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Connecticut
5/5/2016 Joe Pantoliano Emmy Award-Winning Actor & Film Producer North Haven
5/12/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement New Haven
6/7/2016 Liz Murray Hartford
6/9/2016 Eric Liu Author / Former Clinton Speechwriter / Creator,Guiding Lights Network Hartford
6/28/2016 Jon Meacham Plantsville
10/24/2016 Lee Woodruff Author / Contributing Editor, Good Morning America Plantsville
11/13/2016 Judy Collins Legendary Folk Singer / Activist Uncasville
11/17/2016 Joshua Sparrow Co-Author of Touchpoints: Three to Six New Haven
District of Columbia
5/10/2016 Jane McGonigal Washington
5/23/2016 Dennis Snow Customer Service Expert Washington
6/12/2016 Jeffrey Toobin Journalist / Attorney 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
10/1/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Washington
Maine
5/10/2016 Anand Giridharadas Rockport
Massachusetts
5/3/2016 Vincent Felitti Principal Investigator, Adverse Childhood Experience Study Framingham
5/5/2016 Wes Moore Cambridge
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
5/17/2016 Ron Suskind Bridgewater
6/7/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Boston
6/8/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Beverly
6/14/2016 Frank Casey Boston
6/18/2016 Donna Brazile Political Commentator / Chair of the Voting Rights Institute Boston
7/13/2016 Ron Suskind Mashpee
9/13/2016 Michael Patrick MacDonald Author of All Souls and Easter Rising Boston
9/15/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Chestnut Hill
10/7/2016 Claude Steele Social Psychologist Randolph
10/13/2016 Jeannette Walls Author, The Glass Castle Boston
10/20/2016 Marian Wright Edelman Child Advocate Springfield
10/21/2016 Jennifer Ayers-Moore Waltham
10/27/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Longmeadow
11/16/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Boston
4/11/2017 Ron Suskind Holyoke
4/27/2017 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Boston
New Jersey
5/15/2016 Harry Belafonte New Brunswick
6/3/2016 Stuart Altman Economist / Healthcare Policy Expert Princeton
7/12/2016 Daymond John New Brunswick
9/28/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Garden City
10/2/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Woodbridge
10/6/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Newark
10/9/2016 Peter Yarrow Musician / Activist Rockleigh
10/21/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Edison
New York
5/4/2016 Robert Ballard Deep Sea Explorer New York
5/14/2016 Ron Suskind Staatsburg
5/26/2016 Parag Khanna New York
6/15/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Scotia
6/21/2016 Scott Hamilton New York
6/29/2016 Alex Blumberg New York
9/16/2016 Wes Moore Albany
9/21/2016 Wes Moore Poughkeepsie
9/22/2016 Wes Moore Schenectady
9/29/2016 Vincent Felitti Principal Investigator, Adverse Childhood Experience Study Garden City
9/29/2016 Kim Crenshaw Civil Rights Activist / Feminist Clinton
9/30/2016 Richard Dreyfuss Academy Award-Winning Actor Rochester
10/27/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Buffalo
11/5/2016 Craig Karges Renowned Entertainer Amherst
11/5/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Oceanside
5/7/2017 Carol Leifer Schenectady
9/17/2017 Bob Woodward Pulitzer Prize-winning Investigative Reporter Niskayuna
Pennsylvania
5/12/2016 Robert B. Tucker President, The Innovation Resource Philadelphia
5/16/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Farmington
5/19/2016 Steven Squyres Scientific Principal Investigator, Mars Exploration Rovers Philadelphia
6/7/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Philadelphia
6/8/2016 Kathy Najimy Award-Winning Actress / Activist Pittsburgh
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
10/7/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster 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
12/12/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Reading
12/30/2016 f/s/o Goldie Hawn Academy Award-Winning Actress Pittsburgh
6/22/2017 Temple Grandin Erie
Rhode Island
9/28/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Providence
Vermont
