Building an Inclusive Culture with Intention

This material was originally shared with attendees of BNP’s 2021 D&I Symposium. Melissa Donaldson, Chief Diversity Officer at Wintrust Community Bank, presented “Building an Inclusive Culture with Intention” on our Mainstage.  Her presentation is summarized here. To watch the original presentation, visit here. It is the question we hear most often at the BNP

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Mary Owusu BNP Athena Award Recipient

Diversity and Inclusion in STEM: How to Move Forward

Each year, the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award is given to an emerging leader who demonstrates excellence in their career and devotion to improving the community through serving as role models for other young women. This year’s recipient is Mary Owusu, vice president (partner), director of digital strategy and analytics

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Racial Equity Roundtable

Buffalo’s Great Opportunity: Building Diversity in the Workforce

Buffalo’s renaissance is here and real.   The opportunity for us to thrive as a region of tomorrow depends upon our ability to create equity. The Community Foundation has led and staffed the Racial Equity Roundtable, a group of committed people looking to change the unfortunate economic reality of too many

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