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Connecticut
10/14/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Hartford
10/24/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Plantsville
10/24/2016 David Satcher 16th United States Surgeon General New Haven
10/27/2016 Bill McKibben AUTHOR OF DEEP ECONOMY AND THE END OF NATURE. Watertown
11/11/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician Hartford
11/13/2016 Judy Collins Legendary Folk Singer / Activist Uncasville
11/17/2016 Joshua Sparrow Co-Author of Touchpoints: Three to Six Branford
11/19/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Bridgeport
12/2/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Hartford
3/29/2017 Ron Suskind North Haven
District of Columbia
10/11/2016 Amy Walter Washington
10/11/2016 Katty Kay Washington
10/19/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Washington
11/2/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Washington
11/29/2016 Ben Saunders Extreme Athlete Washington
4/1/2017 Carmen Rita Wong Washington
Massachusetts
9/27/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Shrewsbury
9/28/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Worcester
9/29/2016 Chris Wallace Boston
10/7/2016 Claude Steele Social Psychologist Randolph
10/13/2016 Jeannette Walls Author, The Glass Castle Boston
10/13/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Boston
10/17/2016 John C. King Boston
10/19/2016 Ron Suskind Boston
10/20/2016 Christopher Gardner CEO, Gardner Rich Llc / Inspiration Behind The Pursuit Of Happyness Boston
10/21/2016 Jennifer Ayers-Moore Waltham
10/21/2016 Ron Suskind Bolton
10/27/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Longmeadow
10/27/2016 Liz Murray Boston
11/8/2016 Ron Suskind Maynard
11/10/2016 John Crowley Inspirational Entrepreneur / Former Senior Vice President of Therapeutics at Genzyme Boston
11/16/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Boston
11/16/2016 Larry Wilmore Comedian/Satirist/Producer Boston
11/18/2016 Mary Frances Berry Author / Educator / Historian Boston
1/26/2017 Steve Pemberton Boston
2/8/2017 Sonia Sanchez Poet / Professor / Activist Worcester
2/23/2017 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Boston
3/9/2017 Kathy Najimy Award-Winning Actress / Activist Boston
3/28/2017 Parag Khanna Boston
4/11/2017 Ron Suskind Holyoke
4/13/2017 Terry McMillan Best-Selling Author Boston
4/23/2017 Diane Nash Civil Rights Activist Boston
4/27/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Boston
10/25/2017 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Springfield
New Hampshire
1/16/2017 Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou Author / Activist Hanover
New Jersey
9/28/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Garden City
9/29/2016 Wes Moore South Orange
10/6/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Newark
10/7/2016 Ice-T Rapper / Actor / Social Commentator Madison
10/9/2016 Peter Yarrow Musician / Activist Rockleigh
10/12/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Ewing
10/14/2016 Jane Hyun Diversity Strategist and Author Annandale
10/21/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Edison
10/25/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Mahwah
10/27/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Iselin
4/4/2017 Roger Nierenberg Conductor / Symphonic Music Presenter New Brunswick
5/22/2017 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Long Branch
3/24/2018 Temple Grandin Central
New York
9/29/2016 Vincent Felitti Principal Investigator, Adverse Childhood Experience Study Garden City
9/30/2016 Richard Dreyfuss Academy Award-Winning Actor Rochester
10/1/2016 Daymond John New York
10/3/2016 Steve Wozniak Co-Founder And Chief Technology Officer, Acquicor Technology, Inc. New York
10/5/2016 Mary Frances Berry Author / Educator / Historian Syracuse
