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Connecticut
2/25/2016 Michio Kaku Theoretical Physicist / Author / Professor Greenwich
2/27/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Danbury
3/6/2016 Gary Shteyngart Award-Winning Author Westport
3/23/2016 John Medina Westport
4/7/2016 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Stamford
4/7/2016 Michael Kimmelman New York Times Art Critic Middletown
4/8/2016 Liz Seccuro Victim's Rights Activist Danbury
4/25/2016 Robert Putnam Bridgeport
5/5/2016 Joe Pantoliano Emmy Award-Winning Actor & Film Producer North Haven
6/7/2016 Liz Murray Hartford
6/9/2016 Eric Liu Author / Former Clinton Speechwriter / Creator,Guiding Lights Network Hartford
District of Columbia
2/12/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Washington
2/28/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Washington
5/23/2016 Dennis Snow Customer Service Expert Washington
6/13/2016 Larry Sabato Election Analyst and University Professor Washington
6/23/2016 Wes Moore Washington
9/14/2016 Daniel Altman Washington
9/26/2016 Gloria Borger Washington
9/26/2016 Mara Liasson Journalist Washington
Maine
5/10/2016 Anand Giridharadas Rockport
Massachusetts
2/22/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Boston
3/3/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Worcester
3/3/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Boston
3/4/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Springfield
3/30/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer North Dartmouth
4/6/2016 Ron Suskind Boston
4/9/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Boston
4/10/2016 Lonise Bias Inspirational Motivator Boston
4/11/2016 Tony Wagner Educator / Author Boston
4/11/2016 Stephen A. Smith Chestnut Hill
4/12/2016 Riley Crane Boston
4/14/2016 Steven Squyres Scientific Principal Investigator, Mars Exploration Rovers Woburn
5/5/2016 Steve Pemberton Boston
5/11/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Brookline
5/12/2016 John Prendergast African International Affairs Expert Cambridge
5/16/2016 Steve Pemberton Newton
6/8/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Beverly
6/14/2016 Frank Casey Boston
7/13/2016 Ron Suskind Mashpee
10/6/2016 Claude Steele Social Psychologist Amherst
11/1/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Longmeadow
11/16/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Boston
4/11/2017 Ron Suskind Holyoke
New Jersey
2/14/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Lawrenceville
2/26/2016 Lonise Bias Inspirational Motivator Atlantic City
3/17/2016 Temple Grandin Bridgewater
3/28/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer East Hanover
3/30/2016 Susan Packard Garden City
3/31/2016 The Meeting A fictional meeting of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. Jersey City
4/14/2016 Michio Kaku Theoretical Physicist / Author / Professor Newark
4/21/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Morristown
4/26/2016 Michael Patrick MacDonald Author of All Souls and Easter Rising Union
5/15/2016 Harry Belafonte New Brunswick
9/28/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Garden City
10/6/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Newark
10/9/2016 Peter Yarrow Musician / Activist Rockleigh
New York
2/23/2016 Steven Squyres Scientific Principal Investigator, Mars Exploration Rovers Ithaca
2/24/2016 John C. King Garden City
2/26/2016 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Clinton
2/29/2016 Marc H. Morial Rochester
3/3/2016 Frank Casey Buffalo
3/8/2016 Anita Hill Garden City
3/8/2016 Terry Savage Financial Authority New York
3/9/2016 Roya Hakakian Author / Poet / Documentary Filmmaker Rochester
3/10/2016 Anand Giridharadas Oswego
3/11/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Dobbs Ferry
