Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Building a Stronger Community

The League of Women Voters of Johnson County is fully committed to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in principle and in practice. DEI are central to our success in engaging all individuals, households, communities and policymakers in creating a more perfect democracy. Join us as we start the discussion of how to harness the power of DEI to increase the League’s social impact work in our community.

Speakers:
Tricia Bushnell is the executive director of the Midwest Innocence Project and chairs the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Working Group for the Innocence Network Executive Committee. She is also a member of the Diverse Business Committee of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.

Tom Alonzo is the 2nd District representative to the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas, Advisory Commission on Human Relations and Disability Issues. He also serves as secretary of Equality Kansas-Metro KC, a statewide grassroots organization working to end discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity

This event sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Johnson County is free and open to the public.

Come at 8:30 a.m. for coffee and treats. The presentation will begin at 9 a.m.

March 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Location

Atonement Lutheran Church

9948 Metcalf,

Overland Park, 66212

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