The Intersections of Allyship

Join the Ohio Diversity Council for our Virtual LGBTQ+ Unity Summit! This program offers you the opportunity to learn and share diversity and inclusion best practices with other organizational leaders within your community. In addition to learning valuable takeaways that can help you enhance your internal D&I efforts, you will also be able to engage with individuals who represent a wide array of perspectives, businesses, and industries. #ConnectingPRIDE

For questions or comments, please contact Laura Grajczyk at [email protected]

Columbus, OH

David Johns

David Johns

Executive Director
National Black Justice Coalition

Meredith Campbell

Meredith Campbell

Sr. Consultant/LGBTQ+ ERG Chair
Libbey Inc.

Elijah Jones

Elijah Jones

Manager of Treatment Services
Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Lucas County

Scott Kirkendall

Scott Kirkendall

Consultant, Competitive Intelligence
Nationwide Insurance

Dionne Miller

Dionne Miller

Operations Learning Manager
Nationwide Insurance

Nicole Wagoner

Nicole Wagoner

Strategic Account Executive
UnitedHealthcare

AJ Leu

AJ Leu

Diversity and Career Development Director in the College of Communication
Kent State University

Agenda

8:00a - 8:30a Registration, Breakfast, and Networking
8:30a - 8:50a Welcome & Opening Remarks
8:50a - 9:40a LGBTQ+ and Ally ‘101’ Training
Siobhan Boyd-Nelson (Development Director - Equality Ohio)
9:40a - 9:50a Break
9:50a - 10:45a Business, HR, and ERG Best Practices Panel
10:45a - 11:00a Audience Q&A session
11:00a - 11:35a Ally & Language Exercise
11:35a - 11:40a Closing Remarks

For questions or comments please contact Kate Padula at [email protected].

Sponsor

Award Nomination

Deadline for nominations is April 30, 2021

BRONZE

sponsor
$1250
  • Designated as a Bronze Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Quarter-page ad in the printed event program
  • 2 tickets to the summit

SILVER

sponsor
$2,500
  • Designated as a Silver Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Half-page ad in the printed event program
  • 4 tickets to the summit

GOLD

sponsor
$5,000
  • Designated as an Gold Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials
  • Gold Sponsor(s) will be included in recognition of 50% event proceeds donation to the Ohio Stem Learning Network
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Full-page ad in the printed event program
  • 8 tickets to the summit

PRESENTING

sponsor
$10,000
  • Designated as Presenting Sponsor of the summit; this designation will be on the event webpage, all pre-event and event online and email promotional material, and printed event materials – limited to two co-title organizations
  • Presenting Sponsor(s) will be included in recognition of 50% event proceeds donation to the Ohio Stem Learning Network
  • Presenting Sponsor(s) will be listed on all nametags, table tents, and signage during the event
  • Receive a formal plaque as Presenting Sponsor of the event
  • An opportunity to have a representative from your organization provide remarks to open or close the event (10 minutes)
  • Professional photographs of event for organizational use
  • Two full-page ads in the printed event program
  • 16 tickets to the summit

#ConnectingPRIDE