Tasha Burks is the CEO of T. Burks & Associates, an executive recruiting firm based in Charlotte, NC and the Founder of goHIRE University. Over the last decade, this savvy CEO has built relationships across the U.S. while knocking down barriers for women in male-dominated industries, introducing diversity in the workplace and now preparing college graduates for success after college.
Over the course of her career, Tasha has been broadly recognized and featured in several publications.
Fondly known for her energetic and applause-worthy, real-life and real talk workshops, she’s sure to have students, professionals and entrepreneurs alike, not only see the bar but to BREAK the bar.
Michelle Horton has spent over a decade in corporate America developing marketing strategies for leading brands. In addition to her current function as President for the goHIRE University program, Michelle also serves as the Director of Experiential Learning & Leadership Development at Wake Forest University’s school of Business.
Over the course of her career, Michelle has been widely recognized for her entrepreneurial leadership and accomplishments. Accolades include UNCF Maya Angelou Women Who Lead honoree, Playing for Others’ Night of Gratitude honoree as well as many more features in several publications.
As a known public speaking powerhouse facilitator and content creator, Michelle, is sure to leave students challenged inside the classroom and out.