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May 2019 Member Meeting

May 21, 2019
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
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Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
http://www.lewisginter.org/
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This professional development session will help participants to foster relationships characterized by respect and appreciation for difference. More specifically, the workshop will help participants better understand their own identities and values as well as those of their colleagues and of the clients they serve. Attendees will leave the program with enhanced knowledge in diversity awareness and bias reduction with the motivation and skills necessary to continue working on these issues.

Our Speaker

Charm Bullard - Director of Programs Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities

Charm Bullard is Director of Programs at the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC), an organization that works with schools, businesses, and communities to achieve success through inclusion. In her role, she designs and facilitates educational programs on diversity and inclusion for middle schools, high schools, colleges, workplaces, and community groups. Charm particularly specializes in VCIC’s higher education, workplace, and community programming. Charm has over 10 years of experience working in a collegiate setting. Prior to joining VCIC, she worked in student affairs on collegiate campuses throughout the Southeast. It was during that time that she found her passion for encouraging and supporting diversity and inclusion. Charm is the founder of the Connecting Women of Color Conference at the University of Richmond, which has been featured in Women in Higher Education and Essence magazines. She has facilitated over two dozen conference presentations on varying topics throughout her career. Charm received her Bachelor’s degree in English from Lander University and her Master’s degree in Education with an emphasis on College Student Affairs Administration from the University of Georgia.

 

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$0.00 May 2019 member meeting

$35.00 May 2019 BP or Guest Ticket