25 min

Addressing Systemic Racism in Volunteer Organizations Now Look Inward (with Angela Connor)

    • Careers

In this episode, Angela spends time with DeShelia Spann, Worldwide Marketing Campaign Manager at Lenovo. With a ton of experience in corporate America and within national volunteer organizations, she sheds light on some of what these organizations are experiencing as they too attempt to effectively address systemic racism and support African Americans while facing many of the same challenges as corporate America. DeShelia touches on the importance of having a diverse friend circle, how it has shaped her own life and perspective and why she believes it could very well be a key to creating some of the change needed. In an interview that spans a myriad of topics, you'll hear stories from Angela and DeShelia that will make you think, and that you'll likely bring to conversations of your own.  

In this episode, Angela spends time with DeShelia Spann, Worldwide Marketing Campaign Manager at Lenovo. With a ton of experience in corporate America and within national volunteer organizations, she sheds light on some of what these organizations are experiencing as they too attempt to effectively address systemic racism and support African Americans while facing many of the same challenges as corporate America. DeShelia touches on the importance of having a diverse friend circle, how it has shaped her own life and perspective and why she believes it could very well be a key to creating some of the change needed. In an interview that spans a myriad of topics, you'll hear stories from Angela and DeShelia that will make you think, and that you'll likely bring to conversations of your own.  

25 min

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