Black College Expo Atlanta/Miami

March 5, 2021 | Eastern Standard Time (UTC/GMT -5)


Starting Your Journey

Fri, Mar 5 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm EST

A journey is multi-directional, learn how our speakers navigated the twists and turns to reach their current destination. They will share personal anecdotes about their educational and career backgrounds to inspire you in shaping your own journey.

Maxine Crooks, VP, Talent Development, ABC Owned Television Stations
Michael P. JenkinsSr Systems Reliability Engineer, Disney Technology Solutions & Services
Karessa BowensAssociate Experience Designer, ILMxLAB
Carón Williams, Creative Executive, Walt Disney Animation Studios
Erika Becerra, Recruiter, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Charting Your Course: A Former Disney Intern Panel

Fri, Mar 5 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST

From Disney Interns to their professional roles, this group of trailblazers will share how they continued their Disney stories. Join us to learn more about internships and to hear practical advice on how to make the most of the mentorship opportunities that await you.

Sean Muriithi, Fix Animator, Pixar
Shala MurrayProduction Assistant, ESPN NEXT
Shannon WilliamsSoftware Engineer, Disney Streaming Tech
Jordan RogersFranchise Creative Content Coordinator, Marvel
Lauren GorskiTalent Acquisition Coordinator, Lucasfilm

Resume Workshop with Disney Recruiters

Fri, Mar 5 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Learn tips and tricks on how to effectively tell your story on a resume. Join Disney Recruiters for insights, the dos, don’ts, and how to stand out when putting together your resume. 

Erika Becerra, Recruiter, Walt Disney Animation Studios
Yoshi Takamura, Campus Recruiter, The Walt Disney Company
Kendall Cervantes, Sr Recruiter, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products
Laura Holliday, Sr Recruiter, Lucasfilm

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