WiM NC | Navigating Conversations: Diversity, Inclusion & Racial Empathy

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM (EDT)
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WiM North Carolina presents
Navigating Conversations: Diversity, Inclusion & Racial Empathy

Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Time: 4 - 5:30 PM ET

Where: Zoom

Cost to attend
WiM Member: FREE!
Nonmember: $10.00

During these trying times in our nation and in our corporations, everyone has questions, concerns and are seeking some a sense of clarity about how to support our fellow African American co-workers.

Erin Welken of John Deere and Leandra Young of Corning Optical Communications will sit down together for an interactive virtual session and also provide a safe space to answer member-provided challenging questions. They will candidly discuss their personal experiences in their respective manufacturing environments as it relates to diversity, inclusion and developing racial empathy – for African Americans and others.

We can't wait to see you there!
Meet Our Speakers
Erin Welken

Supply Base Manager - Castings
Manager, Business Process Improvement – Supplier Quality
John Deere

Leandra Young

Lead Manufacturing Receiver
Site Performance Excellence Champion
Corning Optical Communications - Newton Cable Plant

For More Information:

Leandra Morris Rucker
Leandra Morris Rucker
Global Innovation Project Manager Novanta (267)317-5061
Individual Professional