Celebrating Leadership Excellence through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Join the Texas Diversity Council for our Virtual Texas DiversityFIRST
Best Practices & Awards! This program offers you the opportunity to learn and share diversity and inclusion best practices with other organizational leaders within your community.In addition to learning valuable takeaways that can help you enhance your internal D&I efforts, you will also be able to engage with individuals who represent a wide array of perspectives, businesses, and industries.

For questions or comments, please contact Kelsea Haught at [email protected] or Rheanna Randall at [email protected]

Houston, Texas

William Shaw

William Shaw

Associate Judge in the 436th District Court
Bexar County

Janet Fiore

Janet Fiore

CEO
The Sierra Group

Liz Cedillo-Pereira

Liz Cedillo-Pereira

Chief Equity & Inclusion Officer
City of Dallas

Individual DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Lina Hidalgo

Lina Hidalgo

Judge
Harris County

Individual DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Shokare Nakpodia

Shokare Nakpodia

Founding partner & President of the Marketing Agency the Mighty Group & DreamVoice
The Mighty Group/ Dream Voice

Individual DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Brion Oaks

Brion Oaks

Chief Equity Officer
City of Austin

Individual DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Melissa Timmons

Melissa Timmons

AVP-Sr. Business Development Officer
PNC Bank

Individual DiversityFirst Leadership Award

AIG

Corporate DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Brinker International, Inc.

Corporate DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Trellis Company

Corporate DiversityFirst Leadership Award

VIA Metropolitan Transit

Corporate DiversityFirst Leadership Award

Agenda

9:30a - 9:40a Welcome from the Texas Diversity Council
9:40a - 9:50a Overview of the Agenda and Virtual Details
9:50a - 10:00a Introduction of Keynote Speaker
10:00a – 10:30a Keynote Speaker
10:30a – 10:45a Virtual Break
10:45a - 11:00a Introduction of Panelists
11:00a - 12:00p PRIDE in the time of COVID-19
12:00p - 12:15p Recognition
12:15p - 1:00p Closing Remarks

Sponsored By

BRONZE

sponsor
$1250
  • Designated as a Bronze Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Quarter-page ad in the printed event program
  • 2 tickets to the summit

SILVER

sponsor
$2,500
  • Designated as a Silver Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Half-page ad in the printed event program
  • 4 tickets to the summit

GOLD

sponsor
$5,000
  • Designated as an Gold Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Gold Sponsor(s) will be included in recognition of 50% event proceeds donation to the Ohio Stem Learning Network
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Full-page ad in the printed event program
  • 8 tickets to the summit

PRESENTING

sponsor
$10,000
  • Designated as Presenting Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials – limited to two co-title organizations
  • Presenting Sponsor(s) will be included in recognition of 50% event proceeds donation to the Ohio Stem Learning Network
  • Presenting Sponsor(s) will be listed on all nametags, table tents, and signage during the event
  • Receive a formal plaque as Presenting Sponsor of the event
  • An opportunity to have a representative from your organization provide remarks to open or close the event (10 minutes)
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Two full-page ads in the printed event program
  • 16 tickets to the summit

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