3/16/2016 Wes Moore Rochester
3/24/2016 Wes Moore New York
4/12/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist New York
4/21/2016 Jay Mohr Comedienne / Actor / Motion Picture Star Buffalo
4/23/2016 Beverly Bond Rochester
4/28/2016 James McBride New York Times Best-Selling Author / Musician New York
4/29/2016 Juan Gonzalez Award-winning Journalist Albany
5/4/2016 Robert Ballard Deep Sea Explorer New York
5/14/2016 Ron Suskind Staatsburg
6/21/2016 Scott Hamilton New York
9/16/2016 Wes Moore Albany
9/21/2016 Wes Moore Poughkeepsie
9/29/2016 Vincent Felitti Principal Investigator, Adverse Childhood Experience Study Garden City
9/30/2016 Richard Dreyfuss Academy Award-Winning Actor Rochester
11/5/2016 Craig Karges Renowned Entertainer Amherst
5/7/2017 Carol Leifer Schenectady
9/17/2017 Bob Woodward Pulitzer Prize-winning Investigative Reporter Niskayuna
Pennsylvania
2/16/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Slippery Rock
2/16/2016 Judge Greg Mathis Civil Rights Activist / Television Personality Bloomsburg
2/17/2016 Diane Nash Civil Rights Activist Easton
2/25/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Philadelphia
2/25/2016 Hill Harper Actor/Author Shippensburg
3/10/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Pittsburgh
3/17/2016 In A Vision Ent. LLC f/s/o Iyanla Vanzant Millersville
4/7/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Bethlehem
4/13/2016 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Elizabethtown
4/14/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street York
4/26/2016 f/s/o Goldie Hawn Academy Award-Winning Actress Pittsburgh
4/27/2016 Greg Louganis Olympic Diver / Author Reading
5/16/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Farmington
6/21/2016 Steve Pemberton Philadelphia
9/8/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Plains Township
10/5/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Pittsburgh
10/6/2016 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Champion Basketball Player / Author / Actor Lancaster
10/19/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute Philadelphia
11/3/2016 Freeman Hrabowski President, University of Maryland, Baltimore Indiana
11/13/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Philadelphia
11/21/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Philadelphia
6/22/2017 Temple Grandin Erie
Vermont
8/11/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist S. Burlington
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Alabama
2/26/2016 Mick Cornett Auburn
2/29/2016 Stephen A. Smith Mobile
6/7/2016 Winston Groom Best-Selling Author of Forrest Gump Point Clear
8/26/2016 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Birmingham
10/4/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Normal
Arkansas
3/8/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality North Benton
3/10/2016 Guion S. Bluford First African American Astronaut Fayetteville,
10/6/2016 Kemba Smith Advocate / Public Speaker Conway
Delaware
2/25/2016 Julianne Malveaux Economist / Author / Commentator Newark
Florida
2/17/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Orlando
2/18/2016 Terry McMillan Best-Selling Author Jacksonville
2/25/2016 Judith Viorst Poet / Writer / Children's Author Stuart
2/25/2016 James McLurkin Roboticist / Inventor / Researcher / Teacher Pensacola
3/1/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Miami
3/4/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Fernandina Beach
3/7/2016 Kevin Nealon Hollywood
3/9/2016 Vashti McKenzie First Female Bishop of The African Methodist Episcopal Church Jacksonville
3/15/2016 Bill Nye Orlando
3/16/2016 Bill Nye Orlando
3/17/2016 Ralph Nader Presidential Candidate / Consumer Advocate Palm Beach
3/17/2016 Diana Nyad Orlando
