Community Powerhouse Corry Joe Biddle of FUEL Milwaukee will serve as our Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Professional Development Conference on September 21, 2019!
Corry Joe serves as the Vice President of Community Affairs for the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC), promoting the association’s interest in making Milwaukee a distinct place to live, work and do business. She is the Executive Director of FUEL Milwaukee, the MMAC’s community engagement organization targeting New Milwaukeeans and young professionals.
She is responsible for the oversight and development of programs, services, and events benefiting FUEL’s 7,000 members and 60 corporate sponsors. Formerly the executive director of America’s Black Holocaust Museum, Corry Joe offers a unique perspective on the relationship between diversity, economic development, and professional networking.
Corry Joe graduated from Mount Mary College with degrees in business administration and professional writing and has earned a certificate of leadership from the Cardinal Stritch African American Leadership Program (AALP). She is the recipient of the US Postal Service’s Growing Leadership Award, has been honored as one of the Milwaukee Business Journal’s Forty Under 40, and was also named a “Rad Woman” of 2016 by the Greater Milwaukee Women’s Fund.