8/11/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist S. Burlington
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Alabama
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
10/28/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Orange Beach
Arkansas
5/7/2016 Lynn Whitfield Pine Bluff
10/6/2016 Kemba Smith Pradia Advocate / Public Speaker Conway
10/7/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Little Rock
Florida
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
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
7/14/2016 Simplistics, Inc. f/s/o Deborah Norville Host of Inside Edition Orlando
8/29/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Orlando
8/31/2016 Wes Moore Orlando
9/13/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Kissimmee
9/15/2016 Crazy Momma Productions f/s/o Holly Robinson Peete Actress Fort Lauderdale
9/16/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Pensacola
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
11/12/2016 Wes Moore Tampa
12/8/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality St. Petersburg
1/29/2017 Bill Bryson Best-Selling Author Vero Beach
3/31/2017 Alpana Singh Master Sommelier, Television Personality & Author Orlando
Georgia
5/2/2016 David Sousa Educational Consultant / Former School Superintendent Atlanta
5/3/2016 Janet Lapp Psychologist / Author / Motivator Savannah
5/4/2016 John Izzo Business Leader and Visionary 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
10/4/2016 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
Kentucky
9/29/2016 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Louisville
11/19/2016 Jeffrey Johnson Political and Social Activist Bowling Green
Louisiana
5/7/2016 AGS Media, Inc. f/s/o Terrence Jenkins New Orleans
5/12/2016 Wes Moore New Orleans
5/17/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist 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
8/3/2016 Herschel Walker Shreveport
9/20/2016 Rich Lowry Journalist New Orleans
10/7/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist New Orleans
12/3/2016 Tonya Lewis Lee Author, Producer Baton Rouge
Maryland
5/2/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Baltimore
5/4/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Baltimore
5/21/2016 Wes Moore Baltimore
5/27/2016 Craig Karges Renowned Entertainer National Harbor
6/3/2016 Elliott Abrams Baltimore
6/5/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality National Harbor
6/6/2016 Wes Moore National Harbor
6/16/2016 Maria Trozzi Grief Specialist Cumberland
6/22/2016 Crystal Kuykendall Educator / Attorney / Author Windsor Mill
8/24/2016 Daymond John Baltimore
8/25/2016 Daymond John Baltimore
9/6/2016 Daymond John Baltimore
9/8/2016 Steve Pemberton Ft. Meade
10/13/2016 Kelly Corrigan Author / Breast Cancer Survivor Easton
10/17/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Baltimore
11/15/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer Baltimore
2/2/2017 Arun Gandhi Baltimore
Mississippi
5/18/2016 Josh George Madison
10/25/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Poplarville
10/25/2016 Cal Thomas Acclaimed Broadcast Journalist Poplarville
North Carolina
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
6/17/2016 Lis Wiehl Lawyer / Legal Analyst, FOX News Asheville
8/5/2016 Susan L. Taylor Editor Emerita of Essence Magazine / Founder, National Cares Mentoring Movement Charlotte
9/28/2016 Anand Giridharadas Raleigh
10/7/2016 John Ratzenberger Greensboro
10/28/2016 Joan Lunden Flat Rock
11/2/2016 David & Julie Eisenhower Greensboro
11/15/2016 Kevin Powell Political Activist / Writer Charlotte
12/2/2016 Rich Lowry Journalist Charlotte
Oklahoma
12/1/2016 Naomi Judd Oklahoma City
South Carolina
5/12/2016 Pearl Cleage Playwright / Novelist Columbia
6/22/2016 Steve Pemberton Myrtle Beach
9/13/2016 Geoff Colvin Greenville
10/24/2016 Anand Giridharadas Charleston
Tennessee
6/13/2016 Neil Howe Authority on Generations in America Gatlinburg
9/8/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Signal Mountain
9/20/2016 Wes Moore Jackson
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
11/5/2016 Steve Pemberton Nashville
Texas