10/5/2016 Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou Author / Activist Syracuse
10/5/2016 Roslyn M. Brock Vice Chairman of the NAACP Board of Directors Syracuse
10/11/2016 Soraya Darabi Syracuse
10/18/2016 Tina Brown Media f/s/o Tina Brown New York
10/19/2016 Jonathan Mooney Learning Disabilities Advocate Syracuse
10/21/2016 Adrienne Bailon Syracuse
10/26/2016 Wes Moore Poughkeepsie
10/27/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Buffalo
11/4/2016 Steven Squyres Scientific Principal Investigator, Mars Exploration Rovers New York
11/5/2016 Craig Karges Renowned Entertainer Amherst
11/5/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Oceanside
11/8/2016 Wes Moore New York
11/13/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Port Washington
11/17/2016 Alex Blumberg New York
12/8/2016 Alpana Singh Master Sommelier, Television Personality & Author New York
3/30/2017 Anand Giridharadas Stony Brook
4/13/2017 Frank Casey Rochester
5/4/2017 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker Buffalo
5/7/2017 Carol Leifer Schenectady
8/12/2017 Tina Brown Media f/s/o Tina Brown New York
9/17/2017 Bob Woodward Pulitzer Prize-winning Investigative Reporter Niskayuna
Pennsylvania
9/28/2016 Rosa Alicia Clemente Journalist / Political Activist Millersville
9/30/2016 Yong Zhao Philadelphia
10/5/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Pittsburgh
10/6/2016 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Champion Basketball Player / Author / Actor Lancaster
10/7/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Lancaster
10/18/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Pittsburgh
10/18/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute Bloomsburg
10/19/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute Philadelphia
10/27/2016 Winona LaDuke Environmentalist / Political Activist Carlisle
11/3/2016 Freeman Hrabowski President, University of Maryland, Baltimore Indiana
11/3/2016 Joe Theismann Pittsburgh
11/13/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Philadelphia
11/15/2016 James McBride New York Times Best-Selling Author / Musician Carlisle
11/17/2016 Jorge Arce: Afro-Caribbean Experience Millersville
11/21/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Philadelphia
12/12/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Reading
1/11/2017 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Radnor
2/2/2017 Ernest Green Member of the "Little Rock Nine" / Consultant Millersville
2/2/2017 Terrence Roberts One of the "Little Rock Nine" Millersville
2/7/2017 Arun Gandhi W Bethlehem
3/10/2017 Ron Suskind Hershey
3/20/2017 Sheryl WuDunn University Park
4/6/2017 Blue Horizon Inc. f/s/o/ Jon Landau Middletown
4/19/2017 John Singleton Filmmaker Millersville
5/23/2017 Harry Markopolos Pittsburgh
Rhode Island
9/28/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Providence
Vermont
11/14/2016 Marc Lamont Hill Burlington
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Alabama
9/28/2016 Bakari T. Sellers Talladega
10/12/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Tuskeegee
10/14/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Birmingham
10/28/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Orange Beach
1/13/2017 John Quinones Television News Personality Tuscaloosa
3/7/2017 Temple Grandin Huntsville
11/30/2017 Temple Grandin Auburn
Arkansas
10/6/2016 Kemba Smith Pradia Advocate / Public Speaker Conway
11/7/2016 John Ratzenberger Springdale
3/11/2017 Irene Monroe Writer / Theologian / Gay & Lesbian Activist Conway
9/21/2017 Lucille O'Neal Rogers
Florida
9/28/2016 Azure Antoinette Orlando
9/30/2016 Shannon Miller Hollywood
10/4/2016 Yong Zhao Miami
10/4/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Miami
10/16/2016 Yong Zhao Orlando
10/19/2016 Ruth Westheimer Author / Therapist Davie
10/19/2016 Marci Rossell Former CNBC Chief Economist / Co-Host of Squawk Box Bal Harbour
