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More than ever Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) "think tanks" are needed to grow and expand inside of corporate and nonprofit organizations. It's the smart way to capacity build for cross cultural understanding no matter how large or small the enterprise. They are doing just that at May Institute, a leading national organization for Autism.
Roundtable Speakers Julia Burgess and Jenitza Camacho will walk us through the D&I system established at May Institute to help you determine the best course of action for your organization. Come here "Building A D&I Initiative Inside Your Organization" at the November 1st Multicultural Conference. You'll leave with new knowledge and a better understanding of how our cultural connections matter more than ever.
About Our Roundtable Speakers
Julia A. Burgess holds the position of Senior Director of Corporate and Strategic Communications at May Institute, where she also holds a joint appointment at the National Autism Center, a program of May Institute. Julia previously served as Co-chair of the organization’s Diversity and Inclusion Council.
Julia works to advance the mission of May Institute, enhance its international reputation, increase visibility and awareness of its services and resources, and position the organization to meet business objectives. Previously, Julia held public relations positions at Schwartz Communications, now MSLGROUP, and The American Red Cross of Massachusetts Bay.
Over the past 13 years, she has been a key member of teams that have received 50+ prestigious industry awards in healthcare and marketing communications. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from Emerson College, and masters degrees in Business Administration and in International Management from the University of Massachusetts, Boston.
Jenitza Z. Camacho is an In-Home Behavior Consultant at May Institute. Jenitza trains parents, caregivers, and family members on how to implement individualized strategies that will help them prevent and/or manage their youth’s problem behaviors at home and in the community. Jenitza currently chairs the Training subcommittee of May Institute’s Diversity and Inclusion Council.
Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Jenitza holds a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and graduate certification in Applied Behavior Analysis. A licensed Psychologist in Puerto Rico, she previously worked as an Associate Professor at the University of Puerto Rico, and the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico. She served as a member of the Ethics committee of the Puerto Rico Psychological Association.
Jenitza proudly supports athletes participating in rhythmic gymnastics and is an advocate for the mental health of these young women athletes.
Compelling Keynote Speakers. Distinguished Panel Presenters. Robust Roundtable Speakers. All are waiting for you at the November 1st Multicultural Conference. Bring your staff, your team, and your emerging leaders. Your registration automatically makes you a MEMBER of the Multicultural Symposium Series (MSS).
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The smart choice for inquisitive professionals and diversity advocates worldwide.
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