We are excited to bring you a dynamic group of speakers for UVA Forward 2017. 

Throughout the day, you will be given the opportunity to hear from many of UVA's leaders, faculty members, and staff members who are striving each day to build a better experience for students, employees, patients, and the community.

Select the tabs on the left to learn more about the speakers for each session.

Master of Ceremonies

Mark Dunn, CPC MSL - Talent Strategy Officer, University Medical Center

The day will be kicked off and led by Mark Dunn, serving as Master of Ceremonies.  A certified executive coach, lean facilitator and inspiring professional speaker on leadership development, Mark has developed a niche in helping individuals grow in leadership capacity, team development and personal life change.  His engagement consulting work has been shared as best in practice across some of the top Healthcare organizations in the United States.  

Mark happily serves as leader of the UVA Medical Center’s Learning, Organizational Development and Reward & Recognition team that focuses primarily on supporting the development of an engaged workforce culture through a focus on developing commitment, high performing teams and leadership capability.

Personally, he founded Shield Consulting LLC, a coaching/consulting business that focused on the inspiration and development of non-profit organizations and small to mid-level business leaders.