Amelia Warren Tyagi is the Co-founder and President of Business Talent Group (BTG). With nine offices worldwide, BTG is the world’s leading marketplace for top independent professionals and serves 40% of the Fortune 100. Previously, Amelia co-founded HealthAllies, a venture capital-backed health benefits firm which was later acquired by United Health Group. She also worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company. She is the co-author of two best-selling policy books, The Two-Income Trap and All Your Worth. Amelia holds a BA from Brown University, and an MBA from the Wharton School. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three children. She also serves as chair of the board for Fuse Corps, a nonprofit organization that enables local government to more effectively address the biggest challenges facing urban communities.
Josh Fryday is the President of Golden State Opportunity, working to provide financial security to low-income working people throughout California. He served in the military as an Officer in the United States Navy (‘09-‘13) as a member of the Judge Advocate General’s Corps (JAG). He was also stationed in the Office of Military Commissions, working on the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba detainee cases, and testified before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on the closing of Guantanamo. Before serving in the Armed Services, Josh worked as a political advisor and organizer on local, state and national campaigns, including the 2004 and 2008 Presidential elections. Josh received his law degree from the UC Berkeley School of Law and his undergraduate degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of California, Berkeley. Prior to his current position, he served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for NextGen Climate, a leading national organization focused on climate change and clean energy.