Spring Executive Roundtable

2022 Speakers


Mark Bridgers

Mark Bridgers

Consultant


Mark Bridgers is a consultant to the design and construction industry and leads a Utility Vertical Market team. He works primarily with gas/electric utilities, power generators, pipeline companies, and energy companies to support the planning, design, and construction of capital assets. In addition, he frequently works with the service providers to these firms including overhead or pipeline contractors, industrial and mechanical contractors, engineering firms, and value-added material and equipment suppliers.

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Susan Fitzell

Susan Fitzell

International Speaker and Author


International speaker and author, Susan Fitzell, M.Ed., CSP has decades of experience working with education and business communities to maximize human potential in the learning & growth space.

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Val Grubb

Val Grubb

Executive Coach


As a keynote speaker, trainer and executive coach, Val helps companies grow their bottom line by elevating employees from tactical thinkers to strategic leaders. With extensive corporate experience including founding the Oxygen channel and InterActiveCorp (parent company to Expedia, Home Shopping Network and TicketMaster), and senior leadership roles in NBC Universal and Rolls-Royce, she can translate complex skills such as leadership, inspiring accountability and motivating others into actionable steps that resonate with new managers to senior executives. More information on Val.

Frank King

Frank King

Mental Health Comedian


Frank King, Suicide Prevention speaker and Trainer was a writer for The Tonight Show for 20 years. He’s fought a lifetime battle with Major Depressive Disorder and Chronic Suicidality, turning that long dark journey of the soul into 6 TEDx Talks and sharing his lifesaving insights on Mental Health Awareness with associations, corporations, and colleges. More information on Frank.

Kathi Kulesza

Kathi Kulesza

Leadership Expert


Kathi Kulesza uses her experience in the hospitality industry where she spent three decades in management, training, customer service, loyalty, marketing, and executive leadership, to inspire her clients and audiences to get out of their own way and lead with assertive confidence. Kathi has a Bachelors in Hotel Administration from UNLV, and she is a certified coach. More information on Kathi.

Brian Weeks, GTI

Brian Weeks

Senior Director, Business Development


Mr. Weeks has authored several papers on hydrogen infrastructure, LNG, and energy storage technologies for GTI’s client organizations. In his current role, Mr. Weeks manages technology demonstration projects for GTI, including those that address advanced fuel infrastructure systems for hydrogen, natural gas, and hybrid electric vehicles. He is a sought-after advisor on technical, market, and regulatory issues surrounding the introduction of emerging energy technologies – especially those involving hydrogen. More information on Brian.