Congratulations on 25 Years from The Winters Group

By The Winters Group Founder and CEO Mary-Frances Winters and President and COO Mareisha N. Reese of The Winters Group, Inc., commend Jim Rector and the team from Profiles in Diversity Journal® on 25 years of advancing the conversation on diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice! It is thanks to the support of Profiles in Diversity… Read the full article

Support Asian dance by joining forces with Gold Standard Arts Foundation

By Phil Chan After the horrific shooting in Atlanta in 2021 that claimed the lives of six Asian women, it felt like the entire dance community turned to my co-founder Georgina Pazcoguin and I for leadership. What’s the hashtag? What’s the action item? This is not a role we expected to play when we founded… Read the full article

DEI and Human Resources: An Uneasy Partnership

By Rohini Anand The relationship between Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and Human Resources (HR) teams can be fraught. This is in part because the role of DEI is to highlight challenges and gaps in the talent life cycle. HR can view this as DEI agents criticizing their work without a complete understanding of HRs… Read the full article

2024-25 International Affairs Fellowship Programs – Council on Foreign Relations

Title: 2024-25 International Affairs Fellowship ProgramsAgency: Council on Foreign Relations The Council on Foreign Relations is seeking applicants for its 2024-25 International Affairs Fellowship programs. These six programs enable U.S. citizens who are mid-career professionals with a demonstrated interest in foreign policy to gain experience in a new environment in the United States, Canada, Europe,… Read the full article

The 2023 Latino Leadership Awards

The 3rd Annual Latino Leadership AwardsPDJ Salutes our Third Class of Latino LeadershipAward Winners For 25 years Profiles in Diversity Journal has honored outstanding individuals who have blazed new trails, welcomed challenges, mentored others, advanced diversity and inclusion in the workplace and the community, and excelled in their chosen fields. Now, PDJ is honoring Latino… Read the full article

The 2023 Diversity Leader Awards

The 15th Annual Diversity Leader AwardsPDJ Celebrates the Creativity and Commitment of this Year’s Diversity Leader Award Recipients Every year, since PDJ began celebrating organizations and individual Diversity Leaders who are committed to taking diversity to the next level, we have been impressed and encouraged by their commitment, their intelligence, and their creativity. The Diversity… Read the full article

Reggie Willis – Ally Financial, Inc.

Reggie WillisExecutive Director and Chief Diversity Officer Ally Financial, Inc.Headquarters: Detroit, MichiganIndustry: Financial ServicesCEO: Jeffrey J. BrownWebsite: Credentials: M.B.A., Queens University; B.A., College of Holy Cross DEI is a core value at Ally and the financial services company doesn’t hide its light. Leadership holds media interviews and meetings with other leaders within the industry… Read the full article

Roshan Rajkumar – Bowman and Brooke LLP

Roshan RajkumarManaging Partner, Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair Bowman and Brooke LLPHeadquarters: Minneapolis, MNIndustry: Law FirmCEO: Paul Cereghini, Firm ChairWebsite: Credentials: University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.; Australian National University; M.A., Boston College, B.A. This firm works hard to fight complacency in DEI work and sees both a lack of focus and complacency as… Read the full article

Satra Sampson-Arokium – Dechert LLP

Satra Sampson-ArokiumChief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer Dechert LLPHeadquarters: Philadelphia, New YorkIndustry: Law FirmCEO: Henry N. NassauWebsite: Credentials: Masters of Public Administration, Marist College; B.A., State University of New York at Albany Philosophy: In the words of author and activist Maya Angelo, “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did… Read the full article

William Heath – Lilly Research Laboratories-Eli Lilly and Company

William HeathGroup Vice President- Medicines Innovation Hub, Lilly Research Laboratories Lilly Research Laboratories-Eli Lilly and CompanyHeadquarters: Indianapolis, INIndustry: Pharmaceutical research and development, manufacturing and commercializationCEO: Dave Ricks and Dan Skovronsky, executive vice president, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer and President of Lilly Research LaboratoryWebsite: Credentials: Ph.D., The Rockefeller University Philosophy: Believes in “the coalition… Read the full article