5/10/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Cedar Creek
5/13/2016 Neil deGrasse Tyson San Antonio
5/14/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Houston
5/14/2016 Rachel Simmons Best-Selling Author Plano
5/19/2016 Lily Koppel Houston
5/21/2016 Richard Kogan Concert Pianist / Psychiatrist Dallas
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
6/6/2016 Michael Porter Leading Authority on Competitive Strategy and International Competitiveness Lost Pines
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
7/15/2016 Jason Young Expert in Training & Development San Antonio
7/23/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Grapevine
7/26/2016 Steve Pemberton Dallas
8/5/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Dallas
8/8/2016 Rebecca Costa Galveston
8/8/2016 James McLurkin Roboticist / Inventor / Researcher / Teacher Galveston
8/17/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Galveston
9/8/2016 Naomi Judd
9/13/2016 Reza Aslan Arlington
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
9/20/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Victoria
9/22/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Robstown
9/30/2016 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Austin
10/6/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Arlington
10/19/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Austin
10/20/2016 Wes Moore Longview
10/21/2016 Lucille O'Neal Dallas
10/24/2016 Tom Flick FORMER PRO-ATHLETE / BUSINESS CONSULTANT Austin
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
11/9/2016 Stephen Dubner Austin
11/9/2016 Steve Levitt Best-Selling Author of Freakonomics Austin
11/16/2016 Michael Bar-Zohar Author / Soldier / Statesman / Academic Dallas
12/1/2016 Michio Kaku Theoretical Physicist / Author / Professor Austin
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
3/9/2017 Derrick Ashong Musician & Social Entrepreneur Austin
4/6/2017 Jenna Hager Dallas
4/14/2017 Temple Grandin Tyler
8/1/2017 Temple Grandin Houston
Virginia
5/25/2016 Polly LaBarre Williamsburg
8/1/2016 Rosalind Wiseman Best-Selling Author Hampton
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
9/16/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Arlington
9/17/2016 Henry Louis Gates Jr. Scholar / Author Charlottesville
10/5/2016 Jane Seymour Actress / Artist / Author / Activist / Designer Richmond
11/17/2016 Steve Pemberton Williamsburg
3/25/2017 Robin Wright Richmond
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
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Arizona
5/4/2016 Mike Schlappi Paralympic Medalist Scottsdale
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
11/1/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Scottsdale
12/15/2016 David Pogue Technology Expert and New York Times Columnist Phoenix
California
5/4/2016 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Riverside
5/9/2016 Shannon Miller Newport Beach
5/10/2016 Temple Grandin Santa Barbara
5/11/2016 Anand Giridharadas Los Angeles
5/11/2016 Michael Roizen Co-Founder and Chairman of RealAge, Inc. Napa
5/12/2016 Keith Ferrazzi CEO, Ferrazzi Greenlight San Francisco
5/12/2016 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
6/7/2016 J.D. Kleinke Medical Economist / Author Carlsbad
6/9/2016 Christine Carter Sunnyvale
6/9/2016 Ernie Hudson San Francisco
6/15/2016 Wes Moore San Francisco
7/14/2016 James McBride New York Times Best-Selling Author / Musician Anaheim
9/14/2016 Ernie Hudson Ontario
9/22/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Bakersfield
9/23/2016 James Garbarino Author/ Psychologist/Expert on Violence & Children San Diego
9/27/2016 Wes Moore San Diego
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
10/6/2016 Regina Louise Author / Child Advocate Anaheim
10/8/2016 Kerching, Inc. f/s/o Diane Keaton Bakersfield
10/13/2016 Jackson Katz Author / Co-Founder of MVP Irvine
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
1/28/2017 Gail Sheehy Best-Selling Author Rancho Mirage
2/2/2017 Temple Grandin Anaheim
2/6/2017 Temple Grandin Northridge
3/12/2017 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Diego
4/29/2017 John Medina Cypress