3/31/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Vero Beach
4/4/2016 Peter Yarrow Musician / Activist St. Petersburg
4/6/2016 John C. King Aventura
4/8/2016 Diane Ravitch Orlando
4/13/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Orlando
4/19/2016 Ray Kurzweil Inventer / Entrepreneur / Futurist Miami Beach
4/28/2016 Steve Wozniak Co-Founder And Chief Technology Officer, Acquicor Technology, Inc. Orlando
4/29/2016 Winston Groom Best-Selling Author of Forrest Gump Panama City
5/5/2016 Susan Packard West Palm Beach
5/5/2016 Joe Theismann Davie
5/7/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Jacksonville
5/11/2016 Frank Casey Lakeland
5/11/2016 Howard Putnam Former CEO of Southwest Airlines Key Biscayne
5/12/2016 Judy Gold Tampa Bay
5/17/2016 Eric M. O'Neill Former FBI Agent / Subject of the Film, Breach Naples
5/17/2016 Zonya Foco America's Nutrition Leader Naples
5/19/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Tampa
5/20/2016 Jean Sherman Chatzky Tampa
5/21/2016 Lee Daniels Entertainment, Ltd. f/s/o Lee Daniels Filmmaker West Palm Beach
6/3/2016 Brad Meltzer Best-Selling Author Boca Raton
6/6/2016 Joe Scarborough Orlando
6/23/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician Miami Beach
8/29/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Orlando
8/31/2016 Wes Moore Orlando
10/19/2016 Marci Rossell Former CNBC Chief Economist / Co-Host of Squawk Box Bal Harbour
10/21/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute MIami
1/29/2017 Bill Bryson Best-Selling Author Vero Beach
3/30/2017 Alpana Singh Master Sommelier, Television Personality & Author Orlando
Georgia
3/29/2016 Johnnetta B. Cole President, Bennett College for Women / Chair, United Way of America Athens
3/29/2016 Tina McElroy Ansa Author Milledgeville
3/30/2016 David Eisenhower Historian / Biographer / Teacher Atlanta
4/7/2016 Pearl Cleage Playwright / Novelist Millegeville
4/10/2016 Shemar Moore Atlanta
5/2/2016 David Sousa Educational Consultant / Former School Superintendent Atlanta
6/15/2016 Salome Thomas-El Inspirational Teacher Young Harris
6/17/2016 Bridget Brennan Marketing Expert/Founder of Female Factor Atlanta
7/23/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Atlanta
10/24/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Atlanta
11/17/2016 Diane Ravitch Atlanta
Kentucky
2/26/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Louisville
3/21/2016 Yong Zhao Louisville
9/28/2016 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Louisville
Louisiana
5/12/2016 Wes Moore New Orleans
6/15/2016 Garry Kasparov New Orleans
6/16/2016 Thomas Kelley New Orleans
6/17/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician New Orleans
7/11/2016 Yong Zhao New Orleans
7/12/2016 Cheryl Brown Henderson Civil Rights Activist New Orleans
Maryland
2/13/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Baltimore
3/8/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer College Park
4/18/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Baltimore
5/4/2016 Steve Pemberton Baltimore
5/21/2016 Wes Moore Baltimore
6/22/2016 Crystal Kuykendall Educator / Attorney / Author Windsor Mill
10/13/2016 Kelly Corrigan Author / Breast Cancer Survivor Easton
11/15/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Baltimore
Mississippi
3/1/2016 Jasmine Guy University
3/12/2016 Ernie Hudson Tupelo
North Carolina
3/23/2016 Zonnie Gorman HISTORIAN / CONSULTANT / LECTURER Greenvville
3/23/2016 Nikki Giovanni Poet / Educator / Best-selling Author Charlotte
4/7/2016 Lucille O'Neal Charlotte
4/12/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Boone
4/16/2016 Viola Davis Raleigh
4/27/2016 Ashley Rhodes-Courter Greensboro
5/4/2016 Shooting Star, Inc. f/s/o Leeza Gibbons Emmy Nominated Journalist and Host Greenville
5/4/2016 Ashley Rhodes-Courter Raleigh
5/5/2016 Ernie Hudson Greensboro
