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Breakfast for Champions: An Interactive Workshop on Taking the Next Step in Your D&I Work

Partners in Diversity

On April 14th, Travel Portland hosted Breakfast for Champions at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. Jeff Miller, President of Travel Portland, kicked off the discussion by sharing some of the great work that Travel Portland is doing advance workforce diversity in the region. Keesha Jean-Baptiste from Wieden+Kennedy, Kurt Jun from Portland General Electric and Tamara Kennedy-Hill from Travel Portland also shared some of the successes and challenges their organizations have faced on their diversity and inclusion journeys.

After listening to each speaker, attendees participated in rountable discussions with peers at a similar level of D&I work. Discussions were led by diversity and inclusion professionals who provided insight and recommendations to help attendees take the next step in their D&I efforts.