5/5/2017 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street San Francisco
6/1/2017 Shirin Ebadi Nobel Peace Prize-Winning Iranian Activist / Lawyer Los Angeles
Colorado
6/11/2016 Steve Pemberton Colorado Springs
7/28/2016 Gloria Wilder Keystone
7/29/2016 Steve Pemberton Keystone
7/30/2016 Steve Pemberton Denver
9/20/2016 Michael Thompson Psychologist / Expert on the Social Lives of Children Denver
11/9/2016 Yong Zhao Denver
1/27/2017 Kim Phuc Phan Thi Advocate For Victims of War Crimes Denver
5/6/2017 Temple Grandin Trinidad
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
8/22/2016 Diane Ravitch Boise
10/5/2016 Temple Grandin Boise
Montana
9/1/2016 Wes Moore Bozeman
Nevada
6/13/2016 Richard Dreyfuss Academy Award-Winning Actor Las Vegas
6/22/2016 Wes Moore North 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 Greg Louganis Olympic Diver / Author Las Vegas
7/26/2016 Freeman Hrabowski President, University of Maryland, Baltimore Las Vegas
10/20/2016 Cornel West Groundbreaking Author Las Vegas
11/14/2016 Juan Williams Award-Winning Journalist Las Vegas
Oregon
6/24/2016 Yong Zhao Seaside
10/14/2016 Dave Barry Humor Columnist Portland
12/1/2016 Mark Spitz Olympic Gold Medal Swimmer Salem
Utah
8/11/2016 John Medina Salt Lake City
9/20/2016 Ernie Hudson Salt Lake City
10/19/2016 Robert Reich Salt Lake City
10/21/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Sandy
11/9/2016 Peter Bogdanovich Actor / Director / Author Salt Lake City
4/14/2017 Ron Suskind Orem
Washington
5/2/2016 Erin Merryn Spokane
5/3/2016 Wes Moore Tacoma
5/3/2016 Erin Gruwell Inspirational Educator / Catalyst For Social Change Lakewood
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
9/15/2016 Ernie Hudson Tacoma
9/27/2016 Eric Boles Seattle
10/14/2016 Milton Chen Tacoma
10/15/2016 Sanjay Gupta, MD. Bellevue
2/7/2017 Temple Grandin Bellingham
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Illinois
5/12/2016 Alpana Singh Master Sommelier, Television Personality & Author Chicago
6/15/2016 John C. King Lincolnwood
7/8/2016 Alex Blumberg Chicago
7/11/2016 John Medina Chicago
8/3/2016 Carol Leifer Chicago
8/5/2016 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Chicago
8/14/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Chicago
9/14/2016 Richard D. Parsons Chicago
9/21/2016 Temple Grandin Lombard
10/7/2016 Salome Thomas-El Inspirational Teacher Quincy
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
10/25/2016 Joan Lunden Chicago
11/10/2016 Winona LaDuke Environmentalist / Political Activist Chicago
Indiana
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
10/17/2016 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
Iowa
8/17/2016 Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch US Army Retired Lieutenant Colonel / Education Advocate Council Bluffs
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
11/16/2017 Steve Pemberton Des Moines
Kansas
5/9/2016 Ju Ju Chang Television Journalist / Correspondent / Producer Overland Park
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
5/19/2016 Herman Boone Inspirational Football Coach Grand Rapids
5/25/2016 Tom Flick FORMER PRO-ATHLETE / BUSINESS CONSULTANT Saginaw
9/9/2016 Elliot Engel Scholar / Author / Playwright East Lansing
9/9/2016 Suzanne de Passe Legendary Motown Producer East Lansing
9/23/2016 Rye Barcott Lansing
10/18/2016 William Cope Moyers VP of External Affairs, Hazelden Foundations Kalamazoo
1/23/2017 Sheryl WuDunn East Lansing
3/6/2017 Peter Bogdanovich Actor / Director / Author Hillsdale
Minnesota
6/5/2016 Mara Liasson Journalist Minneapolis
6/22/2016 Yong Zhao Minnetonka
9/23/2016 John Zogby Leading Pollster Brainerd
10/14/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor Vardnais Heights
10/18/2016 Alan Page Supreme Court Justice / Former Professional Football Player Minneapolis
11/6/2016 Spike Lee Filmmaker St. Paul
1/18/2017 Wes Moore Golden Valley
Missouri
5/3/2016 Toni Blackman U.S. State Department's Hip-Hop Ambassador Kansas City
6/14/2016 Ron Suskind Jefferson City
7/20/2016 Herschel Walker Kansas City
7/22/2016 Wes Moore St. Louis
8/15/2016 Yong Zhao Liberty
9/8/2016 Zonya Foco America's Nutrition Leader Branson
10/10/2016 Leonard Pitts Award-Winning Columnist Kansas City