5/11/2016 Ashley Rhodes-Courter Charlotte
8/5/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Charlotte
9/4/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Charlotte
11/2/2016 David & Julie Eisenhower Greensboro
Oklahoma
12/1/2016 Naomi Judd Oklahoma City
South Carolina
3/8/2016 Wes Moore Spartanburg
3/9/2016 Wes Moore Richland County
5/6/2016 Kathy Cronkite Mental Health Advocate Greenville
5/12/2016 Pearl Cleage Playwright / Novelist Columbia
6/22/2016 Steve Pemberton Myrtle Beach
9/13/2016 Geoff Colvin Greenville
Tennessee
2/23/2016 Spike Lee Filmmaker Memphis
2/25/2016 Diane Nash Civil Rights Activist Nashville
2/26/2016 Terrence Roberts One of the "Little Rock Nine" Knoxville
3/22/2016 Beverly Bond Nashville
4/14/2016 Christine Cashen Memphis
4/20/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Knoxville
6/13/2016 Neil Howe Authority on Generations in America Gatlinburg
10/6/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Collegedale
11/5/2016 Steve Pemberton Nashville
Texas
2/12/2016 Naj-Roc Inc. f/s/o Ben Vereen Midland
2/18/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician San Marcos
2/18/2016 Laura Sessions Stepp Author of Unhooked Austin
2/20/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Austin
2/20/2016 Janine Turner Flower Mound
2/23/2016 John Medina Beaumont
2/23/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Houston
3/3/2016 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Dallas
3/4/2016 Jim Murphy Westlake
3/8/2016 Sheryl WuDunn San Antonio
3/10/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Dallas
3/11/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Houston
3/23/2016 Paul O'Neill San Antonio
3/25/2016 Jim Murphy Westlake
3/29/2016 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker San Antonio
3/31/2016 Kelly Corrigan Author / Breast Cancer Survivor Fort Worth
4/1/2016 Jim Murphy Westlake
4/4/2016 Productions, Inc. f/s/o Tom Arnold Writer / Actor / Producer Austin
4/5/2016 f/s/o Goldie Hawn Academy Award-Winning Actress Dallas
4/12/2016 Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield Edinburg
4/14/2016 Doris Kearns Goodwin Pulitzer Prize-winning Historian Camp Verde
4/14/2016 Ron Suskind Houston
4/14/2016 Montel Williams Enterprises, Inc. f/s/o Montel Williams Television Host / Community Activist Dallas
4/14/2016 David Satcher 16th United States Surgeon General Denton
4/15/2016 Kelly Corrigan Author / Breast Cancer Survivor Dallas
4/15/2016 Dolores Huerta Historic Social Activist / Labor Organizer San Antonio
4/22/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Houston
4/22/2016 Naomi Judd Willis
4/22/2016 Tracee Ellis Ross Actress Lubbock
4/26/2016 Steven Squyres Scientific Principal Investigator, Mars Exploration Rovers Midland
4/27/2016 David Berliner Professor / Author College Station
4/28/2016 Steve Pemberton Houston
4/28/2016 John Medina Houston
4/28/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Midland
5/10/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Cedar Creek
5/13/2016 Neil deGrasse Tyson Houston
5/14/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Dallas
5/19/2016 Lily Koppel Houston
5/24/2016 Zonnie Gorman HISTORIAN / CONSULTANT / LECTURER Midland
5/24/2016 Earvin "Magic" Johnson All-time NBA Great San Antonio
5/25/2016 Peggy Noonan San Antonio
5/26/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Dallas
6/9/2016 Soraya Darabi Austin
6/10/2016 Steve Pemberton Dallas
6/13/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist San Antonio
6/22/2016 Kathy Najimy Award-Winning Actress / Activist Corpus Christi
7/13/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality San Antonio
7/23/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Grapevine
7/26/2016 Steve Pemberton Dallas
8/5/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Dallas