10/20/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Jacksonville
10/21/2016 Roger Nierenberg Conductor / Symphonic Music Presenter Clearwater
10/21/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist MIami
10/21/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute Miami
10/21/2016 Eric Holder Former Deputy Attorney General MIami
10/26/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Tampa
10/27/2016 Azadeh Moaveni Author / Journalist Orlando
11/10/2016 Lucille O'Neal St. Petersburg
11/12/2016 Wes Moore Tampa
11/13/2016 Yong Zhao Miami Beach
11/18/2016 Tonya Lewis Lee Author, Producer Fort Pierce
11/22/2016 Daymond John Miami
12/1/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality St. Petersburg
12/4/2016 John C. King Palm Beach
1/12/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Palm Beach
1/24/2017 David Stillman Co-Founder And Partner, Bridgeworks Palm Beach
1/24/2017 Liz Wiseman Palm Beach
1/24/2017 John Medina Clearwater Beach
1/29/2017 Bill Bryson Best-Selling Author Vero Beach
2/7/2017 Nontombi Naomi Tutu Race and Gender Justice Activist Orlando
2/10/2017 Jane Brody Health Expert / Columnist Naples
2/25/2017 David Eisenhower Historian / Biographer / Teacher St. Petersburg
3/3/2017 John Foley Miami Beach
3/5/2017 Michele Borba Renowned Consultant and Educator Orlando
3/22/2017 Productions, Inc. f/s/o Tim Gunn Lake Buena Vista
3/31/2017 Alpana Singh Master Sommelier, Television Personality & Author Orlando
4/12/2017 Daymond John Orlando
4/24/2017 Steve Pemberton Bonita Springs
5/1/2017 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Hollywood
5/4/2017 Jodi Picoult Best-Selling Author Orlando
5/11/2017 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Kissimmee
10/20/2017 Temple Grandin Boca Raton
Georgia
10/4/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Atlanta
10/24/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Atlanta
11/17/2016 Diane Ravitch Atlanta
12/4/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Atlanta
1/11/2017 Communications LLC f/s/o Van Jones Atlanta
1/12/2017 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Albany
1/18/2017 Nikki Giovanni Poet / Educator / Best-selling Author Statesboro
2/24/2017 Wes Moore Atlanta
Kentucky
9/29/2016 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Louisville
10/26/2016 Temple Grandin Lexington
2/24/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Louisville
Louisiana
10/7/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist New Orleans
10/14/2016 Marc H. Morial New Orleans
10/15/2016 Donna Beegle New Orleans
10/20/2016 Freeman Hrabowski President, University of Maryland, Baltimore New Orleans
10/29/2016 Bill Ivey Baton Rouge
11/5/2016 Jason Young Expert in Training & Development New Orleans
11/6/2016 Brad Meltzer Best-Selling Author New Orleans
1/26/2017 Mick Cornett Lake Charles
4/22/2017 Wes Moore New Orleans
Maryland
9/27/2016 Robin D.G. Kelley PROFESSOR OF AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES/AUTHOR Baltimore
10/8/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Baltimore
10/13/2016 Kelly Corrigan Author / Breast Cancer Survivor Easton
10/27/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Baltimore
11/15/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Baltimore
2/2/2017 Arun Gandhi Baltimore
4/21/2017 John Walsh Joppa
5/17/2017 David Axelrod National Harbor
Mississippi
10/25/2016 Cal Thomas Acclaimed Broadcast Journalist Poplarville
10/25/2016 Bakari T. Sellers Poplarville
2/21/2017 Jasmine Guy Hattiesburg
North Carolina
9/28/2016 Anand Giridharadas Raleigh
10/1/2016 Roland Martin Charlotte
10/7/2016 John Ratzenberger Greensboro
10/15/2016 M. Joycelyn Elders The 15th Surgeon General of the United States Elizabeth City
10/26/2016 Doug Flutie NFL Football Player Winston-Salem
10/28/2016 Joan Lunden Flat Rock
11/1/2016 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Greensboro
