SOURCE: National Diversity Council
HOUSTON, April 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - DiversityFirstTM will be hosting the 17th Annual National Diversity and Leadership Conference on April 21-22 and April 28-29, 2021. The conference will be held virtually with this year’s theme being “Be a Changemaker”. The four-day conference will honor a number of diverse talent from different industries.
In celebration of diversity and inclusion in the workplace, we want to honor women in the C-Suite (CEO, CFO, COO, Senior Executives, etc) from top companies who endeavor to improve not just their departments and companies, but their communities as well. Now we celebrate their hard work and progressive initiatives that serve to make the gender gap in the C-Suite just that much smaller.
To see the full list of the 2021 awardees please visit; Home | 2021 Power 50
About The National Diversity & Leadership Conference
With thousands of attendees, the 2021 National Diversity & Leadership Conference remains one of the largest diversity conferences in the nation. Offering extraordinary networking opportunities, professional development, and critical conversations surrounding diversity and inclusion, attendees are able to curate their experience for optimal learning and growth. This year’s conference will take place virtually on April 21-22 and 28-29. More information about the Diversity & Leadership Conference is available at their website.
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Vice President of Inclusion and Diversity, Best Buy Co.
Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources, AT&T
SVP, Chief Talent Acquisition and Workforce Strategy Officer, TIAA
SR. Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Ballclub
Senior Vice President & Chief Accounting Officer, EOG
SVP, State Farm
Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
General Manager, Microsoft
Carissa De Santis
Chief Sustainability Officer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility, AT&T Foundation Chair, AT&T Services, Inc.
Executive Vice President, Chief Brand Officer, Bed Bath & Beyond
SVP, Legal, Dell
EVP, Chief People Officer, Walmart
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Dr. Shehnaaz Suliman
President & COO, Alector
Chief Legal Officer, Macy’s Inc.
SVP, Relationship Management, AIG Retirement Services
CMO, DoubleCheck Solutions
Chief Information Security Officer, HP
SVP, Listener Experiences & Product and Design, Sirius XM Pandora
Partner, Bracewell LLP
VP, National Engagement & Strategy & Chief Sustainability Officer, Duke Energy
Executive Vice President of Technology Strategy & Business Operations, WarnerMedia
Katie Beirne Fallon
Executive VP & Chief Global Impact Officer, McDonald’s
Katrina S. Lindsey, CCEP
SVP, Deputy General Counsel & CCO, The ODP Corporation
SVP & CCO, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Chief Transformation Officer, Broadcom
Lily Yan Hughes
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SVP & CCO, Southwest Airlines Company
SVP & Chief Information Security Officer, Cardinal Health
VP, Chief Sales Enablement Officer, IBM Global Sales
SVP of Growth Acceleration, PepsiCo North America
SVP, HR, AECOM
Mary Carol Alexander
Vice President, South Region and US Sponsor, Microsoft
Mary Jane Melendez
Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, General Mills
Chief Marketing Officer, Unitas Global
CIO, Principal Financial Group
CPO, American Express Global Business Travel
Rebecca Perlmutter Finkel
Senior Vice President of HR Operations, XPO Logistics, Inc.
SVP Corporate Investment Bank (CIB) Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Wells Fargo
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Vanessa Allen Sutherland
EVP & Chief Legal Officer, Norfolk Southern Corporation
SVP, Head of Global Corporate Citizenship & President, Fiserv Cares Foundation
Senior VP, Global Treasurer & Head of Global Business Excellence, the Kraft Heinz Company
KEYWORDS: inclusive work environment, diversity, inclusion, diversity and inclusion, equity, National Diversity Council