9/8/2016 Naomi Judd Lubbock
9/15/2016 John Crowley Inspirational Entrepreneur / Former Senior Vice President of Therapeutics at Genzyme Grapevine
9/15/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Abilene
9/30/2016 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Austin
10/20/2016 Wes Moore Longview
10/28/2016 Lynda Carter Houston
11/9/2016 Stephen Dubner Austin
11/9/2016 Steve Levitt Best-Selling Author of Freakonomics Austin
11/9/2016 Michael Bar-Zohar Author / Soldier / Statesman / Academic Dallas
1/16/2017 Yong Zhao Fort Worth
1/19/2017 Ken Jennings All-Time Jeopardy Champion Fort Worth
2/16/2017 Immaculee Ilibagiza Author, Left to Tell Lake Jackson
2/24/2017 Temple Grandin Fort Worth
4/14/2017 Temple Grandin Tyler
8/1/2017 Temple Grandin Houston
Virginia
2/12/2016 Mary Frances Berry Author / Educator / Historian Richmond
3/4/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Newport News
3/14/2016 Wes Moore Nokesville, Warrenton and Bealeton,
3/19/2016 In A Vision Ent. LLC f/s/o Iyanla Vanzant Richmond
3/19/2016 Diane Nash Civil Rights Activist Williamsburg
4/2/2016 Henry Louis Gates Jr. Scholar / Author Richmond
4/2/2016 Judy Collins Legendary Folk Singer / Activist Richmond
4/11/2016 Howard Fineman Arlington
4/16/2016 Carol Leifer Richmond
8/2/2016 Scott Poland President of the National Association of School Psychologists / Expert on School Safety Hampton
9/9/2016 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health Williamsburg
10/5/2016 Jane Seymour Actress / Artist / Author / Activist / Designer Richmond
11/17/2016 Steve Pemberton Williamsburg
West Virginia
10/29/2016 Elodin Enterprises, LLC f/s/o Patrick Rothfuss Chalreston
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Arizona
2/24/2016 Mara Liasson Journalist Tempe
4/24/2016 Marilyn Milian The People's Court Judge Phoenix
4/27/2016 Robin Karr-Morse Author / Therapist Lake Havasu City
5/23/2016 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health Tucson
6/17/2016 Jim Morris Political Impressionist Chandler
California
2/13/2016 M. Joycelyn Elders The 15th Surgeon General of the United States San Francisco
2/16/2016 Christine Carter Monterrey
2/22/2016 Nontombi Naomi Tutu Race and Gender Justice Activist San Diego
2/23/2016 Sarah Lacy Palm Desert
2/24/2016 Jim Abbott Rancho Palos Verdes
2/24/2016 Nontombi Naomi Tutu Race and Gender Justice Activist Claremont
2/29/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer La Verne
3/8/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Stockton
3/9/2016 David Satcher 16th United States Surgeon General San Diego
3/9/2016 Johnnetta B. Cole President, Bennett College for Women / Chair, United Way of America San Diego
3/14/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Coronado
3/16/2016 Yong Zhao Los Angeles
3/17/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician Garden Grove
3/21/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Los Angeles
3/22/2016 Venus Williams for Keepin It Reel Entertainment, LLC San Francisco
3/23/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Francisco
4/1/2016 Steve Pemberton San Diego
4/5/2016 Yong Zhao Pasadena
4/19/2016 Sherron Watkins Enron Whistleblower Coronado
4/28/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Francisco
5/9/2016 Shannon Miller Newport Beach
5/10/2016 Temple Grandin Santa Barbara
5/11/2016 Anand Giridharadas Los Angeles
5/11/2016 Christine Carter Napa
5/16/2016 Eileen Collins Huntington Beach
5/20/2016 Derald Wing Sue Los Angles
5/31/2016 Ted Childs Founder, Ted Childs LLC San Francisco
6/9/2016 Ernie Hudson San Francisco
6/15/2016 Wes Moore San Francisco
9/14/2016 Ernie Hudson Ontario
10/1/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Fresno
10/8/2016 Kerching, Inc. f/s/o Diane Keaton Bakersfield
