Greetings from the Founder,

Dennis Kennedy

Dennis KennedyAs the founder of the National Diversity Council, I would like to welcome you to the second edition of the 2015 Louisiana Diversity Council Newsletter. We are very excited about the upcoming year and the events we have planned for our community. Our most popular undertaking, the New Orleans Women in Leadership Symposium, was held on April 21, with over 100 professionals in attendance.

Louisiana Diversity Council Hosts Inaugural Event in Baton Rouge

Maggie QuinlanThe Louisiana Diversity Council hosted its Inaugural Women in Leadership Symposium on April 22,2015 in Baton Rouge. This half-day event brought together a diverse mix of successful women leaders who, through the discussion of topics relevant to today's issues, educated, inspired and encouraged women amongst various industries to reflect on their own goals and status as they continue to strive to advance within their organizations.

4 inclusion tips learned from Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz

In the comfort of your own home and around your close friends and family, you become accustomed to your own traditions and practices. It may be taking your shoes off before entering a room or praying before a meal, but whatever it is, it becomes part of who you are and what you know.


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June 23, 2015 Diversity Best Practices Meeting

September 26, 2015 Young Women's Leadership Symposium

November 9, 2015 Healthcare Diversity Summit

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