11/15/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Charlotte
12/2/2016 Rich Lowry Journalist Charlotte
4/27/2017 Steve Pemberton Raleigh
5/4/2017 Tonya Lewis Lee Author, Producer Greensboro
5/11/2017 Steve Pemberton Charlotte
5/17/2017 Steve Pemberton Greensboro
Oklahoma
12/1/2016 Naomi Judd Oklahoma City
South Carolina
10/24/2016 Anand Giridharadas Charleston
1/13/2017 Nontombi Naomi Tutu Race and Gender Justice Activist Greenville
4/27/2017 Tavis Smiley Political Commentator / Talk Show Personality Greenville
4/28/2017 John Quinones Television News Personality Greenville
Tennessee
10/4/2016 Johnnetta B. Cole President, Bennett College for Women / Chair, United Way of America Knoxville
10/6/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Collegedale
10/28/2016 Wes Moore Murfreesboro
11/5/2016 Steve Pemberton Nashville
1/23/2017 Boyce Watkins Knoxville
2/6/2017 John Foley Nashville
2/9/2017 Free Former Co-Host Of Bet’s 106 & Park Chattanooga
2/15/2017 Paul Rusesabagina Real Life Hero of Hotel Rwanda Knoxville
3/7/2017 Asra Nomani Journalist / Author Knoxville
4/11/2017 Liz Seccuro Victim's Rights Activist Knoxville
10/12/2017 Steve Pemberton Nashville
Texas
9/30/2016 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Austin
10/6/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality San Antonio
10/6/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Arlington
10/12/2016 Peaceful Warrior Productions Inc. fso LeVar Burton Actor / Filmmaker Lubbock
10/15/2016 Pamela Peeke Medicine & Health Commentator WICHITA FALLS
10/19/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Austin
10/20/2016 Paul Rusesabagina Real Life Hero of Hotel Rwanda Dallas
10/20/2016 Wes Moore Longview
10/21/2016 Lucille O'Neal Dallas
10/23/2016 Steve Pemberton San Antonio
10/24/2016 Tom Flick FORMER PRO-ATHLETE / BUSINESS CONSULTANT Austin
10/25/2016 Daymond John Houston
10/25/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Austin
10/26/2016 Craig Karges Renowned Entertainer Austin
10/27/2016 Antwone Fisher Best-Selling Author / Screenwriter Dallas
10/28/2016 Lynda Carter Houston
11/3/2016 Alexandra Cousteau Arlington
11/4/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Austin
11/10/2016 Bill Nye Austin
11/15/2016 Geoff Colvin Dallas
11/16/2016 Michael Bar-Zohar Author / Soldier / Statesman / Academic Dallas
11/17/2016 Lou Ferrigno Corpus Christi
12/1/2016 Michio Kaku Theoretical Physicist / Author / Professor Austin
12/2/2016 Connie Schultz Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist / Author of And His Lovely Wife Austin
12/9/2016 Alice Blue Gown Prod Inc. f/s/o Alicia Silverstone Actress / Activist Austin
1/16/2017 Yong Zhao Fort Worth
1/19/2017 Ken Jennings All-Time Jeopardy Champion Fort Worth
2/2/2017 Mark Sanborn High Content Motivational Speaker / President of Sanborn and Associates, Inc. Fort Worth
2/8/2017 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America San Antonio
2/9/2017 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Texarkana
2/15/2017 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Dallas
2/16/2017 Immaculee Ilibagiza Author, Left to Tell Lake Jackson
2/17/2017 Wes Moore San Marcos
2/18/2017 Emmitt Smith Addison
2/18/2017 Troy Aikman Addison
2/18/2017 Daryl 'Moose' Johnston Addison
2/24/2017 Temple Grandin Fort Worth
2/24/2017 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Houston
2/28/2017 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Hurst
3/9/2017 Derrick Ashong Musician & Social Entrepreneur Austin
3/9/2017 Diane Rehm Radio Talk-Show Host San Antonio
4/6/2017 Jenna Hager Dallas
4/14/2017 Temple Grandin Tyler
4/19/2017 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Arlington
4/20/2017 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Fort Worth
4/28/2017 Jane Seymour Actress / Artist / Author / Activist / Designer Willis
5/4/2017 Steve Pemberton Dallas