10/17/2016 Patrick Lencioni Management Consultant Palm Desert
11/7/2016 Sharon Wood Professional Mountaineer Palm Desert
11/8/2016 The Passing Zone Jugglers / Entertainers Palm Desert
11/16/2016 Wes Moore Fresno
1/12/2017 Temple Grandin Monterey
2/6/2017 Temple Grandin Northridge
Colorado
2/16/2016 Geoff Colvin Denver
2/17/2016 Bill Bryson Best-Selling Author Beaver Creek
2/23/2016 Peter Bogdanovich Actor / Director / Author Colorado Springs
3/2/2016 Gro Harlem Brundtland Former Director-General, World Health Organization Fort Collins
4/4/2016 Steve Wozniak Co-Founder And Chief Technology Officer, Acquicor Technology, Inc. Boulder
4/9/2016 Anand Giridharadas Denver
4/29/2016 John Medina Denver
6/11/2016 Steve Pemberton Colorado Springs
7/29/2016 Steve Pemberton Keystone
7/30/2016 Steve Pemberton Denver
11/9/2016 Yong Zhao Denver
Hawaii
9/17/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Honolulu
Idaho
5/9/2016 David Satcher 16th United States Surgeon General Coeur d'Alene
8/10/2016 Steve Curwood Executive Producer and Host Of NPR's "Living On Earth" Idaho Falls
10/5/2016 Temple Grandin Boise
Montana
9/1/2016 Wes Moore Bozeman
Nevada
3/3/2016 Mike Eruzione Captain of 1980 Olypmic Gold Medal-Winning US Hockey Team Las Vegas
3/15/2016 FIRST f/s/o Dean Kamen Las Vegas
3/16/2016 Peter Singer Las Vegas
6/29/2016 Michele Borba Renowned Consultant and Educator Las Vegas
7/7/2016 John Foley Las Vegas
7/8/2016 Drum Cafe Corporate Entertainment / Team Building Performance Las Vegas
7/8/2016 Wes Moore Las Vegas
7/26/2016 Freeman Hrabowski President, University of Maryland, Baltimore Las Vegas
New Mexico
2/29/2016 Brad Meltzer Best-Selling Author Hobbs
Oregon
2/21/2016 AJ Jacobs Editor-at-Large, Esquire / Best-Selling Author Portland
2/22/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Portland
2/22/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Portland
10/13/2016 John Medina Portland
Utah
2/22/2016 Wes Moore Ogden
2/24/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Salt Lake City
3/4/2016 Sean Astin Orem
3/24/2016 Nontombi Naomi Tutu Race and Gender Justice Activist Logan
3/29/2016 Spike Lee Filmmaker Salt Lake City
4/28/2016 Cuba Gooding Orem
8/11/2016 John Medina Salt Lake City
10/21/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Sandy
Washington
2/16/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Ellensburg
3/3/2016 John Medina Seattle
3/14/2016 Milton Chen Wenatchee
4/19/2016 Wes Moore Seattle
5/2/2016 Erin Merryn Spokane
5/3/2016 Wes Moore Tacoma
5/10/2016 Steve Curwood Executive Producer and Host Of NPR's "Living On Earth" Seattle
5/11/2016 Steve Curwood Executive Producer and Host Of NPR's "Living On Earth" Seattle
5/14/2016 Rafe Esquith Yakima
5/16/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Spokane
5/17/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Everett
6/28/2016 Michael Fullan Enterprises fso Michael Fullan Innovator and Leader in Teacher Education Spokane
2/7/2017 Temple Grandin Bellingham
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Illinois
2/27/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician East Peoria
3/2/2016 Naomi Klein Author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism Evanston
3/9/2016 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Champaign
3/10/2016 John Ratzenberger Rockford
3/17/2016 Naomi Klein Author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism Chicago
3/29/2016 Ross Greene Psychologist / Author Skokie
4/1/2016 Julianne Malveaux Economist / Author / Commentator Champaign
4/18/2016 John Medina Rockton
4/20/2016 John Medina Chicago
7/7/2016 Alex Blumberg Chicago
7/11/2016 John Medina Chicago
8/2/2016 Carol Leifer Chicago
8/14/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Chicago
9/21/2016 Temple Grandin Lombard
10/18/2016 Salome Thomas-El Inspirational Teacher Springfield
