Upcoming Coles Events
Join us for an opportunity to connect with Coles College departments, faculty, student organizations, and campus partners. Learn more about all Coles has to offer, and how you can engage with the campus community!
Date and Time
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Tetley Leadership Series
Michelle Gethers serves as Chief Diversity Officer and Head of Corporate Responsibility for Visa. She leads the company’s global strategy for growth in inclusive and diverse talent, social impact and environmental sustainability. Prior to joining Visa, Michelle served as the President and CEO at United Way of Greater Greensboro where she and her team focused on partnerships to end poverty. Michelle also held a variety of roles over 21 years at American Express, including Senior Vice President and General Manager of Card Operations. She also has experience as an entrepreneur with a consulting firm, as a certified public accountant, and as an author.
Michelle’s accomplishments and career have been featured in Ebony, Black Enterprise, Working Mother, Biz Life, Triad Business Journal’s 2017 Most Admired CEO and 2021 Leader in Diversity, and as a speaker at two regional TEDxGreensboro talks.
Michelle currently serves on the board of directors for Wyndham Championship PGA Tour and the Board of Trustees for her alma mater, Long Island University.
"The NEXT Level: Perspectives on Leadership Now and into the Future"
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Prillaman Hall HS1000
All-Access SeriesMeet Atlanta area employers, learn about the company culture, hiring trends, and more.
Tetley Lecture SeriesBringing Atlanta’s great business minds to students, faculty, staff and alumni.