National Disability Employment Awareness Month Kick-off

National Disability Employment Awareness Month Kick-off

David Rice
EDI Event
  • Event Date: 
    Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
  • Event Location: 
    Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater
  • Event Speaker(s): 
    • Crystal R. Emery
  • Event Host(s): 
    Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

About the Speaker - Ms. Emery among many things, works as a Public Engagement and Media Specialist, providing strategic planning for various institutions and community organizations. She has developed a systematic and comprehensive approach to ensuring a diverse workplace. Through the examination and review of the existing strategies, goals and values of her client company, she is able to provide individually tailored frameworks that change and improve an organizations culture. By utilizing the arts, she is able to provide a non-threatening and non-confrontational medium that will highlight the similarities reflected in the client's workforce and assist in changing mindsets within the organization.


  • Welcoming remarks from Debra Chew
  • Introduction of Speaker
  • Speakers remarks with Q&A
  • Closing remarks from Disability Program Strategist

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