Indiana
3/23/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Terre Haute
3/23/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Indianapolis
4/8/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Indianapolis
4/14/2016 Ian Smith Medical Doctor / Author / Media Consultant Indianapolis
4/18/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist West Lafayette
4/18/2016 Patti Solis Doyle Former Campaign Manager for Hillary Clinton Indianapolis
4/18/2016 Ruben Navarrette Syndicated Columnist W. Lafayette
4/29/2016 Vicki Lawrence Actress / Comedian / Women's Rights Activist Fort Wayne
6/21/2016 Wes Moore Indianapolis
6/22/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Indianapolis
9/20/2016 Anand Giridharadas Muncie
10/7/2016 Nancy Snyderman Chief Medical Editor, NBC New Fort Wayne
10/15/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Fort Wayne
10/25/2016 Steve Pemberton Richmond
11/29/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Indianapolis
Iowa
2/29/2016 Wes Moore Grinnell
3/7/2016 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Ames
4/11/2016 Mayim Bialik Cedar Falls
4/22/2016 Kathleen Kennedy Townsend Maryland's First Woman Lt. Governor / Child Advocate Cedar Falls
8/17/2016 Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch US Army Retired Lieutenant Colonel / Education Advocate Council Bluffs
1/13/2017 Diane Ravitch Des Moines
11/16/2017 Steve Pemberton Des Moines
Kansas
4/5/2016 Matt Roloff Hays
4/16/2016 Sister Souljah Rap Artist / Agitator / "Raptivist" Kansas City
6/9/2016 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health Wichita
6/9/2016 Robert Putnam Wichita
6/9/2016 Tonya Lewis Lee Author, Producer Wichita
6/10/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Wichita
6/10/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Wichita
7/14/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Kansas City
7/14/2016 Connie Schultz Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist / Author of And His Lovely Wife Lindsborg
7/22/2016 Gloria Wilder Topeka
Michigan
2/17/2016 Nicolas Sheff Author Sault Ste. Marie
2/22/2016 Chris Hughes Ann Arbor
2/23/2016 Ernest Green Member of the "Little Rock Nine" / Consultant Lansing
3/8/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Grand Rapids
3/19/2016 Walter Mosley Detroit
3/23/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Flint
4/2/2016 Brad Meltzer Best-Selling Author Novi
4/4/2016 Naomi Klein Author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism East Lansing
4/7/2016 Sean Astin Flint
4/9/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Minneapolis–Saint Paul
4/14/2016 Anand Giridharadas Lansing
5/19/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Grand Rapids
9/9/2016 Elliot Engel Scholar / Author / Playwright East Lansing
9/9/2016 Suzanne de Passe Legendary Motown Producer East Lansing
1/23/2017 Sheryl WuDunn East Lansing
3/6/2017 Peter Bogdanovich Actor / Director / Author Hillsdale
Minnesota
2/13/2016 Peaceful Warrior Productions, Inc. f/s/o LeVar Burton Actor / Filmmaker Minneapolis
3/23/2016 Deborah Prothrow-Stith Youth Violence Expert / Physician Minneapolis
3/29/2016 Anand Giridharadas Minneapolis
3/29/2016 Ted Childs Founder, Ted Childs LLC Minneapolis
4/5/2016 Sonia Nazario Pulitzer Prize Winning Author / Journalist Duluth
6/22/2016 Yong Zhao Minnetonka
10/18/2016 Alan Page Supreme Court Justice / Former Professional Football Player Minneapolis
1/18/2017 Wes Moore Golden Valley
Missouri
2/17/2016 Arun Gandhi Warrensburg
2/21/2016 Sonia Sanchez Poet / Professor / Activist St. Louis
2/24/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist St. Louis
3/3/2016 Michael Durant Kansas City
3/14/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author St. Louis
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