Deloitte executives attended a day-long summit hosted by President Barack Obama at the White House Thursday to discuss ways of helping low-income and disadvantaged students attend college.
Barry Salzberg, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd. CEO, and Owen Ryan, Deloitte & Touche LLP CEO of the AERS advisory practice, were slated to attend the event, the firm announced Wednesday.
Salzberg manages the firm’s executive committee and has been involved in programs aimed to promote education.
He is the board chairman of College Summit, United Way Worldwide Board of Trustees and chair emeritus of the YMCA of Greater New York.
Ryan is a member of the executive board and college summit, as well as a member of the New Jersey City University’s board of trustees.