8/1/2017 Temple Grandin Houston
Virginia
10/5/2016 Jane Seymour Actress / Artist / Author / Activist / Designer Richmond
10/26/2016 Carol Leifer McLean
11/17/2016 Steve Pemberton Williamsburg
11/18/2016 Wes Moore Fairfax
1/7/2017 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author McLean
1/15/2017 Diane Nash Civil Rights Activist Lexington
1/25/2017 Bakari T. Sellers Fredericksburg
3/25/2017 Robin Wright Richmond
4/5/2017 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health Arlington
5/6/2017 Terry McMillan Best-Selling Author Fairfax
West Virginia
10/7/2016 Katty Kay White Sulphur Springs
10/7/2016 Geoff Colvin White Sulphur Springs
10/29/2016 Elodin Enterprises, LLC f/s/o Patrick Rothfuss Chalreston
1/16/2017 Ernest Green Member of the "Little Rock Nine" / Consultant Morgantown
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Arizona
12/15/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Phoenix
1/6/2017 John Izzo Business Leader and Visionary Paradise Valley
4/1/2017 Carmen Rita Wong Scottsdale
California
9/27/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Long Beach
9/28/2016 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker Palm Desert
10/1/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Fresno
10/3/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Stanford
10/3/2016 Rigoberta Menchu-Tum Human Rights Activist / Nobel Laureate Sacramento
10/4/2016 Maria Hinojosa Television News Journalist Claremont
10/6/2016 Regina Louise Author / Child Advocate Anaheim
10/6/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Barstow
10/8/2016 Kerching, Inc. f/s/o Diane Keaton Bakersfield
10/13/2016 Erin Merryn Irvine
10/13/2016 Jackson Katz Author / Co-Founder of MVP Irvine
10/16/2016 Dave Dravecky Former MLB Pitcher / Cancer Survivor Murphys
10/17/2016 Patrick Lencioni Management Consultant Palm Desert
10/18/2016 Ralph Nader Presidential Candidate / Consumer Advocate San Rafael
10/20/2016 Ralph Nader Presidential Candidate / Consumer Advocate Pebble Beach
10/20/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality San Francisco
10/22/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Oakland
10/24/2016 Bill Walton Dana Point
10/24/2016 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health San Diego
10/26/2016 Eileen McDargh Work / Life Balance Author & Consultant Coronado
10/26/2016 AMAZE-LING, INC. f/s/o Lisa Ling Co-Host of the View Riverside
10/27/2016 Jerry Greenfield Rancho Mirage
10/28/2016 Ice-T Rapper / Actor / Social Commentator Rohnert Park
10/28/2016 Mike Abrashoff Coronado
11/2/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Los Angeles
11/4/2016 Wes Moore Modesto
11/7/2016 Sharon Wood Professional Mountaineer Palm Desert
11/8/2016 The Passing Zone Jugglers / Entertainers Palm Desert
11/9/2016 Larry Wilmore Comedian/Satirist/Producer Claremont
11/15/2016 Wes Moore San Mateo
11/15/2016 Martina Navratilova Tennis Legend Santa Monica
11/16/2016 Wes Moore Fresno
11/16/2016 Aron Ralston Mountain Climber / Author Of Between A Rock And A Hard Place Santa Monica
11/18/2016 Anand Giridharadas San Juan Capistrano
12/2/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author San Francisco
12/3/2016 Mae Jemison FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN ASTRONAUT San Francisco
1/18/2017 Jim Craig 1980 US Olympic Gold Medal-Winning Goalie Berkeley
2/2/2017 Temple Grandin Anaheim
2/6/2017 Temple Grandin Northridge
2/8/2017 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author San Francisco
2/9/2017 Diane Ravitch Vallejo
2/9/2017 Richard Dreyfuss Academy Award-Winning Actor Bellflower
2/9/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Los Angeles
2/14/2017 Mayim Bialik San Diego
2/19/2017 Yong Zhao San Francisco
2/22/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author San Bernadino
3/2/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Los Angeles
