Co-Founder and PresidentCompany: Forefront
Role: Session Presenter
2020 Conference Session:
Building Safe Spaces for Millennials of Color
Josuel Plasencia is a social entrepreneur, community leader and public speaker. He is the co-founder and president of Forefront.
Josuel has corporate experience in the areas of finance, business strategy and international development with Accenture, Goldman Sachs, EY, KPMG, BNY Mellon and the Boston Red Sox. He is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, Starting Bloc Fellow, and the youngest alumnus of the LeadBoston Leadership program. A thought leader in millennial engagement and diversity and inclusion, Josuel has spoken at renowned events and conferences, including speaking at the United Nations, Liberty Mutual, Deloitte, Columbia University and the ALPFA Convention. He also has been featured on NBC, ABC, PBS, C-SPAN and in The Wall Street Journal.
Josuel has a Bachelor of Science from Babson College. He currently sits on the Alumni Leadership Council of the National Academy Foundation and is a former board member at ALPFA, the largest Latino business association in the United States. Josuel enjoys dancing salsa, learning guitar, following the Mets and travel.