Advancing racial equity beyond 2020
May 19 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Please join us for a collaborative racial equity conversation hosted by City Year Cleveland and City Year Columbus! This thought-provoking panel discussion will feature four experts in the diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging field (DEIB). This discussion will center on questions including:
How is the corporate community responding to current climate related to social unrest?
How did COVID affect marginalized communities?
What steps should nonprofits and the education sector take to elevate race/equity issues?
Strategies for students and families to social justice issues during this time?
Dr. Mark Lomax: Community Research and Grants Management Officer with The Columbus Foundation (Columbus, Ohio)
Priscilla Hammonds: Assistant Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion and Community Relations with Grange Insurance (Columbus, Ohio)
Greg Jones: Executive Vice President, Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer, KeyBank (Cleveland, Ohio)
Adrianne Fletcher, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
The panel will be moderated by Ralph Smithers, Assistant Vice President of Diversity and Community Relations with Encova Insurance. There will also be a Q&A portion for questions from the community.