3/6/2017 John Medina Los Angeles
3/7/2017 Rutledge Productions f/s/o Goldie Hawn Academy Award-Winning Actress San Diego
3/12/2017 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Diego
3/26/2017 John Medina Anaheim
3/27/2017 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author San Mateo
4/17/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Pasadena
4/19/2017 Christine Carter San Francisco
4/29/2017 John Medina Cypress
5/3/2017 Richard Carmona The 17th Surgeon General of the US & CEO of Canyon Ranch Health Napa
5/5/2017 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Francisco
5/10/2017 Todd Buchholz Trend Forecaster / Investor / Author La Quinta
6/1/2017 Shirin Ebadi Nobel Peace Prize-Winning Iranian Activist / Lawyer Los Angeles
4/5/2018 Steve Pemberton Sacramento
Colorado
10/13/2016 Gloria Wilder Denver
10/16/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Aspen
11/9/2016 Yong Zhao Denver
12/7/2016 Wes Moore Denver
12/9/2016 Steve Pemberton Colorado Springs
1/27/2017 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Denver
3/10/2017 Alan November Former Teacher / Technical Designer Denver
3/21/2017 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker Denver
3/23/2017 Jeffrey Toobin Journalist / Attorney Denver
3/25/2017 Glenda Hatchett Former Juvenile Court Judge / Authority on Youth and Social Issues Denver
3/26/2017 Steve Pemberton Denver
3/27/2017 Wes Moore Denver
5/6/2017 Temple Grandin Trinidad
7/21/2017 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Vail/Beaver Creek
Hawaii
4/7/2017 Yong Zhao Honolulu
Idaho
10/5/2016 Temple Grandin Boise
5/12/2017 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Lewiston
Montana
2/23/2017 Anousheh Ansari First Female Private Space Explorer / Chairman And Co-Founder, Prodea Systems, Inc. Bozeman
Nevada
10/20/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Las Vegas
10/24/2016 Libby Gill Las Vegas
11/14/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Las Vegas
12/16/2016 Kirk Cameron Reno
Oregon
10/14/2016 Dave Barry Humor Columnist Portland
11/1/2016 Vincent Felitti Principal Investigator, Adverse Childhood Experience Study Salem
11/7/2016 Howard Putnam Former CEO of Southwest Airlines Lake Oswego
12/1/2016 Mark Spitz Olympic Gold Medal Swimmer Salem
4/13/2017 Diane Ravitch Eugene
4/21/2017 Laila Ali World Champion Boxer Salem
Utah
10/19/2016 Robert Reich Salt Lake City
10/21/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Sandy
11/17/2016 Peter Bogdanovich Actor / Director / Author Salt Lake City
12/3/2016 Maureen Dowd New York Times Columnist / Pulitzer Prize-Winner Park City
2/28/2017 Clayborne Carson Scholar / Author / Civil Rights Historian Provo
3/17/2017 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Ogden
3/17/2017 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Salt Lake City
4/14/2017 Ron Suskind Orem
4/19/2017 Steve L. Robbins Author / Acclaimed Diversity Speaker Ogden
Washington
9/27/2016 Eric Boles Seattle
9/29/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Seattle
10/3/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Seattle
10/14/2016 Milton Chen Tacoma
10/15/2016 Sanjay Gupta, MD. Seattle
10/28/2016 M. Joycelyn Elders The 15th Surgeon General of the United States Olympia
2/7/2017 Temple Grandin Bellingham
2/15/2017 John Medina Woodinville
3/24/2017 Yong Zhao Seattle
4/19/2017 John Medina Woodinville
Wyoming
8/18/2017 Ira Flatow NPR Science Correspondent / Award-Winning Journalist Casper
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Illinois
10/7/2016 Salome Thomas-El Inspirational Teacher Quincy
10/11/2016 Cal Thomas Acclaimed Broadcast Journalist Edwardsville
10/11/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Edwardsville
10/14/2016 Steve Pemberton Chicago
10/18/2016 Salome Thomas-El Inspirational Teacher Springfield
10/18/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Lisle
