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2021 D&I Symposium: Meet Eric Yarwood, Featured Speaker

The BNP is pleased to welcome Eric Yarwood, Executive Director, Education Collaborative of WNY as a featured speaker at our 2021 D&I Symposium: DEI at Work.

We will be helping you get to know each presenter, panelist, and moderator in the weeks ahead, leading up to the 4th Annual D&I Symposium on June 8th – get your tickets here.

2021 D&I Symposium Speaking Topic: Mentorship Matters & ERGs Enrich 

Presentation Highlights

  • Panel conversation on the role Mentorships and Employee Resource groups play in creating environments of equity.
  • Learn how Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) build community and relationships, resulting in increased engagement.     

BIO:

Eric Yarwood is the Executive Director of the Education Collaborative of WNY (EdCo).  He previously was the Assistant Director of Technology Integration at EdCo and a Social Studies Teacher.  Eric has a master’s degree in education and a bachelor’s degree in history from the University at Buffalo.  He has been leading the EdCo partner school’s diversity, equity and inclusion efforts for the last three years and was a 2020 BBF IDEA Award recipient. 

 

 Attend the 2021 D&I Symposium

Our 4th Annual Diversity & Inclusion Symposium will feature national experts on D&I sharing their knowledge on subjects such as implicit bias, building an inclusive culture, and the best practices for D&I initiative implementation.

KEYNOTE: Angela Glover Blackwell Founder in Residence at PolicyLink and nationally recognized leading voice in the movement for equity in America.

This half-day event will feature workshops and break-out sessions with actionable next steps for attendees to take away.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
11:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. EDT
Register to Attend Here

See Full Event Details & Agenda Here

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