Event Details

HE Young Alumni Event: Purpose/Work/Career/Life Balance 4/4/19


As we navigate simultaneous transitions in life and work related to our jobs, families, and health, join our speakers to gain a fresh perspective and practical insights to help you lead with purpose, 
succeed at work, grow your career, and create the life you want. 

Bring your curiosity and questions to a conversation with 

 Reginald White ’80 and Nicole DelToro ’91

Purpose. How do I become my best self and help others?
Work. What are those unwritten rules?
Career. Where do I go for guidance?
Life Balance. How do I create the life I want?

Terry Horner ’92, PhD ’98 will moderate this lively conversation! 

April 4, 2019

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
6:00 – Social reception
6:40 – Program begins
8:00 – Event concludes

500 Eighth Street NW, Washington, DC 20004

$20 per person – includes beer, wine, hors d’oeuvres

RSVP by March 31 
or sooner, seating is limited!

Sponsored by the Human Ecology Young Alumni Council (HEYA)

Questions? Contact Human Ecology Alumni Affairs & Development at 607-255-7802 or heaad@cornell.edu

Speaker Bios

is Sr. Director, HR Strategy at Cornell University. In this role, he is responsible for helping to design the HR function of the future for Cornell. In addition, he provides coaching to faculty and staff on a variety of matters including leadership and diversity and inclusion.

Prior to joining Cornell, he was President of a consulting firm, Toran Enterprises, LLC that specialized in executive coaching, diversity and leadership development. In this role, he traveled extensively and facilitated sessions in South Africa, Amsterdam and London. His previous experience includes Merrill Lynch, as Vice President, Divisional Marketing Manager. Before joining Merrill Lynch, he spent a number of years at Fidelity Investments in various roles including Vice President, Marketing, Internal Management Consultant and Vice President, Human Resources.

Reginald is an active Cornell Alum currently serving as Immediate Past President, Human Ecology Alumni Board and member at large of Mosaic. He received his B.S. in Psychology at Cornell University and his Executive M.B.A. at Boston University.

NICOLE BISAGNI DELTORO ’91 is the Founder and President of Andrews & Cole, LLC, a Washington, DC area executive search and consulting firm. The firm provides services to Fortune 500 and emerging businesses in the technology, media, government contracting, hospitality, real estate and telecommunications industries.  The firm’s niche is in the area of finance and accounting professionals and executives including searches for Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Chief Audit Executive, Corporate Controller and Treasurer.  Nicole’s expertise includes executive search, career management and interviewing strategy, organizational development, and small business management.

Prior to founding Andrews & Cole, LLC, Ms. DelToro spent 6 years with a national search firm managing teams in South Florida and Washington, DC.  She previously served as an Assistant Director, Alumni Affairs for Cornell’s Southeast Regional Office.

Ms. DelToro is the Chair of the Committee on Alumni Affairs, and a member of the Composition and Board Governance Committee, as well as the Executive, Student Life and Finance Committees.  She is Co-Chair of the Washington DC Tower Club Committee, an active participant in the Class of 1991 Reunion Campaign, serving twice as Co-Chair in 2006 and 2011 and is past President of the Cornell Club of Washington.

As a first generation college student herself, Nicole is passionate about access and affordability to high quality educational and employment opportunities.

Ms. DelToro is married to Armando DelToro and together they have two sons, Colin and Andrew. She is an avid runner, baker, and golfer.