September 16, 2014
As CEO of Caterpillar, Doug Oberhelman leads a company that has grown beyond its agricultural equipment roots into the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. As CEO, he has been leading the way in growing the successful company and implementing ambitious plans for the future.
October 23, 2014
In writing “Why Women Still Can’t Have It All” for The Atlantic, Anne-Marie Slaughter not only penned the most read article in the history of the magazine but also helped spawn a renewed national debate on the continued obstacles to genuine full male-female equality. Currently, she serves as the President and CEO of the New America Foundation as well as being a highly regarded professor of politics and international affairs at Princeton University.
Dr. George Ayittey
November 14, 2014
Championing the position that Africa is poor because she is not free, Dr. George Ayittey has devoted his life to bettering conditions in African nations. As a Distinguished Economist in Residence at American University and the President of the Free Africa Foundation, Dr. Ayittey continues to dedicate his time to improving the lives of Africans.
Admiral Dennis Blair
December 16, 2014
Serving as both Director of National Intelligence under President Obama and as a board member of Freedom House, the independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion of freedom around the world, Admiral Dennis Blair has seen many sides of the security versus privacy debate. A Navy man to his core, Admiral Blair is a well-respected and decorated United States veteran.
January 14, 2015
As CEO of Hulman & Company, Mark Miles oversees everything from the Greatest Spectacle in Racing and the Verizon IndyCar Series to Clabber Girl Baking Powder. Miles is an accomplished Indianapolis businessman and large-scale sporting event planner with a recognized ability to transform organizations. Today, Miles is focusing on reshaping IndyCar’s marketing efforts, expanding the schedule, and taking the IndyCar brand to new heights.
February 17, 2015
As CEO of Indiana University Health, Dan Evans is at the forefront of an industry undergoing radical change. After graduating from the Indiana University School of Law, Evans made a name for himself in a variety of fields including a successful career as a partner with the law firm Baker & Daniels, now Faegre Baker & Daniels. In 2002 he was named the President and CEO of Indiana University Health (then Clarian Health), a statewide system of health services related to the Indiana University Medical School.
March 19, 2015
Beginning as a part-time package handler while still in school, Myron Gray is now the President of U.S. Operations for UPS. Armed with advanced management degrees from both INSEAD, a prestigious European business school, and the Yale School of Business, Gray navigated UPS into the twenty-first century by overseeing programs to improve logistics services, technology, and fuel efficiency.
April 9, 2015
Indianapolis Colts Head Coach Chuck Pagano has had a long, successful football career. In 2012, he was named the Head Coach of the Indianapolis Colts. However, only three games into the season, Pagano was diagnosed with leukemia, and forced to take a leave of absence. His cancer now in remission, he has earned several awards during his coaching years, including the 2013 George Halas Award and the Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation’s Game Ball Award, and is an inspiration to NFL fans, cancer patients, and everyday people across the nation.
May 7, 2015
With over 50 Emmy’s, 28 duPont-Columbia University Awards, 15 Peabody Awards, 11 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards, eight Television Critics Awards and eight Banff Television Awards, FRONTLINE is one of the most decorated shows in television history. David Fanning has been at the helm since the beginning. He began the show in 1983 with the intention to combine quality journalism with quality filmmaking.