11/1/2016 Sonia Nazario Pulitzer Prize Winning Author / Journalist Springfield
11/22/2016 Rita Moreno Actor / Dancer / Singer St. Louis
1/19/2017 Michael Fullan Enterprises fso Michael Fullan Innovator and Leader in Teacher Education St. Louis
1/24/2017 Angela Davis Feminist / Writer Columbia
1/27/2017 Wes Moore St. Louis
2/17/2017 Yong Zhao Osage Beach
Nebraska
5/11/2016 Naomi Oreskes Geologist / Earth Sciences Historian Omaha
9/12/2016 Victor Rivas Rivers Child Advocate / Author / Actor La Vista
10/6/2016 Two Dog Limit Productions, Inc. f/s/o Tom Arnold Writer / Actor / Producer Omaha
2/28/2017 Wes Moore Omaha
North Dakota
6/16/2016 Michael Fullan Enterprises fso Michael Fullan Innovator and Leader in Teacher Education Bismarck
Ohio
5/10/2016 Erin Merryn Dayton
5/19/2016 Johnnetta B. Cole President, Bennett College for Women / Chair, United Way of America Akron
6/11/2016 Michael Eric Dyson Scholar / Best-Selling Author Cincinnati
8/12/2016 Geoffrey Canada Author / Children's Advocate Columbus
9/29/2016 Jeffrey Baxter National Security Advisor / Musician Columbus
9/29/2016 Sonia Manzano Maria on Sesame Street Dayton
10/3/2016 Wes Moore Wooster
10/4/2016 Wes Moore Columbus
10/7/2016 Sonia Sanchez Poet / Professor / Activist Delaware
10/13/2016 Steve Pemberton Cincinnati
10/13/2016 Vern Yip Designer, Trading Spaces Cincinnati
10/18/2016 Maureen Dowd New York Times Columnist / Pulitzer Prize-Winner Gambier
10/18/2016 Robin Wright Oxford
10/18/2016 Bill Rancic Dayton
10/27/2016 Temple Grandin Kent
11/2/2016 Wes Moore Sandusky
11/29/2016 Yong Zhao Hamilton
1/31/2017 Dan Rather Renowned Broadcast Journalist Dayton
3/14/2017 John Quinones Television News Personality Berea
South Dakota
8/19/2016 Erin Merryn Sioux Falls
9/21/2016 Naomi Klein Author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism Brookings
8/23/2017 Erik Wahl Artist / Motivational Speaker Sioux Falls
Wisconsin
5/19/2016 Mark Mayfield Elkhart Lake
6/16/2016 Dennis Snow Customer Service Expert Neenah
6/18/2016 Nomi Prins Custer
10/17/2016 John Quinones Television News Personality Milwaukee
10/19/2016 Jason Young Expert in Training & Development Madison
11/16/2016 Rick Steves Eau Claire
2/9/2017 Liz Seccuro Victim's Rights Activist Eau Claire
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Ontario
5/18/2016 Parag Khanna Toronto
9/1/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Toronto
10/28/2016 Chris Hedges Foreign Correspondent / Author Toronto
11/16/2016 Ralph Nader Presidential Candidate / Consumer Advocate Brantford
Australia
7/28/2016 John Medina North Melbourne
Brazil
7/25/2016 Mary Robinson Former President of Ireland / Founder of the Ethical Globalization Initiative Sao Paulo
Canada
5/11/2016 Steve Pemberton Vancouver
5/18/2016 Parag Khanna Toronto
6/20/2016 Rebecca Costa Edmonton
7/18/2016 Johnnetta B. Cole President, Bennett College for Women / Chair, United Way of America Montréal
9/1/2016 Carmen Rita Wong Toronto
10/28/2016 Chris Hedges Foreign Correspondent / Author Toronto
11/16/2016 Ralph Nader Presidential Candidate / Consumer Advocate Brantford
2/16/2017 David Sousa Educational Consultant / Former School Superintendent Calgary
2/23/2017 Temple Grandin Calgary
Cayman Islands
10/12/2016 Harry Markopolos Grand Cayman
Czech Republic
7/15/2016 Chris Hedges Foreign Correspondent / Author Lower Vitkovice, Ostrava
Denmark
6/16/2016 Sergei N. Khrushchev Copenhagen
England
5/10/2016 John Bruton Former Prime Minister of Ireland London
Guatemala
9/13/2016 Jared Cohen, LLC Antigua
India
6/26/2016 Jared Cohen, LLC Delhi
Ireland
5/27/2016 David Eisenhower Historian / Biographer / Teacher Dublin
5/20/2017 David Eisenhower Historian / Biographer / Teacher Dublin
South Korea
5/26/2016 Mikhail Gorbachev Former President of the Soviet Union / Nobel Laureate Jeju City
Netherlands
6/25/2016 Arun Gandhi Den Haag
6/26/2016 Sheryl WuDunn Den Haag
Nigeria
5/10/2016 Cesar Gaviria Former President of Colombia Abeokuta
Norway
6/6/2016 Gro Harlem Brundtland Former Director-General, World Health Organization Oslo
Peru
3/18/2017 Wade Davis Lima
Spain
11/16/2016 Parag Khanna Barcelona
5/2/2017 David Eisenhower Historian / Biographer / Teacher Madrid