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Diverse Leadership in Action: Taking Seats and Making Room

Thursday, April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am • Organized By Nonprofit Connect
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Whether you've held a leadership position for decades or you're an emerging leader still looking for your seat at the table, you play a role in creating a diverse and welcoming leadership team.


To date, leadership in the nonprofit sector does not yet reflect the communities we live in or the clients we serve. Fortunately, there are tangible steps we can take right now to start the long journey towards a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive leadership structure.


In this engaging live, online session, Dr. Shirley Davis will share strategies to help your organization put diverse leadership in action. Specific topics include:

·    Taking Seats: Emerging leaders will learn how to snag their seat and make it count; 

·    Making Room: Established leaders will learn how to help make room and maximize new voices from diverse perspectives;

·    Bringing up the next cycle of leaders: Once you have your seat, learn how to bring up the next generation of leaders behind you. 


About the Speaker

Dr. Shirley Davis, CSP, is an accomplished corporate executive, global workforce expert, leadership coach and best-selling author. With over 30 years of experience at Fortune 100 companies, she specializes in inclusive management strategies. Dr. Davis spoke at Nonprofit Connect in 2019 on 'Inclusion: Redefining Organizational Culture'. 
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