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SRKA March Breakfast Meeting - The Role of HR in Implementing Diversity and Inclusion

  • Thursday, March 19, 2020
  • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Kenosha Country Club 500 13th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53141

Registration

  • Non-members may attend this event. Price includes breakfast. Save on the price of this ticket by joining as a member to get Member pricing of $15.

    If you are thinking about joining, our membership fee is $60 and regular events are $15. Join first, we'll approve your membership and then you can register at the member price!
  • This ticket type includes admission to the event and breakfast.
  • Meeting includes breakfast.
  • Attend this meeting for free for referring a new member!
  • Prospective members who have a sincere interest in joining SRKA may attend one meeting for free when referred by a Board Member. May not be used by current or former Members.

The Role of HR in Implementing Diversity and Inclusion

This event has been cancelled

The focus on implementing diversity and inclusion in the workplace has been heightened probably more now than at any time than in the past. Organizations around the country are beginning to realize how important diversity and inclusion is to recruiting and retaining a strong and innovative workforce. The question is often asked whose role within the organization is it to take ownership and drive accountability within leadership to create equitable and inclusive workplaces. Should it be HR and if so, what role are they expected to have? These questions need to be examined and clarified if an organization wants to enhance employee engagement, improve brand and drive employee performance.

During our session we will examine:

• Defining HR’s role in diversity and inclusion

• What can HR do in making D&I a priority on the C-Suites radar when it appears to be slow in coming

• Gaining insight into strategies and areas of focus that HR should consider to help drive D&I forward within their organizations


Speaker Biography:

Alvin C. Hill, Jr. is currently the Senior Director of Diversity and Cultural Competence for The Milwaukee Center for Independence. Al has been employed at MCFI since September of 2004 and was promoted into his current role in September of 2006, and in this role, is responsible for the overall planning, implementation and oversight of MCFI’s workforce and supplier diversity strategies and initiatives with direct oversight of the agency’s MCFI Diversity Team as well as two employee resource groups. Under his leadership, MCFI was awarded and The Wisconsin State SHRM Diversity Advocate Award in 2010 and 2016.

Al began his HR career in Affirmative Action and Diversity in the Wisconsin Army National Guard where he served for 25 years with 10 years as the Chief of the Equal Opportunity section for the 32D Separate Infantry Brigade. 

Al is a published author in HR Focus Magazine with an article entitled: “Ten Strategies for Managers in a Multicultural Workforce.”

Al received his AAS Degree in Marketing from Milwaukee Area Technical College and is a graduate of the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute.

This session is pending for SHRM Professional Development Credits (PDCs) and HRCI re-certification credits.  

                         

Do you want to receive member pricing for this event?  

Be sure to join SRKA as a member or renew your prior membership BEFORE you register.  If you have been a member in the past and your membership has lapsed, you'll save $10 on this meeting by renewing your membership first and then registering for this event as a Member.  Memberships and renewals for lapsed members are generally processed within 24 hours.

Would you like to attend for Free?  Refer an HR friend or colleague to SRKA.  If they join and list you as a referral on their application, you will receive 2 free meetings!  We will send you a special coupon code to enter when registering for your next meeting.

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If you have any issues joining or renewing on-line, please contact Jane Kurylo at jkurylo1@wi.rr.com or 414-217-6700. 

Please note:  

  • Please note that memberships and event registrations are for individuals and are not refundable or transferable.  Please do not send a friend or colleague in your place. 
  • We appreciate the courtesy of being notified if your plans change and you are unable to attend.  Refunds or credits will not be issued in the event of a cancellation. 
  • Once on-line registration closes, last minute requests to attend depend on availability.  Any approved last minute requests must be paid by credit card prior to the event.
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