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Business Survival Toolkit Series: Special Edition Installment on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

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On June 23, the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce hosted a special edition event in our Business Survival Toolkit Series: Diversity, Inclusion & Equity: What can companies do to help support diversity, inclusion & equity in the workplace and how can companies be an ally in the Black Lives Matter movement. 

Expert panelists included: 

  • Teree Caldwell-Johnson – CEO at Oakridge Neighborhood
  • Deidre DeJear – Owner of Caleo Enterprises
  • Renee Hardman – CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa and West Des Moines City Councilwoman
  • Mike McCoy – CEO at NCMIC
  • Angela Jackson – Attorney, Entrepreneur, Management Consultant and Owner of The Great Frame Up
  • Sanjita Pradhan – Chair of the West Des Moines Human Rights Commission and Program Director at the Greater Des Moines Partnership
  • Sandrah Nasimiyu – Global Health Studies Major at the University of Iowa