10/19/2016 Maureen Dowd New York Times Columnist / Pulitzer Prize-Winner Chicago
10/23/2016 Wes Moore Evanston
10/24/2016 Juan Gonzalez Award-winning Journalist Urbana
10/25/2016 Joan Lunden Chicago
10/29/2016 Larry Wilmore Comedian/Satirist/Producer Decatur
11/4/2016 Antonia Novello Chicago
11/9/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Barrington
11/9/2016 Wes Moore Decatur
11/10/2016 Winona LaDuke Environmentalist / Political Activist Chicago
11/14/2016 Chris Wallace Rosemont
11/18/2016 Steve Pemberton Chicago
11/29/2016 Dave deBronkart Chicago
12/2/2016 Steve Pemberton Springfield
1/23/2017 Mae Jemison FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN ASTRONAUT Evanston
2/25/2017 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Lombard
3/16/2017 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Chicago
3/22/2017 Steve Pemberton CHicago
5/4/2017 Terry McMillan Best-Selling Author Champaign
Indiana
9/29/2016 M. Joycelyn Elders The 15th Surgeon General of the United States Indianapolis
10/7/2016 Nancy Snyderman Chief Medical Editor, NBC New Fort Wayne
10/15/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Fort Wayne
10/17/2016 Kyle Pruett Authority on Child Development Indianapolis
10/17/2016 Tonya Lewis Lee Author, Producer Indianapolis
10/22/2016 Glenda Hatchett Former Juvenile Court Judge / Authority on Youth and Social Issues Fort Wayne
10/25/2016 Steve Pemberton Richmond
11/10/2016 Wes Moore Indianapolis
11/29/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Indianapolis
1/15/2017 John Quinones Television News Personality Bloomington
1/17/2017 Harry Belafonte W. Lafayette
1/17/2017 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Muncie
2/8/2017 The Color Orange Ten Tools for Open Interaction Indianapolis
2/22/2017 Kirk Franklin Businessman / America’s Leading Gospel Singer / Motivator Indianapolis
3/6/2017 Brad Meltzer Best-Selling Author Fort Wayne
4/18/2017 Liz Seccuro Victim's Rights Activist Indianapolis
6/21/2017 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Indianapolis
9/22/2017 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Muncie
Iowa
9/29/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Des Moines
10/19/2016 David Callahan Author of The Cheating Culture Cedar Rapids
11/6/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Altoona
1/13/2017 Diane Ravitch Des Moines
1/18/2017 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Iowa City
2/2/2017 Ben Stein Pop Icon / Economist West Des Moines
4/13/2017 James McBride New York Times Best-Selling Author / Musician Grinnell
6/8/2017 Temple Grandin Okoboji
11/16/2017 Steve Pemberton Des Moines
Kansas
3/3/2017 Ron Suskind Overland Park
3/7/2017 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Hays
Michigan
10/4/2016 Ron Suskind Lansing
10/7/2016 Mary LoVerde Expert on Life Balance Ypsilanti
10/14/2016 Jawanza Kunjufu Author / Speaker Kalamazoo
10/18/2016 William Cope Moyers VP of External Affairs, Hazelden Foundations Kalamazoo
10/18/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Detroit
10/26/2016 Rosa Alicia Clemente Journalist / Political Activist University Center
10/26/2016 Ruben Navarrette Syndicated Columnist University Center
10/28/2016 Marci Rossell Former CNBC Chief Economist / Co-Host of Squawk Box Lansing
11/4/2016 Ron Suskind Houghton
12/7/2016 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker Troy
1/16/2017 Myrlie Evers-Williams Civil Rights Activist Lansing
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2/28/2017 Wes Moore Omaha
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North Dakota
10/16/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Williston
3/27/2017 John Quinones Television News Personality Grand Forks
Ohio
9/29/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician Columbus
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Wisconsin
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