedication to providing opportunities to students. For thirty years, Dozier taught English language arts, creative and practical writing, and Advanced Placement (AP) language and composition at Klein Forest High School in Klein Independent School District, Houston, Texas. […]

Rock Moment with Toby Lightman

American singer-songwriter Toby Lightman was unaware of her singing abilities until her high school years. She stunned her family and friends at her high school graduation with a solo of Simon & Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water” and, soon after, self-taught herself guitar. Lightman moved to New York after college, signed a deal with Lava Records, and released her […]

Rock Moment with Evan Regan-Levine

Evan Regan-Levine is The JBG Companies‘ Vice President of Investments, specializing in market research for urban and emerging areas. Prior to JBG, Regan-Levine refined his real estate strategy experience at Monday Properties and Jones Lang LaSalle. One could assume he was always on a commercial real estate path with such a specific resume. However, Regan-Levine had different plans […]

Rock Moment with Aaron Saunders

Aaron Saunders is CEO of Clearly Innovative, a minority-owned solutions provider that develops digital products, and Luma Lab – the company’s education arm that provides tech opportunities for DC’s underserved communities. Saunders is deeply connected to helping kids and young adults in DC’s overlooked neighborhoods find their path. “When people ask me for help with […]

Rock Moment with Aaron Pomerantz

Aaron Pomerantz has more than 20 years of experience in the corporate real estate industry spanning several international and national cities, including Moscow, New York and Washington, DC.  His globe trotting led him to his, now 20-year, art passion. In 1996, Pomerantz purchased his first painting while walking the streets of Prague. He saw a 1 […]

Rock Moment with Allen Gannett

Allen Gannett is an incredibly successful 25-year-old. He is CEO of TrackMaven and has raised approximately $26 million for his marketing analytics platform since the company was founded in 2012. Gannett’s bar is set high, much higher than the typical 20-something. He shares with Wingate Hughes how he discerns a good idea from an idea that ROCKS. “There is […]