SAHRMA October Diversity Symposium: Allies: Strengthening Strategic Alliances

  • 19 Oct 2021
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Virtual Via Zoom or In Person at Norris Conference Center, 618 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78216


  • If unable to attend in person or virtually, a recording will be available


Allies: Strengthening Strategic Alliances

Diversity Speaker:

Devray Kirkland, Chief Diversity Officer, VP Diversity and Inclusion Cardinal   Health. Read Bio here....

Title: Diversity… It’s about more than just representation. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Discussing how diversity of thought breeds innovation
  • Discuss how diversity is critical to be able to represent the views of your end      users and/or customer
  • How are companies using metrics to measure impact

Equity Speaker:

Morgan Jones, Senior Manager of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging with Spurs Sports and Entertainment.  Read bio here....

Title: Elevating Equity: Asking the Right Questions 

Learning Objectives: By the end of this talk participants will have:

  a.   An understanding of how to operate from an equity lens as an ally when            developing policies, practices, programs, and behaviors

  b.   A list of critical thinking questions to implement when evaluating and elevating equity in the workplace

 c.   Practical examples of equity in action to implement to strengthen allyship 

Inclusion Speaker:

Brooke Kearney, who is the Chief Mission Officer with Morgan's Inclusion Initiative. Read Bio here...

Title: Inclusion in Action

Learning Objectives:

1. Be able to define and differentiate between inclusion and accessibility;

2. Learn the importance of Person-First Language and be able to differentiate between Person-First Language and Identity-First Language;

3. Be able to identify solutions for common barriers for people with disabilities.

APPROVED for 1.0 Professional Development Credit (PDC) through SHRM 

APPROVED for 1.0 (General) Recertification Credit through HRCI

Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

SAHRMA Member registration - $30
Non-Member registration $40
SAHRMA Student $10


BBQ Chicken and Brisket, potato salad, coleslaw and beans

Rolls with butter, Dessert,

freshly brewed iced tea and water station

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