Investing in your career
Charlotte, NC
HR Workshop
The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte
March 28, 2019
HR Workshop Speaker - Tony Segreto

Tony Segreto

Ultimate Software, Liaison-Special Projects

Tony Segreto serves as Ultimate Software's liaison for special projects. In that role, he moderates events, expertly disseminates UltiPro information via videos, and evangelizes Ultimate's products and services to a wide audience. Previously, Tony spent 40 years as one of the most experienced and trusted anchors on South Florida television. He joined WTVJ in 1968 as an intern. During his tenure, he worked as a photographer, producer, reporter, and anchor for both sports and news. During his career, Mr. Segreto covered more than 20 Super Bowls, 2 Olympics, World Series, Stanley Cups, NBA finals, and National Championships. He has also interviewed two sitting presidents and political leaders from around the country. In 1995, he was honored by the South Florida chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with the prestigious Silver Circle Award, recognizing more than 25 years of excellence in broadcast journalism.

 
HR Workshop Speaker - Rhonda Curry

Rhonda Curry

Charlotte Hornets, Vice President, Human Resources

Rhonda Curry is in her first season with Hornets Sports & Entertainment after joining the organization as Vice President of Human Resources in October 2013. In this role, she oversees the department responsible for employee relations, recruiting, compensation, benefits, payroll and the internship program, as well as helping to define the company’s human resources policies and procedures and company culture. Curry brings over 16 years of experience in consumer product and service organizations to the organization. She most recently served as Director of Human Relations with Bimbo Bakeries USA, joining that company in November 2011 when it acquired Sara Lee. Curry, who had been with Sara Lee as Director of Human Resources since November 2007, played an integral role in the transition of Sara Lee’s employees following the acquisition. Prior to joining Sara Lee, Curry spent eight years with Pepsi Bottling Group. After starting with the company as Manager of Human Resources in 2000, she was promoted to Senior Manager of Diversity & Staffing in 2002 and later to Senior Manager of Human Resources in 2005. Curry is a 1996 graduate of Ohio University with bachelor’s degrees in management and organizational communication. She earned a master’s in human resource management from Widener University in 2003.

 
HR Workshop Speaker - Colin T. McLetchie

Colin T. McLetchie

Five Ways Forward, LLC, President

Because of his commitment to growth and development, Colin T. McLetchie transitioned in 2013 from his 25-year HR and organizational development career to fully dedicate himself to Five Ways Forward, a coaching and organizational consulting firm that partners with individuals, managers, executives, teams, and organizations to identify what success looks like and help them move forward to achieving that success. Colin graduated from Georgetown University’s Leadership Coaching program and is a Professional Certified Coach with the IICF. He has certifications in the MBTI, Lominger Voices 360 & Leadership Architect, EQ-i2.0 assessment, and is a Board-Certified Polarity Practitioner with the American Polarity Therapy Association. He believes in lives worth living, leaders worth following, and organizations worth being a part of, and seeks to embody compassionate challenge in helping people find their way forward.

 
HR Workshop Speaker - Sarah Levitt

Sarah Levitt

Sarah Levitt, Executive Coach & Motivational Speaker

A trusted and strategic guide to the c-suite, Sarah Levitt brings penetrating insight, wit, and more than 20 years of practical business experience to her work with CEOs, corporate executives of Fortune 1000 companies, and senior leadership teams. Sarah created The Making Magnificence Project®, an ongoing initiative, where she interviews successful leaders across different domains to capture their leadership journeys. Her new book, Magnificent Leadership, distills the essential elements of leadership success that she gleaned from those interviews. Sarah is sought as a keynote speaker for international conferences and leadership summits. A sampling of her engagements include: American Bankers Association, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Hewlett-Packard, BASF, National Association of CEOs, Oracle, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Ignite International Leadership Summit. Sarah is a columnist for The Financial Manager and was recruited to coach in the elite Executive MBA program at The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler business school. She is a member of the Society for the Advancement of Consulting, Harvard’s Institute of Coaching, and is one of only 84 global consultants inducted into the Million Dollar Consulting® Hall of Fame. She lives in Raleigh, NC.

 
HR Workshop Speaker - S. Abigail Littrell

S. Abigail Littrell

Ogletree Deakins, Associate

Sara Abigail ("Abby") Littrell is originally from Greensboro, North Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Political Science from Vanderbilt University. She earned her Juris Doctor from Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law where she graduated cum laude. After graduating from Campbell, she joined a multi-state civil litigation defense firm where she represented the interests of employers and insurance companies defending workers' compensation claims brought by employees.