Virtual Equality Lounge®: Moving From Conversation to Action
The conversation on equality doesn't stop — and right now, we need to urgently focus on how to fix the historic, systemic, and pervasive injustices faced by Black people in America every single day. Please join us for a series of virtual sessions focused on how to turn words into action, become true allies, and address racism head-on.
Monday, June 8 1PM - 1:45PM EDT Moving From Conversation to Action Nicole Alexander, Professor, Marketing & Technology, New York University and Former SVP Innovation, Ipsos Shaniqua McClendon, Political Director, Crooked Media Phil Allen, Jr., Pastor, Author, Filmmaker Jacqui Canney, Global Chief People Officer, WPP Shelley Zalis, CEO, The Female Quotient 4:30PM - 5:15PM EDT Harnessing the Power of Digital Content - Now and Always Morgan Lynzi, Founder, Well Damn Kavita Rai, Activist & Student, USC Múkami Kinoti Kimotho, Chief Girl Crusader, Founder & CEO, Royelles Inc Zoe Aerin, Student, USC Tuesday, June 9 10AM - 10:45AM EDT Want to be an Ally? Steps to True Allyship Todd Sears, Founder and CEO, Out Leadership Dr. Caroline Heldman, Executive Director, The Representation Project Azuka Anunkor, Senior Strategy Manager, Verizon Media Sherida McMullan, Inclusion & Diversity Lead, Lyft Ronda Carnegie, Chief Innovation Officer, The Female Quotient 1PM - 1:45PM EDT How to Have Uncomfortable Conversations About Race in the Workplace Judith Harrison, Senior Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, Weber Shandwick Tanya Joseph, Communications Consultant Joanna Peña-Bickley, Head of Research & Design, Alexa Devices, Amazon Cid Wilson, President & CEO, Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility Anna Blue, Chief Next Gen Officer, The Female Quotient 4PM - 4:45PM EDT Workplace Microaggressions: The Emotional Tax People of Color Pay Pooja Jain-Link, Executive Vice President, Center for Talent Innovation Ebony Thomas, SVP, Market HR and Diversity Strategy Executive, Bank of America Ginny Clarke, Director, Executive Recruiting, Google Melinda Briana Epler, Founder & CEO, Change Catalyst Laisha Dismuke, Human Capital Consultant Wednesday, June 10 10AM - 10:45AM EDT Don't Just Talk About It, Be About It: How to Put Antiracism into Practice Jill Wesley, Founder, Science + Soul of Speaking Karen Fleshman, Esq., She/ Her, Founder, Racy Conversations Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Camille John, SVP Underrepresented Talent Strategy Executive, Bank of America Amy Ahlers, Women's Leadership Expert, Speaker, Coach and Author 1PM - 1:45PM EDT Leadership is Not About a Title: How We Can Support Our Black Colleagues Esé Ighedosa, President, House of Athlete Aubrey Blanche, Global Head of Equitable Design & Impact, Culture Amp 4PM - 4:45PM EDT The Leadership Action Plan to Eliminate Racism Judith Williams, SVP, Global Head of People Sustainability & Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, SAP Laura Gates, Executive Coach/Leadership Trainer, Gates Group LLC Oona King, VP of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Snap Inc. Shareka L. Nelson, Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Mailchimp Zuhairah Scott Washington, SVP, Global Head of Strategic Partnerships, Expedia Group Shelley Zalis, CEO, The Female Quotient Thursday, June 11 10AM - 10:45AM EDT What Can We Do as Individuals to Make Meaningful Change Joyce Liu-Countryman, Film & TV Impact Producer, Eat With Me Productions Folayo Lasaki, Principal + Founder, Striped Elephant Marketing + Communications Isis Indriya, Founder, Living Village Culture 4PM - 4:45PM EDT It Starts at Home: How to Speak to Our Children About Racism Grace Harry, Joy Strategist Heather Anderson, Founder, The Mamahood Anna Blue, Chief Next Gen Officer, The Female Quotient Friday, June 12 10AM - 10:45PM Addressing the Pipeline Problem: Creating More Mentorship Opportunities for Black Women Julia Taylor Kennedy, Executive Vice President, Center for Talent Innovation Ahtis Davis, Executive Director, Advancing Black Pathways Program Manager, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Quincy Brown, PhD., Senior Director of Innovation Research, AnitaB.org & Co-Founder, Black ComputHER Lisa Skeete Tatum, Founder and CEO, Landit Tiara Ramos, Manager, Talent Management and Culture, HR Ad Sales, NBCUniversal Ronda Carnegie, Chief Innovation Officer, The Female Quotient 1PM - 1:45PM EDT Race and Money: Building Wealth and Assets Hope Taitz, CEO, ELY Capital Toye Wigley, Marketing Director, Chase Kedra Newsom Reeves, Managing Director & Partner, Boston Consulting Group More speakers to be announced soon. Please check in for more updates on The Female Quotient social channels @FemaleQuotient.
All conversations can be accessed through this link HERE.