The LIT Team



Mario Cobian (Los Angeles, CA) Founder of LIT College Tour and CEO of Cobian Marketing Group LLC. 20 year track record providing marketing and communications for global brands, mid-growth companies and leading non-profits including NASCAR, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority, Chrysler, IKEA,  American Cancer Society, SBS Broadcasting and Cox Communications, among others @MarioACobian @cobianMG

Board of Directors

Lynita Mitchell-Blackwell (Atlanta, GA) Esq., Attorney, CPA, #1 Amazon Bestselling Author, Publisher – Bold Favor Magazine, LTL Today TV/Radio Host. @lynitamb

Sonji Willingham, CEO, Premiere Transitional Services

Naibe Reynoso-Hodsden (Los Angeles, CA) multi-Emmy award-winning Journalist; background includes investigative reporting, TV production and entertainment reporting. A graduate of UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology with an emphasis on Psychology. @naibereynoso

Zayda Rivera (NYC, NY) Reporter for New York Daily News covering music, movies, television, breaking news, and gossip stories. Sr. writer for the NYDN’s monthly Hispanic supplement VIVA. @RiveraZayda

Lynette Correa-Velez (Chicago, IL) Youth, workforce and career development expert; M.Ed. in H.R.D. Graduate Student at the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign; Contributing Writer for Modern Latina. @cc4kidz

Marki-Lemons Ryhal (Chicago, IL) is a Real-Estate and Social Media industry leader who has trained over 35,000 individuals; Author of Social Media Ethics; Code of Ethics Speaker education. @MarkiLemons

Jazmin Beltran (Chicago, IL) Emmy award-winning journalist, TV news reporter at Univision, Educator at Northwestern University, Adviser at NoticieroNU, Mentor at Global Girl Media @jazminbeltran