Meet Allie B. Latimer – Attorney, Civil Rights Activist and Humanitarian

Allie B. Latimer’s pursuit of opportunities for women is legendary. She made history in 1977 when she was the first woman and the first Black person appointed General Counsel of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), as well as the first woman to attain the GS-18 salary level at GSA, directing a staff of over 150 lawyers. After graduating from Hampton Institute, she volunteered for two years with the American Friends Service Committee, performing work in prisons and mental institutions. Continue reading Meet Allie B. Latimer – Attorney, Civil Rights Activist and Humanitarian

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Nation’s Top 25 Employee Resource Groups and Diversity Councils Honored at Orlando Conference

The Nation’s Top 25 Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), Business Resource Groups (BRGs) and Diversity Councils were honored at the 9th Annual ERG & Council Honors Award™ luncheon celebration today at the 2017 ERG & Council Conference  at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando. Taking top honors was the General Motors Employee Resource Group, followed by the Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Inclusion & Diversity Council and the Aramark Diversity Advisory Board. Continue reading Nation’s Top 25 Employee Resource Groups and Diversity Councils Honored at Orlando Conference

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Meet Catherine Gray, founder of the women’s empowerment group 360Karma

As a documentary film producer, Catherine Gray is passionate about telling the personal stories of fascinating people and the truths about what makes them tick. Last year Catherine launched a unique women’s empowerment community called 360Karma, which includes an annual Women’s Conference and weekly talk show exploring the traits of extraordinary women who have overcome adversity to find their authentic calling, become leaders in their fields and fulfilled in their lives. “Each time I’ve interviewed these powerful women, I’ve found common traits – ones that resonated with me on my own journey – ones I want to share,” she says. Continue reading Meet Catherine Gray, founder of the women’s empowerment group 360Karma

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