Meet Your Panelists

Eleazar Gutierrez

Eleazar Gutierrez

Senior Community Affairs Specialist at Panasonic North Americas

Eleazar leads Panasonic’s efforts on employee volunteer and community affairs engagement with nonprofits and social impact investing. Eleazar enables hundreds of employee volunteers to make meaningful contributions and supports nonprofits with investment from the Panasonic Foundation and employees in the Newark, NJ area. He also co-chairs Panasonic’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Employee Council.

His dedication to working with corporate partners, community organizations, and the Latino community at large has helped him build meaningful partnerships among nonprofits and corporate partners. Eleazar is an alumnus of the 2019 American Express Leadership Academy in partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership and the 2018 Pro-Inspire Fellowship.

Eleazar Gutierrez

Marissa O’Rourke

Program Manager on the Global Impact team at ServiceNow

Marissa is the Manager of Global Impact at ServiceNow, an organization that is making the world of work, work better for people. The cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital workflows that create great experiences and unlock productivity for employees and the enterprise.

Highly energetic, enthusiastic, and with a drive towards making the world a better place, Marissa oversees employee engagement for the 16,000+ employees based in and around 80+ offices around the world, focused on volunteering and donation efforts. She is also a proud board member for the Quakes Foundation and the San Jose Downtown Association (SJDA).

Eleazar Gutierrez

Monica Garrett

Director of Community Relations, LexisNexis® Risk Solutions

Monica is responsible for the volunteer and philanthropy programs at LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a data and analytics company with approximately 9,000 employees, headquartered in Alpharetta, GA. She works with nonprofits, schools, and municipalities to provide opportunities for the company and its employees to support communities with volunteer hours and financial resources.

Throughout her career, Monica has led strategy and execution for corporate philanthropy and employee volunteer programs. She also has tremendous experience in building diversity & inclusion initiatives through employee resource groups.

Sarah Atkinson

Sarah Atkinson

Director, Environmental, Social & Governance, Micro Focus

Sarah is responsible for embedding ESG into Micro Focus’ strategy, operations, financial decisions, and culture to better position Micro Focus for the long term with customers, investors, employees, and stakeholders. She also aligned the company’s global volunteering and nonprofit partnerships under the social impact goal of helping communities succeed in their digital future.

Sarah is a founding supporter of the WISE Campaign’s People Like Me Digital, which aims to influence 200,000 young girls to consider a career in STEM. In 2021, she was named in the Computer Weekly 100 Most Influential Women in Technology for the fifth consecutive year. A regular commentator on STEM, equality, and inclusion topics, she has appeared on BBC News, BBC World, and other publications.

Meet Your Moderator

Abhishek Humbad

Founder and CEO of Goodera

Abhishek is the founder and CEO of Goodera, a CSR, volunteering and sustainability management platform used globally by corporations, foundations, governments, non-profits, and employees to improve ESG performance and achieve Sustainability Goals. Abhishek has been part of Forbes 30 under 30, MIT Innovators under 35, and is a leader in the evolution of responsible and sustainable business.

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